Lewis Katz School of Medicine

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
Temple doctor named one of the most influential Latinos
Type: In the Media
November 19, 2012
Nor’easter posed hypothermia risk
Type: In the Media
November 7, 2012
PA sites offered memory screening tests
Type: In the Media
November 13, 2012
Temple Health's Kaiser tabbed as a "CEO of the Year"
Type: In the Media
November 9, 2012
Community health workers: a new force in health-care?
Type: In the Media
October 19, 2012
Student athlete concussions get closer scrutiny
Type: In the Media
October 18, 2012
Temple medical professor wins innovation award
Type: In the Media
October 5, 2012
Student and employee flu shots available for 2012-13
Type: Announcement
Seasonal flu vaccinations will be available for all university students, faculty and staff for the 2012-13 flu season.
September 20, 2012
PCP-laced pot known to have potentially disastrous effects
Type: In the Media
September 5, 2012
Temple program moves toward solutions to gun violence
Type: In the Media
August 24, 2012