What's New at Jeff
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.
Dedication of the Dominic & Michele Frederico Building
May 25th marked the dedication of Dominic and Michele Frederico Building—home to the Jefferson Accelerator Zone (JAZ)—and cemented its place as “command central” for innovation and entrepreneurship at Jefferson. Increasingly, our students and faculty are “start-up natives.”
Investiture of Piera Pasinelli, PhD
Renowned researcher and co-director of the Frances and Joseph Weinberg Unit for ALS Research at Thomas Jefferson University, Piera Pasinelli, PhD has been named the first holder of the Frances and Joseph Weinberg Professorship in Neuroscience.
Phillie Phanatic Visits New Moms at Jefferson
The Phillie Phanatic visited Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals on Friday, May 6 in celebration of National Nurses Week and Mother's Day.
Jefferson Receives $20 Million Farber Gift
Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health announced today a transformational $20 million gift from Vickie and Jack Farber to strengthen the neuroscience institute that bears their name.
Edith Mitchell Named Member of Blue Ribbon Panel
Edith Mitchell, M.D., Professor of Medical Oncology and researcher at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University was appointed one of 28 cancer experts that will provide input on Vice President Joe Biden’s Cancer Moonshot Initiative.
The Bulletin is published quarterly for alumni of Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University.