Centers & Institutes

Jefferson Contacts

Name: Ignazio Marino, MD, ScD
  • Professor of Surgery, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University
  • Executive Vice President for Jefferson International Innovative Strategic Ventures
  • Executive Director, Jefferson Italy Center
Organization: Thomas Jefferson University
Name: Claudia Cirillo
Position: Executive Assistant for Dr. Marino

General Inquiries

For eligibility

Name: Patrizia Paris
Position: Jefferson EU Consultant

The centers and institutes of Thomas Jefferson University represent areas of strength in clinical and basic research.

Cardeza Foundation for Hematologic Research

The Cardeza Foundation for Hematologic Research has supported research, education and clinical Hematology services in the Department of Medicine at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College.

Center for Translational Medicine

The Center for Translational Medicine aims to bridge basic scientific discoveries with physicians' needs for their patients.

Computational Medicine Center

The Computational Medicine Center focuses on regulatory non-coding RNAs and “Big Data” mining. Our particular interests are in miRNAs, isomiRs, tRNAs, tRNA fragments, and piRNAs.

Daniel Baugh Institute

The Daniel Baugh Institute for Functional Genomics/Computational Biology has been established in the Department of Pathology, Anatomy and Cell Biology, Thomas Jefferson University, to provide an interdisciplinary base for research and education in these rapidly emerging fields.

Delaware Health Science Alliance

The Delaware Health Sciences Alliance is a partnership of Christiana Care Health System, Nemours, Thomas Jefferson University and the University of Delaware – is dedicated to providing the finest healthcare education, to conducting research at the forefront of the health sciences.

Farber Institute for Neuroscience

The Farber Institute is dedicated to translating advances in basic research into clinical solutions for the millions of people suffering from disorders of the nervous system.

Fashion & Textiles Future Center

The Fashion and Textiles Futures Center, the premier center for fashion and textile programs, immerses students in experiences that mirror industry.

Jefferson Clinical Research Institute

The Jefferson Clinical Research Institute (JCRI) serves the Jefferson mission by providing excellent clinical care for our patients, educating the multi-disciplinary health professionals of tomorrow, and discovering new knowledge that will define the future of clinical care.

Jefferson Vaccine Center

The Jefferson Vaccine Center was established with the goal of combining and further enhancing its existing interest and expertise in the area of Vaccine research and related areas such as immunology and microbial pathogenesis.

Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center

Cancer treatment at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center utilizes cutting edge technology, along with world class therapeutics and the latest clinical trial options.

Vickie & Jack Farber Vision Research at Wills Eye

The Vickie & Jack Farber Vision Research at Wills Eye was created to improve the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of visual diseases through regional, national and global collaboration among clinicians and researchers.