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A 1982 alumnus of Temple University's School of Communications, Preston has over 25 years experience working in higher education media relations and communications. He has been recognized three times for his writing by CUPRAP, the Association of Communicators in Education.

Mindfulness protects adults’ health from the impacts of childhood adversity
September 12, 2014
Adults who were abused or neglected as children are known to have poorer health, but adults who...
Impact of Gulf oil spill broader than predicted
September 3, 2014
The April 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill has had a broader impact on coral communities in the...
Researchers unearth earliest evidence of plate tectonics
August 27, 2014
Rock unearthed from a mountain belt in northeastern South Africa has shown the earliest known...
Study shows that pain and itch may be signs of skin cancer
August 13, 2014
Asking patients if a suspicious skin lesion is painful or itchy may help doctors decide whether the...
Temple offers promising new drugs for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
August 5, 2014
Two new investigational drugs in the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), a...
New Temple center to focus on energy applications
July 29, 2014
Temple’s College of Science and Technology will be the new home of an Energy Frontier Research...
Study to investigate whether ibuprofen can reverse the effects of emphysema
July 16, 2014
With an estimated 3.1 million Americans diagnosed with emphysema, Temple University Hospital (TUH)...
Temple-sponsored MESA team has winning hand at national competition
July 16, 2014
A team from George Washington Carver High School for Engineering and Science, representing Temple...
Researchers to study racial disparities in head and neck cancers
July 9, 2014
Head and neck cancers account for only three percent of all cancers in the United States, but...
NIH grant to explore new possibilities in heart failure treatment
June 18, 2014
Nearly 6 million Americans suffer from heart failure, but a lack of innovative treatments gives...