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Dr. Douglas Reifler Describes the Significance
of Narrative Medicine to Reuters Health


(December 6, 2018) - Douglas Reifler, MD, Associate Dean of Student Affairs and Medical Humanities at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM) and Professor of Medicine at LKSOM, reflected on the importance of narrative medicine in a Reuters Health piece about the subject.
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Research by Dr. Gerard Criner and the Temple Lung Center Team Leads to Second FDA Approval of a Minimally Invasive Endobronchial Treatment for Severe Emphysema


(December 5, 2018) - For the second time this year, a Temple-led study has led to approval from the FDA for a minimally invasive treatment option for emphysema. Dr. Gerard Criner, MD, FACP, FACCP, Chair and Professor of Thoracic Medicine and Surgery at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and Director of the Temple Lung Center, announced the 12-month results of the EMPROVE study for the Spiration® Valve System back in September. Based upon positive results of that study, for which the Temple Lung Center was lead enroller and Dr. Criner was a principal investigator, the FDA has granted approval for this new treatment under its breakthrough medical devices designation.
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Abhi Rastogi and COPD Patient Describe
the Advantages of Telemedicine


(December 4, 2018) - Abhi Rastogi, MBA, MIS, Associate Hospital Director of Pulmonary Services and the Project Management Office at Temple University Hospital, and COPD patient Ronny Neal were interviewed for a telemedicine piece published by PhillyVoice.
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Dr. Scott Golarz Explains Thoracic Outlet
Syndrome Following NBA Player’s Diagnosis


(December 4, 2018) - Scott R. Golarz, MD, Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and Director of the Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Center at Temple University Hospital, discussed thoracic outlet syndrome with NBC10 in the wake of the Markelle Fultz news from the Philadelphia 76ers.
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Temple’s Emergency Radiology Response
to 2015 Amtrak Derailment Highlighted


(December 3, 2018) - A team of Temple University Health System emergency radiology researchers described their lessons learned from the May 2015 Amtrak derailment and presented their conclusions in the Journal of the American College of Radiology. Radiology Business covered the publication of the findings.
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NFL Player to Recognize Philadelphia
CeaseFire during Cleats Campaign


(November 29, 2018) - Will Parks, starting safety for the Denver Broncos, will wear cleats representing Philadelphia CeaseFire as part of the NFL’s three-week “My Cause, My Cleats” program.
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LKSOM Student Pens Opinion Piece Backing
Doctors Who Speak Out about Gun Violence


(November 28, 2018) - Miranda Haslam, a second-year medical student at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, wrote an op-ed for The Philadelphia Inquirer supporting physicians who share their views on gun violence.
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Lewis Katz School of Medicine’s $13.5M Joint Grant
for Cancer Health Disparities Still Receiving Attention


(November 27, 2018) - The five-year, $13.5 million joint grant received by the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM) and Hunter College of the City University of New York from the National Cancer Institute remains in the news.
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Dr. Amy Goldberg Appears on CNN to Discuss
Gun Violence and ‘This Is Our Lane’


(November 24, 2018) - Amy J. Goldberg, MD, FACS, Chair and Professor of Surgery at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Surgeon-in-Chief of Temple University Health System and Director of the General Surgery Residency Program at Temple University Hospital, appeared on CNN to discuss gun violence as a public health issue and the “This is our lane” movement.
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‘An Evening with Black Men in Medicine’
Continues to Garner Media Coverage


(November 21, 2018) - The Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (OHEDI) at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University hosted “An Evening with Black Men in Medicine,” which brought together pre-professional and undergraduate black men and black Temple-affiliated physicians to address the national decline in the number of black men in medicine.
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