Kudos and Congratulations

March 2016 - Volume 20, Issue 3
March 1, 2016

Kudos… to Dr. Catherine Boinest, General Internal Medicine, on being awarded the 2015 Vitals Patients’ Choice Award.

Kudos… to Drs. Tim Dougherty, Marie Borum, Gastroenterology; Dr. Justin Ertle, PGY 2; Dan Gaballa and Shreya Chablaney, medical students, on their abstract, Primary Care Providers are Vital to Carrying out Hepatitis C Screening, being accepted for presentation at the American College of Physicians Annual Meeting, May 2016.

Kudos… to Dr. Nathan Punwani, PGY 3, on his letter to the editor in the Wall Street Journal, “What More Hospitals Mean is More Treatment”. Way to go!

Congratulations… to Dr. Sam Serafi, Rheumatology fellow, and his wife on the arrival of baby Sophie Rema Serafi born on January 20th weighing in at 5 pounds 9 ounces.

Congratulations…to Dr. Sara Wikstrom, Hospital Medicine, and her family on the arrival of her baby girl, Charlotte, in February.

Congratulations….to all our Program Directors, Drs. , Allen Solomon, Ramesh Mazhari, Cynthia Tracy, Samir Patel, Elizabeth Cobbs, Karen Blackstone, Matthew Chandler, Rodolfo Curiel, Afsoon Roberts, Jalil Ahari, and Imad Tabbara, for the notification of our continued ACGME accreditation! Also, Special thanks to Dr. Michael Czarnecki for overseeing all the fellowship programs.\