Internal Medicine Residency News, June 14th, 2021

Monday, June 14, 2021

From the Director

AHHHH! It is Victory Lap week for our beloved chiefs! What an awesome kudos and taco worthy Grand Rounds to cap off an, ahem, unprecedented year. Stop by their offices for high fives, hugs and thanks. You are such legacies.

Congratulations to our SARs Payton Kendsersky and Jon Reichstein on their wedding!

Kudos
Kudos this week to Nathan Hirshman for amazing help in the Duke MICU (from Hayley Cunningham.  Supermeta kudos to our fourth quarter taco champs Hayley Cunningham, Grace Lee and Emory Buck! Also kudos to Komal Safdar for JAR-like work on 9100 (From Grace Lee), to Yoli Guzman from Cindy Pabon for being a great CCU buddy, to Erin Song for an awesome Cohen Conference, and to Sarah Coles, Micah Schub and Ruchi Doshi for a fantastic LEADs discussion.

Thanks to everyone for their patience and extra step counting as the DCT opened up last week! We will all be getting used to different layouts and pathways to get to take great care of our patients and your communication is much appreciated!

Pubmed from the Program
This weeks pubmed from the program goes to Alex Grubb for his paper “Drugs of Abuse and Heart Failure” published in the Journal of Cardiac Failure June 2021 with mentors and team of Stephen Greene, Murat Fudim, Tracy Dewald and Rob Mentz.

Have a great week!
Aimee

Clinic Corner: Pickett

Contributed by Jeff Clough

At Pickett Road we have begun implementing a program to better address the social determinants of health, championed by Dr. Nastassia Schenkel and our Population Health Nurse Karen Nielsen.  This includes a comprehensive screening questionnaire for all patients and referrals to appropriate community resource programs through NCCARE360.  

From the Chief Residents

 
 
Morning Report: June 15-17, 2021 via Zoom
Date Topic Lecturer Time Location
06/15/21

Headache

Dr. Collins 7:15 a.m. Zoom
06/16/21 Amyloidosis Dr. Arps 7:15 a.m. Zoom
06/17/21 Red Eye Dr. Horne 7:15 a.m. Zoom

 

Academic Half Day: June 18, 2021 via Zoom
 
Thread Topic Lecturer Time Location
Rheum/Renal/Endo

canceled

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9 a.m.

10:30 a.m.

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ID/GI/GIM

canceled

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9 a.m.

10:30 a.m.

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Card/Heme/Pulm/Onc

Leukopenia, leukocytosis, and paraproteinemia

Pulmonary Nodules & Pleural Effusions

Dr. Addepalli

Dr. Giovacchini

9 a.m.

10:30 a.m.

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Noon Conference: June 14-18, 2021
Date Inpatient Topic on Zoom Lecturer Time Location Lunch
06/14/21 SAR Talk: Outpatient HF Management  Dr. Chukwurah 12:15 p.m.

Zoom

Secrets Pho & Noodles

06/15/21

Duke Medicine LEADS: Intervening on the Financial Toxicity of Health Care

Yousuf Zafar, MD, MHS, FASCO
Chief Quality & Innovation Officer
Associate Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology), Public Policy, and Population Science
Duke Cancer Institute

12 p.m.

Zoom

Moe's BBQ
06/16/21

The Fungus Amongus

Dr. Zaas 12:15 p.m.

Zoom

Chick-fil-A
06/17/21

Rising SAR Retreat

  12:15 p.m.

Zoom

Cosmic Cantina
06/18/21 Medicine Grand Rounds:Applauding Our Retirees: A Special Recognition for Dr. Dan Sexton and Dr. Claude Piantadosi 

Vivian Chu, MD, and Becky Smith, MD, recognizing Dr. Sexton

Bryan Kraft, MD, Karen Welty-Wolf, MD, and Martha Carraway, MD, recognizing Dr. Piantadosi

12 p.m.

Zoom

Mediterra

 

 
 
Report Conference Schedule: June 14-June 17, 2021
Date Topic Lecturer Time
06/14/21

VA JAR CAT

MS2 Teaching

Duke SAR Report

 

Dr. Hirshman and Dr. Simel

Dr. Schub

Dr. Frost with Dr. Labriola

 

11 a.m.

2:30 p.m.

1:15 p.m.

06/15/21

VA JAR Leadership Conference

VA Intern Case Report

Duke SAR Report

Duke Intern Report

Dr. Caputo

Dr. Durant and Dr. Garbarino

Dr. Kao with Dr. Govert

Dr. Buck with Dr. Labriola

11 a.m.

1:30 p.m.

1:15 p.m.

2:30 p.m.

06/16/21

VA JAR CAT 

Duke SAR Report

Dr. Schneider with Dr. Wawryzinski

Dr. Eder with Dr. Zaas

11 a.m.

1:15 p.m.

06/17/21

Med Surg Conference (Zoom)

MS2 teaching 

ACR CAT/Equity

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Dr. Schub and Gen Surg resident

Faculty

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Talia Bernal

11 a.m.

1:30 p.m.

2:30 p.m.

1:15 p.m.

2:30 p.m.

From the Residency Office

Our Wellbeing
The Department of Medicine is keeping an updated list of wellbeing resources during this extraordinary time. Click here for more information.

Feeling down? Need to talk to someone? Opportunities for Wellness
All trainees at Duke have FREE access to Personal Assistance Services (PAS), which is the faculty/employee assistance program of Duke University. The staff of licensed professionals offer confidential assessment, short-term counseling, and referrals to help resolve a range of personal, work, and family problems. PAS services are available free of charge to Duke faculty and staff, and their immediate family members. An appointment to meet with a PAS counselor may be arranged by calling the PAS office at 919-416-1PAS (919-416-1727), Monday through Friday between 8:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M. For assistance after hours, residents and fellows can call the Blood and Body Fluid Hotline (115 inside DUH, 919-684-1115 outside) for referral to behavioral health resources. Another resource is Duke Outpatient Psychiatry Referrals at (919) 684-0100 or 1-888-ASK-DUKE. https://www.hr.duke.edu/pas/