The Duke Department of Medicine Faculty Development Academy launched in October 2011 and addresses individual faculty development needs, supplements on-going mentorship, and develops faculty in high priority career tracks.
Members of the Academy join one of four branches:
The Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Anti-Racism Committee (DEIAR) announced the individuals selected to become the inaugural Vice Chiefs for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (VCDEI) for each division within the department of medicine. These individuals are all wonderful thoughtful leaders who...
Catch up with the Duke Internal Medicine Residency Program by reading the weekly newsletter for September 20, 2021.
The September 14, 2021 session of Duke Medicine LEADS was presented by Susan Spratt, MD on "SGLT2 inhibitors for Diabetes: A Compelling Story."
Here are pearls and takeaways from the session:
- SGLT2 inhibitors work on the sodium glucose co-transporter in the proximal tubule of ...
Jatin Roper of Gastroenterology has received an award from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Ultra-bright fluorescent nanoparticles for colorectal adenoma detection." Total funding will be $461,090.
The Program for Women in Internal Medicine is pleased to announce the revival of the longitudinal PWIM Peer Mentoring Program. Peer mentoring sessions will occur monthly at alternating times, Wednesdays at 5:30 pm and Fridays at 8:00 am, and will include both in person and virtual options for...
Catch up with the Duke Internal Medicine Residency Program by reading the weekly newsletter for September 13, 2021.
The September 7, 2021 session of Duke Medicine LEADS featured a discussion led by Nathan Hirshman, MD, "A Rare But Serious Cause of Abdominal Pain in Patients on Maintenance Peritoneal Dialysis."
Panelist included, David Ortiz-Melo, MD, and Erik Paulson, MD, who weighed in for the diagnostic reasoning discussion.
Dr. Wharam studies the impact of national and state policies on the health outcomes of chronically ill and vulnerable populations.