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Notice to Our Patients Regarding an Email Phishing Incident at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital & Jefferson University Physicians

October 16 , 2017
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Jefferson University Physicians take seriously the privacy and security of our patients' information. Regrettably, this notice concerns an incident involving some of that information.
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In the News: Breast Cancer Survivors Share Their Stories

October 16 , 2017
FOX29’s Good Day Philadelphia recently hosted two breast cancer survivors and Dr. Maysa Abu-Khalaf, director of breast medical oncology at Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University, on a segment dedicated to Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
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Jefferson and Monell Center Sign Letter of Intent to Merge

October 12 , 2017
The proposed merger would combine Monell, the world’s leader in taste and smell research, with research operations at the new Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) and Jefferson Health.
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New Transplant Policy Breaks Down Racial Barriers

August 27 , 2017
For years, the national organ-allocation policy unintentionally discriminated against minorities. As available scientific research progressed, United Network for Organ Sharing revisited the way in which organs are matched with recipients.
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Staying Healthy? Don’t forget your liver.

August 25 , 2017
Hepatitis C, liver cancer, and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) are just three of the hundreds of types of overlooked liver diseases that can affect your health and well-being. Consumer Reports recently provided readers with ways to keep their livers healthy.
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In the News: Pain Meds after C-Section

August 19 , 2017
Jefferson Health OB-GYN Dr. Baxter spoke to Newsworks about safe and appropriate prescribing of opioids after a cesarean section.
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