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  • May 30, 2014

    Cardiomyopathy Program and Associate Director of the Advanced Heart Failure and Transplantation Program at Temple

    Daniel L. Dries, MD, MPH, FACC, has been appointed Director of the Familial Cardiomyopathy Program and Associate Director of the Advanced Heart Failure and Transplantation Program at the Temple Heart and Vascular Institute, and Professor of Medicine at Temple University School of Medicine, effective June 1, 2014.

  • May 27, 2014

    Study Finds Diet Beverages Can Play a Positive Role in Weight Loss

    Diet or zero-calorie beverages can play a positive role in weight loss when consumed as part of a behavioral weight loss program, according to a new study involving researchers from Temple University's Center for Obesity Research and Education (CORE).

  • May 20, 2014

    Temple’s Dr. Elias Siraj Earns Prestigious Service Award

    Elias S. Siraj, MD, FACP, FACE, Professor of Medicine at Temple University School of Medicine, Program Director of the Endocrinology Fellowship and Director of Clinical Endocrinology at Temple University Hospital, received the Outstanding Service Award for Promotion of Endocrine Health of an Underserved Population at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 23rd Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Las Vegas on May 17, 2014.
     

  • May 20, 2014

    Temple’s Dr. Elias Siraj Earns Prestigious Service Award

    Elias S. Siraj, MD, FACP, FACE, Professor of Medicine at Temple University School of Medicine, Program Director of the Endocrinology Fellowship and Director of Clinical Endocrinology at Temple University Hospital, received the Outstanding Service Award for Promotion of Endocrine Health of an Underserved Population at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 23rd Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Las Vegas on May 17, 2014.
     

  • May 20, 2014

    Temple Health Earns 'Game Changer' Award from United Way

    On behalf of Dr. Larry Kaiser and the faculty and staff of Temple Health, Alan Rosenberg, Senior Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer, accepted the United Way 2014 ‘Game Changer’ Award from Jill Michal, President and CEO of United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey.
     
    The award, presented at the Temple University Health System (TUHS) All Boards meeting on May 20, 2014, recognized the significant increase in participation that occurred among Temple Health donors to a United Way Campaign in a one-year period.
     

  • May 19, 2014

    Temple-Led Study Finds No Benefit in Taking Statin Drugs for Prevention of COPD Exacerbations

    A statin drug commonly used to lower cholesterol is not effective in reducing the number and severity of flare ups from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), according to the results of a large multicenter clinical trial designed and directed by Gerard J. Criner, MD, Director of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA.

  • May 16, 2014

    2014 Commencement Address by Eric J. Topol, MD: “Machinations of the Machine Age”

    Dean Kaiser, Dean Feldman, Faculty, Proud Families, and Especially the Honored Graduates:
     
    How hard you have worked to get to this culminating juncture and how proud you, your family and friends must be. I am honored to share this great moment of celebration with you.
     

  • May 16, 2014

    Temple University School of Medicine Celebrates 112th Commencement

    An abundance of umbrellas, smiles and "selfies" were the order of the day at Temple University School of Medicine's 112th commencement, held on May 16 at Philadelphia's ornate Academy of Music. The rain outside did nothing to dampen the spirit inside, as nearly 200 students celebrated their transition to life's "real challenge," as one student described their future careers.
     

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