Thomas Jefferson University
Institute of Emerging Health Professions

Welcome to the Institute of Emerging Health Professions

Our mission is to provide innovative and unique education and training needed to fill future career, training and certification gaps in healthcare practice and delivery.  LEARN MORE



Thomas Jefferson University’s National Center for Telehealth Education and Research (NCTER) is offering a “Reimagining Health Care – Telehealth Training Course” free of charge to interested participants who are currently unemployed. 

*NEW MS in Medical Cannabis Science & Business. Application is now open. Start date: April 1, 2021

Designed for clinicians to provide an understanding of the science underlying endocannabinoids, phytocannabinoids, and synthetic cannabinoids and their clinical applications.

To empower healthcare leaders with data driven strategies using emerging technologies to develop patient solutions.

Developed by Emergency Medicine faculty and the National Academic Center for Telehealth, Jefferson’s program prepares the learner for the role of Telehealth Facilitator on the interprofessional healthcare team.

Brings a new dynamic to professional healthcare education, focusing on mind-body strategies to reduce stress and improve health-related quailty of life. 

This program gives the opportunity to new applicants (Direct Entry Option) as well as certified perfusionists (Post-Professional Option) to earn a Master's degree in Cardiovascular Perfusion.

ECMO is a modified heart-lung machine that does the work of the heart and lungs allowing the organs to rest. Understand basic principles, indications and management for ECMO support.