Read news from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine’s Medical Faculty Council.
Congratulations to MFC representative and former MFC President Priya Kumthekar, MD on the distinction of being named Interim Director of the Clinical Trials Office at Lurie Cancer Center!
Congratulations to the 2020 Medical Faculty Council Mentors of the Year: Karl Bilimoria, MD, MS, ’10 GME, vice chair for quality in the Department of Surgery, and Melissa Simon, MD, MPH, ’06 GME, vice chair for clinical research in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and director of the Center for Health Equity Transformation in the Institute for Public Health and Medicine (IPHAM).
Check out the latest Change Makers video, featuring MFC President, June McKoy, MD, JD, MPH, MBA. Change Makers is a community of Northwestern staff and faculty using intergroup dialogue and change management skills to build a more inclusive campus environment.
The 2017 Faculty Mentor of the Year Award recipients Rowland W. Chang, MD, MPH, Professor of Preventive Medicine (Epidemiology), Medicine (Rheumatology) and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and Claus-Peter Richter, MD, PhD, Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery and McCormick School of Engineering were honored at a Mentoring Workshop on March 22nd, 2017. More information here.
MFC-IPHAM Co-Sponsored Seminar SeriesKiarri Kershaw, PhD, MPH presented on the epidemiology associated with racial/ethnic segregation at an MFC and IPHAM Co-Sponsored Lunchtime Educational Seminar Series
L: Jim Elliott, PT/PhD, R: Kiarri Kershaw, PhD, MPH
09.01.16 Priya U Kumthekar, MD, of the Ken and Ruth Davee Department of Neurology, has completed her term on MFC Leadership, serving first as Vice President from 2014-2015, and then as President from 2015-2016. In turn, the new MFC President is Chris Robinson, MS, MBA, CPO, ATC, FAAOP, of the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation department, and the newly elected MFC Vice President is Jim Elliott, PT/PhD, of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences.