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June 26, 2003

Teresa R. Franklin, PhD, Appointed Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

(Philadelphia, PA) - Teresa R. Franklin, PhD, has been appointed to the position of Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Neuroscience and Psychiatry at the Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Center of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

Franklin attended Lycoming College in Williamsport, PA and earned her BA in Chemistry and Biology. She earned her PhD in Neuroscience from MCP Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. Prior to this appointment, Franklin has been a Postdoctoral Fellow and then a Research Associate at the Treatment Research Center at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

Franklin, a member of Phi Beta Kappa, has received numerous awards including the Trask Chemistry Award from Lycoming College and the Amedeo Bondi Award for Outstanding Dissertation from MCP Hahnemann University. She is a member of the Women in Neuroscience Society, the Society for Neuroscience, and the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco.

Her research has been published in several journals including Neuroscience Methods, Nicotine and Tobacco Research and Science, Neuropsychopharmacology, the European Journal of Neuroscience, and Biological Psychiatry.





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