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Temple University Hospital Earns ANCC Magnet Recognition

Temple University Hospital has achieved Magnet designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), considered the highest honor and form of recognition for nursing excellence. read more »

Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Receives $100,000 Donation from Stop Alzheimer’s Now to Conduct Groundbreaking Study

The new study will test whether inhibition of a specific protein in the brain can stimulate neurogenesis. read more »

Temple Awarded 5-year, $3.47 Million NIH Grant to Investigate Evidence-Based Treatment Approach to Prevent Excessive Weight Gain in Pregnancy

Temple will work with WIC to study program focused on low-income, racial/ethnic minorities. read more »

Temple Plays Leading Role in FDA Approval of a New Minimally Invasive Endobronchial Treatment for Severe Emphysema

Study is the second this year to lead to FDA approval of a minimally invasive treatment for emphysema. read more »

Temple-Led Research Team Traces Pathway to Cardioprotection in Post-Ischemic Heart Failure

A Temple-led research team shows for the first time that blocking GRK2 localization to mitochondria protects heart cells from ischemic injury and death, casting new light on GRK2 as a potential therapeutic target in post-injury heart failure. read more »

Dr. Lisa Rae Appointed Director of the Temple Burn Center

Lisa Rae, MD, FACS, has been appointed Director of the Temple Burn Center and Associate Professor of Surgery at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. read more »

Dr. William Auger Joins Temple as Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension Specialist

William R. Auger, MD, has joined Temple University Hospital as a pulmonologist in the Pulmonary Hypertension, Right Heart Failure and Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH) Program in the Temple Heart and Vascular Institute, and Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. read more »

Temple Lung Center Director Reports Continued Positive Results for Study Examining Minimally Invasive Treatment of Severe Emphysema

Twelve months in, EMPROVE shows patients with the Spiration® Valve System have statistical and clinically meaningful improvements in lung function, target lobe volume reduction, shortness of breath and quality-of-life parameters. read more »

Dr. Cecelia Schmalbach Appointed The Inaugural David Myers, MD Professor and Chair in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

This newly-endowed Chair will support in perpetuity the department’s excellence and innovation in clinical care, research, and medical training. read more »

Temple Scientists Identify Genetic Variants Almost Exclusive to African Americans That Predict Poor Outcomes in Dilated Cardiomyopathy Heart Disease

Genetic testing is a powerful diagnostic tool that is increasingly being used for the diagnosis of dilated cardiomyopathy, a disease in which the heart becomes enlarged, making it difficult to pump blood. read more »