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Muath Bishawi, MD, PhD, Thoracic Surgery Resident
January 31, 2017

Cardiothoracic Resident Joins ACC Editorial Team

Muath Bishawi, MD, MPH , Thoracic Surgery Resident, was invited by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) to join the Fellow in Training (FIT) Editorial Team for's Clinical Topics in Cardiac Surgery Collection . Dr. Bishawi’s main research focus is on clinical outcomes after adult cardiac...Read more
January 16, 2017

Duke’s Liver Transplant Program Shows Best-in-Nation Results

Duke's liver transplant patients move off the waiting list to transplant more than 2.5 times faster than the national average Duke University Hospital has the nation’s best outcomes for adult liver transplants from deceased donors, according to data from 2016. Duke’s transplant center, which in...Read more
Dr. Leila Mureebe, Division of Vascular Surgery
December 20, 2016

Dr. Leila Mureebe Appointed to Editorial Board of Vascular Medicine

Congratulations to Dr. Leila Mureebe, Associate Professor, Division of Vascular Surgery , for her invitation to join the Editorial Board of Vascular Medicine, the premier peer-reviewed journal of the Society of Vascular Medicine. In its 22nd year, Vascular Medicine provides a platform for vascular...Read more
Mani Daneshmand, MD, peforms a lung transplant
December 9, 2016

Duke Health Surgical Teams Perform Five Heart, Lung Transplants in 24 Hours

Duke Health’s heart and lung transplant programs have a long history of performing complicated transplants with outstanding success. That reputation was put to a challenging test on Dec. 1, when Duke surgeons and their teams at Duke University Hospital successfully performed three heart transplants and two double lung transplants within a 24-hour period.Read more