Research

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Temple-headquartered STARS Computing Corps receives a $3 million National Science Foundation grant
STARS Computing Corps, headquartered at Temple, will use this new grant to expand its mission and initiatives
April 5, 2022
College of Public Health study highlights importance of gender-affirming healthcare
New CPH study supports benefits of gender-affirming healthcare.
April 4, 2022
Graphic illustrates how gun violence increased in Philadelphia during the pandemic.
Connecting the dots between gun violence and drug markets
A new study offers insights into what drives gun violence around Philadelphia.
February 25, 2022
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Temple PhD students receive prestigious F31 research grants
Doctoral students begin their Ruth L. Kirschstein National Institutes of Health research fellowships.
Min-Seok Pang of the Department of Management Information Systems pictured.
Study shows verified users are among biggest culprits when it comes to sharing fake news
The new studies include several new insights about how fake news spreads.
Temple faculty member Deborah Cai pictured.
Is it OK to ask, ‘Are you vaccinated?’
Klein College faculty member Deborah Kai explains how to ask about a person’s vaccination status.
New laws set to level collegiate playing field
Thilo Kunkel discusses his name, image and likeness research and its impact.
Temple professor Santiago Orrego
Seeking dental solutions through the power of smart materials
Temple’s Santiago Orrego recently received a $200,000 grant to develop a smart gel that fights dental infection and promotes tissue growth through electricity.
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Ensuring area residents have safe drinking water
College of Public Health researchers are testing the cleanliness of private well water in Philadelphia area homes.
Lewis Katz School of Medicine
A $2.5 million grant will help researchers better predict hospital readmission among patients with diabetes
The researchers are developing a tool that will accurately determine the 30-day readmission risk among patients who have diabetes.
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Temple researchers identify a cardiac protein that causes heart failure
Two new studies find a possible target for treating a broad range of heart dysfunction.
Slobodan Vucetic
Temple researchers help people with neurodevelopmental disabilities succeed in IT jobs
A multidisciplinary team is developing job assistance software for those with neurodevelopmental disabilities, thanks to a $2.3 million NSF grant.
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COVID-19 poses increased risk to those with autism or intellectual disability
While people with autism or intellectual disability face the same risk of contracting COVID-19 as the general public, they are more likely to die from it.