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  • This Valentine's Day Tend to Affairs of the Heart
    Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States, so when celebrating Valentine's Day this year, remember to love your heart by taking care of it!

  • Dr. Christine Eischen is Named to New Professorship
    The generosity of a Jefferson alumnus has established a new professorship for cancer research at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, according to Mark L. Tykocinski, MD, Provost, Thomas Jefferson University, and Anthony F. and Gertrude M. DePalma Dean, Sidney Kimmel Medical College.

  • Rev. Dr. Bernice A. King, Daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Visits Jefferson
    On January 26, the third annual Jefferson Salutes Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Vision featured a “fireside chat” with Rev. Dr. Bernice A. King, Dr. Stephen Klasko, and Jefferson University senior Nia Wilson.

  • Jeff Doctor has DESIGNs on Change
    Bon Ku, MD, MPP, combines the best of his two worlds—medicine and design. He is an emergency medicine physician and the founder and director of JeffDESIGN, a program at Jefferson’s Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC) that trains med students in design thinking.

  • Dr. AI - Machines Could Change Hospital Care
    The future of healthcare is becoming futuristic, as providers increasingly look to computerized data and tools to improve outcomes.

  • Jeff Doc Views Life Through a Lens
    Whether treating a patient or peering through a lens, James Posey, III, MD, is always looking for beauty and meaning in the unlikeliest of places.

  • Jeff to Help South Jersey With Anti-Opioid Addiction Program
    Dr. Jim Baird, the assistant medical director of Jefferson Health-Washington Township’s emergency department, says this partnership is imperative to properly fight the opioid epidemic in South Jersey.

  • Emergency Departments Bear the Brunt of Opioid Crisis
    The opioid epidemic gripping this country is putting a particularly tight squeeze on hospital emergency departments. The epidemic of prescription painkiller and heroin abuse is killing thousands every month.

  • Jeff Doc Heads South to Solve Cancer Mystery
    Two Alabama regions have one disconcerting thing in common: a statistically high occurrence rate of a rare eye cancer.

  • Tests for Cognitive Function in Senior Workers
    Andrew Newberg, MD, director of research at Jefferson Health's Marcus Institute of Integrative Health, conducts daylong evaluations-most are for executives-in the Executive Great Life and Advanced Brain Health programs.


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SKMC Bulletin

The Bulletin is published quarterly for alumni of Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University. 



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Thomas Jefferson University Colleges' Review

The Review is published twice a year for alumni of Jefferson Colleges of Health Professions, Nursing, Pharmacy and Population Health.