News & Events
Fairmount Arts Crawl
Sunday, April 28, 2019
12 – 4 p.m.
Case Management Spring Open House at the Partnership
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
4 – 6 p.m.
Partnership Comprehensive Care Practice, Stiles Hall (behind 1427 Vine Street Building), Philadelphia, PA 19102
World Lupus Day @ Dilworth Plaza
Friday, May 10, 2019
1400 JFK Blvd., Philadelphia, PA 19102
Saturday, June 1, 2019
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Drexel Recreation Center, 3301 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19104
- All-levels fitness classes from the region’s best instructors
- Cooking demonstrations & healthy eating tips
- Inspirational Speakers & Wellness Sessions benefiting the mind, body and soul
- Breakfast, Lunch and Healthy Happy Hour
- A Marketplace filled with vendors aimed at helping you live a balanced, healthy life
Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis (Crohn's & Colitis Foundation)
Sunday, June 2, 2019
10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Citizens Bank Park (1 Citizens Bank Way, Philadelphia, PA 19148)
Walk to Cure Arthritis @ Franklin Square Park
Saturday, June 8, 2019
200 N. 6th St., Philadelphia, PA 19106
Philly Free Streets
Fall Health Fair at Liberty Place
Wednesday September 25, 2019
11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
The Rotunda at Liberty Place, 1625 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19103
Pennsylvania Conference for Women
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch St., Philadelphia, PA 19107
Philadelphia Kidney Walk
Sunday, October 13, 2019
AIDS Walk Philly
Sunday, October 21, 2019
28th Annual Lupus Loop Walk @ Memorial Hall Loop
Sunday, October 27, 2019
West Fairmount Park Memorial Hall
Jingle Bell Run for Arthritis @ the Navy Yard
4747 S. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19112
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Drexel Medicine News
Amanda Woodworth, MD, Awarded Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Community Grant
Amanda Woodworth, MD, Director of Breast Health, was named a recipient of the Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Community Grant for 2018-2019. With this grant, the Drexel Breast Health and Wellness Program will support Komen Philadelphia in its mission to provide breast health education, screening and treatment to women in underserved communities—a mission that has been central to Dr. Woodworth's work.
Drexel Physicians Named 2018 'Top Docs' by Philadelphia Magazine
Philadelphia magazine recently published its annual list of the region's "Top Doctors." The list of physicians, who were chosen by their peers, can be found in the May issue of the magazine.
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Drexel Medicine in the Media
Anita Ko, MD, assistant professor of medicine and director of the Sleep Medicine Fellowship program, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about the restless realm of YouTube's sleep meditation channels. (March 18)
Allan B. Schwartz, MD, a professor of medicine in the Division of Nephrology & Hypertension, authored a “Medical Mystery” for the Philadelphia Inquirer about whether Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's death could have been prevented. (March 8)
Sara Schultz, MD, assistant professor of medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases & HIV Medicine, was interviewed in a WCAU-TV (NBC-10) segment about a South Philadelphia serial rape suspect who is HIV positive. (February 28)
Daniel Taylor, DO, associate professor in the Department of Pediatrics, authored a column for the Philadelphia Inquirer about what parents can do for their children if they have symptoms of ADHD. (February 6)
Anita Ko, MD, assistant professor of medicine and director of the Sleep Medicine Fellowship program, was interviewed for a WPHL-TV (PHL-17) segment offering tips for a better night's sleep. (February 4)
Anita Ko, MD, assistant professor of medicine and director of the Sleep Medicine Fellowship program, was quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story about sleeping habits. (January 23)
Aneela Khan, MD, a faculty member in the Department of Psychiatry, was interviewed for a Fox News story about the mental health effects of juvenile solitary confinement. (January 16)
Alison Carey, MD, an associate professor of microbiology and immunology, was quoted in a Health story about how long cold and flu germs can live on surfaces like doorknobs and subway poles. (January 3)
Neilanjan Nandi, MD, an assistant professor of medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, was quoted in a post on Awesome Moment about the range of symptoms that accompany irritable bowel syndrome. (January 1)
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