“CENTRAL TO MEDICAL EDUCATION IS THE EXPANSION OF SOCIAL CONSCIENCE.” — LARRY KAISER, MD, FACS (DEAN & CEO)
TEMPLE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL IS AN INDISPENSABLE PROVIDER OF HEALTH CARE IN THE LARGEST CITY IN AMERICA WITHOUT A PUBLIC HOSPITAL.
“Research is not something done to people. It is done with people.” — GRACE MA, PHD (ASSOCIATE DEAN & DIRECTOR, CENTER FOR ASIAN HEALTH)
“Advancing medicine is a partnership between patients and physicians.” — NESTOR ESNAOLA, MD, MPH, MBA, FACS (SURGICAL ONCOLOGIST)
Approximately 20% of students at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine represent ethnic groups under-represented in the medical profession. SINCE 1971, MORE THAN
1,000 UNDER-REPRESENTED MEDICAL STUDENTS HAVE ENROLLED AT THE LEWIS KATZ SCHOOL OF MEDICINE, WITH
93% GRADUATING WITHIN FOUR YEARS. 44
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine ranks
in the country for graduating African American physicians.
700 students at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine belong to at least
1 30 of
different student-run organizations devoted to community service.
“WE ARE ACCOUNTABLE FOR THE VALUE, NOT THE VOLUME, OF SERVICE WE PROVIDE.” — VERDI DISESA, MD, MBA (VICE DEAN & PRESIDENT, TUH)
“Clinical research is where bold science and breakthrough medicine converge to improve patient outcomes, to improve health — of individuals, of entire nations.” — RICHARD FISHER, MD (PRESIDENT/CEO, FOX CHASE CANCER CENTER)
| TEMPLE HEALTH MAGAZINE | SPRING 2016
Temple Health - Temple Health Magazine - Spring 2016