Poster awarded the CRS 2016 “Best Neuroradiology Scientific Poster”
A research poster co-authored by residents and faculty members from the Department of Radiology, Section of Neuroradiology has been awarded the 2016 “Best Neuroradiology Scientific Poster” by the Chicago Radiological Society (CRS). The poster is entitled: “Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy (PML) Mimicking Gliomatosis Cerebri on MR Spectroscopy and Perfusion.”(Charles H. Kim, Matthew J. Sondag, Benjamin P. Liu, Stephen F. Futterer)
The Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery recognized the outstanding achievement of our medical students, residents, and faculty.
Emilie Bollache, PhD, awarded a 2-year MWA Summer 2015 Postdoctoral Fellowship by the American Heart Association.
Emilie Bollache, PhD, was awarded a 2-year MWA Summer 2015 Postdoctoral Fellowship by the American Heart Association.
This AHA grant will provide funding for Dr. Bollache’s research project entitled: “Evaluation Of Tissue At-Risk For Remodeling After Aortic Root Or Valve Repair In Bicuspid Aortic Valve”. Dr. Bollache is a Cardiovascular Imaging Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Department of Radiology
CA-3 Resident Katherine Koniuch, MD, selected for Project Ear GHI in the Dominican Republic
CA-3 resident Katherine Koniuch, MD, anesthesiology, was selected to participate in “Project Ear”, a global health initiative in the Dominican Republic from Feb 27-March 6, 2016. Project EAR is a non-profit, humanitarian outreach program that provides otolaryngological health care to the underserved population of the Dominican Republic.
Image submitted by postdoctoral fellows wins first place in the 2015 Northwestern Scientific Images Contest.
A scientific image of a mouse ovarian follicle, submitted by Monica Laronda, a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Feinberg and Adam Jakus, a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the McCormick School of Engineering, won first place in the 2015 Northwestern Scientific Images Contest.
CA-2 Resident Hale McMichael, MD, chosen as President-Elect of ASA Resident Component
Congratulations to CA-2 resident Hale McMichael, MD, for winning the election of President-Elect of the American Society of Anesthesiologists resident component for 2015-2016.
Three students receive 2015 ACEP Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Section’s Resident/Fellow Quality Improvement Award
Josh Zimmerman (EM PGY-3), Colin McCloskey (EM PGY-4, Chief Resident), and Kory Gebhardt (EM PGY-4, Chief Resident) received the
2015 ACEP Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Section’s Resident/Fellow Quality Improvement Award for their project submission, “ED Sepsis Alert: Improving Sepsis Care in the NMH Emergency Department”.
Feinberg faculty, staff and students participated in lectures, workshops and presentations during the 5th Annual Medical Education Day.
At the Fourth Annual Driskill Day, students, faculty members and alumni gathered to present research, recognize achievement and celebrate the Walter S. and Lucienne Driskill Graduate Training Program in Life Sciences.
Dustin Yoon MD Wins Best Paper at Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society Meeting
Dr. Dustin Yoon, a 5th year resident in the Vascular Surgery 0+5 residency program, was awarded the Pfeifer Best Venous Paper Award at the Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society annual meeting which took place earlier this month. He is the first presenter from Northwestern ever to receive the award.