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A Paper Headed by Kevin Volpp could drive nutrition-related sensitivities and solutions deeper into the daily operations of the national health system, Penn Today

“There is growing recognition of the impact of social determinants of health and health behaviors among health systems and health plans,” Volpp says.

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"A new $250M approach to addressing health care patients' food insecurities," Penn Today, H Levins,May 28, 2024.

John MacDonald Believes Murals Could Be Connected to Crime Rate, Penn Today

After meeting Macdonald, Maya Moritz, a criminology doctoral student was inspired to investigate the correlation between Murals and Crime Rate.

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"Can more art equal less crime?" Penn Today, J Hill, May 23, 2024.

May 23, 2024 Newsletter

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