Grant Establishes Marcus Integrative Health at the Myrna Brind Center – Villanova
The Honickmans established the professorship to promote clinical care and research in the field of neurology, vascular neurology and stroke.
The single largest gift in Jefferson's history will benefit Jefferson Medical College, which has been renamed the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University.
William J. Hozack, MD, was named the Walter H. Annenberg Professorship in Joint Replacement Surgery, and Gerald R. Williams, Jr., MD, was named the John M. Fenlin, Jr., MD, Professorship in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery.
Berk, MD '36, earned international recognition for his contributions to the field of gastroenterology. Cohen is also a world-renowned gastroenterologist.
In honor of Mary, his late wife of 32 years, Bob Halinski established a pancreatic cancer research fund at Jefferson.
Throughout the years the Rieders family has supported Jefferson through many gifts.
Sarah Parvin Foundation Donates $50,000 for Ovarian Cancer Research
Sons Peter and John Havens and their wives, Louise and Wendy, established the professorship in honor of their parents W. Paul Havens, Jr., MD, and Ida.
In celebration of March as National Colorectal Cancer Awareness month, Jefferson received proceeds from the 2013 Get Your Rear in Gear Race.
The Fields established the professorship to support research involving spinal injuries and disorders.
Stephen Klein, a longtime supporter of Jefferson, recently made a $50,000 gift in honor of Richard C. Wender, MD.
Patty Anne Hogan established the lecture in honor of her husband who lost his battle with biliary cancer in 2013.
A gift from the Hugh L. Adams, Hugh Trumbull Adams and Mary Trumbull Adams Fund will be used to purchase medical equipment.
The PA Breast Cancer Coalition grant will go toward studies on ways to block the spread of breast cancer.
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.
June 2013 • Alex Kline, founder of the Mary Kline Classic, presents the Jefferson Foundation's Stephen Smith with a check for brain cancer research.
May 2014 • Jonah Selber directed the gift to Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, where he has worked as an office assistant in the information systems department since 1997.
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.
The Sarah Parvin Foundation presented Jefferson with a check for $50,000 to support ovarian cancer research in surgery.
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.
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.
April 2014 • Rodney D. Bell, MD, professor of neurology, will be invested at a ceremony in June 2014.
November 2013 • The Pasquarellas had more than one reason to support transplant services at Jefferson.
January 2014 • The $41,000 gift will enable faculty and fellows of the Institute to attend educational conferences and conduct research.
April 2014 • Gail Coleman's generous grant in memory of her husband Kenneth M. Bruntel has enabled two innovative studies at Jefferson.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
January 2014 • Jefferson's Departments of Neurology and Neuroscience will use the grants to treat and better understand Parkinson's disease.
November 2012 • Fund A Cure for Pancreatic Cancer donated $47,000 to pancreatic cancer research at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals.
The namesake of Jefferson's Cardeza Foundation for Hematologic Research has a noteworthy history — including surviving the Titanic sinking in 1912.
October 2013 • Employees and friends of Jefferson Facilities department raise more than $5,300 to support breast cancer care.
January 2014 • The $70,000 generous gift supports JMC scholarships.
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
The endowment behind the Ellen and Ron Caplan Directorship will be critical in advancing new research and education in integrative health