Winter 2012 DIG Report: Joern A. Karhausen, MD

Determinants of Intestinal Epithelial Wound Healing Joern A. Karhausen, MD The main hypothesis of our proposal was that the local interplay of hypoxic and inflammatory mechanisms in intestinal ischemia/reperfusion injury plays an important role in epithelial recovery through the action of the transcription factor ZEB-1. Based on our extensive literature...

Dream Campaign Goal Update

The DREAM Innovation Grant (DIG) supports innovative high-risk, and potentially high-reward investigations to accelerate anesthesia and pain management research. Our goal is to raise $90,000, which will allow us to fund at least three $30K DIG recipients in 2014. The winners of this grant will be announced in October 2013....

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Dr. William J. Fulkerson Presents the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Caregiver Award at Duke Hospital

We would like to congratulate Dr. Adeyemi Olufulabi and Dr. Madhav Swaminathan for being nominated for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Caregiver Award at Duke Hospital! Being the only department with two nominees, we hope that you will join in congratulating them by attending the ceremony.

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