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Residents Named Young Scholars in GIM

Residents Named Young Scholars in GIM

*pictured: Meron Hirpa, Harita Shah and Talia Robledo-Gil Meron Hirpa, junior assistant resident in the Osler Medical Housestaff Training Program, Harita Shah, senior assistant resident in the Medicine-Pediatrics Urban Health Residency Program, and Talía Robledo-Gil, intern in the Osler Medical Housestaff Training Program, were named 2019 Young Scholars in GIM by the Society of General Internal Medicine. These(...)

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Fitness and 10-year risk of mortality among adults ≥70 years old at the extremes of cardiovascular disease risk factor burden: the FIT Project

Fitness and 10-year risk of mortality among adults ≥70 years old at the extremes of cardiovascular disease risk factor burden: the FIT Project

ARTICLE: Fitness and 10-year risk of mortality among adults ≥70 years old at the extremes of cardiovascular disease risk factor burden: the FIT Project AUTHORS: Seamus P. Whelton, Paul McAuley, Olusola Orimoloye, Erin Michos, Clinton Brawner, Jonathan Ehrman, Steven Keteyian, Mouaz Al-Mallah and Michael Blaha JOURNAL: J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019 Mar 26;73(9). doi: 10.1016/S0735-1097(19)33770-2. Abstract Background: Traditional cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors have a decreased predictive(...)

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National Academy of Medicine Fellowships

National Academy of Medicine Fellowships

The NAM Fellowship allows early-career health science scholars to participate in evidence-based health care or public health studies and prepares young investigators to contribute to the future direction of health care throughout their careers while also accelerating their career development. During these two-year programs requiring a 10 to 20 percent commitment of time, fellows are(...)

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Marine Named to American College of Cardiology Steering Committee

Marine Named to American College of Cardiology Steering Committee

Joseph Marine, associate professor in the Division of Cardiology, was selected to serve on the Steering Committee for the American College of Cardiology Board of Governors. He was also appointed to the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines where he will provide oversight for the policies and rigorous methodologies involved in(...)

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Epic Tip of the Week

Epic Tip of the Week

Inpatient - Add Patient Education Button to Epic Toolbar for Inpatient Providers [Effective April 2, 2019] Inpatient providers will have access to the Patient Education button within the toolbar—this may require clicking the chevron drop-down menu if your toolbar contains many tabs. Options under the Patient Education button will include Krames, Education Videos Preview, Kids Health(...)

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Task Force on Women’s Academic Careers in Medicine Annual Sponsorship Award

Task Force on Women’s Academic Careers in Medicine  Annual Sponsorship Award

The Task Force on Women’s Academic Careers in Medicine Annual Sponsorship Award recognizes a Department of Medicine faculty member who has demonstrated a commitment to supporting and advancing women faculty and fellows by acting as a sponsor. A sponsor is a person in a leadership position who actively supports the career advancement of a more junior(...)

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Smith Receives Palliative Medicine National Leadership Award

Smith Receives Palliative Medicine National Leadership Award

Thomas Smith, professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was named the 2019 recipient of the Project on Death in America (PDIA) Palliative Medicine National Leadership Award from the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. This award recognizes a physician leader who has advanced the field of palliative care by the education of the next(...)

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Director’s Reflections: Doctors’ Day

Director’s Reflections: Doctors’ Day

National Doctors’ Day was created to recognize the contributions of physicians to individual lives and communities. I would like to take this opportunity to do exactly that for the physicians in the Department of Medicine. Last year alone, you made over 408,000 inpatient and outpatient encounters. Despite such a heavy workload, your contributions have helped(...)

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Epic Tip of the Week

Epic Tip of the Week

Mammography Best Practice Advisory (BPA) Change Providers will receive a BPA for any woman who isn’t currently enrolled in a Mammography Health Maintenance modifier/plan [HMP] at 40 years of age. The new BPA includes a summary of the guidelines (with links), automatically adds a one year Mammography HMP, and opens a SmartSet to place a(...)

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