News & Events
- 11.27.2013 - Education
- Surgical education team selected to receive the 2014 ASE Award for Excellence in Innovation
A Northwestern-led surgical education team has been selected to receive the Association for Surgical Education (ASE) 2014 Award for Excellence in Innovation. The award is given annually to a group of individuals who have demonstrated exemplary performance in surgical education with the intent to recognize novel ideas, multi-center collaboration, and/or methods for improving teaching and learning. Members of the Innovation Team are as follows: Dr. Debra DaRosa, Dr. Jonathan Fryer, Dr. Brian George (MGH), Dr. Eric Hungness, Dr. Shari Meyerson, Mary Schuller, Dr. Nat Soper, Dr. Ezra Teitelbaum, and Dr. Jay Zwischenberger (U Kentucky Medical School).
- 11.18.2013 - Research
- Dr. Wertheim receives NMF Dixon Translational Research Award
Dr. Jason Wertheim received the 2014 NMF Dixon Translational Research Award for his work titled "Development of a Small Caliber Vascular Graft Using a Tissue Engineering Strategy".
- 11.13.2013 - Research
- Dr. Leventhal receives $12 million for Stem Cell Research to Improve Organ Transplantation
Dr. Leventhal received $12 million from Novartis for his work on Stem Cells to Improve Organ Transplantation. He is mentioned in this month's Northwestern Medicine news for this accomplishment.
This page last updated Jan 8, 2013