Office of Institutional Advancement

What's New at Jeff

Knitted Knockers

  • Heart to Heart – Abington Keeps Lines to Family Open During Surgery
    Today, technology is king! Video conferencing is a staple of big business; many families stay connected with apps like FaceTime; and now, a local hospital is using it to connect heart surgeons in the operating room with families and colleagues.

  • Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center Partners With Company for Pancreatic Cancer Treatment
    The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center has partnered with Genisphere LLC, the provider of the 3DNA® platform for targeted drug delivery, to develop novel approaches to treat pancreatic cancer.

  • Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center & Tennessee Institute Collaborate on Drug Development
    The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center and the Sarah Cannon Research Institute in Nashville, Tennessee, are collaborating on clinical research in early-phase drug-development programs and investigator-initiated trials.

  • $30 Million Rehab for Magee Gives Patients Privacy
    Magee Rehabilitation Hospital has completed the first phase of a $30 million renovation project to create all-private rooms for patients at the Philadelphia medical center.

  • Jefferson, Drexel Test Gel to Aid Breathing After Spinal Cord Injuries
    Promising lab results show that a hydrogel designed to restore independent, unassisted breathing in the aftermath of a serious spinal cord injury could potentially prove effective in human beings.

  • 2018 Commencement
    The 2018 commencement marked the 194th graduation ceremony for Thomas Jefferson University.

  • MATER Helps Moms in Recovery
    Jefferson University Hospital’s Maternal Addiction Treatment Education and Research (MATER) program was recently featured in a New York Times Magazine article about mothers trying to overcome substance abuse.

  • Jefferson and Philly Collaborating for the Greater Good
    On May 7, leaders at Jefferson took the first step to reducing inequities in healthcare of lifestyle in Philadelphia.

  • Compassionate Care
    Being a home care nurse is fulfilling, and emotional. Every day is different with new challenges and new joys. Inspired to become a caregiver by a personal experience, Jefferson home care nurse Patricia McNamara spends her days making a difference in the lives of her patients.

  • CPR Saves Lives
    CPR is a lifesaving technique useful in many emergencies, including a heart attack, near drowning, or any situation in which breathing or heartbeat has stopped.


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SKMC Bulletin

The Bulletin is published quarterly for alumni of Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University. 



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Thomas Jefferson University Colleges' Review

The Review is published twice a year for alumni of Jefferson Colleges of Health Professions, Nursing, Pharmacy and Population Health.