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Congratulations to Drs. Anne Marie McKenzie BrownGaurav Patel and Vanessa Moll on being nominated as a Doctor who goes above and beyond. It is an honor to have all of them in our department, striving for the best in patient care, teaching and scholarship.  #EmoryDoctorsDay2018

Congratulations to CA2 resident Cara Iorianni, MD, on being awarded the highly competitive SEA-HVO Traveling Anesthesiology Fellowship! Cara was selected by the Society for Education in Anesthesiology and Health Volunteers Overseas to spend a month at an internantional training site in a developing country, serving as a role model and educator for the local anesthesia providers. We are proud to have Cara represent Emory Anesthesiology, and for her commitment to Global Health.

Congratulations to Melat Gebre and Dr. Anna Woodbury on their recent publication in JMIR Res Protocols, "Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Evaluation of Auricular Percutaneous Electrical Neural Field Stimulation for Fibromyalgia: Protocol for a Feasibility Study."

Congratulations to Dr. Boris Spektor on highlighting of his role in caring for a patient with cardiac electrical storm featured in the Winter 2018 issue of Emory Medicine.

Congratulations to Dr. Ogoegbunam Agubuzu (Fellow) and Dr. Vinita Singh on the selection of their abstract, 'Cardiac Arrest following lumbar interlaminar epidural steroid injection' for moderated session at the World Congress on Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine taking place April 19-21, 2018 at the Marriott Marquis in New York.

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Congratulations to Dr. Gaurav Patel on his selection to the 2018 AAMC Honor Roll for Emerging Medical Education Leaders.  He was one of 20 medical educators chosen out of over 300 applications across the country. 

Congratulations to Drs. Elizabeth Duggan, Vikas O'Reilly-Shah, Rodolfo Galindo, Katerina Tsega, and Guillermo Umpierrez. Their abstract, HbA1c Screening Characterizes Undiagnosed Dysglycemia in Surgical Patients, has been selected for a poster presentation at the American Diabetes Association’s 78th Scientific Sessions, June 22-26, 2018 in Orlando, Florida. It will also be printed in the Scientific Sessions' Abstract Book, the July 2018 supplement to the journal Diabetes®.

Congratulations to Dr. Anne Marie McKenzie-Brown on her appointment to the ACGME Anesthesiology Residency Review Committee. Having her on this committee is a clear indicator of Emory’s commitment to graduate medical education.

Congratulations to Dr. Anna Woodbury on the acceptance of her scientific astract, 'Feasiblity Study: fMRI Evaluation of auricular percutaneous electrical neural field stimulation for fibromyalgia' for moderated poster session at World Congress on Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine taking place April 19-21, 2018 at the Marriott Marquis in New York.

Kudos to Ray, our anesthetist going above and beyond by providing music therapy to a patient requiring daily services. The patient enjoys music and after finding out, Ray decided to play live music to ease her day. The patient was elated.

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