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News & Events


Dr. Chad MillerDr. Chad Miller was presented on March 22, 2013, this year's Teaching Scholar Award offered by the Office of Medical Education due to his exceptional teaching and scholarship and his ongoing commitment to enhancing the quality of teaching and learning at Tulane University School of Medicine.  The Teaching Scholar Award Committee was very impressed by the time and effort he devoted to instructional innovation and creativity, educational scholarship, and ongoing professional development.

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Dr. Myra KleinpeterDr. Myra Kleinpeter,  Associate Professor in the Section of Nephrology & Hypertension, was presented the Louisiana State Medical Society's Physician Award for Community Service.  Read the full article in The Advocate.

 

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Happy New Year!!
This year 2013 promises to be a momentous year for the Department of Medicine. We have had a very successful 2012 as indicated by the accomplishments at the end of this note. We also have established some important foundations on which to build an even more successful future. Your continued dedication and efforts to move the department forward and raise the bar in each of the missions of the department are greatly valued.  Read more.

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S. Michal Jazwinski, PhD, the John W. Deming, MD Regents Chair in Aging and Director of the Tulane Center for Aging, was the recipient of the 2011 Kleemeier Award of the Gerontological Society of America, the highest research award given by this organization.  Dr. Jazwinski will deliver the Kleemeier Award Lecture on November 17, 2012, at the 65th Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America in San Diego.

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The section of Endocrinology would like to welcome Dr. Hongju Wu, our newest faculty member,  Dr. Yanqing Zhang, our newest post doctoral fellow and Qiuying Sun, a visiting research scholar.

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Text Reminders Aid Diabetics
Article in Tulane Medicine, Summer, 2011, page 11

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New Orleans Magazine named 7 of the best Nephrologists practicing in the greater New Orleans area.  5 of the 7 physicians named are Nephrology & Hypertension faculty at Tulane University. Click here for the story.

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Dr. John Carlson, Director of Research Training conducts a 5-part lecture series for fellows of the Tulane and LSU allergy/immunology training programs entitled Methods in Clinical Research for Allergy/Immunology. Click here for more information.

 

 

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