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National Jewish Health & Jefferson Health Announce Creation of Jane & Leonard Korman Respiratory Institute in Philadelphia

April 26 , 2017
Nation’s leading respiratory hospital and renowned Philadelphia healthcare system develop joint venture to provide care and research focused on respiratory and related diseases.
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Artificial Intelligence May Help Diagnose Tuberculosis in Remote Areas

April 24 , 2017
Researchers are training artificial intelligence models to identify tuberculosis (TB) on chest X-rays, which may help screening and evaluation efforts in TB-prevalent areas with limited access to radiologists, according to a new study appearing online in the journal Radiology.
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Loss of Beloved Jefferson Benefactor and Philanthropist, Dorrance H. Hamilton

April 20 , 2017
We are deeply saddened to report the passing of Mrs. Dorrance “Dodo” Hamilton, a long-time Jefferson citizen, friend, benefactor and one of our city’s leading philanthropists and socialites.
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In the News: Reducing Opioid Use After Surgery

April 15 , 2017
Jefferson experts were recently featured on the front page of the Health section of the Philadelphia Inquirer on the topic of reducing opioid use after surgery.
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In the News: Jefferson Pediatrician Comments on Drop in Infant Mortality

April 13 , 2017
Dr. Greenspan discusses the decline with Philadelphia Inquirer reporter Marie McCullough.
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In the News: Spiritual Retreats Change Feel-Good Chemical Systems in the Brain

April 05 , 2017
Andrew Newberg, M.D., Director of Research in the Marcus Institute of Integrative Health conducted a study that suggests retreats can alter the brain’s feel-good chemical systems, dopamine and serotonin.
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