Science and Technology

When the COVID-19 Pandemic Hit, JIB Stepped Into the Spotlight
The Jefferson Institute for Bioprocessing is uniquely qualified to train students and industry professionals at the time it is needed most.
How Women Runners Can Avoid Stress Fractures
Women are twice as likely to develop stress fractures from running as men. Physicians and runners give tips on how to minimize risks and recover from injury.
Climate Change
Jefferson experts discuss some of the most pressing issues.
COVID-19 Creates Problems, Research Supplies Solutions
Applied research, a discipline which uses inquiry-aided design, has helped Jefferson faculty and students come up with solutions to surprising issues created by the pandemic.
Flipping the Gender-Demographic Script
In the University’s Health Design Lab, women power 3D bioprinting efforts.
Adapting to a New Way of Doing Research During the Pandemic
A Jefferson graduate-student researcher describes navigating work shifts, prioritizing experiments, and finding time for self-care
New Immigration Restrictions Cause Turmoil for the International Community
An international postdoctoral fellow explains how the executive order suspending thousands of work visas might force her to put her dreams of pursuing cancer research on hold
Researchers Battle Misinformation @DearPandemic
The all-female team separates COVID-19 facts from fiction on social media.
Black in Neuro – A Week of Community Building in the Neurosciences
Connecting with peers and new colleagues across the nation and abroad through virtual sessions and via social media.
Setting the Stage to Further Study and Collaborations in Hemp and Medicinal Cannabis
Jefferson’s Lambert Center names inaugural scholar and research grant recipients.
A Window Into Student Life During COVID-19
From the challenges of online learning to the isolation of social distancing, Jefferson students use photos to describe the lessons in the wake of COVID-19.