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Creating Our Third Century

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Illustration of Jefferson Hospital circa 1877.

Our History: A Timeline 1824

Jefferson Medical College overcame many challenges to become only the fifth medical school in the U.S.

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06.25.24

Jefferson 200 Block Party

Philadelphia, PA

In honor of Jefferson’s 200th Anniversary, join us at the new Jefferson Plaza in Center City for an afternoon celebrating innovation and education with free family friendly programming for all to enjoy.

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Podcast: 10 Famous Firsts from Jefferson's History

As the University celebrates its bicentennial this year, we reflect on aspects of its past that set it apart from the crowd.

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