News & Events
New Study Reveals How to Improve Chemotherapy Use in Prostate Cancer
Next generation chemotherapy for prostate cancer has unique properties that could make it more effective earlier in treatment if confirmed in clinical trials.
Jefferson Appoints Joseph B. Hill as Chief Diversity Officer
Jefferson announced the appointment of Joseph B. Hill as Chief Diversity Officer, a key leadership role, responsible for leading an integration of diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives and practices.
A Few Cells Could Prevent Bone Marrow Transplant Infections
Researchers find clues for reducing infections after bone marrow transplantation for leukemia and lymphoma.
Abington Health and Jefferson Reach Definitive Agreement Take Next Step in Reimagining Region’s Healthcare
Leaders at Abington Health and Jefferson are very pleased to announce that today they have reached a definitive agreement to merge the two organizations to form a new enterprise.
Unique Transatlantic Partnership to Train Doctors for Global Health Challenges
The two dedicated health sciences universities, St. George's, University of London, based in London, U.K. and Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, U.S. respectively, are set to collaborate on a range of initiatives, designed to allow students to prepare for 21st century global health challenges via exposure to both U.S. and U.K. health systems during their program.
Inspira Health Network & Thomas Jefferson University & Health System Announce Affiliation Agreement
Inspira Health Network has announced an affiliation with Thomas Jefferson University and Health System (Jefferson) that will provide a new level of specialty health care services to residents in South Jersey.
Jefferson Asthma Study Featured in Journal of Biological Chemistry
Researchers show how a new class of molecules could offer hope for people who suffer from asthma.
Jefferson Neurologist Wins Prestigious NASA Innovation Award
Professor George Brainard, Ph.D., Director of the Light Research Program at Thomas Jefferson University has been selected to receive NASA’s prestigious Johnson Space Center Director’s Innovation Award.
Jefferson Appoints Sandra Dayaratna, M.D., as Division Director of the Generalist Division of the Obstetrics & Gynecology Department
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College announced the appointment of Sandra Dayaratna, M.D., as Clinical Associate Professor and Director of the Division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Hold Your Breath to Protect Your Heart
A simple technique may be most effective in preventing heart disease after radiation therapy for breast cancer.