News & Events
Department News and Announcements
Click here to read the Chair's Update for February 2017.
Faculty, Staff, and Student Highlights
Dr. John Wagner has been selected for the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium (PBMTC). Click here to read more about Dr. Wagner's exemplary contributions to the medical profession.
Dr. Abraham Jacob was honored with the Clinical Care Award at the annual Medical Staff event for his outstanding commitment to developing new programs and systems to drive the future of M Health, while maintaining his commitment to excellent patient care in the clinical setting. His leadership in reducing preventable harm benefits patients, providers and staff, while driving a patient-centered culture at M Health.
Dr. Michael Georgieff, Professor and Division Director of Neonatology, has been named the recipient of this year's Medical School Carole J. Bland Faculty Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award. This honor is awarded to exceptional candidates nominated by their faculty mentees in the quest to identify excellence in mentorship.
In the news
Jakub Tolar, M.D., Ph.D., Blood and Marrow Transplantation
'Butterfly boy' Jonathan Pitre cleared for second stem cell transplant. Ottawa Sun
Marla Eisenberg, Sc.D., M.P.H., General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health
Minnesota medical professionals work to close health gaps for LGBT patients. LaCrosse Tribune
Kyriakie Sarafoglou, M.D., Endocrinology
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia tied to overweight, obesity risk. Healio
Aaron Kelly, Ph.D., Epidemiology and Clinical Research
Doctors consider a last best hope for obese teenagers: Surgery. The New York Times