Newly-published research from a Duke Health team, led by Duke Anesthesiology’s Drs. Ru-Rong Ji and Thomas Buchheit, uncovers the mechanisms of extended pain relief for autologous conditioned serum, a well-known biologic therapy.
Congratulations to Duke Anesthesiology’s Michael Devinney, MD, PhD, on being selected as a recipient of the New Investigator Award from the National Alzheimer’s Coordinating Center for his project aimed at identifying mechanisms for postoperative delirium.
Congratulations to the four Duke Anesthesiology faculty members, Drs. Jennifer Dominguez, Ashraf Habib, Catherine Kuhn, and Joseph Mathew, selected as recipients of a School of Medicine Faculty Award in recognition of their excellence in professionalism, patient care, teaching, and mentorship.
Following a nearly 30-year career at Duke, we sincerely thank Dr. Mark Stafford-Smith for his service and leadership as vice chair for education and congratulate Dr. Annemarie Thompson on her new role as interim vice chair.
For the second consecutive year, US News & World Report ranks Duke University’s Department of Anesthesiology 3# in the nation for “Best Medical Schools for Anesthesiology.”
Congratulations to Duke Anesthesiology’s Elizabeth Malinzak, MD, on being selected to serve as the advisory dean for the Doctor of Medicine program at the Duke University School of Medicine.
Congratulations to Duke Anesthesiology’s Jennifer Dominguez, MD, MHS, on receiving a Teacher of the Year Award from the Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology (SOAP), recognizing superior teaching within the specialty.
Congratulations to the 95 members of the department who have reached a career milestone of 5+ years of outstanding dedication and service to Duke.
This year’s challenge marks a major feat for the department as the “Running Epidurals” take first place in the team competition and CRNA John Thomas takes first place in the individual competition.
Congratulations to Andrea Nackley, PhD, on being awarded a $374,887 grant from the UNC Eshelman Institute for Innovation for her study that aims to advance promising new analgesics for chronic primary pain conditions into clinical trials.