“Progress requires the co-adaptation of the innovative with the tried and true, the amalgamation of tradition and innovation.” — LARRY KAISER, MD, FACS (DEAN & CEO)
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine offers the only Masters of Arts degree in Urban Bioethics in the country.
Celebrating anniversaries in 2017: Temple University Hospital:
125th Temple University Rome:
Last year, the volunteer hours put in by Temple students added up to 86 years of full-time work. “IN HEALTH CARE, EFFICIENCY MEANS BETTER SERVICE AND BETTER PRODUCTS AT A LOWER COST — IN OTHER WORDS, VALUE.” — SUSAN FREEMAN, MS, MD (CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER)
LAST YEAR, TEMPLE UNIVERSITY PROVIDED
$64 MILLION IN FINANCIAL AID TO STUDENTS WITH FINANCIAL NEED.
CLINICIANS AND SCIENTISTS SERVE ON THE LEWIS KATZ SCHOOL OF MEDICINE FACULTY:
585 42 1,757 FULL-TIME,
“We teach medical students to judiciously use their knowledge, skills, and sociopolitical awareness to benefit their patients. This is the physicians’ contract with society.” — LARRY KAISER, MD, FACS (DEAN & CEO)
TO OBTAIN AN MD DEGREE, LEWIS KATZ SCHOOL OF MEDICINE STUDENTS MUST BE COMPETENT IN 54 SPECIFIC SKILLS IN 7 DIFFERENT CATEGORIES. “To really know and understand the technology and science involved in any one corner of the medical world requires a lifetime of dedication.” — BLASE CARABELLO, MD, CLASS OF 1973
| TEMPLE HEALTH MAGAZINE | FALL 2016
Temple Health - Temple Health Magazine - Fall 2016