Lewis Katz School of Medicine

Obesity expert Gary Foster appointed to Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee
Type: News Story
Temple Center for Obesity Research and Education Director Gary D. Foster has been appointed to the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee by the U.S. secretaries of Health and Human Services and Agriculture.
May 31, 2013
Hands-on community service drives med school grad
Type: News Story
Crystal Brown's commitment to community service began as a child, when she would attend community health fairs in the Watts section of Los Angeles with her mother, who worked in health care.
May 14, 2013
What are the signs of tick borne illnesses?
Type: In the Media
May 8, 2013
Medicine grad discovered love of science on tour with his band
Type: News Story
With one semester to go at West Chester University, Chris Kleinberg quit school to play electric guitar with his rock band, “Me without you.” But during seven years of touring and “living the dream,” he unexpectedly uncovered a deep love of science that would eventually lead him to medical school.
May 13, 2013
Know your numbers to prevent disease
Type: In the Media
April 15, 2013
Could immigration reform improve our health?
Type: In the Media
March 19, 2013
Temple programs rise in U.S. News Best Graduate Schools rankings
Type: News Story
Temple's flagship graduate and professional programs continued their ascent with a strong showing in the 2014 U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools rankings released yesterday.
March 12, 2013
Boomers live longer, but sicker, than parents
Type: In the Media
March 4, 2013
Temple students receive Comcast's Gustave G. Amsterdam Leadership Award
Type: Accolade
Temple University freshmen Damara McDowell and Cindy Zhang have been selected as recipients of Comcast's Gustave G. Amsterdam Leadership Award, which honors students who graduated from a Philadelphia high school and are continuing their education at a Philadelphia college or university.
February 27, 2013
Brain protein could control two major brain signatures in Alzheimer’s
Type: News Story
Studies led by Domenico Praticò, professor of pharmacology and microbiology and immunology in Temple’s School of Medicine, have found that controlling or inhibiting the brain enzyme 5-lipoxygenase could be a key to controlling the two proteins that are major brain pathological signatures for Alzheimer’s disease.
February 10, 2013
Temple research finds link between epilepsy and HPV
Type: In the Media
February 4, 2013
Temple Hospital testing new emphysema treatment
Type: In the Media
January 18, 2013
Changing culture at Temple Health
Type: In the Media
December 17, 2012
Pre-clinical data shows Angiocidin effective against leukemia
Type: News Story
Angiocidin, a tumor-inhibiting protein discovered by Temple School of Medicine Neuroscience Professor George P. Tuszynski, has been shown in pre-clinical experiments to reduce acute myeloid leukemia cells in mice by almost two-thirds.
December 7, 2012