Quentin Youmans, MD, a second-year resident in internal medicine, received the Leadership Award, and Elsy Compres, a second-year medical student, received the Minority Scholars Award from the American Medical Association Foundation.
Michael Musharbash, a second-year medical student, has received a Schweitzer Fellowship to implement educational services for LGBT and homeless youth at the Center on Halsted.
Feinberg faculty members and fourth-year medical students were recognized for their achievements at the fifth annual Honors Day ceremony.
Thirty-six new members of the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine community were inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) medical honor society.
Anne Langguth, MD, a third-year resident in the Department of Ophthalmology, shares how her musical background impacts her career in medicine.
At Driskill day, students, faculty members and alumni celebrated accomplishments and research occurring in the Driskill Graduate Program in Life Sciences.
Members of the Class of 2020 donned their white coats and were welcomed into the medical profession at the 158th Founders’ Day on August 12.
James Babana, NU-DPT Class of 2018, will serve as the 2016-2017 president of the Student Special Interest Group (SSIG) for the Illinois Physical Therapy Association (IPTA). James was elected by his peers to lead the SSIG which is comprised of over 900 PT and PTA students across Illinois.
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 40th Annual Resident Research Symposium and awards
The Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery recognized the outstanding achievement of medical students and residents: Dr. Matthew Purkey received the Harold J. Pelzer, MD Medical Student Award, 2016 recognizing a student for outstanding achievement on the Otolaryngology rotation, and Dr. Zafar Sayed received the Jack Kerth, MD Resident Excellence in Teaching Award, 2016 recognizing a resident for outstanding achievement in teaching medical students and junior residents.
40th Annual Resident Research Symposium
1st Place Winner: Dr. Jacqueline Greene, “Neural Engineering and Regeneration in Otolaryngology”
2nd Place Winner: Dr. Elisabeth Ference, “Measurement and Comparison of Health Utility Assessments in Chronic Rhinosinusitis”
Four Vascular Surgery Trainees Given Teaching Awards
Four trainees in the Division of Vascular were presented with teaching awards at the 2016 Edelstone-Bendix Day. Mila Ju, MD, Dustin Yoon, MD, and Courtney Morgan, MD, received the 2016 Resident as Teacher Award, and Micah Girotti, MD, received the 2016 Fellow as Teacher award. The award are given to housestaff who are “excellent role models, clinicians and learners to their peers, students, and other health professionals.”