What's New at Jeff
Sarah Parvin Memorial SoccerFest
Every year, the Sarah Parvin Foundation donates proceeds to support ovarian cancer research in the Brody Lab at Jefferson.
Honoring Dr. David Andrews and Dr. Anthony Chiurco
The Jefferson family had a double celebration on July 19 to thank Dr. and Mrs. Anthony Chiurco for establishing the Anthony Alfred Chiurco, MD Professor in the Department of Neurosurgery.
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center Teams Up With the American Association for Cancer Research
The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center has teamed up with one of the world’s largest and most powerful cancer research organizations, the American Association for Cancer Research.
Celebrating the Hon. Andrea Canepari
On June 29, we wished a fond “ciao” to Consul General Andrea Canepari, and celebrated his promotion to Ambassador.
Celebration of the Hamilton Family
A gathering in the Dorrance H. Hamilton Building was the perfect setting on June 6 for the investiture of Dr. Anthony DiMarino, Jr., as the Dorrance H. Hamilton Professor of Medicine. The event also served as a celebration of the generosity of the Hamilton family. It was a vivid reminder of the impact Mrs. Hamilton and her family have had on Jefferson and those we serve.
Reception Inspires Conversation About Parkinson’s
Informative and inspiring conversation headlined the Jefferson Comprehensive Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center reception on May 24.
Dinner for Distinguished Honorees
A dinner celebrating Jefferson’s distinguished honorees of 2017 was held May 22. The event honored Lynne and Harold Honickman, who received this year’s President’s Award, and Caroline and Sidney Kimmel, Dr. Eileen Breslin, Dr. Patrick Harker, and Donato Tramuto, all honorary degree recipients for our 193rd commencement.
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center and Jefferson Health Launch the Neu Center for Supportive Medicine & Cancer Survivorship
The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson received a $3 million development donation from education and healthcare philanthropists Esperanza and David Neu to establish the Neu Center for Supportive Medicine and Cancer Survivorship.
Open House Highlights Brody Lab
An Open House at the Brody Lab at Jefferson on May 5 provided a unique opportunity to highlight Jefferson’s recent pancreatic cancer research and to introduce the dedicated team supporting the efforts.
Philadelphia University Integration FAQs
On December 17, 2015, the Boards of Trustees of Thomas Jefferson University and Philadelphia University announced the signing of a Letter of Intent (LOI) to exclusively pursue the integration of the two universities.
The Bulletin is published quarterly for alumni of Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University.