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Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (Jefferson) has been an officially designated Level 1 Regional Resource Trauma Center for the past 23 years. It serves the Center City community and is a referral center for the multiple suburban communities and Level II trauma centers outside of Center City Philadelphia. In addition, Jefferson has been a federally designated Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center for the past 34 years. Jefferson is one of only 18 hospitals in the United States that holds both of these distinctive designations. In addition, Jefferson is a designated Hand Center as well as a center of excellence for Orthopedics. The Trauma Center team conducts research and continuing education programs for health professionals in trauma care. Experienced trauma surgeons work closely with emergency medicine specialists to provide state-of-the-science operative care for critical patients with all types of injuries. The Trauma Center emphasizes an interdisciplinary approach—with trauma surgeons, orthopedists, physiatrists and neurosurgeons—working closely as a Trauma team to help provide multidisciplinary care.

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
111 South 11th St. Philadelphia, Pa 19107 215-955-6000 Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Meet the Staff

Julie Donnelly, MSN, RN

Trauma Program Manager


Pankaj Patel, MD

Trauma Program Medical Director


Patricia Williams, CPC, CSTR

Senior Trauma Data & Research Specialist


Stephanie Shields, BSN, RN

Trauma Performance Improvement Coordinator


Mia Sharlin, BSN, RN, CEN

Trauma Performance Improvement Coordinator


Craig A. Keisling, CPC-A

Trauma Data & Research Specialist


Mary A. Genzano

Administrative Assistant; ATLS Coordinator


Nora Kramer, RN, MS, CNRN

Trauma Injury Prevention Coordinator


Gerard King

Trauma Data & Research Specialist