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Brigham and Women's Hospital and Faulkner Hospital Appoint New President

Elizabeth G. Nabel Courtesy of Brigham and Women's Hospital

Elizabeth G. Nabel, MD, has been named as president of Brigham and Women's Hospital and Faulkner Hospital in Boston, MA. Her appointment was effective January 1. She succeeds Gary Gottleib, MD, MBA, who moved into the position of president and chief executive of Boston's Partners HealthCare, the parent organization of the of the Brigham and Women's, Faulkner, and Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. Nabel, a cardiologist, earned her MD from Cornell University Medical College. She completed residency in internal medicine and a clinical/research fellowship in cardiovascular medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard University. She joined the University of Michigan faculty as an Assistant Professor of Medicine in 1987, where she subsequently served as Director of the Cardiovascular Research Center, Professor of Internal Medicine and Physiology, and, in 1997, became Director of the Division of Cardiology. In 1999, she joined the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), a part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), as Scientific Director for Clinical Research. She became the NHLBI Director in 2005 and served in that capacity until her appointment at Brigham and Women's and Faulkner. She is board-certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular diseases.

She has received numerous awards and honors for her work, including honorary doctorates from the University of Leuven, Belgium; Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York; and the University of Glasgow, Scotland. She is an elected member of the American Society of Clinical Investigation, the Association of American Physicians, and the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences.

UNC Executive Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development Stepping Down

Eugene P. Orringer Courtesy UNC School of Medicine

Eugene P. Orringer, MD, has stepped down from his role as Executive Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development at the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel …

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