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Dr. Rachel Bardowell Receives Annual Teaching Award in General Medicine

The annual teaching awards are voted on by third year medicine residents. One faculty member from each subspecialty and two...

Seventh Inning Stretch with the Hospitalists!

“Spring nights and baseball lights” was the theme Monday night as the Division of Hospital Medicine gathered at Busch Stadium...

Dr. Lois Richard Joins Hospitalists on The Hill in Washington, D.C.

As part of the SHM annual national meeting, The Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) sponsored “Hospitalists on The Hill” in...

Dr. Michael Lin – Chair at the Academic Leadership Summit at HM19

The SHM Annual Conference is created By Hospitalists, For Hospitalists. and is the “fastest growing conference in healthcare.” The Annual...

“Care of the Hospitalized Patient” Marks its 13th year!

“Care of the Hospitalized Patient 2019” was presented by the WU Division of Hospital Medicine on April 27th at Eric...

Dr. Carol Faulk, Guest Speaker at Evening Grand Rounds

Grand rounds help physicians and other healthcare professionals keep up-to-date in evolving topics. On April 30th, fellow hospitalist, Dr. Carol...

Dr. Dennis Chang Presents at SHM Annual Meeting in National Harbor, MD

Since 2012, during every SHM Annual meeting, the PIT (Physicians in Training) Committee, runs a track called Early-Career Hospitalists which...

Strikes, Spares, and Gutterballs – This is How the Hospitalists Roll

Saratoga Lanes was Saturday night’s hot spot for hospitalists to gather and enjoy good food, music, pool, and bowling.  

Passing the Torch – SHM St. Louis Chapter

The Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) St. Louis Chapter celebrated its last annual meeting at Pastaria in Clayton before changing...

Dr. Wael Toama and Dr. Venkata Vosuri Take On Houston at Annual TCT Meeting

Hospitalists, Dr. Wael Toama and Dr. Venkata Vosuri, had the great opportunity to participate in the 2019 Transplantation & Cellular...

Dr. Stephen Chi Awarded Prestigious “Star Research Award” at the 48th Critical Care Congress

The Society for Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) held its 48th Critical Care Congress in San Diego, California. The Society of Critical Care...

Now Open! New 3500 Observation Unit

The Division of Hospital Medicine has recently opened the new 3500 observation unit in the Peter’s building under the care...

Dr. Robert Mahoney Co-hosts HCLDR Twitter Chat

Join us tonight, January 22nd, at 7:30pm CST on #hcldr as fellow hospitalist, Dr. Robert Mahoney, leads the discussion on physician...

Meet Our Newest Associate Professor of Medicine – Dr. Dennis Chang

We are also pleased to announce that the Executive Faculty has approved the appointment of Dr. Dennis Chang as Associate...

Meet Our Newest Assistant Professor of Medicine – Dr. Christine Heumann

We are pleased to announce that the Executive Faculty has approved the appointment of Dr. Christine Heumann as Assistant Professor...

Extraordinary Compassionate Care – Dr. Devin Odom

Dr. Devin Odom was featured in the November issue of Physician Connect by Barnes Jewish Hospital for his exceptional patient...

SHM St. Louis Chapter’s Annual Research, Innovations and Clinical Vignettes Competition Begins!

The Society of Hospital Medicine St. Louis Chapter began its search to award two $1000 scholarships. Medical students and residents...

Dr. Wenners Ballard III, Guest Speaker at Evening Grand Rounds

Grand rounds help physicians and other healthcare professionals keep up-to-date in evolving topics. On November 13, fellow hospitalist, Dr. Wenners...

Dr. Caroline Kahle Named Chair of the BJH Ethics Committee

It is our distinct pleasure to announce that fellow hospitalist, Dr. Caroline Kahle, Assistant Professor of Medicine, has been named...

Dr. Mark Thoelke, Invited Speaker at the Annual Missouri Chapter ACP Meeting

Division Chief, Dr. Mark Thoelke, Professor of Medicine, was invited to present at the Missouri chapter of the American College...

Take Me Out To The Ball Game!

After many months of hard work preparing for new faculty orientation, the division showed their appreciation by treating the administration...

Welcome New Hospitalists!

Please join us in extending a big, warm welcome to our new faculty members: Jordan Atkins, MD – Instructor in...

Newly Appointed Assistant Professors of Medicine

The Division of Hospital Medicine is pleased to announce the appointments of fellow hospitalists, Drs. Eric Johnson and Adam Littich,...

Epic Ready!

Due to launch in early June, the Division of Hospital Medicine has been busy preparing for the transition to Epic,...

We Are Family!

Meet the 2018 Leukemia Lymphoma Society’s Student of the Year, Alexandra Hayes, better known as Ali to those who have...

Hospitalist Finalists are Orlando Bound!

After being named one of the finalists in the Society of Hospital Medicine’s Research, Innovations, and Vignettes (RIV)  Poster Competition, Division...

The Fight for a Cleaner Living Environment Continues

The “Hope for Soap” initiative is back in full swing as the hospitalist group gathers bars of Irish Spring soap...

It’s a Match!

The first Wednesday of December is known throughout the U.S. medical community as Match Day. The anticipation of future plans...

Hospitalists Helping Kids with Cancer…Be Kids!

One can always find Hospitalist Special Projects Administrator, Christal Mills, supporting various charitable events throughout the year. Whether Christal is...

Calling All Posters! SHM St. Louis Chapter Poster Meeting

Society of Hospital Medicine St. Louis Chapter annual poster meeting was held on Thursday, November 9th, at Scape American Bistro....

Dr. Andrew Odden Travels to Toronto to Present at Annual CHEST Meeting

Hospitalist, Dr. Andrew Odden, made the journey to Toronto, Canada to present at the annual 2017 CHEST Meeting. From the...

Meet SHM’s Newest Inductees to the Fellow of Hospital Medicine Program

SHM’s Fellow in Hospital Medicine program is rooted in the Core Competencies in Hospital Medicine. Those who earn the Fellow...

Rock ‘n’ Roll Remix Challenge – 2 Days of Running

Hospitalist staff members, Mary Russell and Mindy Rubio, competed in the 20th anniversary of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series,...

Hospitalists Pedal the Cause for Cancer

On Sunday, September 24, fellow clinicians, Lisa M. Gill, DNP, ANP, and Matt Freer, MD, braved the heat and finished a...

SHM St. Louis Chapter Meeting

Over 50 members of the Society of Hospital Medicine St. Louis Chapter gathered at Kreis’ Steakhouse for an evening presentation...

Dr. Ian Ross Named Resident of the Year

For his teaching efforts in the 2016-2017 academic year, Washington University School of Medicine Class of 2018 selected Dr. Ian...

SHM St. Louis Chapter Hosts Trivia Night

On Thursday, August 24th, the Society of Hospital Medicine St. Louis Chapter hosted their annual fundraising event at Tom’s Bar...

Haiti “Hope for Soap” Initiative – A Huge Success

The Division of Hospital Medicine teamed up in March 2017 with Haiti-Puits and Initiatives, an organization that works locally with...

Dr. Mark Thoelke Promoted to Professor of Medicine

Dr. Mark Thoelke, original founder of the Division of Hospital Medicine in 2000, current Chief of the Division of Hospital...

General Internal Medicine Teacher of the Year

The General Internal Medicine Teacher of the Year Award is awarded to a clinical faculty member who best exhibits the...

BJWCH New Hospitalist Medical Director

We are pleased that Adam Littich, MD, has accepted the hospitalist medical director leadership role at Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital....

2017 SHM Platinum Chapter of the Year

SHM St. Louis chapter co-president, Dr. Crystal Atwood, accepted the 2017 SHM Platinum Chapter of the Year award at the...