Anthropology professor R. Brian Ferguson's new research counters what many scientists and scholars have long believed: that brutal, bloodthirsty behavior is part of our DNA. Ferguson argues, however, that there is no scientific proof that we have...
7-Dec-2018 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
"They have been seared into my memory." Research by Rutgers psychologist Tracey Shors addresses Christine Blasey Ford's testimony detailing alleged sexual assault by Brett Kavanaugh
Christine Blasey Ford told the Senate Judiciary Committee today that she "will never forget" the key details of her alleged assault by Brett Kavanaugh, because "they have been seared into my memory."
27-Sep-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Women who suffered from sexual violence, even those who were not diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), had more intense memories – even years after the violence occurred – that are difficult, if not impossible to forget.,...
6-Sep-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Killings of unarmed black men by white police officers across the nation have garnered massive media attention in recent years, raising the question: Do white law enforcement officers target minority suspects?
9-Aug-2018 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
The #MeToo movement has shed light on our culture's history of sexual violence and harassment. But what is being done to help women heal?
New research from Rutgers' Tracey Shors found that women who are sexually assaulted and suffer from...
2-May-2018 12:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Scientists from Rutgers, Harvard and Yale universities say new diagnostic methods offer a better chance for more accurate detection of the infection from the Lyme bacteria.Improved tests will allow for earlier diagnosis, which should improve patient...
25-Apr-2018 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and collaborators from Shanghai University in China examined more than 6,000 compounds and identified a drug that relaxes the muscles and opens the airways, allowing those with asthma to breathe. Find out why this...
23-Apr-2018 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
A new Rutgers School of Public Health program focuses on urban issues to curb epidemics and evoke policy change
12-Feb-2018 3:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
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29-Nov-2018 10:05 AM EST
Experts from Rutgers Center for Transgender Health available to speak on Transgender Remembrance Day
16-Nov-2018 1:05 PM EST
Immigration Professors from Rutgers Law School Available to Comment on Issues Involving Migrant Caravan
8-Nov-2018 2:05 PM EST
Rutgers-Camden Criminal Justice Professor Available to Discuss Tips for Talking with Kids about Violence in the News.
8-Nov-2018 12:05 PM EST
An expert from Rutgers’ Traumatic Loss Coalitions for Youth discusses warning signs and how to address violence-related fears in children nationwide in the aftermath of the recent school shootings
15-Feb-2018 3:05 PM EST
More than 20 years later, platforms for pairing up – and the attitudes toward those who use them – have changed considerably. But is the proliferation of dating sites and mobile apps altering our courtship experiences and long-term...
13-Feb-2018 1:05 PM EST
Shauna Downs, Assistant Professor, Rutgers School of Public Health, is available for interviews on how this impending ban will affect cardiovascular health in residents of North America.
7-Feb-2018 1:05 PM EST
Brant’s hire establishes Rutgers as one of the six IBD Genetics Consortium centers.
31-Jan-2018 12:05 PM EST