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Wisdom Lecture

Please join us for the second in our Wisdom Lectures, Thurs Feb 26 at 5 PM, location to be announced.

Harry Salem, PhD is a stem cell researcher for the DOD at the US Army Chem/Bio Center and  will be speaking.  Dr Salem’s careers spans 60 plus years, beginning with the development of the neonatal incubator, the Breathalyzer and continuous wear contact lenses.  We are SUPER lucky to have him present!!  RSPV to Dr. Elizabeth Brooks at

How Jefferson Meets the Needs of the Community

01 APR 2010 --  The Philadelphia Daily News has profiled Jefferson’s vital work at St. Elizabeth’s Community Center in Philadelphia, where the number of people coming in for medical help has risen drastically over the past year. Jefferson physicians, a public health nurse, pharmacist and medical students care for the hundreds coming to the center for sick visits, physical exams, medication counseling and treatment for diseases like asthma, diabetes, depression and hypertension.