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Jocelyn Edathil, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Clinical Medicine

Jocelyn Edathil
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About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Ethics
  • Diversity
  • Medical education

Research Interests

  • Drug development
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Residency, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2013
  • MD, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA, 2010
  • PhD, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA, 2008
  • Non-degree, Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2001
  • BS/BA, Villanova University, Villanova, PA, 2000


  • Internal medicine


  • Society of Hospitalist Medicine, 2017-present
  • ACP, 2010-present
  • Association of Sister Brother Priest Physician, 2008-present


Honors & Awards

  • Vanitha Appadorai Vaidya Humaneness in Medicine Award, Temple University/Philadelphia County Medical Society, 2013
  • Rohm and Haas Travel Grant, Pennsylvania State University, 2008
  • American Heart Association Predoctoral Fellow (2 years plus 1-year competitive renewal), 2005-2008

PubMed Publications

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Additional Publications

  • Edathil, J., Nguyen, J., Hughes. K., Boyko. W., Giuliano. R. “Synthesis of Vinyl α-D- Glucopyranosides From Mixed Acetal Glycosides.” J. Carbohydrate Chemistry 2001, 20, 81-85.
  • Harki, D.A. Graci, J.D , Edathil, J.P.,  Castro C., Cameron, C.E., Peterson, B.R.“Synthesis Universal 5-Nitroindole Ribonucleotide and Incorporation into RNA by a Viral RNA-Dependent RNA Polymerase.” ChemBioChem. 2007, 8, 1359-1362.
  • Graci, J.D., Harki, D.A., Korneeva, V.S., Edathil, J.P., Too, K., Franco, D., Smidansky, E., Paul, A.V., Peterson, B.R., Brown, D.M., Loakes, D., Cameron, C.E. “Lethal Mutagenesis of Poliovirus Mediated by a Mutagenic Pyrimidine Analogue.”  J.Virol., 2007, 81(20), 11256-11266.
  • Graci, J.D., Too, K., Smidansky, E., Edathil, J.P, Galarraga, J. E., Barr, E. W., Bollinger, J. M.,; Peterson, B.R., Loakes, D., Cameron, C.E. “Lethal Mutagenesis of Picornaviruses with N6-Modified Purine Nucleoside Analogues.” Antimicrob. Agents Chemother., 2008, 52, (3)1056-1057.
  • Qi, S., Edathil, J.., Wu, R., Smidansky, E., Cameron, C.E. Peterson, B.R., “A One-pot Method for the Synthesis of Nucleoside Triphosphates from Nucleoside H-phosphonate Monoesters.” Org. Lett, 2008, 10(9), 1703-1706.