PFWH is extremely excited to host Dr. Joseph Zorc, MD as our next speaker! He will be presenting about the ethics involved in conducting clinical research on human subjects. Dr. Zorc is an attending physician in the Emergency Department, Director of Emergency Information Systems, and holder of the Mark Fishman Endowed Chair in Genomics and […]
Last Wednesday we had the pleasure of hosting Maria Ferzola, the founder and CEO of TEACH. TEACH is a rapidly growing test prep and academic tutoring organization geared towards students in underserved areas of Philadelphia. Roughly 80% of the students in the program take classes for free through non-profit school partnerships. Her story of working from […]
Date: October 16-18, 2019 Location: Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall, UPenn FREE for all UPenn students and faculty. Send us a confirmation that you got vaccinated to receive 1 member point! Visit https://www.vpul.upenn.edu/shs/campushealth/fluclinic.php for more information.
We hosted our first Current Events in Medicine event last week! Our members engaged in riveting discussions about topics ranging from new research on DNA structure to the cancer risks of the USA’s drinking water. Thank you to everyone for sharing such interesting information with us and we look forward to continuing these important discussions.
On September 27th, we had the pleasure of hosting board-certified Ob/Gyn Dr. Diana Hoppe. She has 25+ years of clinical experience and has been a clinical investigator for multiple drug trials involving perimenopausal and menopausal health. She is also an international public speaker, frequent contributor to magazines such as Women’s Health Magazine, and an award-winning […]
Hello everyone! PFWH is holding our first ever CURRENT EVENTS IN MEDICINE event on Oct. 1st! As future healthcare professionals, it is important to stay abreast of what is going on in the fields of science and medicine. We highly encourage you to participate by reading up on something of your choice (can be anything […]
To save our planet is to save it’s inhabitants. On September 7th, our members participated in United by Blue’s cleanup of the Delaware River. How will YOU do your part in saving our environment?
Thank you for coming to our introductory event. It was wonderful to see the huge turnout for our first event of the semester! Eliana Jolkovsky
We were so pleased to host Puneet a.k.a. Kaur Beauty yesterday, for our first speaker event of the semester! She shared her experiences regarding being a woman in medicine, how she uses her YouTube platform and social media to raise awareness about important issues in the healthcare and beauty industries, her experiences with the medical […]