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Addressing End-of-Life Care Needs of Prisoners

Tiffany Jerrod - Thursday, 1 December 2016 11:46

Dr. Janice Penrod (Principal Investigator) and Dr. Susan Loeb from the College of Nursing at Penn State University and Dr. Valerie Myers from Klein Buendel (KB) are leading a new Phase II STTR research project at KB entitled, “Enhancing Care for the Aged and Dying in Prisons (ECAD-P).” ECAD-P is working to decrease the barriers for older and dying prisoners to receive the care that they need.


Promoting Physical Activity in African American Men with Mobile Technology

Tiffany Jerrod - Tuesday, 11 October 2016 04:49

African American men experience health disparities across a number of preventable chronic diseases, including cardiovascular disease, strokes, obesity, and diabetes. Physical activity is a modifiable risk factor for these conditions.