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Wilder and Moylan receive awards from AASLD

June 29, 2018
Julius Wilder, MD, PhD , assistant professor of medicine (Gastroenterology), and Cynthia Moylan, MD, MHS , associate professor of medicine (Gastroenterology), are the recipients of 2018 awards from the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases Foundation.
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Strong Start award gives Phuong Doan the chance to ask high-risk, high-reward questions

June 8, 2018
Phuong Doan, MD , assistant professor of medicine (Hematalogic Malignancies and Cellular Therapy), is not one of those physicians who always knew she wanted to do research. “I consider myself more of a late bloomer,” she says. “What shaped my decision to go into research is a combination of my interactions with patients and mentors--both accidental and intentional--that I met along the way.”

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