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Rehder named Vice Chair of Education

November 20, 2020
Ann M. Reed, MD, chair of the Department of Pediatrics, recently announced the appointment of Kyle Rehder, MD , as vice chair of education in the Department of Pediatrics, effective May 1, 2021. Dr. Rehder came to Duke in 2007 for his fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and joined the...Read more

New and competing renewal awards for October 2020

November 13, 2020
The following are new and competing renewal awards made to faculty in the Department of Pediatrics for the month of October 2020. Mara Becker, MD, MSCE (Rheumatology) and Danny Benjamin, MD, PhD, MPH (Infectious Diseases) received an award from National Institutes of Health/NICHD in the amount of $...Read more

Duke Year of the Nurse Series - Marybeth Tetlow, MSN, RN, BMTCN, CPN

November 4, 2020
At Duke Health, we recognize the unique vantage point of nurses. So when they have ideas to improve patient care, we listen. Our nurses are always looking for ways to make a difference for our patients, their families, our staff and for the profession. And that’s why we foster their innovative...Read more

New and competing renewal awards for September 2020

October 28, 2020
The following are new and competing renewal awards made to faculty in the Department of Pediatrics through the month of September 2020. Please extend your congratulations to the following individuals. Samia Aleem, MBBS (Neonatology) received an award from UCB in the amount of $481,075 for a project...Read more

Alumni Spotlight: Michael S. Freemark, MD

October 28, 2020
Michael Freemark, MD'76 is an internationally known pediatric endocrinologist who has made seminal discoveries in fields including obesity and childhood malnutrition, pediatric diabetes, intermediary metabolism, and the control of fetal growth. His basic science work has focused on the regulation...Read more

Duke Department of Pediatrics Update

October 28, 2020
Dear Alumni and Friends, Will you be attending the first ever virtual Medical Alumni Weekend 2020 this November? If so, we hope you will join us for a virtual event to rekindle friendships, catch up with colleagues, and engage in meaningful conversations with our leadership. The specifics about the...Read more

New and competing renewal awards for February 2020 to September 2020

October 27, 2020
The following are new and competing renewal awards made to faculty in the Department of Pediatrics for the months of February through September 2018. Congratulations to these faculty on their awards and best wishes to them in their investigative work. February 2020 March 2020 April 2020 May 2020...Read more

Spotlight: Erica Taylor, MD

October 27, 2020
For Erica Taylor, MD, assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery and the PDC’s first associate chief medical officer for diversity, equity and inclusion, her commitment and passion for health care dates back to her high school years. In this week’s Spotlight, Taylor talks about her deep...Read more

Permar wins 2020 IDSA Oswald Avery Award

October 27, 2020
Sallie R. Permar, MD, PhD , professor of pediatrics, immunology, molecular genetics and microbiology, and pathology; associate dean of physician-scientist development; and founding director of the Children’s Health and Discovery Institute, has received the 2020 Oswald Avery Award. The Oswald Avery...Read more

Narayan named Associate Dean for Curricular Affairs

October 26, 2020
Following a national search, Aditee Narayan, MD has been named the new associate dean for curricular affairs for the Duke University School of Medicine, effective immediately. "Dr. Narayan has served as interim associate dean since March 2020 and has done an outstanding job leading the development...Read more