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Triple doubles for Med/Peds residents

Triple doubles for Med/Peds residents
All three recent graduates from Hurley’s Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Residency Training Program passed two board-certification exams this year, making it triple-doubles for the program. “It is an outstanding achievement,” said Program Director Vijay Naraparaju MD....
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All pass board exams in Peds

All pass board exams in Peds
Grins were ear-to-ear Dec. 7 in Hurley’s Pediatric Residency Training Program, when board-exam results were announced. “All of our recent grads who took the American Board of Pediatrics Exam passed … 100% board-passage rate!” announced...
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Fellowship matches aplenty in Internal Medicine

Fellowship matches aplenty in Internal Medicine
We will miss our senior residents and our junior faculty when they wrap up their Hurley assignments in June, but it is nice to know that many of them already know their next step in...
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Call for research abstracts for 2018 MSU FAME Community Research Forum

Call for research abstracts for 2018 MSU FAME Community Research Forum
Sharpen your pencils - or fire up your stats software. Abstract submission is now open for the 20th Annual Community Research Forum, which takes place 7:30am to 5 pm Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at the...
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Save the date for pediatric events in 2018

Save the date for pediatric events in 2018
Mark your calendars, call old friends and maybe make hotel reservations. The dates are set for the 2018 Hurley Pediatric Alumni Dinner & Pediatric Update events. It all begins Tuesday, April 10, 2018, with the...
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Abu Sitta presents poster at national HVP meeting

Abu Sitta presents poster at national HVP meeting
A poster presentation from Hurley was one of just 19 from the U.S. and Canada included in the Education session of the National Research & Education Conference of the High Value Practice Academic Alliance Oct....
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Terry Thomas Conference & Alumni Event Nov. 8

Terry Thomas Conference & Alumni Event Nov. 8
Calling physicians and friends of Hurley’s Obstetrics & Gynecology Residency Training Program: The annual Terry Thomas Conference & Ob/Gyn Residency Alumni Events is coming soon, so it’s time to register to reserve your spot. 6-8...
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Hospitalist positions open at Hurley

Hospitalist positions open at Hurley
Candidate must be: Board-eligible or board-certified in internal medicine Willing to teach medical students and resident physicians Able to teach in inpatient and ambulatory settings Ready to be an active faculty member in the residency...
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ADD chapter authored by Hurley pediatrician

ADD chapter authored by Hurley pediatrician
One parent may load a child up with Vitamin B6 and fish oil, while another eliminates all food coloring and “unnatural” food additives to help with attention deficits in their son or daughter. Still others...
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2 pediatric faculty elected 'best teachers'

2 pediatric faculty elected 'best teachers'
Two Hurley faculty members recently received teaching awards from the 2017 graduating class of medical students on the Flint Campus of Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. Each year, the MSU-CHM graduating class is...
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Dr. Hanna's TedMed talk now open

Dr. Hanna's TedMed talk now open
Hope and healing in Flint, Michigan. That was the crux of the 2016 TedMed talk delivered by Mona Hanna-Attisha MD MPH, who not only was a whistle-blower who helped to expose dangerously elevated levels of...
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Faculty position open in internal medicine

Faculty position open in internal medicine
If you know of an energetic physician who loves teaching and clinical work, please share the news about a faculty-position opening in the Internal Medicine Residency Training Program at Hurley Medical Center, Flint, Mich. The...
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4 Hurley residents win teaching awards

4 Hurley residents win teaching awards
Of the six teaching awards given to resident physicians on the Flint Campus of Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Hurley residents took home four. Each year, the graduating class of MSU CHM medical...
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6 new transitional residents begin new chapter

6 new transitional residents begin new chapter
They’re interested in eyes and bones and rehabilitation - and a whole lot more. By joining Hurley, this year’s new Transitional Year residents are turning a page in the next chapter of their already-very-accomplished careers....
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Daring dozen join internal medicine

Daring dozen join internal medicine
So you want to find a way to let off a little steam and have fun at the same time – and you have a dozen new interns in Internal Medicine to consider. What activity...
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4 join OB-Gyn residency

4 join OB-Gyn residency
So you’ve pulled the name of a new OB/Gyn resident for Secret Santa? Forget the candles - an LED-lit leash might be a good gift for some of these interns. The four new interns joining...
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7 pediatric residents arriving soon

7 pediatric residents arriving soon
With more than 1300 applicants and 150 interviews, we are excited to introduce our SEVEN new Hurley Children’s Hospital pediatric residents. This year was another competitive year for pediatrics – pediatrics had a 98% national...
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Welcome to 3 new Med-Peds residents

Welcome to 3 new Med-Peds residents
It has been a long and competitive season. We reviewed more than 250 applications, interviewed 42 candidates and filled 3 positions. We witnessed as applicants went from mere names on a computer screen to candidates...
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Abstract deadline March 1 for 2017 MSU FAME Community Research Forum

Abstract deadline March 1 for 2017 MSU FAME Community Research Forum
Don’t crash the MSU/FAME server by waiting until 11:59 pm March 1 to submit your abstract. Instead, submit your abstract in the next few days for the May 3 Michigan State University Flint Area Medical...
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10 new publications from Hurley

10 new publications from Hurley
Congratulations to the dozens of Hurley residents and faculty who have new scholarly activity to report from the past few months, including one who coauthored a new book. Hot off the press from Kirk J...
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Kaddurah nabs new certification in epilepsy

Kaddurah nabs new certification in epilepsy
Congratulations to Ahmad Kaddurah MD, pediatric neurologist at Hurley Children’s Hospital and a faculty member for the Hurley/Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Pediatric Residency Training Program. Ahmad Kaddurah MD Kaddurah, board-certified in pediatric...
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Dr. Hanna among best in world, says Medscape

Dr. Hanna among best in world, says Medscape
Hurley’s Mona Hanna-Attisha MD MPH is among the best physicians in the world, according to a Dec. 14, 2016, Medscape ranking of the best and worst physicians globally in 2016. Hanna, director of the Hurley...
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Now closed: 1 open PGY1 pediatric residency spot – January start date

Now closed: 1 open PGY1 pediatric residency spot – January start date
Update ** Updated Dec. 27, 2016: As of 12N Dec. 27, the application submission was closed for Hurley/MSU’s out-of-match PGY1 Pediatric position, with a January start date. Thank you to the more than 500 people...
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Changes in store for 2017 MSU FAME Community Research Forum

Changes in store for 2017 MSU FAME Community Research Forum
Wrapping up your research projects to submit to conferences and journals? If yes, make sure you’re up to speed on our most popular regional research conference – some changes for 2017 may impact your internal...
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Many active Hurley scholars in 2016

Many active Hurley scholars in 2016
Hurley residents and faculty members had a lot of scholarly activity in 2016, as shown by the multitude of papers, presentations and book chapters reported recently. For example, Ashweena Gonuguntla MD of the Hurley Pediatrics...
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Hanna-Attisha wins $5000 for kids on ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire'

Hanna-Attisha wins $5000 for kids on ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire'
A Flint children’s fund is $10,000 richer, thanks to $5000 won and donated by Mona Hanna-Attisha MD MPH and a matching donation from the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation. Hanna-Attisha, director of the Hurley Pediatric Residency...
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Haddad inducted into national honor society

Haddad inducted into national honor society
For one senior resident, Michigan’s fall season was exceptionally nice. Not only were the days unusually warm and balmy for Michigan, but Ra’ad Haddad MD also got a little warmth when he received national honors...
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14 Hurley presentations make it to ACP’s fall scientific meeting

14 Hurley presentations make it to ACP’s fall scientific meeting
One oral and 13 poster presentations from Hurley were accepted for a regional scientific conference in Michigan in September. The annual fall Michigan Chapter Scientific meeting (part of the American College of Physicians) took place...
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Call for abstracts for 2017 research forum

Call for abstracts for 2017 research forum
Just two months remain before it’s time to submit abstracts for the 2017 MSU/FAME Community Research Forum. So mark your calendars for Dec. 1, the opening day for abstract submission, and get cracking on those...
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Housestaff officers announced

Housestaff officers announced
Election results are in! Hurley resident physicians voted to elect the following Housestaff Association Executive Committee members: President: Mohannad Jabbari MD, Internal Medicine Vice-President: Shokhan Shur (Agawais), Internal Medicine Resident Wellbeing Committee Chair: Ezzaddin Al...
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Nine in line for ACP presentations

Nine in line for ACP presentations
Hurley has nine resident physicians with 10 projects in the annual Michigan Chapter of the American College of Physicians Residents Day 2016, hosted by Beaumont Hospital-Royal Oak’s Internal Medicine Residency Program. The event took place...
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New TY residents aim for derm, radiology, PMR, and ophthalmology

New TY residents aim for derm, radiology, PMR, and ophthalmology
Six new residents in Hurley’s Transitional Year Residency Training Program found a good home at Hurley, where it’s very close to hiking trails, volleyball courts, and art museums, which are some of the hobbies of...
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12 interesting interns join internal medicine

12 interesting interns join internal medicine
Even though the new residents in Hurley’s Internal Medicine Program have varied backgrounds, they all have two things in common - they are strong academically, and they enjoy interacting with people, according to Program Director...
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Ob-Gyn residency welcomes 4 interns

Ob-Gyn residency welcomes 4 interns
Match Day 2016 was exciting around the country but especially for residents and faculty at Hurley Medical Center, Flint, Mich. John Hebert MD, director of Hurley’s Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Training Program, said his new...
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Three join Med-Peds residency

Three join Med-Peds residency
Competition was tough this year for three residency positions in Hurley’s Combined Internal Medicine/ Pediatrics Residency Training Program, according to Interim Program Director Vijay Naraparaju MD. The three interns who matched to Hurley’s program are...
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Pediatrics residency announces all-star intern lineup

Pediatrics residency announces all-star intern lineup
Current pediatric residents and staff breathed a sigh of relief at the end of national Match Week in March, when residency training programs across the nation learned which resident candidates were matched to their programs....
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Two Hurley trauma cases published in BMJ Case Reports

Two Hurley trauma cases published in BMJ Case Reports
Hurley’s Trauma fellow and trauma faculty recently heard that two of their reports about interesting cases were published in a peer-reviewed journal. Both “Spontaneous intraperitoneal rupture of a postpartum rectus sheath haematoma” and “Adult jejunojejunal...
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3 Hurley-MSU fellowships have openings

3 Hurley-MSU fellowships have openings
March 14 kicked off resident and fellow physician Match Week - an exciting week for all of us at Hurley because by the end of the week we will know who will be joining our...
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MSU web page focuses on Flint partnerships

MSU web page focuses on Flint partnerships
Hurley Medical Center is a teaching hospital with a major affiliation with Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, as well as other MSU colleges, which are collaborating to help the community of Flint through...
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Case report by 4 internal medicine physicians published

Case report by 4 internal medicine physicians published
Congratulations to four Hurley Internal Medicine physicians whose article was published in Case Reports in Vascular Medicine in 2015. Authors included second-year resident physician Raad A Haddad MD, recently graduated resident physician Mazin Saadaldin MD,...
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Hanna in JAMA, at DC conference, and heading up Pediatric Public Health Initiative

Hanna in JAMA, at DC conference, and heading up Pediatric Public Health Initiative
From CNN and NPR to NBC and the U.S. Senate, Mona Hanna-Attisha MD MPH has done her best to accommodate many of the media and government requests about lead-contaminated drinking water in Flint and its...
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10 Hurley scholars publish, present

10 Hurley scholars publish, present
Ten current or former resident physicians and faculty members have added to the general health and education knowledge base with their recent scholarly activity. Photo of ACGME co-presenters (from left) Franklin Trimm, Sophia Goslings and...
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Hurley seeks pediatric faculty

Hurley seeks pediatric faculty
If you’re an energetic, dynamic pediatrician who is ready to teach medical students and resident physicians, you may want to apply for a position in the Hurley Children’s Clinic, which is located in the top...
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Kaddurah to receive MSU-CHM volunteer teaching award

Kaddurah to receive MSU-CHM volunteer teaching award
One Hurley pediatric faculty member – known for his clear, patient teaching – just learned that medical students appreciate his work. Ahmad Kasim Kaddurah MD, a Hurley pediatric neurologist, was selected to receive the Volunteer...
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MSU and Flint work together on health issues

MSU and Flint work together on health issues
Hurley Medical Center has been a Michigan State University teaching hospital for decades, and the MSU College of Human Medicine formerly occupied a wing of Hurley to house its Flint Campus office for its third-...
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Clue - Purple urine in just 1 bag

Clue - Purple urine in just 1 bag
The color purple in just one of two urine bags led to the diagnosis and successful treatment of an infection in a nursing home patient after he was admitted to Hurley Medical Center with the...
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Vaniawala named to national task force

Vaniawala named to national task force
One Hurley pediatrician was recently appointed to a task force whose work will have a national impact for others in the field. In December 2015, Vishwas Vaniawala MD was selected to serve on the 12-member...
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Med-Peds faculty positions open

Please share with your colleagues! Hurley Medical Center is searching for faculty for its Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Residency Training Program, including a program director and associate program director. If you know someone who may be...
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New pediatric faculty publishes 2 papers

New pediatric faculty publishes 2 papers
One of Hurley’s newest faculty members has recently published two articles in Contemporary Pediatrics. Stacy Frye MD, a nonsurgical pediatric orthopedic and sports medicine specialist, has an outpatient office in Hurley’s Grand Pointe location at...
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Team Hurley league champs

Team Hurley league champs
League champions: From left, in the first row are: Internal medicine Chief Resident Emad Abu Sitta MD, holding baby Selma (just a spectator, so far). In the second row are: Zach Reyes, Adiraj Singh MD...
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