Research

Associate Dean for Health Disparities Grace Ma
NIH awards Center for Asian Health $13.5M grant to study cancer disparities
The five-year grant will support exploration of approaches to reducing cancer disparities among under-represented groups.
October 30, 2018
researchers Marisol Tellez Merchán and Richard Heimberg
Temple attains $2.59 million grant to combat dental anxiety
A collaboration between Temple University's dentistry and psychology researchers is showing promising results in the battle against dental anxiety.
October 1, 2018
Hai-Lung Dai at a whiteboard
Temple team earns major grant to build advanced microscope
The interdisciplinary team led by Professors Eric Borguet and Hai-Lung Dai will use the $1 million-plus grant to build a nonlinear optical microscope.
September 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
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.
Students using virtual reality technology
College of Science and Technology launches hub for interdisciplinary research
Associate Professor of Mathematics Benjamin Seibold will helm Temple’s new cross-disciplinary Center for Computational Mathematics and Modeling.
Assistant Professor Atsuhiro Muto in Antarctica
Temple joins largest ever US-UK Antarctic scientific field campaign
Assistant Professor Atsuhiro Muto will spend up to three months in Antarctica to research the potential collapse of the Thwaites Glacier.
the Temple University Brain Research and Imaging Center’s 3-Tesla Siemens MAGNETOM Prisma MRI scanner
Cutting-edge neuroscience and imaging facility opens at Temple
The new Temple University Brain Research and Imaging Center offers a centralized location, state-of-the-art equipment and a comprehensive research team.
Sara Goldrick-Rab, professor of higher education policy and sociology
Sara Goldrick-Rab wins Temple’s first-ever Carnegie Fellowship
Goldrick-Rab plans to use the fellowship to write a book about food and housing insecurity in higher education.
Man looking at 3-D printed needles in Franklin Institute exhibit
Engineers find unusual inspiration for 3-D printed surgical needle design
The needles, designed by a Temple engineering professor and a PhD candidate, are on display at the Franklin Institute.
Domenico Pratico
Katz School of Medicine announces Alzheimer’s Center
A gift from a Temple trustee will create a new hub for researching the disease.
Victor Gutierrez-Velez sitting at his desk
Geographer to lead NASA-funded project in Colombia
Victor Gutierrez-Velez will lead a project that will integrate satellite data to policy decisions about biodiversity in Colombia.
Fox Chase Cancer Center entrance
Multimillion dollar gift establishes pancreatic cancer institute
The Marvin and Concetta Greenberg Pancreatic Cancer Institute at Fox Chase Cancer Center will accelerate research on pancreatic cancer.
Temple University’s Lewis Katz School of Medicine
$11.6M NIH grant funds study of stem cells and heart disease
The project at Lewis Katz School of Medicine will investigate regenerative capabilities of stem cell microvesicles.