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Fatima Sheikh, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine selected as the recipient of the AGS 2017 Clinician of the Year Award

Fatima Sheikh, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, has been selected by the American Geriatrics Society Board of Directors and the 2017 Awards Committee, as the recipient of the AGS 2017 Clinician of the Year Award.

Halima Amjad, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine has been selected as recipient of the 2017 American Geriatrics Society Outstanding Junior Research Manuscript Award

Halima Amjad, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine has been selected by the Board of Directors and the Awards Committee of the American Geriatrics Society as the recipient of the 2017 American Geriatrics Society Outstanding Junior Research Manuscript Award.  This award recognizes the research that Dr. Amjad performed under the mentorship of our Dartmouth colleague, Dr. Julie Bynum. This paper, Continuity of Care and Health Utilization in Dementia, was published last year in JAMA Internal Medicine. 

Drs. Sevil Yasar and Colleen Christmas will join Dr. Samuel Durso in co-directing the T-35 MSTAR Summer Research Program for medical students

Drs. Sevil Yasar and Colleen Christmas will join Dr. Durso in co-directing the T-35 MSTAR Summer Research Program for medical students. Johns Hopkins is one of seven national centers (national centers accept first year medical students from around the country), and it is leads all national centers as the first choice among student-applicants. The Johns Hopkins program recruits a diverse class each year of up to 18 students from the schools from around the continental U.S. and from Hawaii and Puerto Rico. The goals of the program are to introduce students to research in aging. Students are paired with research mentors with appropriate projects from the Division, and from other divisions and departments in the School of Medicine. Our program is unique in that it also includes significant clinical experience, a feature that makes it highly attractive to students who have finished year-one of medical school. This important role in developing the future pipeline of researchers in aging.

Dr. Esther Oh has published an article regarding delirium

Dr. Esther Oh is emerging as a national leader in delirium research and has published a paper in the Journal of American Geriatrics Society.  Please see link to paper below.

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jgs.14243/pdf

Dr. Stefan David has new article in JAMDA

Dr. Stefan David, a newly graduated fellow in geriatric medicine and colleagues in the Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology has a new article in JAMDA.  Click on link below to see the article.

https://www.clinicalkey.com/#!/content/playContent/1-s2.0-S1525861016301268?returnurl=null&referrer=null

 

 
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Fatima Sheikh, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine selected as the recipient of the AGS 2017 Clinician of the Year Award
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Halima Amjad, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine has been selected as recipient of the 2017 American Geriatrics Society Outstanding Junior Research Manuscript Award
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