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Kudos and Congratulations - August 2015

August 2015 - Volume 19, Issue 8

Kudos… to Dr. Brandon Rieders, PGY 2, who won the award for the best poster at the Annual Conference of Liver Disease and Gastroenterology at the University of Virginia.

Kudos… to Dr. Lawrence DuBuske, Allergy, on presenting 20 posters at the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology 2015 Meeting in Barcelona.

Kudos… to Drs. Jannet Lewis, Jon Reiner, Ramesh Ma-zhari, Marco Mercader and the residents on the Gold Team for receiving praise from a patient, “the care was excellent…”

Kudos… to Dr. Adam Possner, General Internal Medicine, on his excellent work as Section Editor for Poetry and 55 Word stories for the journal Families, Systems, and Health, “Adam has proved himself to be a hardworking, meticulous, and con-genial colleague whose involvement has greatly enhanced our journal.”

Kudos…to Dr. Showkat Bashir, Gastroenterology, from a patient who wrote, “ He was great; and the GW Hospital was first rate from timing the procedure, through the anesthesia… very smooth and so well cared for.”

Kudos… to Dr. Samir Patel and the Nephrology Division on being recognized by the American Society of Nephrology (ASN) on being amongst the top 10 medical schools producing future nephrologists.

Congratulations… to Dr. Vikram Doraiswamy, Nephrology fellow, on his abstract being selected as the top research in the category of Clinical Science at the National Foundation 24th Annual Fellows Research Forum.

Congratulations… to Pedro Jose, MD, PhD, Renal and Hypertension, who will be joining the MFA family in September for his American Heart Association’s 2015 Excellence Award for Hypertension Research. Way to go!

Congratulations… to Dr. Anita Kumar, Gastroenterology, on the newest addition to her family. Her baby boy, Manav Raj Kumar, was born on 5/20/2015.

Congratulations… to Dr. Tania Alchalabi, Geriatrics, on the newest addition to her family. Her baby boy, Dean Alathari, was born on June 30th, 2015.