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Rehabilitation Helps Prevent Depression from Age-related Vision Loss

July 09, 2014
A study funded by the National Eye Institute, part of the National Institutes of Health, shows rehabilitation can decrease the risk of depression for people who have lost their vision.
Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Sidney Kimmel Foundation Gives $110 Million to Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University

June 17, 2014
Thomas Jefferson University has received a $110 million gift—the single largest in its history—from the Sidney Kimmel Foundation. The gift will benefit Jefferson Medical College, which will be renamed the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University effective today.
Dr. Andy Miller

Jefferson Names Andrew L. Miller, MD, MPH, SFHM, Associate Chief Medical Officer

May 01, 2014
Dr. Andrew Miller was promoted to Associate Chief Medical Officer (ACMO) at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Methodist Hospital Division (MHD).

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