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Jean-Francois Jasmin, PhD
Associate Provost for Research and Graduate Education


Office Location: McNeil Building, Room 104
University of the Sciences
600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495




Research Projects

  • A Move in the Right Direction for Post Stroke Therapy

    June 11, 2015

    Gregory Thielman, EdD, an associate professor of physical therapy at USciences, focuses on patients who are moderately impaired as the result of a stroke. Dr. Thielman worked collaboratively with researchers from Temple...

  • USciences Researchers Say Short-Term Exercise Programs Can Prevent Falls by Seniors

    April 08, 2015

    Falling is bad news for senior citizens—oftentimes resulting in life-changing injuries,such as hip fractures and head traumas, and an increased risk of early death. New research findings at University of the Sciences into how and why seniors fall may provide health care professionals with insight on improved balance and strength-training strategies to prevent tumbles by the elderly.

  • Revolutionizing Mass Spectrometer Analysis

    March 03, 2015

    A mass spectrometer is one of the most powerful and widely used analysis instruments in science. Charles N. McEwen, PhD, is making the mass spectrometer better.

  • Hands-On Cancer Research Using a Foreign Plant

    March 05, 2014

    Within her first year as a biology student at University of the Sciences, Jasjit Dhillon BI’15 was already suited up in a laboratory conducting hands-on cancer research under the guidance of assistant professor of biology Bela Peethambaran, PhD.

  • USciences West Center Harnesses Computer Power for Drug Design

    December 02, 2012

    At University of the Sciences, Beowulf isn’t just an epic poem. It’s what fuels one of the University’s most powerful and collaborative research groups. The West Center for Computational Chemistry and...