Jamy Ard, MD, will return to Duke University on Jan. 13, 2017 as the Minority Recruitment and Retention Committee's Martin Luther King Jr. Distinguished Speaker at Medicine Grand Rounds. Dr. Ard is a professor of medicine and epidemiology and prevention at Wake Forest School of Medicine and co-director of the Weight Management Center at Wake Forest Baptist Health. He attended Duke University School of Medicine and completed residency in internal medicine at Duke, serving as chief resident from 2001-2002.
Dr. Ard will present "A patient with obesity walks into your clinic: Designing effective obesity treatments for key populations." Continue reading for more on his research and his time at Duke.