News & Events
Fat Damages the Lungs of Heavy Drinkers
Alcohol causes fat build-up in the lungs of rats, impairing immune function and possibly explaining why alcoholics are more likely to develop lung disease
Sutures or Staples? The best choice for closing a C-section
Settling a long-time debate, researchers show that sewing up a C-section skin incision with sutures leads to fewer complications than using surgical staples
Couple & Family Therapy Program Receives COAMFTE Accreditation
Couple and Family Therapy Program Receives Accreditation
Sidney Kimmel Foundation Gives $110 Million to Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
Thomas Jefferson University has received a $110 million gift — the single largest in its history — from the Sidney Kimmel Foundation. The gift will benefit Jefferson Medical College, which will be renamed the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University effective today.
Royal Medical Services' Director General Presents Lecture on Syrian Refugee Crisis in Jordan
Director General Dr. Khalaf Al Jader of The Royal Medical Services of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan presented “Managing Medical Implications of Human Catastrophe: Jordan’s Global Peace Delegates and the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Jordan” for Jefferson faculty, students and staff on Friday, May 16th.
Fighting Cancer with Dietary Changes
Dieting may decrease chances for metastases in triple negative breast cancers by strengthening the tissue surrounding the tumor
JSN Receives Grant for Nursing Scholarships
RWJF "New Careers in Nursing" Program Scholarships support second career nurses from groups underrepresented in the profession.
Thomas Jefferson University Holds Commencement for Class of 2014
Alex Gorsky, Chairman of the Board and CEO of Johnson & Johnson will address Jefferson Medical College, Jefferson Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and Jefferson School of Population Health graduating classes
Thomas Jefferson University Holds Jefferson School of Nursing Commencement for Class of 2014
Donna Brazile, veteran Democratic political strategist, adjunct professor, author, and syndicated columnist will address graduating Jefferson School of Nursing class
CRNA Students and Faculty Lobby in Harrisburg
Two faculty members and students from Jefferson School of Nursing’s Class of 2016 nurse anesthesia program attended the Pennsylvania Association of Nurse Anesthetists’ Lobby Day in Harrisburg, Pa. on April 30, 2014.