Hundreds of family members and friends packed the Temple Performing Arts Center on August 9 for the presentation of white coats to the 195 incoming students who are part of the Lewis Katz School of Medicine Class of 2023.
For eight weeks this summer, 10 students from Temple University and Hunter College in New York worked side-by-side with cancer researchers at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine and Fox Chase Cancer Center.
The American Lung Association has selected Temple’s Jamie Garfield, MD, as one of six new national volunteer medical spokespeople. Dr. Garfield and the new spokespeople will join 12 others who were reappointed to another term.
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine (LKSOM) has joined with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the University of Pittsburgh as an open enrollment site to tackle this disparity through the All of Us Research Program—a historic nationwide effort to advance individualized prevention, treatment and care for people of all backgrounds through precision medicine.