Stephen Klasko

jefferson hemp
News

Jefferson’s Looking to Invest In Your Hemp Business Proposal

Stephen K. Klasko is high on hemp. In 2016, the Jefferson president and CEO accepted a $3 million donation to create the Lambert Center for […]

Sleep less
Be Well Philly

Do You Need to Sleep Less to Be Successful?

With how much Stephen Klasko has going on, it’s not surprising that the Jefferson Health CEO is well-known for sleeping just four to five hours […]

steve klasko
News

Here’s What Steve Klasko Had to Say About His First Trip to Davos

Jefferson CEO and President Stephen K. Klasko is a busy man. In the past year and a half, he’s overseen a merger between science-y Thomas […]

News

One Day in Philly: Stephen Klasko, Jefferson CEO

It’s 9:40 a.m. on this, yet another day in Steve Klasko’s quest to remake the world, and the president of Thomas Jefferson University and CEO […]

Business

Stephen Klasko: Health-Care Disrupter

What difference can one man make? How Jefferson has grown during Klasko’s time as president and CEO. Originally published as part of “The 100 Most […]

Business

Jefferson Moves to Merge With Philly’s Monell Center

Jefferson Health just announced yet another plan to merge with a local institution. The health network wants to merge with the University City-based Monell Center. […]

Jefferson University sign
Business

Jefferson to Open Respiratory Institute in Philadelphia

Jefferson Health is partnering with Denver-based specialty hospital National Jewish Health to establish the Jane and Leonard Korman Respiratory Institute in Philadelphia. Set to open […]

Business

This Is the Best Part About Jefferson’s New Health Design Lab

This week, Thomas Jefferson University announced the opening of  The Vault Health Design Lab, a prototyping and maker space designed to spur collaboration between students, […]

Business

Stephen Klasko: “Health Hack Defines What’s Different About Jefferson”

Jefferson’s at it again. This weekend marks the university’s second ever health hack—a weekend-long event where more than 300 people will collaborate to try and solve healthcare’s […]

Business

Jefferson CEO: Expect More Mergers

Jefferson has been merger-happy over the past year — and it’s not going to end anytime soon. In the wake of Jefferson’s shocking merger with Philadelphia […]

Business

Why We Merged: Jefferson, Philly U. Presidents Explain Their Shocking Move

The merger agreement between Philadelphia University and Thomas Jefferson University was nothing short of a shocker. A medical and nursing school in Center City merging with a design, […]

News

How Jefferson’s Stephen Klasko Intends to Fix Our Screwed-Up Health-Care System

It’s mid-morning on a scorching late-summer day, but comfortable in a climate-controlled subterranean corridor covered in tile the shade of a ripe avocado. Stephen K. […]