November 2013 • TJU and TJUH System President Stephen K. Klasko, MD, tells alumni of his plans to transform Jefferson into the health sciences university of the future.
November 2013 • Brent, a professor of pediatrics, is recognized for his work on the environmental causes of birth defects.
November 2013 • Jefferson is one of thousands of organizations encouraging supporters to make a gift with a purpose on December 3.
November 2013 • Dr. Mohamed Bailor Barrie has been recognized for bringing essential healthcare to Sierra Leone’s poorest people.
November 2013 • Stephen K. Klasko, MD, presented the Award of Merit to Jane and Leonard Korman and the Achievement Award in Medicine to Roger B. Daniels, MD, on Oct. 30, 2013.
November 2013 • Edith Peterson Mitchell, MD, program leader, gastrointestinal oncology at Jefferson Medical College, was one of 16 professionals inducted in September.
September 2013 • The Council for Advancement and Support of Education awards Jefferson for overall performance in educational fundraising programs.
Kimmel Cancer Center Receives National Recognition
July 2013 • Jefferson’s Kimmel Cancer Center (KCC) cited as one of the “Best Cancer Hospitals in the US” by Men’s Health Magazine. KCC was included in an elite group of prestigious institutions (see slide #5) that Men’s Health Magazine recommended to visit if faced with a cancer diagnosis.
September 2013 • Jefferson Welcomes Stephen K. Klasko, MD, MBA, as President and CEO of Thomas Jefferson University and TJUH System
November 2013 • Christine Arenson, MD, the JMC Vice Chair for Academic Affairs, is the new interim chair.