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Philadelphia Inquirer’s 2019 Influencers of Healthcare

Tarik S. Khan, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, recipient of The Philadelphia Inquirer’s Influencer of Healthcare award for Excellence in Volunteerism. This recognition honors Philadelphia’s leading healthcare professionals who make a difference in their patient’s lives and the collective well-being of the city. Read more

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Hahnemann Hospital Closure - and History of the Midwives Who Worked There

Hahnemann’s Nurse-Midwifery practice was founded by two Penn graduates. Numerous Penn students had the opportunity to learn at Hahnemann, and some joined the practice after graduation.

Penn Nurses for Sexual and Reproductive Health recognizes the closure of Hahnemann as a major loss in access to reproductive health and choice in Philadelphia, and a devastating example of the priority of profit over the health of the community.

Trustees’ Council of Penn Women Gift Supports West Philadelphia Women

Penn Nursing’s West Philadelphia Women’s Day event will continue, thanks to a new grant from The Trustees’ Council of Penn Women (TCPW). Funding from TCPW will support Dr. Wendy Grube’s partnership with women from the medically underserved West Philadelphia community to investigate their most pressing health concerns and move forward with a second West Philadelphia Women’s Day event.