Joseph Lamelas, M.D.

UHealth Welcomes Internationally Renowned Cardiac Surgeon Joseph Lamelas, M.D.

Joseph Lamelas, M.D., an internationally recognized expert cardiac surgeon who helped pioneer minimally invasive approaches to cardiac surgery, has joined UHealth – the University of Miami Health System as chief of cardiothoracic surgery and professor of surgery in the Miller School of Medicine. He will begin his new role on January 21. Dr. Lamelas has performed more than 16,000 cardiac surgeries throughout his 28-year career.

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The Resident Scholarly Activity Program offer hands-on, experiential learning.

Development Programs Ramp Up Research Success for Early-Career Physician-Scientists

A major benefit of being an early-career physician-investigator at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine is all the research expertise nearby. Two programs help young researchers take full advantage of this invaluable resource.

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Tallahassee first-responders learn new techniques developed by the Gordon Center to deal with active shooters, and give medical attention to victims. Credit: Shawn Mulcahy, FSU.

Tallahassee Agencies Prepare for Active Shooter Emergencies with Help from Gordon Center

The Gordon Center for Research in Medical Education at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine is helping law enforcement agencies and medical responders save lives during active shooter emergencies.

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Steven L. Cohn, M.D.

Dr. Steven L. Cohn Awarded Mastership in American College of Physicians

Steven L. Cohn, M.D., professor emeritus of medicine, has been awarded Mastership in the American College of Physicians (ACP), the national organization of internists. According to ACP bylaws, Masters are elected β€œon account of personal character, positions of honor, contributions toward furthering the purposes of the ACP, eminence in practice or in medical research, or other attainments in science or in the art of medicine.”

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Ralph L. Sacco, M.D., MS

Top UM Neurologist Dr. Ralph Sacco Elected to Prestigious National Academy of Medicine

A luminary stroke neurologist and researcher, Ralph L. Sacco, M.D., MS, professor and chair of neurology and the Olemberg Family Chair of Neurological Disorders at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, has been elected to the prestigious National Academy of Medicine (NAM).

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