Professor of radiology Fernando Gutierrez, MD, was recently featured on Mike Bush's "Making a Difference" segment on KSDK-TV following a medical symposium he helped organize in Cuba. This was Gutierrez's first trip back to his homeland in 55 years.
Samuel Achilefu, PhD, was installed as the inaugural holder of the Michel M. Ter-Pogossian Professorship in Radiology. An inventor holding 56 U.S. patents, Achilefu has been published in more than 300 scientific papers. Among other titles and duties, he serves as chief of optical radiology and director of the new Center for Multiple Myeloma Nanotherapy.
Michael Friedman, MD, an assistant professor of radiology at MIR, has been named a Loeb Teaching Fellow. The program was initiated with a gift from Carol and Jerome Loeb and also is supported by The Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital.Friedman plans to use his fellowship to establish an integrated radiology curriculum.