Oct 26, 2017
The Social Science Research Institute’s 2016-2017 Annual Report contains an overview the Institute’s research units and activities and includes...
Oct 25, 2017
In an effort to draw attention to the wide range of issues that impact rural health, Governor Tom Wolf has declared Nov. 13-17, 2017, as Rural Health...
Oct 24, 2017
With political divisions dictating science’s role in public discourse, the science of how research is communicated is becoming increasingly important...
Oct 23, 2017
A newly expanded data portal for learning about community racial and ethnic diversity is now up and operational at the ‘Diversity and Disparities’...
Oct 23, 2017
For those who live along the Appalachian mountain range, limited availability of health care services, low level of health insurance coverage, and...
Oct 23, 2017
Penn State faculty members have received a $1.25 million federal grant to address a shortage in speech-language pathologists and special educators...
Oct 18, 2017
Drug overdoses from prescription opioids, heroin, and synthetic opioids have increased by 20 percent since 2015, killing some 64,000 Americans last...
Oct 18, 2017
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine has produced an interactive guide to research on the opioid epidemic that highlights...
Oct 18, 2017
Initiative at Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute funded by $1 million grant Penn State Health is leading creation of a new system to ensure people in...
Oct 17, 2017
Family members often play an important role in managing chronic illnesses, and a family approach may produce more effective, long-term benefits for...

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