General Internal Medicine

Members of the DOM Honored by the IEE

Members of the DOM Honored by the IEE

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Members of the DOM received five of the eight Outstanding Educator Awards distributed at the Annual Institute for Excellence in Education (IEE) Conference and Celebration held on Friday, April 12. Lifetime Achievement in Education Award John Burton, professor in the Division of Geriatrics, received the Martin D. Abeloff Award for Lifetime Achievement in Medical and Biomedical Education.(...)

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Faculty Promotions and Additions

Faculty Promotions and Additions

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Congratulations to all of the below faculty members who were recently promoted. Professor: Joseph Cofrancesco (pictured), GIM Maureen Horton (pictured), Pulmonary Associate Professor: Oscar Cingolani, Cardiology Christine Durand, Infectious Diseases Maura McGuire, GIM Satish Shanbhag, Hematology Assistant Professor: Michael Albert, GIM Lee Haselhuhn, GIM Varsha Singh, GI Joshua Sloan, GI Instructor: Jenny Pena Dias, Endocrinology We would(...)

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Residents Named Young Scholars in GIM

Residents Named Young Scholars in GIM

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*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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Smith Receives Palliative Medicine National Leadership Award

Smith Receives Palliative Medicine National Leadership Award

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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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Hill-Briggs Invited to Speak at U.K. Academy of Medical Sciences

Hill-Briggs Invited to Speak at U.K. Academy of Medical Sciences

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Felicia Hill-Briggs, professor of in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was invited to represent the U.S. National Academy of Medicine in London at the U.K. Academy of Medical Sciences. The academies jointly sponsored the Richard & Hinda Rosenthal Symposium: Behaviour Change to Improve Health for All, featuring expert neuroscientists and behavioral scientists from the U.K. and U.S. presenting cutting edge neurobiology and translational(...)

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Alvanzo Named Distinguished Fellow

Alvanzo Named Distinguished Fellow

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Anika Alvanzo, assistant professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was named a Distinguished Fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). This is a prestigious designation reserved for those who have invested their heart, time and energy contributing to the field of addiction medicine. Anika will be honored at the ASAM Annual Conference in(...)

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Levine Receives AAIM Diversity Award

Levine Receives AAIM Diversity Award

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Rachel Levine, associate professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was named the recipient of the 2019 Diversity Award from the Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine (AAIM). This award was created to promote ethnic, racial and gender diversity in departments of internal medicine. Rachel is being honored as an individual who has effectively improved(...)

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Sateia Receives Early Career Physician Award

Sateia Receives Early Career Physician Award

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Heather Sateia, assistant professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was named the 2019 recipient of the Early Career Physician Award from the Maryland Chapter of the American College of Physicians. This award is given to a member of the Maryland Chapter who is 16 years or less from medical school graduation, highly respected by his/her(...)

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