In the News: The Future of Academic Medical Centers

Dr. Stephen Klasko, President and CEO of Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, was recently interviewed by Paul Voosen of The Chronicle of Higher Education about the relationship between universities and university hospitals. While other institutions, like Vanderbilt University and Hospital are decoupling for financial reasons, Dr. Klasko spoke to Jefferson’s recent mergers. “The mergers …


In the News: What Healthcare Mergers Mean for Consumers

Sharon Lurye of PhillyVoice recently spoke to Dr. Stephen Klasko, President and CEO of Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, about its recent partnerships with Abington, Aria, Kennedy Health and Philadelphia University. The plan, he explained, is to bring Jefferson research and care out to where the people are, instead of bringing them into the …


In The News: A Trip to South Africa Seeks to Build Healthcare and Educational Partnerships

The Philadelphia Tribune wrote about Dr. Stephen Klasko’s recent visit to South Africa with former UN Ambassador Andrew Young; Joseph Hill, Chief Diversity Officer at Jefferson; Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and other officials. The trip was part of a delegation to foster trade, investment and educational ties between the U.S. and South Africa. “It was …


Bold New Journalzine Healthcare Transformation Launched December 8, 2015

Healthcare Transformation, a new peer-reviewed open access journalzine published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., released its inaugural issue yesterday at the 13th Annual Jefferson University Gala at Jefferson University, Philadelphia. Through authoritative contributions from preeminent thought leaders and decision makers, Healthcare Transformation re-imagines healthcare delivery, education, and technology for the 21st century and beyond.

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