Sponsor Spotlight: Jefferson Health
We are pleased to announce Jefferson Health has joined its roster of conference sponsors and will be the Presenting Sponsor of its 2019 Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference (PTWC), taking place July 25-27, 2019 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in downtown Philadelphia.
“We are thrilled to welcome Jefferson Health as a first time sponsor of PTWC,” said Alecia Manley, Mazzoni Center Interim COO and member of the Interim Leadership Team, “That they choose to become a Presenting Sponsor enables us to continue to offer this conference as a free resource and underscores their commitment and efforts to serve trans and gender nonconforming communities.”
“Jefferson’s mission is to improve lives in the communities we serve,” said Richard J. Webster, President of Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals. “Our support of the Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference reinforces our commitment to provide the most comprehensive and competent care to the trans community. We are proud to partner with many community organizations, including Mazzoni Center, to meet that goal.”
About Jefferson Health
Jefferson Health, home of Sidney Kimmel Medical College, is reimagining health care in the greater Philadelphia region and southern New Jersey. Jefferson’s dedicated team of doctors, nurses, health professionals and staff provides a range of primary to highly-specialized care through 14 hospitals (seven Magnet®-designated for nursing excellence), more than 40 outpatient and urgent care locations, the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, Magee Rehabilitation and the JeffConnect® telemedicine program. U.S. News & World Report recognizes Jefferson’s academic health center, Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Inc., with 10 specialties receiving a national ranking for the 2018-2019 report. Jefferson Health’s mission is to improve the health of those patients and communities it is privileged to serve through safe, effective, equitable, compassionate care.
About the Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference
The Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference, a program of Mazzoni Center, was created to educate and empower trans, gender non-conforming, and non-binary individuals on issues of health and well-being, and educate and inform allies and health service providers, and to facilitate networking and community building.