Karen Glanz

Evaluating Healthy Vending Policies for Youth in Four Cities – Report Now Available

Evaluating Healthy Vending Policies for Youth in Four Cities Karen Glanz, PhD, MPH and her team recently conducted an evaluation of healthy vending policies and initiatives affecting youth in four cities: Chicago Parks District in Chicago, Illinois; Mecklenburg County, North … Read more

Coverage of Hawaii’s ban on certain sunscreens and the risks involved

Hawaii proposed and then passed a bill banning sunscreens containing oxybenzone and octinoxate in order to “preserve marine ecosystems.” PRC director and Penn professor, Karen Glanz, PhD, MPH, co-authored an op-ed for the Honolulu Star-Advertiser titled, “Suncreens save lives, have … Read more

PIK Seminar on Health Disparities

On November 29, 2017, three of University of Pennsylvania’s distinguished professors presented their collaboration on Health Disparities in the second PIK seminar. Penn Integrates Knowledge (PIK) is a program where the hand-picked professors collaborate and “bring knowledge together across disciplines … Read more

PIK Seminar: Health Disparities: Knowledge from Genomics, Social Sciences, and Law

Join us for a conversation about health disparities with three Penn Integrates Knowledge (PIK) University Professors from across different disciplines. Download flyer 4:00pm – 5:30pm: Welcome & Talks Jordan Medical Education Center, Law Auditorium Introduction: Provost Wendell Pritchett Speakers include: … Read more

PRC Director, Karen Glanz Appointed to The Editorial Board: American Journal of Preventive Medicine

Karen Glanz was recently appointed to the Editorial Board for the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. “Members of the AJPM editorial board perform myriad services for the journal including peer reviewing, recommending reviewers in their areas of expertise, serving as guest editors … Read more

50 Years of Health Policy Leadership – Penn’s Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics

    SHAPING THE FUTURE OF HEALTH CARE PENN LDI 50TH ANNIVERSARY SYMPOSIUM In a milestone year for LDI and a pivotal moment in national health care policy, join leading thinkers from Penn, industry, media and government in a collaborative … Read more