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Eagles Autism Challenge

Eagles Autism Challenge

Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania (CHOP), and Drexel University are partnering with the Eagles Autism Challenge (EAC) for its inaugural city-wide event on May 19, 2018 to engage the families and individuals impacted by autism. 100% of participant-raised funds will benefit innovative research and programs to help unlock the mystery of autism.

Team captains, Stephen K. Klasko, MD, MBA, President and CEO of Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, and Jamie J. Maguire, Executive Chairman of Philadelphia Insurance Companies, are calling all employees, students, faculty, alumni, and friends at Abington, Aria, Center City, East Falls, and Kennedy campuses to join Team Jefferson and participate in this new initiative.

By joining our team, you are inspiring and engaging the community alongside Jefferson’s leaders in autism research to raise much needed support that will make a lasting impact on the field. Join Team Jefferson today!

Questions? View the FAQ page, or contact Julia Gelman-Sheehan at or 215-955-0977.