dr Andrew Kolodny Appointed President of Physicians for Responsible Opioid Prescribing | news

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jun 21, 2022– Physicians for Responsible Opioid Prescribing (PROP) has appointed Dr. Andrew Kolodny to succeed Dr. Jane Ballantyne as the organization’s next president. The appointment will become effective June 21, 2022. “I am delighted to serve in this role again, especially at a time when the need for more cautious opioid prescribing … Read more

Ukrainian scientists see working amid war as act of defiance | Science

By CHRISTINA LARSON – AP Science Writer Anton Vlaschenko often hears shelling outside his office in Ukraine’s second-largest city of Kharkiv, not far from the front lines of the war. He sometimes even sees smoke rising from Russian tanks hit by missiles. But the 40-year-old zoologist continues his work, dissecting and labeling bat tissue, as … Read more

California inmates study at 1st college based behind bars

SAN QUENTIN, Calif. — Behind a fortress wall and razor wire and a few feet away from California’s death row, students at one of the country’s most unique colleges discuss the 9/11 attacks and issues of morality, identity and nationalism. Dressed in matching blue uniforms, the students only break from their discussion when a guard … Read more

Black women now lead 3 of Penn’s prestigious law journals. They talk about what other change they’d like to see | Business

PHILADELPHIA — When Chayla Sherrod learned she had been selected as the next editor of the University of Pennsylvania Law Review — the oldest and one of the most prestigious law journals in the country — she was thrilled. Then she found out her law school classmates Simone Hunter-Hobson and Layla June West would be … Read more

Florida Gov. DeSantis advises kids for wearing masks

A visibly annoyed Florida Gov_ Ron DeSantis admonished a group of high school students for wearing face masks at an appearance, saying it was time to stop what he called “this COVID theater.” byThe Associated Press March 3, 2022, 4:02 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article TAMPA, Fla. — … Read more