News : 2015 : April

Study: Epicardial Fat: A New Risk Factor and Therapeutic Target

Epicardial adipose tissue is a multifaceted fat depot with unique metabolic, thermogenic and mechanical properties. Gianluca Iacobellis, MD, PhD, Professor of Clinical Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, has pioneered research on the epicardial fat and developed a new ultrasound technique to measure its thickness.

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Chairman Congratulates Faculty on New Award

Please join us in congratulating Alessia Fornoni, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology & Hypertension, as the recipient of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) Award.

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Research Day 2015

The Department of Medicine celebrates the accomplishments of our students and faculty in transforming lives through research. Please congratulate the following Award winners from the Inaugural Department of Medicine, Research Day on March 12, 2015.

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