June 2013

Nora Newcombe selected as 2014 recipient of the Association for Psychological Research's William James Fellow Award
Nora Newcombe, professor of psychology and principal investigator of the Spatial Intelligence and Learning Center, has been selected as a 2014 recipient of the Association for Psychological Research'...
June 20, 2013
Temple University Kappa Delta Pi receives Phoenix Award for Chapter Improvement
The Alpha Alpha Nu chapter of Kappa Delta Pi at Temple recently won a 2013 Phoenix Award for Chapter Improvement. The award is given to chapters that have made remarkable improvements in the areas of...
June 17, 2013
Temple Medical Resident Earns Humaneness in Medicine Award from Philadelphia County Medical Society
Jocelyn Edathil, a third-year internal medicine resident at Temple University Hospital, received the Vanitha Appadorai Vaidya, MD Award for Humaneness in Medicine from the Philadelphia County Medical...
June 13, 2013
Two School of Medicine faculty members selected for prestigious NIH posts
Joseph Cheung, senior associate dean for research and professor of medicine at Temple University School of Medicine, and Xiao-Feng Yang, professor of pharmacology, professor at the Cardiovascular...
June 10, 2013
Temple Health System COO selected as chairperson of the 2013 Greater Philadelphia Heart Walk
The American Heart Association has selected Verdi DiSesa as chairperson of the 2013 Greater Philadelphia Heart Walk. DiSesa is chief operating officer of Temple University Health System, vice dean...
June 10, 2013
Law Professor Jim Strazzella honored for efforts to save Smith Memorial Playground
Law Professor Jim Strazzella has received the 2013 Ida Newman Magic of Play Award for his efforts to save Smith Memorial Playground. The award is given in recognition of his demonstrated commitment...
June 10, 2013

May 2013

Pharmacy professor publishes 32nd book
Professor of Pharmacy Practice Albert I. Wertheimer has recently published his 32nd book, “Pharmacy and the U.S. Health Care System.” Published by Pharmaceutical Press, the book was edited by...
May 21, 2013
Public Health professor recognized for addressing cancer-related health disparities
During Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, celebrated in May, the National Cancer Institute's Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities recognized Temple Public Health Professor and...
May 20, 2013
Fox Online MBA ranks fourth in U.S. News Best Online Business Programs for Veterans
The Online MBA program at Temple University’s Fox School of Business has been ranked fourth nationally in the inaugural ranking of Best Online Graduate Business Programs for Veterans by U.S. News and...
May 13, 2013
Laurence Steinberg elected as 2013 member of American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Laurence Steinberg, Distinguished University Professor and Laura H. Carnell Professor of Psychology at Temple University, has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. The Academy is...
May 2, 2013