On July 14, 2014, Penn Medicine announced the creation of the Penn Center for Advanced Retinal and Ocular Therapeutics (CAROT). This $30 million institute, led by Director Jean Bennett and Co-Director Albert Maguire, seeks to facilitate an...Full story
Turn your underwear into outerwear for the upcoming Philadelphia Undy Run/Walk. On September 13th, participants will hit the pavement on Martin Luther King Drive donning family-friendly, underwear-themed outfits. Annually, the Undy Run/Wal...Full story
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Start Gathering Your Data! Quality Patient Safety Award Submission Time Is here!
This award has been a long standing opportunity for teams to formally document their achieve...Full story
The Penn Program for Mindfulness is a Mindfulness-Based Stress Management program that teaches individuals how to use meditation as the primary tool for long-term stress management. Mindfulness meditation is taught in a completely practical...Full story
Earlier this year, representatives from all four Penn Medicine hospitals banded together for the 2014 Pennsylvania Donate Life Hospital Challenge. Organized by the Hospital Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania (HAP), in partnership wit...Full story
Each year, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center is fortunate to bestow upon select faculty members grants from the Bach Fund, a trust created through the Estate of Jeanette Bach Tashjian. Grants, available for use by members of PPMC staff, are ...Full story
Throughout the summer, the Presby Bulletin will be giving you the lowdown on what’s fact and what’s fiction when it comes to protecting your skin from the sun’s rays.
Fact or Fiction: One sunburn won’t raise your risk of skin cancer.
Mark your calendars for Penn’s Third Annual 5K for the IOA and Memory Mile Walk on Sunday, September 21, 2014. The event will be held on Penn’s campus, starting at Shoemaker Green between the Palestra and Franklin Field, and running through...Full story