Five MedStar Health Researchers Awarded Funding through Associate Giving Campaign
MedStar Health Research Institute has awarded five early-career investigators designated grant funding through the New Investigator ‐ Associate Giving Grant Fund. This fund is supported through contributions from the associates of MedStar Health. Recipients must have joined MedStar Health in the previous five years, with research projects focused on advancing health for patients in the community.
MedStar Health Research Institute Awarded Research Grant from the U.S. Department of Defense
Suzanne Groah, MD, MSPH, has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Department of Defense - Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs to conduct research for patients who are living with spinal cord injuries and neurogenic bladder. This research will seek to define what constitutes “normal” urine and to conduct a pilot clinical trial of LactobacillusGG.
MedStar Cardiologist Presents Late-Breaking Science at the European Society of Cardiology Congress in Paris
Federico Asch, MD, FACC, FASE, Director of the Echocardiography Core Lab at MedStar Health Research Institute and Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) at Georgetown University presented final data from the World Alliance Societies of Echocardiography (WASE) Normal Values Study at the European Society of Cardiology Congress in Paris.
Please mark your calendars for Monday, April 6, 2020, at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center for the 2020 MedStar Health-Georgetown University Research Symposium. The Symposium offers the opportunity to connect with researchers, residents, executive leaders, and collaborative partners from across the region and our system to build meaningful relationships to further advance the health of our community.