David Meltzer elected to National Academy of Medicine
We are proud to announce that the National Academy of Medicine recently elected CHeSS Director David Meltzer to the Academy. Election is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine. It recognizes individuals who have made major contributions and demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service. CHeSS Affiliate Melissa Gilliam, MD, MPH, has also been elected to the Academy.
"Each of these physician-scientists has an impressive track record of innovative approaches to difficult clinical, social, and economic problems," said Kenneth S. Polonsky, executive vice president for medical affairs and dean of the Biological Sciences Division and the Pritzker School of Medicine. "They are talented and caring doctors who are also committed to finding better ways to treat disease, reduce discrimination and make the best use of available resources." -UChicago News
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