DHM Hosts Visiting Professor – Moises Auron, MD, FAAP, FACP, SFHM

DHM Hosts Visiting Professor – Moises Auron, MD, FAAP, FACP, SFHM
On December 14th, the Division of Hospital Medicine was honored to host visiting professor Moises Auron, MD, FAAP, FACP, SFHM. Dr. Auron presented “High-Value Care Blood Management” at the DHM Grand Rounds in the Dacey Auditorium. He shared his expertise on evidence-based transfusion practices. He also met with individual faculty to discuss topics including QI […]

Holobaugh Honors recognizes leaders who serve LGBTQIA communities (Links to an external site)

Holobaugh Honors recognizes leaders who serve LGBTQIA communities
The annual James M. Holobaugh Honors ceremony celebrates Washington University in St. Louis community members who advocate for and serve LGBTQIA communities. This year’s honorees were students Kayla Arenschield, Pat Banker, Dee Cea, Jesse Harris, Savannah Henderson, Olivia Kerr, Eric Lei, Maya Phelps, Emille Taylor, Violet Walker and Izzy Yanover; alum Bo Schmit; and Anthony […]

LeJIT Teaching Award Recipient – Alex Thomas, MD

LeJIT Teaching Award Recipient – Alex Thomas, MD
The LeJIT Teaching Award is given to those selected by the Gateway Medicine Clerkship for providing meaningful and timely feedback to medical students via completing just-in-time assessments (also known as “JITs”). These help students develop skills and create a positive learning environment that fosters feedback and growth. A 2 LeJIT 2 Quit sticker is given […]

Annual Society of Hospital Medicine Leadership Academy Program- Patricia Litkowski, MD, and Mark V. Williams, MD, FACP, MHM

Annual Society of Hospital Medicine Leadership Academy Program- Patricia Litkowski, MD, and Mark V. Williams, MD, FACP, MHM
The Society of Hospital Medicine held its annual Leadership Academy program from November 7-10, 2022 in Colorado Springs, CO. It is the only leadership program built for hospitalists. The SHM Leadership Academy program offers four leadership courses – Strategic Essentials, Influential Management, Mastering Teamwork, and Capstone. Each course is aimed to provide hospitalists with skills that include […]

Happy National Nurse Practitioner Week

Happy National Nurse Practitioner Week
National Nurse Practitioner Week (NP Week) is November 13-19, 2022. This annual celebration recognizes the incredible contributions of NP Professionals. This year, the theme for NP Week is “Rising to Meet the Needs of Patients.” More than 355,000 NPs are licensed to practice in the United States and continuously bring vital solutions to patients in […]

Meet Our New Hospitalist – Vivek Hansalia, MD

Meet Our New Hospitalist – Vivek Hansalia, MD
Dr. Vivek Hansalia joined the Division of Hospital Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine as an Instructor in June of 2022. He was born in New York City, and lived in Dix Hills, New York before moving to Smyrna, Georgia. He attended Vanderbilt University and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelors of Engineering […]

Newly elected fellows in the Academy of Educators – Eileen Lee, MD and Carol Faulk, MD

Newly elected fellows in the Academy of Educators – Eileen Lee, MD and Carol Faulk, MD
Two assistant professors in the Division of Hospital Medicine, Eileen Lee, MD, and Carol Faulk, MD, were recently selected to be new fellows in the Washington University School of Medicine’s Academy of Educators.  This achievement recognizes both their significant contributions to-date to medical education at the School of Medicine and their continuing roles as central […]