Health Care Policy

Two Penn professors named Guggenheim Fellows

The School of Arts and Sciences’ Charles Yang and Charles L. Bosk, also of the Perelman School of Medicine, have been named Guggenheim Fellows.

Jacquie Posey , Jacquie Posey

Second lady of Ghana visits Penn

The second lady of Ghana, Hajia Samira Bawumia, spoke to an energized room in Penn Nursing’s Fagin Hall about what’s needed to forge ahead on the road to progress on the African continent as a whole and in her home country.

Michele W. Berger

In the News


Despite Push for a Universal Flu Vaccine, the ‘Holy Grail’ Stays Out of Reach

Scott Hensley of the Perelman School of Medicine reacts to news that Massachusetts Senator Edward Markey has introduced a $1 billion bill to fund the search for a universal flu vaccine.


Philadelphia Inquirer

Make America Healthy Again: Rethinking the Federal Budget to Improve Our Health

HUP physician James D. Park proposed that U.S. lawmakers would be wise to expand and support social programs in order to achieve better health outcomes for low-income individuals.