What's New at Jeff
A Series of Fortunate Events
Isidore Rigoutsos, PhD, sees complexity not as a barrier to understanding the genome, but as an essential ingredient
Explaining Uncertainty: Compassionate Dialogue Helps Emergency Department Patients Navigate the Unknown
Patients who are discharged from an emergency department without a definitive diagnosis all too often feel frightened, frustrated, confused, and anxious.
JeffConnect: Leading the Way in Telehealth
More than 75,000 patients tap into Jefferson’s cutting-edge virtual platform. Here’s why.
The Dean's Column: 194th Commencement
Class of 2018, on this milestone day—your day—my message to you is “Embrace the unfamiliar.”
A New Friend Gives New Life
The life Joe and Bridget Weissinger share took a shocking turn when Joe’s swollen feet turned into a diagnosis of membranous nephropathy in 2009.
Raising Dough: Holiday Bake Sale Supports Breast Cancer Research
At 83, Mary Lou Leuters is a petite, white-haired spitfire who believes that research is the answer to finding a cure for breast cancer—and raising money to fund that research is her duty.
IBX Donates Ekso GT Suits to Magee's Jerry Segal Classic
On Thursday, December 6, Magee hosted a press event on the 6th floor to celebrate the donation of an Ekso GT from Independence Blue Cross to the Jerry Segal Classic.
1,000 Hats for Preemies
Local employees at Cigna, a health insurance provider, flooded Jefferson’s neonatal intensive care unit with over 1,000 preemie-sized, homemade hats.
Declare War on Holiday Mishaps
The holiday season burns bright with Christmas tree lights, Hanukkah menorahs, Kwanzaa candles, etc. Just make sure your house doesn’t burn along with them.
Stephen Klasko’s Very Busy Days
As president of Thomas Jefferson University and CEO of Jefferson Health, Stephen Klasko, MD, MBA, is on a mission to reimagine the world. To do that, he starts early… and ends late.
The Bulletin is published quarterly for alumni of Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University.