November 2013 • The Pasquarellas had more than one reason to support transplant services at Jefferson.
October 2013 • Employees and friends of Jefferson Facilities department raise more than $5,300 to support breast cancer care.
October 2013 • Dale D. Berg, MD, is the first recipient of the G. Fritz Blechschmidt, MD, Professor of Clinical Skills.
September 2013 • The Joseph M. and Marie H. Field Professorship in Spinal Surgery will support research involving spinal injuries and disorders.
September 2013 • A $1 million gift supports Jefferson's Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Imaging and Treatment Center and expands clinical services for patients.
October 2013 • The endowed professorship was made possible through generous donations from the families of Lawrence S. Smith and John R. Alchin, former co-chief financial officers of Comcast Corp.
June 2013 • Alex Kline, founder of the Mary Kline Classic, presents the Jefferson Foundation's Stephen Smith with a check for brain cancer research.
The namesake of Jefferson's Cardeza Foundation for Hematologic Research has a noteworthy history--including surviving the Titanic sinking in 1912.
May 2013 • Gregory Kane, MD ’87, invested as the first Jane and Leonard Korman Professor of Pulmonary Medicine at a ceremony on May 9, 2013.
May 2013 • Kathleen Squires, MD, division director for infectious diseases in the Department of Medicine, will be the first physician invested as the W. Paul and Ida H. Havens Professor.
April 2013 • This year’s Jennie M. Beach and Dr. James D. Beach Memorial Scholarship recipients were recently honored at the annual Beach Memorial Scholarship Luncheon.
March 2013 • The Sarah Parvin Foundation presented Jefferson with a check for $50,000 to support ovarian cancer research in surgery.
March 2013 • Takami Sato, MD, PhD, was invested as the first K. Hasumi, MD, Professor of Medical Oncology at a ceremony on March 6th, 2013.
March 2013 • Get Your Rear in Gear colon cancer walk benefits research at Jefferson. A check for $50,000 from last year's walk was presented to Jefferson in March.
December 2012 • The sale of of a medical fraternity chapter house in Philadelphia establishes the Paul Zimskind, MD '57, PhD Scholarship Fund and Memorial Lectureship in Urology.
December 2012 • Jane and Leonard Korman provide support through the Jane and Leonard Korman Family Foundation to establish the Jefferson — Jane and Leonard Korman Lung Center.
November 2012 • Fund A Cure for Pancreatic Cancer donated $47,000 to pancreatic cancer research at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals.
October 2012 • A University trustee from 2005 through 2011, Ira Lubert became an avid supporter of Jefferson’s cardiology team after witnessing the compassionate care they provided his mother when she was ill.
Susan Donahue has made a gift to establish the Philip E. Donahue, MD, Lectureship in Benign Gastrointestinal Diseases.
November 2012 • The Baxter Family Foundation pledges to create the Hemant J. Desai, MD Fellowship in Neonatology