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2012-03-20 09:29:18

Findings indicate incentives and support may offer economic and health benefits Intervention by peer mentors has a statistically significant effect on improving glucose control in African American veterans with diabetes, according to a study by researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and the Philadelphia VA Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion (CHERP). Full results of the study were published in the March 20th issue of the Annals of...

2012-03-06 11:02:25

Regardless of age, younger and older severe TBI patients benefit from aggressive care Aggressive treatment for severe traumatic brain injuries costs more than routine care, yet yields significantly better outcomes, improved quality of life, and lower long term care costs, according to a new study by researchers in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. For example, in 20 year old traumatic brain injury survivor, aggressive care leads to significantly improved...

2012-02-15 14:30:00

Second place goes to ill-prepared children´s performer who found profits in improv Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) February 15, 2012 The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania announces Dr. Stephen Salzman of UCLA Medical Center is the grand prize winner of Wharton Digital Press´ “Brilliant Mistakes” contest. In partnership with media sponsor Inc.com, winners were announced today, marking the conclusion of a three-month challenge. Three finalists´ submissions...

2012-02-09 17:00:00

Opening event showcases expanded, state-of-the art business school for Bay Area executives San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 09, 2012 The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania today announced the official grand opening of its new West Coast campus home, Wharton | San Francisco, in the historic Hills Plaza building on San Francisco´s Embarcadero. Commemorated by a Grand Opening celebration this evening, February 9th, the new, larger campus will accommodate the school´s...

2012-02-01 20:00:00

New this year, panelists will rate ads in four key categories, assessing creative, business and social impact Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) February 01, 2012 The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania´s Future of Advertising Program announced today that it will host the second annual "Wharton Future of Advertising Super Bowl Ad Tweet Meet" featuring thought leaders from across the industry along with Wharton marketing professors commenting on Super Bowl TV ads live via Twitter....

2011-11-10 22:55:00

Wharton Digital Press author Paul Schoemaker considers mistakes as âœportals of discoveryâ that can lead to breakthrough innovation. (PRWEB) November 10, 2011 Penicillin, the light bulb and Harry Potter all have one element in common: they each resulted from mistakes. In 'Brilliant Mistakes: Finding Success on the Far Side of Failure' (Wharton Digital Press), Paul Schoemaker calls human errors âœportals of...


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