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Faculty Mentored Projects for UPenn Medical Students

 

 

Ravi Jayadevappa, MD

Associate Professor of Research Medicine 

 

Projects focus on primary and secondary data analysis related to the interface of health outcomes, ethnicity and economic

 

Jerry Johnson, MD

Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Penn Presybterian Medical Center

 

Communicating with African Americans about end of life issues: a church based model.

 

Cardiovascular and cancer risk reduction thru partnership with community organizations.

 

Jason Karlawish, MD

Professor of Medicine 

 

Voting rights of persons with Alzheimer’s Disease

 

Nalaka Gooneratne, MD                                                                 Associate Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Penn Presybterian Medical Center

Sleep and Aging