News : 2017 : July

Alexandre Abreu, M.D., with award.

Dr. Alexandre Abreu Receives University of Miami Distinguished Clinician Award

Alexandre R. Abreu, M.D., assistant professor of medicine, has been selected as the junior faculty recipient of the 2017 University of Miami Distinguished Clinician Award. The annual award is given by the Department of Medicine at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine to an exemplary clinician selected by the division chiefs and department chairman.

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Ranjith Ramasamy, M.D., speaking at American Urological Association conference in Boston.

Dr. Ranjith Ramasamy, Winner of AUA Research Scholar Award, Presents at Boston Conference

Ranjith Ramasamy, M.D., assistant professor of urology and director of male reproductive medicine and surgery at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, gave a presentation at the recent American Urological Association (AUA) annual meeting in Boston. Ramasamy specializes in the treatment of disorders of male infertility and sexual dysfunction.

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Michael S. Gordon, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Michael S. Gordon, Who Revolutionized Medical Education, Passes Away

Over his long and distinguished career at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Michael S. Gordon, M.D., Ph.D., revolutionized medical education around the world. He created Harvey, the world’s first cardiopulmonary patient simulator, and UMedic, an innovative computer- and web-based program, to train physicians, emergency responders and military personnel to save countless lives.

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From left, Alessia Fornoni, M.D., Ph.D., with Sandra Lemmon, Ph.D.

Miller School's M.D./Ph.D. Program Awarded Prestigious NIH Grant

The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine has been awarded an NIH Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) grant from the National Institutes of General Medical Sciences for its M.D./Ph.D. Program, joining an elite group of 47 medical schools throughout the U.S.

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From left, William Harbour, M.D., with Nicolas Acquavella, M.D.

Research Partnership Launches with Breakthrough Bench-to-Bedside Uveal Melanoma Study

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine are working together in a unique partnership to find innovative therapies for patients with the deadly eye cancer uveal melanoma.

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