On Wednesday, June 13th, GIM celebrated two major events in its history. At a ceremony held in the Turner Concourse, Provost Lloyd Minor, MD, was presented by Dean Edward Miller, MD with the University's newest endowed chair, the Frederick Brancati, MD Endowed Professorship in Medicine. Immediately following the acceptance of the professorship by Provost Minor on behalf of the University, Chair of the Department of Medicine Myron Weisfeldt, MD installed the inaugural Brancati Professor, GIM's own Jeanne Clark, MD. Following the installation, both Dr. Clark and Dr. Brancati addressed to assembled crowd of friends, family and colleagues. A reception followed.
A full GIM Scrapbook page will soon depict all the details of this momentous event, but in the meantime here are some photo highlights.