Author: cim417

Progress Notes

1950s Richard D. Sheehan, ’55 MD, writes, “I enjoy reading the ‘Progress Notes’ especially about the classes near mine and about people I know. So in that vein … I’ve been retired 25 years after working at an Obstetrics and Gynecology practice for over 35 years in San Jose, Calif. Enjoy playing bridge, golf and walking with my buddies. Keep up the good work.”  Robert M. Eisendrath, ’57 MD, received the Massachusetts Medical Society’s 2017 Senior Volunteer Physician of the Year Award. 1950s Richard D. Sheehan, ’55 MD, writes, “I enjoy reading the ‘Progress Notes’ especially about the classes near mine and...

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Medical Alumni Association Events

MAA Goes West and Into Heart of Chicago for Alumni Events In June, the Medical Alumni Association (MAA) was proud to partner with generous medical alumni hosts Walter Doren ‘57, ’61 MD, ‘66 GME, and his wife, Barbara, for Feinberg events at their home in California. Eric G. Neilson, MD, vice president for medical affairs and Lewis Landsberg Dean, discussed the state of the medical school and engaged with alumni and friends in a lively Q & A. Over the weekend of June 3 and 4, the MAA hosted two events on a rooftop overlooking Wrigley Field. Many attendees are members...

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Faculty Awards & Honors

Daniel Brat, MD, PhD Daniel Brat, MD, PhD, a prominent neuropathologist and brain tumor investigator, was named chair of the Departments of Pathology at Feinberg and Northwestern Memorial Healthcare, effective this September. Brat was previously a professor and vice chair for Translational Programs in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine. Karl Bilimora, MD, ’08 MS, ’10 GME, director of the Northwestern Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement Center and the John Benjamin Murphy Professor of Surgery and Medical Social Sciences, and Sarki Abdulkadir, MD, PhD, John T. Grayhack, MD, Professor of Urological Research...

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