Twenty-eight newly tenured faculty members, including eight from the Miller School of Medicine, were honored on August 23 at a dinner hosted by the Office of Faculty Affairs. Those attending included UM President Julio Frenk, Provost Thomas J. LeBlanc, the deans from the newly tenured faculty members’ respective school or college, and members of the Academic Personnel Board, which plays a key role in the process.
President Julio Frenk will host a Faculty Senate meeting on Wednesday, September 7, at 3:30 p.m. in the Lois Pope LIFE Center, seventh-floor auditorium, Miller School of Medicine campus. All UM faculty members are invited to attend the meeting and to take advantage of this special opportunity to ask questions and to voice their concerns directly to President Frenk.
Two UHealth cardiologists — Robert J. Myerburg, M.D., professor of medicine and physiology, and the American Heart Association Chair in Cardiovascular Research, and Maureen H. Lowery, M.D., professor of medicine and Director of the Noninvasive Cardiovascular Laboratory at University of Miami Hospital — have written a commentary in response to the first-ever Scientific Statement on cardiac arrest in pregnancy published by the American Heart Association. Read More
Nicole Cruz was inspired to pursue a career in medicine after watching her physician grandmother treat underserved residents in their native Dominican Republic.
The promotion and tenure process has started for University of Miami Miller School of Medicine faculty.