2017 Year in Review

Saturday, December 30, 2017

One of our favorite things every year is to look back and re-read some of our favorite news stories from the past year; those stories, pictures, and videos never disappoint.

Our faculty and staff spotlights as well as our announcements of new faculty and staff members are without a doubt some of our most viewed stories. But 2017 was an exciting year for Duke GIM news as well! Here are the top 10 news stories — those most clicked this year by our GIM eNews readers:

10. SGIM Recap (April 2017)

Over 20 from Duke attended the 2017 SGIM Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, and here was a brief overview of what took place! CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL STORY

9. Wine & Cheese Recap (Sept. 2017)

Our annual GIM Wine + Cheese event is always a good time. Discussions, research posters, delicious food and drinks, and a photo gallery from the event! CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL STORY

8. Holiday Celebration Recap (Dec. 2017) 

This is how we celebrate the holiday season! CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL STORY

7. Recent GIM Funding Awards (Nov. 2017)

Drs. Bentley-Edwards, Boulware, Chatterjee, and Haga recieved funding awards - we always like hearing about that! CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL STORY

6. Oddone Transition Celebration (Feb. 2017)

A gathering to celebrate the leadership transition of the Durhan VA Health Services Research Center, and Dr. Eugene Oddone's 19 years of success as director.  CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL STORY

5.Duke IM Residents Match to GIM Fellowships (Dec. 2017)

We were proud to see 8 Duke Internal Medicine residents matched into fellowships in GIM and Palliative Care!  CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL STORY

4. Oddone Tribute (Feb. 2017)

After the transition (see #6 above), we wanted to do a little something special for Dr. Oddone. Hear what colleagues had to say about him. CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL STORY

3. Teaching Awards (June 2017)

Oddone, Patel, and Schneider received teaching awards. These awards are voted on by the residents and awarded to a faculty member who best exemplifies commitment and excellence in teaching in their respective areas. CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL STORY

2. Excellence Awards (Sept. 2017)

At our annual GIM Wine + Cheese event, we recognized 8 members for their outstanding commitment to excellence in the division.  CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL STORY

1. Distinguished Academic Promotions (May 2017)

Our most clicked story of 2017! Back in May we announced 15 GIM faculty members who were promoted to Assistant Professor!

This certainly doesn’t cover every amazing thing that happened in Duke GIM during 2017, but it’s a taste. Did your favorite news story of 2017 make the list? What stories would you like to see covered in our eNews and website? Contact our GIM Communications Strategist, Clare Il’Giovine.