Duke University Hospital Team Earns Prestigious Award
Congratulations to Duke’s Total Parental Nutrition (TPN)/Nutrition Support Team, led by Duke Anesthesiology’s Dr. Paul Wischmeyer, on being awarded the prestigious American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition Clinical Nutrition Team of Distinction Award.
Dr. Machovec Earns Distinguished School of Medicine Award
Congratulations to Kelly Machovec, MD, MPH, on being a recipient of the 2022 Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award, recognizing her compassion in the delivery of care, respect for patients, their families, and health care colleagues, as well as clinical excellence.
Dr. Krishnamoorthy Appointed Division Chief
Congratulations to Vijay Krishnamoorthy, MD, MPH, PhD, on being named chief of the Critical Care Medicine Division in which he will be responsible for leading, supporting and growing the division's clinical, research and education programs.
Duke Anesthesiology Ranks Among Top 10 in NIH Funding
The Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research ranks Duke Anesthesiology eighth in the nation for National Institutes of Health funding ($7.9 million) among anesthesiology clinical science departments.
No Link Between Cognitive Changes, Alzheimer’s Markers After Major Surgery
A newly-published study with first author, Dr. Miles Berger, could help ease concerns that Alzheimer’s disease risk might be increased by major surgeries and/or general anesthesia.
Dr. Yang Awarded Grant to Study Immunosuppression Phenomenon
Congratulations to Wei Yang, PhD, FAHA, on receiving a $1,619,689 R01 grant from the National Institutes of Health for his project aimed at advancing post-resuscitation care and improving overall cardiac arrest prognoses.
Dr. Machovec Earns Duke Impact Award
Congratulations to Kelly Machovec, MD, MPH, on receiving the Pediatric and Congenital Heart Center Impact Award for the exceptional impact she has had on clinical practice around hemostasis.
How the Dangers of Carbon Monoxide are Present During Winter Storms
As featured on WNCN-TV, Duke anesthesiologist Dr. Richard Moon shares his expertise about the dangers of carbon monoxide and the increased risk of exposure during winter weather.
Dr. Treggiari Appointed Vice Chair for Research
Congratulations to Miriam M. Treggiari, MD, PhD, MPH, of Yale University, on being named the department’s vice chair for research in which she will develop an interdisciplinary strategy and lead efforts to grow, promote, and support research and scholarship of programs.
Dr. Yang Awarded R01 Grant for Ischemic Stroke Research
Congratulations to Wei Yang, PhD, on being awarded a five-year, $2,012,500 renewal grant from the National Institutes of Health to further study the role of the unfolded protein response in stroke outcomes.