‘A continuous effort’: How Temple’s COVID-19 testing program was built
When brand name testing equipment and kits became difficult to find, Temple developed its own testing protocol using generic equivalents.
Joseph V. Labolito
The testing program was a universitywide collaboration involving dozens of members of Temple’s community, from the Lewis Katz School of Medicine to Student and Employee Health Services and Information Technology Services.
How Temple's COVID-19 testing program was built
The result of months of work, the program includes multiple testing sites, the university's own specially developed testing kits and process and a new testing lab.