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Ross to serve as new chief medical officer for Duke Regional Hospital

December 4, 2019
Adia K. Ross, MD, MHA , the medical director for Duke Raleigh Hospital Medicine, has been named Duke Regional Hospital’s new chief medical officer. Dr. Ross is an assistant professor of medicine (General Internal Medicine) and graduate of the Duke Internal Medicine Residency Program.
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Two from Department of Medicine elected to the National Academy of Medicine

October 22, 2019
Two faculty from the Department of Medicine, L. Ebony Boulware, MD, MPH , and Peter Ubel, MD , have been elected to the prestigious National Academy of Medicine (NAM). Election to the NAM is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service.

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