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Scott Charles wearing a black suit
Temple’s Scott Charles on gun violence prevention
Type: News Story
Temple Health’s trauma outreach manager joined local business leaders seeking solutions to gun violence.
October 20, 2021
Jessica Beard wearing her white coat inside her medical clinic
Temple trauma surgeon earns fellowship aimed at curbing gun violence
Type: News Story
As a Stoneleigh Foundation Fellow, Jessica Beard aims to transform the media narrative on gun violence in Philadelphia.
September 8, 2021
two medical students holding up their gift
Katz School’s Class of 2025 receives a special gift
Type: News Story
At White Coat ceremony, Katz students are presented with personal ultrasound devices.
August 18, 2021
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Alumna donates $1 million to the Katz School’s Center for Urban Bioethics
Type: News Story
The gift will support the center’s effort to fight health disparities.
July 2, 2021
Temple flag flying in Center City.
Temple takes on the global health crisis
Type: News Story
The Temple community rose to confront the challenge of a worldwide pandemic.
June 25, 2021
Dean Daly smiling in his white coat
Remembering John M. Daly
Type: News Story
The Temple community celebrated the life of Katz Dean John Daly at a series of gatherings.
June 16, 2021
 The façade of Temple University Hospital.
Temple Hospital named most racially inclusive hospital in PA, one of the most racially inclusive in the U.S.
Type: News Story
A nonpartisan healthcare think tank reviewed hospitals nationwide to determine how successful they are at serving people of color living in their communities.
June 4, 2021
Katz School alumnus establishes a scholarship fund
Type: News Story
A gift from Herman and Sandra Hurwitz will support Katz School students with financial need.
March 11, 2021
Lewis Katz School of Medicine
A $2.5 million grant will help researchers better predict hospital readmission among patients with diabetes
Type: News Story
The researchers are developing a tool that will accurately determine the 30-day readmission risk among patients who have diabetes.
February 15, 2021
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Temple researchers identify a cardiac protein that causes heart failure
Type: News Story
Two new studies find a possible target for treating a broad range of heart dysfunction.
January 27, 2021
front-line worker receiving a vaccine injection
Spirits high at Temple Health as front-line workers receive COVID-19 vaccine
Type: News Story
Front-line workers at Temple Health are getting Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccinations.
December 16, 2020
Two doctors looking at results in a lab.
HIV breakthrough gets Temple researchers closer to the cure
Type: News Story
Scientists at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine have furthered their research, using CRISPR technology to successfully remove viral DNA, a critical step that might lead to a cure for HIV.
November 28, 2020
Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Katz School celebrates five new endowed chairs
Type: News Story
A recent investiture ceremony recognized the appointment of five named, endowed chairs.
November 18, 2020
Temple University Hospital
A clinical trial of a novel immunotherapy for COVID-19 patients kicks off at Temple
Type: News Story
Researchers at Temple University Hospital are testing a new immunotherapy for COVID-19 patients.
July 23, 2020
A Temple student volunteer calls a patient in hospital.
The Center for Urban Bioethics helps patients Phone a Friend
Type: News Story
Hospitalized patients are being given cellphones and paired with student volunteers ready to listen.
May 15, 2020
Temple University Hospital
Temple treats first patient in the U.S. in a new clinical trial for treatment of COVID-19
Type: News Story
Temple’s Gerard Criner is the principal investigator at Temple University Hospital for a new clinical trial evaluating a potential treatment for COVID-19 patients.
April 28, 2020
doctors and hospital equipment
Join Temple Health’s COVID-19 response
Type: News Story
Temple University Hospital is seeking your help in procuring personal protective equipment for front-line medical workers.
April 15, 2020
The Center for Urban Bioethics delivers food to Philadelphians at risk.
The Center for Urban Bioethics delivers food and other essentials to people at risk
Type: News Story
Temple faculty and staff provide food, cell phones and critical health information to at-risk Philadelphians.
April 14, 2020
Mask donations at Temple Hospital
Philadelphia Asian and Chinese groups donate personal protective equipment to Temple University Hospital
Type: News Story
Led by the Temple University Chinese Community, multiple Asian and Chinese organizations from around the city donated more than 81,000 items of personal protective equipment to Temple University Hospital.
April 7, 2020
Medical students in the Schneck Gross Anatomy Lab
A million-dollar gift shines a spotlight on the Schneck Anatomy Lab
Type: News Story
A look inside the lab, which gives medical students hands-on experience in anatomy.
March 10, 2020
Domenico Pratico in the lab
Temple researchers show drug therapy helps Alzheimer’s disease in mice
Type: News Story
The research team came away with promising results in the study of a drug molecule’s effect on the brain’s ability to stave off protein buildup.
February 4, 2020
Larry Stone in his dental office
Alumnus funds ethics education for dental students
Type: News Story
Larry Stone says his gift was inspired in part by his deep roots at Temple.
December 19, 2019
Kamel Khalili and researcher in lab
Researchers discover HIV drug is effective against Zika virus
Type: News Story
The drug, rilpivirine, may also be effective against other mosquito-borne viral diseases.
November 1, 2019
Myers Chair Investiture Ceremony
Major gift endows new Katz School of Medicine chair
Type: News Story
Temple named the first David Myers Professor and Chair in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery thanks to a generous gift from an alumnus.
December 10, 2018
Dr. Lee-Yuan Liu-Chen and Dr. Ellen Unterwald
The opioid effect: New study offers insights into brain’s response to addictive painkillers
Type: News Story
Researchers from the Lewis Katz School of Medicine and partner institutions developed a tool that will aid in the search for a new class of painkillers with fewer side effects.
July 17, 2018

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