Holtz Honored with Doris Duke Clinical Foundation Award

Faculty News


Lori R. Holtz, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics was one of 17 junior physician scientists awarded The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (DDCF) 2017 Clinical Scientist Development Awards of $495,000 each over three years. Dr. Holtz’s project is Transmission and development of the human infant virome.

Selected from a highly competitive pool of 196 applicants by a panel of experts in medical research, these scientists distinguished themselves by the rigor of their research endeavors and their commitment to future excellence as independent clinical researchers in the biomedical field. In honor of the foundation’s late Board Trustee Harry B. Demopoulos, M.D., DDCF is referring to this year’s awards as the Dr. Harry B. Demopoulos Clinical Scientist Development Awards.

OFD News
Promotions & Appointments – September 2017

Juliane Bubeck Wardenburg, MD, PhD is appointed as Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Critical Care.  She is Chief of the Division of Critical Care.  Dr. Wardenburg comes to Washington University from the University of Chicago where she was Chief of the Section of Pediatric Critical Care and Associate …

OFD Events
CEP in WUPS Training Sessions

The WUPS Profile System that you currently use to generate your CV is being updated to have the capability to generate your Clinician Educator Portfolio (CEP) as well.  The WUPS system is found at  https://wups.wustl.edu/ . The updates in the system will help standardize CEPs across the department while still  maintaining …

OFD News
OFD New Directors – September 2017

(left to right): Dr. Yumi Turmelle, MD, MSPH, Dr. Bess Marshall, MD, Dr. David Schnadower, MD, MPH Dr. Yumi Turmelle and Dr. David Schnadower have joined Dr. Bess Marshall as co-directors of the OFD beginning July 1, 2017. Dr. Turmelle is Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Gastroenterology …