OFD New Directors – September 2017

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(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 and Dr. Schnadower is Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Emergency Medicine. They both come to the OFD with great new ideas and enthusiasm to continue the office’s current programs and expand diversity and faculty wellness initiatives for the department.

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OFD News – October 2017

Shalini Shenoy, M.D., the Teresa J. Vietti MD Scholar and Professor of Pediatrics, has been named Interim Chief for the Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology.  Dr. Shenoy has an international reputation as an expert in stem cell transplantation for non-malignant disorders.  She has led national trials of transplantation for …

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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 …

Faculty News
Holtz Honored with Doris Duke Clinical Foundation Award

  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 …