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Vol. 3, No. 22
Friday, June 4, 1999


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50th class graduates; honors teachers

Tomorrow, Saturday, June 5, 160 graduates will receive M.D. degrees at the Investiture of Doctoral Hoods and Hippocratic Oath Ceremony. The School of Medicine's 50th class of new physicians will recognize four outstanding teachers.
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Dechet receives Griep Award

The 1999 graduating class of the UW School of Medicine will commend fellow graduate Amy Dechet by presenting her with the Ellen Griep Award on June 5.
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Two receive honorary degrees

UW surgeons Eugene Strandness and Margaret Allen each received honorary degrees last month. Lund University in Sweden presented Strandness with an Honorary Doctor of Medicine degree, and Swarthmore College presented alumna Allen with an Honorary Doctor of Science degree.

Allen was the first woman to lead a heart transplant surgery team. Strandness is a pioneer in vascular disease diagnostics.


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