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Jefferson's Edith Mitchell Makes EBONY Magazine's 2015 EBONY Power 100 List


Renowned medical oncologist and President of the National Medical Association, Edith Mitchell is named one of the most influential African Americans in the country by EBONY Magazine
24-Nov-2015 7:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

A Vaccine Candidate That Supports Immunity Where It Matters Most

One virus creates a long-lived immune reaction in parts of our bodies that serve as our first line of defense against infections, making it a strong candidate for a variety of vaccines.
26-Oct-2015 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

More Precise Due Dates for Pregnant Mothers

A routine screening could help narrow the estimated date of delivery for pregnant women.
22-Oct-2015 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Jefferson College of Health Professions Offers Post-Graduate Certificate in Medical Family Therapy

Jefferson College of Health Professions is now accepting applications for a post-graduate certificate in medical family therapy. This growing field supports families who have been affected by a medical diagnosis or treatment within an...
22-Oct-2015 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Building and Breaking Synapses

Researchers find a protein that's involved in helping control the architecture of connections between neurons – a basic process involved in both healthy and diseased brains.
16-Oct-2015 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Describing the Indescribable


Mystical experiences are frequently labeled as indescribable or ineffable. However, new research suggests that when prompted, people who have had a mystical, spiritual or religious experience can describe the event.
15-Oct-2015 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

The Perfect Match Might Be the Imperfect One


When it comes to treating blood cancers like leukemia and lymphomas, new research shows that a half-matched donor bone marrow transplant may be just as good as a full match, in the first apples to apples type comparison of its kind.
7-Oct-2015 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

A Doctor Just for Girls

Beth Schwartz joins Jefferson and Nemours as a specialist in pediatric and adolescent gynecology to help families address girls’ needs from birth to early adulthood.
1-Oct-2015 8:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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