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New Clinic Launched in Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Lindsay Lief
Experts in intensive care will see patients in follow-up after an ICU admission. This practice will focus on ensuring ICU survivors have everything they need to allow their fullest recovery.

Dr. Gudi Appointed Vice Chair of Education in the Weill Department of Medicine

Dr. Kirana Gudi
Dr. Gudi will oversee a broad range of training programs and will work closely with the Department to advance its educational mission in furthering faculty development.

Dr. Brown Appointed Vice Chair for Mentorship and Academic Development

Dr. Robert Brown
In his new role, Dr. Brown will continue to provide expertise as a Clinical Director while developing programs in faculty development across all of the department’s missions.

Dr. Lief Appointed to Director of the Medical Intensive Care Unit

Dr. Lindsay Lief
In her new role, Dr. Lief will help establish and run a post-discharge ICU clinic, while also fulfilling her duties as Assistant Professor of Medicine and Assistant Attending in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine.

Dr. Lee and Colleagues Publish Breakthrough Study on Cell-free DNA Monitoring of UTIs

Dr. John R. Lee
The study, which utilized urine samples and cell-free DNA sequencing, yielded critical information on both the dynamics of infections and the patients’ particular biological responses.

Dr. Leonard Appointed Executive Vice Chair of WDOM

Dr. John Leonard
His outstanding operational and leadership skills will be utilized in his new role, in which he will advance key educational and academic activities as well as other areas of importance to the department.

Dean Choi Quoted in Forbes on Immigration, American Medical Colleges, and the Future of Medicine

Dr. Augustine M.K. Choi
Dr. Choi reviewed topics ranging from H1B visas, travel restrictions and the “dreamers,” to a predicted shortfall of 120,000 physicians in the U.S. by 2030.

Dr. Fins Awarded Fellowship in the Royal College of Physicians

Dr. Joseph J. Fins
Dr. Fins will have the unique opportunity of working collaboratively with the two medical organizations in support of advancing excellence in health care delivery for all patients and the medical professionals who serve.

The Young Investigators Award Recipients of 2018

2018 Young Investigators Award finalists
This award is presented annually to members of the Weill Department of Medicine below the rank of professor who perform on outstanding levels in the areas of clinical and/or basic biomedical research.

2018 Fellow Award in Research Announced at Medicine Grand Rounds

2018 Fellow Award
Initiated in 2002, the award is given to fellows within the Weill Department of Medicine who have performed outstanding research. This year's finalists were presented at Medicine Grand Rounds on June 20.

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