Dr. Nia Mitchell presents to members at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in the Obesity Health Disparities (OHD PRIDE) group
Northwestern’s Xunrong Luo, kidney transplant researcher and clinician, to take leadership role at Duke Transplant Center
Xunrong Luo, MD, PhD, Margaret Gray Morton Professor of Medicine at Northwestern University, will join the Duke Division of Nephrology on September 1, 2018. Dr. Luo, a kidney transplant expert, will serve as director of translational research for the Duke Transplant Center.
Kara Wegermann, MD, is the 2018-19 chief resident for internal medicine at the Durham VA Medical Center. Dr. Wegermann is a graduate of Stanford University and received her MD at Harvard Medical School. As chief resident, Dr. Wegermann will serve as a mentor to the residents and be a liaison to the administration.
The School of Medicine is accepting applications for its eighth annual RFP to provide support for interdisciplinary colloquia that bring together basic, translational, clinical and data science faculty members with common interests in a biomedical problem or area. All submissions must be received on or before 11:59 p.m., Aug. 9, 2018.
The recipients of the Department of Medicine faculty Excellence in Education Awards have been announced.