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Effective Interventions for Lifestyle Behaviors

At a national workshop in Bethesda, Maryland, Heath Schmidt, PhD, Assistant Professor in the Department of Biobehavioral Health Sciences, joined colleagues from the University of Pennsylvania to discuss translating neuroscience, pharmacology, and behavioral science into improved treatments for smoking cessation. Read more

University Grant for Buttenheim

The University of Pennsylvania’s Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowships awards the Summer Undergraduate Research Group Grant (SURGG) to Penn Nursing’s Alison Buttenheim, PhD, MBA, Assistant Professor of Nursing in the Department of Family and Community Health. Read more



Heather Carlino, MSN, CRNP Named “Healthcare Hero 2019”

Main Line Today’s Healthcare Heroes honors healthcare professionals making a difference in the health of their communities. 24 healthcare professionals were selected this year for positively impacting the quality of care in Philadelphia’s western suburbs.

For those interested in attending the special award celebration and networking event please RSVP. The ceremony evening will be at the Desmond Hotel, tickets are $35.00 on May 15, 2019 at 5:30pm.

To reserve your seat, visit: Healthcare Heroes 2019