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About Dr. Klasko

A transformative physician leader returns to Philadelphia and brings his optimism and enthusiasm for healthcare to Jefferson, building on its rich history and positioning it for a successful tomorrow.

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Blog

Read Dr. Klasko’s vision of healthcare at Jefferson and its role in shaping the future, from innovations in education and research to implementing unique changes in our approach to patient care.

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14
Apr

Suppose Malcolm Gladwell Was on the Admissions Committee: Are We Ready to Be Bold?

Suppose Malcolm Gladwell was on the admissions committee of our medical college? I asked the author that question on stage at a recent event by the Philadelphia Arts and Business Council, while talking about Gladwell’s book, “David and Goliath.”
21
Jan

Changing the DNA of Health-Care

What does re-branding a train station have to do with fixing our health-care system?
27
Oct

Alumni Essay: From Delivering Babies to Delivering Revolutions

This article originally appeared in Wharton Magazine. Three tenets from Wharton’s EMBA Program propelled this alumnus to become a future-forward, positive leader for the health care industry. By Dr. Stephen K. Klasko It was a medical staff meeting in 1993 that did it. Managed care had taken hold of the reimbursement system. Physicians were...