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Michael Grandner, PhD, instructor in Psychiatry and member of the Sleep and Circadian Neurobiology, weighs in on a Real Simple article looking at the debate between whether seven or eight hours of sleep a night is best.
The Penn Medicine News blog featured an article about the Adult ADHD Program, led by Anthony Rostain, MD, MA and J. Russell Ramsay, PhD, including information about the new group program being offered to adults with ADHD to teach self-management skills.
The New York Times marked the recent passing of Albert J. Stunkard, MD, former chair of Psychiatry and professor emeritus at Penn.