Lewis Katz School of Medicine

Sleep deprivation and postpartum weight gain are focus of new study
Type: News Story
Temple researcher Sharon Herring will begin studying whether sleep loss contributes to postpartum weight gain in new mothers. Funded by a $486,000 Clinical Scientist Development Award from the Doris Duke Foundation, the study will focus on urban, low-income mothers, who have the highest levels of obesity in America.
July 10, 2012
Schizophrenia needn’t lead to violence
Type: In the Media
May 25, 2012
Dr. Oz bringing 15-minute physicals to Temple
Type: In the Media
May 9, 2012
Dr. Oz health event to feature EHRs
Type: In the Media
May 7, 2012
Dr. Oz to bring 15-minute physical to Temple
Type: In the Media
May 2, 2012
Reducing the odds of getting sick on a trip
Type: In the Media
May 2, 2012
Med student helped underserved from Philly to New Mexico
Type: News Story
Akhila Vasthare, M.D., Medicine. In between studying for medical classes, Vasthare focuses on improving the health of the surrounding community.
May 3, 2012
Dr Oz: 15 minute physical will be held at Temple
Type: In the Media
April 25, 2012
Growth is CEO's diagnosis for Temple health system
Type: In the Media
April 22, 2012
Obesity study focuses on healthy nutrition in group homes
Type: News Story
Researchers at Temple's Center for Obesity Research and Education are exploring whether education on healthy nutrition can help people with developmental disabilities who live in community homes to lose weight.
April 23, 2012
Vaccines: Know the basics
Type: In the Media
April 5, 2012
Pieces come together at Temple for speedcubing medical student
Type: News Story
First-year Temple School of Medicine student Stephanie Chow is a former world-record holder in speedcubing, the pursuit of solving the Rubik's Cube puzzle as quickly as possible. She says the skills she has honed through solving the cube have helped in her medical school classes.
March 26, 2012
The neuroscience of the addicted brain
Type: In the Media
March 21, 2012
Faces of Temple: Akhila Vasthare
Type: News Story
In the latest installment of the student profile series, fourth-year medical student Akhila Vasthare discusses her motivation to touch lives outside the hospital by teaching a Yoga class that promotes physical wellness among middle-school students in a Philadelphia immigrant community.
March 25, 2012
Too much exercise delays pregnancy
Type: In the Media
March 15, 2012
Temple programs shine in U.S.News' Best Graduate Schools rankings
Type: News Story
The release of the 2013 edition of U.S.News' Best Graduate Schools rankings shine a spotlight on the continued ascent of many flagship programs at Temple. Graduate programs at the Fox School of Business, the Beasley School of Law, the Tyler School of Art and the School of Medicine all moved up in the rankings, cementing their reputations as national leaders.
March 15, 2012
Study shows how high-fat diets increase colon cancer risk
Type: News Story
A study led by Carmen Sapienza, professor of pathology in Temple’s Fels Institute for Cancer Research and Molecular Biology, may explain why eating too much fat and sugar puts a person at greater risk for colon cancer.
March 6, 2012
Kids Colds: When to see the doctor
Type: In the Media
February 23, 2012
Hep C surpasses AIDS in baby boomer generation
Type: In the Media
February 21, 2012

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