VU Nursing Faculty Member Dr. Sunny Hallowell Recognized as Finalist for the Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal Awards in Healthcare

Congratulations to Dr. Sunny Hallowell whose project the Patient Information Networking Group (PING) is a finalist for the Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal Awards in the Healthcare category. The awards recognize Philadelphia’s regional visionaries and how they are changing the social landscape in Greater Philadelphia to create a more inclusive community for all residents.

Dr. Hallowell’s project PING is a mobile platform dedicated to bridging the transition gap from hospitals to homes for new mothers and their infants in Philadelphia. PING was selected as the winning proposal in the Nursing & Community Social Innovations Lab in April 2016. To learn more, please visit www.socialinnovationslab.org. Winners of the Social Innovations Journal awards will be announced at the Award Ceremony on Thursday, January 26, 2017.