Ming named Chief of the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine

David Ming, MD, has been named Chief of the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) within the Department of Pediatrics, effective October 1, 2023. Dr. Ming brings with him an impressive array of qualifications, experiences, and a deep commitment to advancing the field of pediatric medicine.

White named Associate Program Director of DPRS

Michelle White, MD, MPH, assistant professor of pediatrics with appointments in the Division of Hospital Medicine and the Duke Center for Childhood Obesity Research, has been named associate director of the Duke Pediatric Research Scholars Program for Physician-Scientist Development (DPRS), effective May 1, 2021.

Faculty Spotlight: Samrat Umasankar Das, MBBS

This issue's Faculty Spotlight shines on hospital medicine physician Samrat Das, MBBS. Das talks to us about his current responsibilities as director of undergraduate medical education for the Department of Pediatrics and director of the children’s procedural sedation unit. He talks about what he enjoys most about his work and provides advice for students and trainees.

Duke CTSA KL2 Program welcomes new Pediatrics scholar

The Duke CTSA KL2 program provides training opportunities and protected research effort for junior investigators. KL2 scholars will leave the 3-year program equipped with the skills to be successful, independent investigators, making contributions across the spectrum of clinical and translational science.