Barnhart named Harborview's medical director
Scott Barnhart, associate professor of medicine, has been named medical
director of Harborview Medical Center and associate dean of
the UW School of Medicine.
Kimmey to lead national society
Michael B. Kimmey, professor of medicine and assistant chief
for clinical affairs for the Division of Gastroenterology, has
been named president-elect of the American Society of
Idaho Academy of Family Physicians honors Blackman
The first recipient of the Idaho Academy of Family Physicians
Educator of the Year award is James Blackman, assistant dean
for regional affairs and rural health.
Fifteen graduating medical students receive special awards
The medical school graduated its 50th class of 160 new
physicians June 5. Twenty-five students were inducted into the
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, 18 students graduated with
honors, five received book awards, and three received thesis
Medical faculty to tour the state
Three UW School of Medicine faculty members are among those who will
participate in the UW's second annual Faculty
of Washington state June 14-18. UW President Richard L. McCormick will
lead a group of new faculty on a 1,100-mile, five-day bus trip
to learn about the state's people, places and issues.
Joining the tour from the medical school are Tony
Blau, assistant professor of medicine in the Division of Hematology;
Christine Gleason, professor of pediatrics and director of the
of Neonatology; and Joanne Quinsey, lecturer in the
MEDEX Northwest program.