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.
Temple University will join the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the University of Pittsburgh to open an enrollment site for the All of Us Research Program—a momentous effort to advance individualized prevention, treatment and care for people of all backgrounds.
Guests and speakers gathered in the Maurice J. Stone, MD, Commons at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine on June 17 to pay homage to groundbreaking Temple orthopaedic surgeon Joseph Torg, MD, ’61 and unveil his official portrait.
Like a sorting machine in an assembly line, a molecule known as VPS35 detects and removes defective proteins from neurons. And similar to other quality control processes, the VPS35 system goes a long way toward protecting health, according to new work by researchers at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University.