Latest Kudos (Last Updated: 08/10/2016)
Liangpunsakul awarded research funding
Suthat Liangpunsakul, MD, associate professor of medicine in gastroenterology, received nearly $3.5 million in funding to study alcoholic liver disease and excessive alcohol use from the NIH. Read more
Two awarded named Professorships
Homer L. Twigg, M.D., is the second holder of the Floyd and Reba Smith Chair in Pulmonary Disease. Twigg also serves as chief of the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care,
Sleep & Occupational Medicine.
Kara Wools-Kaloustian has been named the second holder of the David H. Jacobs Chair in Infectious Diseases. She also serves as the chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases. Both appointments were effective July 15 and both remain professors of medicine.
Faculty honors announced; department strategic plan updated
Department of Medicine faculty recently were honored for their clinical, research and education efforts during the Annual Faculty Meeting. Department chair Mark Geraci also updated progress on strategic planning and the ongoing enterprise alignment. Read more