Pulmonary Chief Candidate Seminars

Monday, January 22, 2018

The Committee for the Search for a Chief of the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine has invited the following candidates to return to Duke for a 2-day second visit and candidate seminar. 

All Division and Department of Medicine faculty, trainees, and staff are invited to attend. 

  • Seminars will begin at 4:30 p.m. and end at 6 p.m.
  • Please note the location.
  • Seminars will include a 30-minute research presentation and 15-20 minutes on the candidate’s vision for the Division, with the remaining time allotted for discussion.
  • Seminars will be streamed and recorded; find links below.

Steven Kawut, MD 

Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
“Gender in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension” 
Tues., Feb. 6, 2018 
Duke University Hospital room 2001
Watch recording

Michael Beers, MD 

Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Associate Director Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship (Research-Basic)
Research Director PENN Interstitial Lung Disease Center
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
“Lost After Translation:  How A Physician-Scientist Studying Surfactant Biology Wandered Back Into The World Of Pulmonary Fibrosis”
Tues., Feb. 20, 2018
Duke Clinic Amphitheater
Watch recording    

Patty Lee, MD 

Professor of Medicine
Director of Research
Section of Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
Yale University School of Medicine
“The Vascular Basis of Lung Injury, Repair & Senescence”
Tues., March 6, 2018
Duke University Hospital room 2001

Scott Palmer, MD, MHS 

Professor of Medicine and Immunology
Vice Chair for Research, Department of Medicine
Director, Respiratory Research, Duke Clinical Research Institute
Duke University Medical Center
“Shaping a Vision for Academic Pulmonary Medicine: Insights from a Career in Lung Transplant”
Tues., March 20, 2018
Duke Clinics room 3031 (Duke South)

Enid Neptune, MD 

Associate Professor of Medicine
Institute of Genetic Medicine
Smilow Institute of Marfan Research
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Johns Hopkins University
"The Marfan Reveal:  Targeting Angiotensin Signaling in the Lung"
Tues., March 27, 2018
Duke University Hospital room 2001