Rise of the MD, MBA

Rise of the MD, MBA

HIRE ME Rise of the MD, MBA By Koren Wetmore | While some may fear change, Jefferson President and CEO Stephen Klasko, MD, MBA, embraces and inspires it. So as others strive to reform healthcare, he’s busy reimagining it. Klasko employs technology with a patient care...
A Model Approach: How scientists wrangle Big Data

A Model Approach: How scientists wrangle Big Data

HIRE ME A Model Approach: How scientists wrangle Big Data By Koren Wetmore | IN THIS INTERNET AGE, most of us can relate to the concept of information overload. But that’s nothing compared to the data volume that bombards research scientists. Faced with 60 million DNA...
Cell Phone Inventor Marty Cooper

Cell Phone Inventor Marty Cooper

HIRE ME In Marty’s World Cell Phone Inventor Marty Cooper By Koren Wetmore | With his signature charm, Martin “Marty” Cooper (EE ’50, M.S. ’57) will not only tell you an improbable idea is possible, but he’ll also map out a way to achieve it. If you don’t believe it,...
Marcia Augsburger Finds Purpose in a Different Call

Marcia Augsburger Finds Purpose in a Different Call

HIRE ME Marcia Augsburger Finds Purpose in a Different Call By Koren Wetmore | In her office on the 24th floor of the Wells Fargo building in Sacramento, California, attorney Marcia L. Augsburger ’81 has earned her place as a respected healthcare litigator. But with a...
Troy Percival: The Baseball Coach

Troy Percival: The Baseball Coach

HIRE ME Illustration by Mike Tofanelli Troy Percival: The Baseball Coach By Koren Wetmore | Most remember him as the Angels’ closer, a pitcher with a 100-mph fastball, four All-Star appearances, and 358 career saves. But Troy Percival is also a father, son, husband...