What's New at Jeff
Dedicating the Strauss Lobby
In honor of her late father, Robert Perry Strauss, Kimberly Strauss made a $500,000 investment to support the creation of a new Stem Cell Center at the Farber Institute for Neurosciences.
Dedication Of The Steven H. Korman Conference Center
Jefferson received a $2 million dollar gift from Steven Korman to create the Steven H. Korman Center for Community Engagement. As part of the gift, the conference center located in the old Federal Reserve Bank Building was renamed as the Steven H. Korman Conference Center.
Investiture of Makarand V. Risbud, PhD
Dr. Makarand Risbud has been named the first holder of the James J. Maguire, Jr. Professor for Spine Research. This was a wonderful opportunity for the Jefferson family to recognize Dr. Risbud and say thank you to Jamie Maguire and the Maguire Foundation for establishing the professorship.
Ellen & Ron Caplan Endow Directorship
Daniel Monti, MD, MBA, is named the inaugural Ellen and Ron Caplan Director of the Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine through a $2.5 million gift to Thomas Jefferson University from Philadelphia real estate developer Ron Caplan which will boost Jefferson’s growing integrative health program.
LGBT Scholarship Established at Thomas Jefferson University
Mark Zwanger, MD and Malcolm Kram, DVM know the importance of supporting LGBTQ students who wish to pursue careers in medicine.
Jefferson Receives $1 Million from Businessman and Philanthropist Jamie Maguire and the Maguire Foundation to Endow Professorship in Spine Research
Jamie Maguire, chairman of Philadelphia Insurance Companies (PHLY), and the Maguire Foundation, have generously funded a new orthopaedics professorship at Thomas Jefferson University.
Honoring Bernard L. Segal, MD
The Jefferson community came together to honor Bernard L. Segal, MD at The Union League of Philadelphia. It was a special opportunity to come together to celebrate someone like Dr. Segal, a man who's many pioneering contributions over the past 20 years have helped steer Jefferson toward even higher heights.
Jefferson Receives $2 Million from Philanthropist & Real Estate Developer Steven H. Korman to Fund New Community Engagement Center
Thomas Jefferson University is proud to announce a $2 million gift from Steven H. Korman to fund the creation of the Steven H. Korman Center for Community Engagement.
Investiture of Daniel A. Monti, MD, MBA
May 31, 2016 was a celebration of Daniel A. Monti, MD, MBA’s dedication, skill and accomplishments as he was formally recognized as the inaugural Ellen and Ron Caplan Director of the Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine.
The Bulletin is published quarterly for alumni of Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University.