A Model Approach: How scientists wrangle Big Data

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 sequences or a record containing 750,000 data points, the...
Donor Story: Dotty Weiss

Donor Story: Dotty Weiss

By Koren Wetmore | On a golden afternoon in Westfield, N.J., Dorothy “Dotty” Weiss gingerly grasps a pencil and sketches several snowdrops harvested from her flower garden. The simple act brings her great joy—as do the sculptures and paintings she has created over the...
Rise of the MD, MBA

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 focus through...
Research Brief: Insights Into the Ionosphere

Research Brief: Insights Into the Ionosphere

By Koren Wetmore | Look skyward on a winter’s night in the Northern Hemisphere and you may glimpse the beauty of the aurora borealis. Come sunrise, the same forces that spur its shimmering bands will likely wreak havoc with communication systems and GPS...
Annual Report: KGI Leadership Profiles

Annual Report: KGI Leadership Profiles

By Koren Wetmore | It takes only a brief conversation with Janelle Fluharty and Ravneesh Sachdev to understand why they’ve attained leadership positions in the biotech industry. Both have worked exceptionally hard, have acquired the best education, and clearly...