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Nominate an Outstanding Firearm Injury Paper

Nominate an Outstanding Firearm Injury Paper

Have you published a paper in a peer-reviewed journal after July 1, 2022, with its focus on U.S. firearm injury, firearm violence, or their prevention? The Research Society for the Prevention of Firearm-Related Harms and the National Collaborative on Gun Violence...

STAT Wunderkind

STAT Wunderkind

Emma Sartin was named a STAT Wunderkind for her multidisciplinary approach to understanding racial disparities in child traffic injuries. The award recognizes the best early-career researchers in health and medicine in North America.

Teaching Excellence

Teaching Excellence

Chidinma Nwakanma received the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching from the Perelman School of Medicine. The award was established in 1989 to recognize clinical teaching excellence and commitment to medical education by outstanding faculty members from...

Lindback Awards

Lindback Awards

Sara Jacoby and John Holmes have received the 2024 Lindback Awards for Distinguished Teaching. Since 1961, this prestigious award has recognized outstanding faculty members at colleges and universities in Pennsylvania and New Jersey who demonstrate exceptional...

Expanding violence prevention and recovery programs

Expanding violence prevention and recovery programs

Bernadette Hohl and Elinore Kaufman led applications that were selected for funding by the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD). With the funding, Hohl will partner with The School District of Philadelphia to expand and enhance the Safe Path...

Sunny Jackson recognized as Community Champion by Penn CAREs

Sunny Jackson recognized as Community Champion by Penn CAREs

Sunny Jackson received the annual Community Champion Award from Penn Medicine CAREs, which included funds for HopePHL (formerly People's Emergency Center) to continue its partnership with the Penn Trauma Violence Recovery Program, of which Jackson is a part.

Abaya named 2022 NFL Changemaker

Abaya named 2022 NFL Changemaker

Starting in 2022, the NFL introduced the "Inspire Change Changemaker Award" where each club selects an individual making a difference in their community with their social justice work. Ruth Abaya was named the Eagles' inaugural Changemaker for her work to understand...

Abaya Named Inaugural ‘Changemaker’ by the Eagles

Abaya Named Inaugural ‘Changemaker’ by the Eagles

Starting in 2022, the NFL introduced the "Inspire Change Changemaker Award" where each club selects an individual making a difference in their community with their social justice work. Ruth Abaya was named the Eagles' inaugural Changemaker for her work to understand...

Delgado named Director of the Nudge Unit

Delgado named Director of the Nudge Unit

Kit Delgado was announced as Director of the Penn Medicine Nudge Unit, a collaborative effort between the Center for Health Care Innovation and the Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics (CHIBE). Read the full announcement