Department ranks 4th in country in NIH funding

Department ranks 4th in country in NIH funding
The department received more than $13.2 million from the NIH, and seven faculty ranked in the top 100 for total NIH funding to individual anesthesia principal investigators.

Michael Bottros, MD, stepping down as Associate Chief of Pain Management

Michael Bottros, MD, stepping down as Associate Chief of Pain Management
Dr. Bottros recently accepted the position of Chief of Pain Medicine at the University of Southern California (USC). At USC, he will oversee all acute and chronic pain services at Keck Hospital, Los Angeles County Hospitals, and affiliated satellite clinics in southern California.

Revving up immune system may help treat eczema

Revving up immune system may help treat eczema
Brian S. Kim, MD, has found that boosting the number of natural killer cells in the blood is a possible treatment strategy for the skin condition, eczema, and also may help with related health problems, such as asthma.

Barnes-Jewish, Washington University concert hits high note

Barnes-Jewish, Washington University concert hits high note
For the past nine years, performers from both institutions have been partnering to present a free concert in the lobby of the Center for Advanced Medicine (CAM). The event is sponsored by the Arts & Healthcare Program at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and organized by Sarah Colby, the program’s coordinator, and Bradley Fritz, MD, clinical fellow in […]