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16 posts from August 2011


CSN Philly.com: Where are They Now?: Tim Kerr: (Former Flyer)

Tim Kerr, who ranks seventh in goals per game in NHL history, probably is the league’s runaway all-time leader in stoicism…(His son) Garret will play basketball this year as a freshman at University of the Sciences.

Read more: http://www.csnphilly.com/08/24/11/Where-are-They-Now-Tim-Kerr/landing_where_are_they_now_flyers.html?blockID=552770&feedID=704


Education Week: The “College Bound” blog

“College Bound” blog carried a post regarding USciences 2011 Harris Interactive Survey and quotes Provost, Dr. Russell DiGate.

Read more: http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/college_bound/2011/08/student_interest_in_science_and_healthcare_doesnt_match_jobs.html



Philadelphia Daily News: Last weeks of curfew may snag some young freshmen

AS COLLEGE freshmen begin to flock to Philadelphia, some may be forced by the city's new extended curfew to spend their first couple of weekends in their dorms. Bernard Gollotti, chief security officer at University of the Sciences, said the school plans to send an email to students reminding them of the curfew boundaries and limits, although only a small group will be affected.

Read more: http://articles.philly.com/2011-08-20/news/29909431_1_penn-student-curfew-college-students

KYW 1060: Identifying Eating Disorders in Adolescents

Dr. Alix Timko talks to KYW 1060 about identifying eating disorders in adolescents. Listen here:



Philly Burbs.com: Payne memorial run/walk scheduled

The inaugural Del Payne Memorial 5K Run/Walk is scheduled for Sept. 24, 8 a.m. at Mill Creek Park in Willingboro. The event benefits the Willingboro Public Library.

Read more: http://www.phillyburbs.com/sports/high_school/payne-memorial-run-walk-scheduled/article_75fa52ef-eb29-5bd2-b7a5-f007310da1a4.html


UPS Board Names Pharma Expert Dr. Candace Kendle a Director

The UPS Board of Directors today named Dr. Candace Kendle, a noted expert in the biopharmaceutical industry, a company director effective immediately. Dr. Kendle held a faculty at Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science, and the University of Cincinnati College of Pharmacy.

Read more: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/ups-board-names-pharma-expert-dr-candace-kendle-a-directoralso-sets-regular-dividend-2011-08-11?reflink=MW_news_stmp


J. Lyle Bootman Appointed UA Senior Vice President for Health Sciences UA News

He completed a clinical pharmacy residency at the National Institutes of Health and received honorary doctorates from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia and The Ohio State University.

Read more: http://uanews.org/node/41073

Brandywine East Community News: Christiana Care Health System names new vice president of pharmacy services

Christiana Care Health System has appointed Terri Corbo, Pharm.D., BCPS, FASHP, vice president of Christiana Care Pharmacy Services. Corbo is a 1997 Graduate of the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.

Read more: http://www.communitypub.com/business_news/x1510866015/Christiana-Care-Health-System-names-new-vice-president-of-pharmacy-services



AD Bobby Morgan Announces His Retirement

Coverage from the athletic director transition announcement:

Philadelphia Inquirer http://www.philly.com/philly/sports/boxing/20110810_Probe__Gatti_s_death_not_suicide.html

Philadelphia Daily News http://www.philly.com/philly/sports/127370798.html

Delco Times http://www.delcotimes.com/articles/2011/08/10/sports/high_school/doc4e41f22a8733b834927439.txt

Bulimia Hope: New Eating Disorder Study at USciences Offers Free Family Counseling

Read more: http://bulimiarecoveryhope.blogspot.com/2011/08/new-eating-disorder-study-at-usciences.html