Motulsky awarded for excellence in medical education
rno Motulsky, professor of medicine (Division of Medical
Genetics) and genetics, has received the American Society of
Human Genetics Award for Excellence in Medical Education.
Schlesinger voted Volunteer Faculty Member of the Year
eggy Schlesinger, coordinator of the WWAMI internal medicine
clerkship in Missoula, Mont., and a clinical assistant
professor of medicine, has been voted Volunteer Faculty Member
of the Year by the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Student Honor
Society at the UW.
Elmore to head general internal medicine at Harborview
oann Elmore, an associate professor of medicine and adjunct
associate professor of epidemiology, has been named head of
the section of General Internal Medicine at Harborview Medical
GeneClinics expecting rapid growth
xpert authors will be adding at least one new genetic disease
profile per week over the coming year to GeneClinics.
UW Researcher on CNN.com
Charles H. Chesnut III, professor of radiology and medicine,
will host an online chat on osteoporosis today, Dec. 10, at 10:30
(18:30 UTC) on CNN's
Linda Dano, soap opera actress
and spokesperson for the "Lights on Osteoporosis" campaign,
will open the forum at the beginning of the hour.
Chesnut is conducting a five-year study of women with
osteoporosis in the WWAMI region. He is studying a new
pharmaceutical treatment for the disease in 900 women.