February 10, 2014
OSU PHYSICIAN TO CHAIR SESSION AT SYRIAN AMERICAN MEDICAL SOCIETY CONFERENCE
OSU CARDIOLOGIST TO SERVE ON WOMENHEART BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Martha Gulati, MD, director of preventive cardiology and women’s cardiovascular health at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, was elected to serve on the Board of Directors of WomenHeart. WomenHeart is the only national organization dedicated to advancing women’s heart health through advocacy, community education and patient support. As the leading voice for the 41 million American women living or at risk of heart disease, WomenHeart advocates for equal access to quality care and provides information and resources to help women take charge of their heart health. Gulati was responsible for starting the central Ohio chapter of WomenHeart.
OSU PHYSICIAN AWARDED TRAVELING FELLOWSHIP FOR SPORTS MEDICINE
David Flanigan, MD, was awarded the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine traveling fellowship. Flanigan is one of three surgeons selected for this fellowship. The traveling fellowship program is an annual scientific and cultural exchange among orthopaedic sports medicine physicians in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. This program is a unique opportunity for individuals to witness orthopaedic sports medicine techniques and surgeries from around the world.
OSU SPINE SURGERY GROUP CHOSEN FOR COLLABORATION
Contact: Alexis Shaw, Wexner Medical Center Public Affairs and Media Relations, 614-293-3737 or Alexis.Shaw2@osumc.edu