April 19, 2016
Fleta Netter Bray, a fourth-year student at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, has won first prize in a national medical essay competition held annually by the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. The Melbourne Beach, Fla., native won top honors and a $2,000 cash award in the Helen H. Glaser Student Essay Contest, and is the first Miller School student ever to win a prize in the competition.
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April 05, 2016
Karyn Meshbane, an M.D./M.P.H. student at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, understands the importance of compassionate patient care. “As a future doctor, I know that academic training is essential,” she said. “But your grades in school don’t matter as much as your ability to reach out and connect personally with your patients.”
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April 05, 2016
A long-time leader in health care training and simulation technology, S. Barry Issenberg, M.D., the Michael S. Gordon Professor of Medicine and Medical Education, has been promoted to Senior Associate Dean for Research in Medical Education at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. He will continue to serve as Director of the Michael S. Gordon Center for Research in Medical Education.
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March 22, 2016
Derek Estes’ joyful voice cried out “Jackson Memorial Hospital!” as he and his wife Emily opened the envelope and learned where he would be spending his internal medicine residency. For the Estes, Friday was a day filled with life-changing themes. When they stepped off an early-morning flight with Alexis, the three-week-old baby they had just adopted in Virginia, it was only hours before Match Day activities would begin.
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