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What's New Digital Edition October 17, 2014

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Penn Gynecologist Collaborates with Her Sister to Explore the “Wild West” of Reproductive Medicine

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Billy the Kid. Jesse James. Buffalo Bill. Wild Bill Hickok. We’ve all heard the names before: They’re the colorful and dangerous characters of America’s old “wild west” that have dominated U.S. cinema and television for decades. And that is...Full story

Finding the Right Words for Better Health: October is Health Literacy Month

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What is health literacy? Health literacy can be described as the degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions. In other...Full story

Health Literacy Month Events:

Test Your EQ for Health Literacy Thursday, October 23 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.Elm Garden Cafeteria Health education professional Pamela Zubow Poe, PhD. will have games, test questions, and other activities so you can learn your emotional intel...Full story

Be a Health Literacy Hero: Make health information simple and easy to understand!

How can we improve health literacy? Verbal communications: Speak in a way patients understand. It can be difficult for patients and family members to follow us when we speak using big words and long sentences. This is especially true ...Full story

Penn's Way 2015

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Penn’s Way is underway across all our campuses! This year’s campaign kicked off on September 29 and continues through Friday, November 14. In partnership with our colleagues at the University of Pennsylvania, Penn Medicine is stepping up ...Full story

Giving is Penn’s way!

Get information about some of the exceptional organizations that benefit from Penn’s Way on the following Wednesdays at the PAH Penn’s Way Fairsheld in the Elm Garden Cafeteria from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.: October 22, 29, and November 5. It’s f...Full story

What’s Happening – Your resource for events and happenings throughout PAH and Penn Medicine

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October 15 – December 1Free Employee Flu Vaccines Fall 2014 Penn Program for Mindfulness Courses Special Events October 24PAH Infant Remembrance Day Memorial Candle Lighting October 24 PPMC’s 5thAnnual Cultural Diversity Conference Oc...Full story

What's New Digital Edition October 3, 2014

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So Glad We Had This Time Together

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After 37 years of extraordinary commitment and dedication to Pennsylvania Hospital, our Executive Director R. Michael Buckley, MD, is retiring this fall. As our executive director, Dr. Buckley has been responsible for the clinical, resear...Full story

To Say “Thank You and Farewell”

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