What's New at Jeff
Jefferson Competes in "STAT Madness"
For the first time, Jefferson will be competing in STAT Madness, an annual competition highlighting top biomedical research nationally.
Installation of Persis Rice
On Valentine’s Day, we celebrated the installation of Persis Rice as the Lynne R. Honickman Director of Jefferson Signature Services.
Fashion Design Students Take NYFW
Meet Allegra Pronesti and Vanessa Fath, two Jefferson fashion design students who were selected to showcase their work at New York Fashion Week this month.
Eat to Your Heart’s Content (and Health) on Valentine’s Day
A romantic “couples cooking” night in the kitchen with a glass of wine is the perfect way to celebrate a heart healthy Valentine’s Day.
In honor of Heart Awareness Month this February, we've compiled some facts and figures about heart health.
Alumni Weekend 2018
On the weekend of October 19–20, 2018, alumni descended on Jefferson’s campus for a weekend of reminiscing and refreshment.
Alumni Profile: Nicholas J. Ruggiero, II, MD '01
Nicholas J. Ruggiero, II, MD ’01, has been fraternizing with Jefferson alumni since he was a child growing up in West Pittston, Pennsylvania. His father, Nicholas J. Ruggiero, MD ’66, hosted the annual Wyoming Valley Alumni dinners in Wilkes-Barre.
Jefferson Researcher Explores Cell Death Controls and Effects
Emad S. Alnemri’s breakthrough work may yield a powerful new way to kill cancer.
Jefferson's History On Display at the Alumni Center
Although planning for and designing the Marie E. Pinizzotto, MD ’88, MBA and Carol A. Ammon, BSN ’17, MBA Alumni Center began 18 months before its grand opening on May 31, the artifacts housed in the display wall have been waiting in the wings for as many as 200-plus years.
Student Profile: Grace Firestone, Class of 2020
Grace Firestone was your “average” high school go-getter: a soccer player with Division I aspirations, a student council member, an active participant in club life. She was getting ready for college and what was in store for her—until the day she went to her mother’s bedroom, said “I don’t feel well,” and collapsed. Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) had struck.
The Bulletin is published quarterly for alumni of Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University.