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August 9, 2011

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OSU CARDIOLOGISTS PUBLISH SECOND MANUAL OF VASCULAR DISEASES

Dr. Sanjay Rajagopalan, director for vascular research at The Ohio State University Medical Center, and Dr. Steven Dean, director of vascular medicine at Ohio State’s Medical Center, have published a second edition of their book, Manual of Vascular Diseases. The book updates the 2003 version to discuss the many developments in vascular disease diagnosis and treatment. Click here for a high quality JPEG of Dr. Sanjay Rajagopalan. Click here for a high quality JPEG of Dr. Steven Dean.

OSU PHYSICIAN TO LEAD AMERICAN BOARD OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE

Dr. Richard Nelson, professor and vice chair of the department of emergency medicine at The Ohio State University Medical Center, has been named president of the American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM). The ABEM certifies emergency physicians who meet its educational, professional standing and examination standards. Nelson has served the ABEM in many positions since 1983, most recently as president-elect. Click here for a high quality JPEG of Dr. Richard Nelson.

OSU NAMES DIRECTOR OF NEONATOLOGY

Dr. Peter Giannone, associate professor of pediatrics and associate medical director of the neonatal intensive care unit at Ohio State University Medical Center, has been named director of neonatology in the department of pediatrics. Giannone serves in the Society for Pediatric Research and he is a member of the American Medical Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics.  Click here for a high quality JPEG of Dr. Peter Giannone.

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