Lewis Katz School of Medicine

Marjorie Joy Katz is depicted in a candid photo.
Lewis Katz School of Medicine names dean’s chair for philanthropist Marjorie Joy Katz
Type: News Story
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University names its dean’s chair for philanthropist Marjorie Joy Katz.
March 24, 2023
A graphic image of a gun with headliens about gun violence surrounding it.
Understanding American Gun Violence Part 1: The evolution of America’s relationship with firearms
Type: News Story
Experts on gun violence from Temple University share context about America’s gun violence crisis and propose solutions to make the country a safer place.
December 7, 2022
Graphic of a firearm surrounded by news headlines.
Understanding American Gun Violence Part 2: How to solve the American gun epidemic
Type: News Story
Experts studying gun violence at Temple University explain how to eradicate the gun violence epidemic.
December 7, 2022
Amy Goldberg pictured.
Amy Goldberg named dean of the Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Type: News Story
Amy Goldberg has been named dean of Temple University’s Lewis Katz School of Medicine.
September 29, 2022
Temple student Jenny Schadt
Narrative medicine gives Temple’s healthcare community the opportunity to reflect
Type: News Story
The program has helped students and faculty process their pandemic experiences.
February 16, 2022
Toni and David Wilkes standing in front of trees
Katz School alumni couple gives back
Type: News Story
A $2 million gift to the Lewis Katz School of Medicine will support students from underrepresented groups.
February 9, 2022
A student displays their new ultrasound device at a white coat ceremony.
Katz School of Medicine gives students access to revolutionary ultrasound technology
Type: News Story
An incredible focus on POCUS
December 8, 2021
Image of Temple President Jason Wingard speaking in the Lewis Katz School of Medicine auditorium.
Temple works to increase the number of Black men in medicine
Type: News Story
Black male doctors come together to address the over 40-year decline of Black men in the medical field.
November 10, 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
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
Marcus Forst wearing a Temple basketball shirt in front of Alter Hall
Birds of a feather flock together
Type: News Story
Three Owls share their family ties to Temple.
May 12, 2021
Amy Goldberg sitting in a hospital room
Amy J. Goldberg named interim dean at Temple’s Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Type: News Story
The renowned Temple trauma surgeon and gun violence prevention advocate takes on the role after the sudden passing of John M. Daly in March.
April 26, 2021
medical students celebrate their matches
Match Day delivers excitement
Type: News Story
Fourth-year medical students learned where they will conduct their residencies.
March 31, 2021
Dean Daly standing before a window with a view of the Philadelphia skyline.
John M. Daly, dean and dean emeritus, Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Type: News Story
Dean of the Lewis Katz School of Medicine passed away Friday, less than two months after returning to the role he held for nine years previously.
March 27, 2021
A technician holding a tray of COVID-19 testing sample vials.
‘A continuous effort’: How Temple’s COVID-19 testing program was built
Type: News Story
To keep the Temple community safe, the university opened a testing lab and sites and developed its own kits and testing protocol.
March 24, 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
Dean Daly standing before a window with a view of the Philadelphia skyline.
Daly named dean at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Type: News Story
The appointment comes after an interim deanship beginning in October 2019.
February 26, 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
Maura Sammon, emergency medicine specialist at Temple Health
For this emergency medicine specialist, life is all about multitasking
Type: News Story
Maura Sammon is treating COVID-19 patients locally and running an emergency medical clinic remotely.
December 15, 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