News : 2015

Department of Medicine Congratulates Dr. Uzma Abbas

Please congratulate Uzma Abbas and our former colleague, Nina Dutta, for this wonderful article published in Hospital Medicine Practice on Patient Satisfaction.

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Department of Medicine Congratulates Carol Cottrell

Carol Cottrell appointed to the 2016 AAIM Council

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Department of Medicine Congratulates Nanette Bishopric, MD, FACC, FAHA

Nanette Bishopric, MD, FACC, FAHA appointed as associate editor for the JACC: Basic Translational Research Journal

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Study: Reduction of cardiovascular risk in chronic kidney disease

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death and morbidity in people with chronic kidney disease, but there are few evidence-based treatments for reducing cardiovascular events in these patients.

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Study: Activation of Cardiac Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptor 4 Causes Left Ventricular Hypertrophy

Cell Metabolism: Activation of Cardiac Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptor 4 Causes Left Ventricular Hypertrophy.

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Chairman Congratulates Faculty Member

The HIV Medicine Association (HIVMA) is the largest professional organization for HIV providers and is part of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the main professional organization for Infectious Diseases physicians with over 9,000 members from close to 100 countries around the world.

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A Special Recognition Award

Olveen Carrasquillo, MD, MPH, Division Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine, has received “The Best Cancer Research Oral and Poster Presentation Award” from The Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM), which recognizes the most highly rated Cancer Research oral abstract and poster presentation at the SGIM Annual Meeting.

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A Special Recognition

The American Society of Nuclear Cardiology has designated Robert C. Hendel, MD, Interim Division Chief, Cardiovascular Division, as a new member to the Master of American Society of Nuclear Cardiology.

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Chairman Congratulates Faculty Member on Submission of Abstract

Oriana M. Damas, MD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, abstract submission to the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) entitled “Hispanic Immigrants Developing IBD Are More Likely to Eat American Food,” has been selected to be presented at the ACG 2015, and also chosen as one of the most “newsworthy.”

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Chairman Congratulates Faculty on Nomination

Marc E. Lippman, MD, Deputy Director of Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Professor of Medicine, University of Miami, has been inducted as Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians.

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