Barnes-Jewish Hospital named to U.S. News & World Report’s prestigious Honor Roll of “Best Hospitals,” ranking 11th in the nation and 1st in Missouri (Links to an external site)

U.S. News and World Report ranks BJC Hospital #11 in nation

(ST. LOUIS – July 26, 2022) – Barnes-Jewish Hospital and its physician partners at Washington University School of Medicine have been named one of America’s “Best Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish ranked No. 11 in the nation, moving up six spots from its previous position on the publication’s elite honor roll of the country’s […]

BrightFocus Foundation Recognizes Leading Alzheimer’s, Vision Researchers at Benefit Showcasing Impact of Science (Links to an external site)

David M. Holtzman, MD received the BrightFocus Scientific Impact Award;Sheila West, PhD, PharmD was awarded the Helen Keller Prize for Vision Research; and Ilyas Washington, PhD received the BrightFocus Bench-to-Bedside Award

(June 6, 2022) Washington, D.C.—BrightFocus Foundation hosted its seventh annual gala, MIND | SIGHT | CURE: An Evening of BrightFocus, on June 9 at the National Portrait Gallery. The awards program honored exemplary scientists working with the foundation and showcased some of the world’s most exciting research to end Alzheimer’s, macular degeneration and glaucoma. Eric McCormack performs […]

2022 Residents’ Day Symposium Award Winners

2022 Residents' Day Symposium Award Winners

Please join us in congratulating the award winners that were honored at the Department of Neurology Residents’ Day Symposium May 27, 2022. Leonard Berg poster Award Enmanuel Perez Martinez, MD, PhD Laura Gilbert, DO, MBA Irwin Levy Resident Teaching Award (outstanding teaching by a Neurology resident) Christopher Ray, MD Wei Zhao, MD Neurology Clerkship Student […]

ICTS Announces 2022-2023 CTRFP Awardees (Links to an external site)

(1st row, left to right) Jennifer Alexander-Brett, MD, PhD; Jane Armer, PhD, RN, FAAN; Thomas J. Baranski, MD, PhD; Alex Rene Carter, MD, PhD; Jen Jen Chang, PhD, MPH (2nd row, left to right) Vincenza Cifarelli, PhD; Gautam Dantas, PhD; Brian F Gage, MD, MSc; Mojgan Golzy, PhD; Aditi Gupta, PhD; Catherine Rose Hoyt, PhD, OTD, OTR/L (3rd row, left to right) Aaron N. Johnson, PhD; James G. Krings, MD, MSCI; Xiaowei Li, PhD; Jonathan Daniel Moreno, MD, PhD; Dhiren Patel, MD; Linda Ruth Peterson, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASE (4th row, left to right) Devita Stallings, MSN, PhD, RN; Lulu Sun, MD, PhD; Kwee Thio, MD; Guoqiao Wang, PhD; Yong Wang, PhD; Gregory F. Wu, MD, PhD; Jie Zheng, PhD

Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences (ICTS) and The Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital awards 25 investigators as part of the 15th annual Clinical and Translational Research Funding Program (CTRFP). The CTRFP is the largest internal grant funding program of the ICTS. Applicants are required to submit proposals for projects that promote the translation […]

Ances honored by Down syndrome society (Links to an external site)

Beau M. Ances, MD, PhD, the Daniel J. Brennan Professor of Neurology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, recently received the Shining Star Award from the Down Syndrome Association of Greater St. Louis. Ances was recognized for his work championing the health and well-being of the Down syndrome community through his research […]

Holtzman awarded Watanabe Prize in Translational Research (Links to an external site)

Holtzman

David Holtzman, MD, the Andrew B. and Gretchen P. Jones Professor and head of the Department of Neurology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has received the August M. Watanabe Prize in Translational Research from the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute. He was recognized for his work uncovering the causes of Alzheimer’s disease […]

Cross honored for multiple sclerosis research (Links to an external site)

Anne H. Cross, MD, the Manny and Rosalyn Rosenthal and Dr. John L. Trotter MS Center Chair in Neuroimmunology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has received the John Dystel Prize for Multiple Sclerosis Research from the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and the American Academy of Neurology. The award recognizes outstanding contributions […]

Bateman receives Potamkin Award for Alzheimer’s research (Links to an external site)

Randall J. Bateman, MD, the Charles F. and Joanne Knight Distinguished Professor of Neurology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has been awarded the Potamkin Prize for Research in Pick’s, Alzheimer’s, and Related Diseases from the American Academy of Neurology for his work on Alzheimer's disease.

Randall J. Bateman, MD, the Charles F. and Joanne Knight Distinguished Professor of Neurology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has been awarded the Potamkin Prize for Research in Pick’s, Alzheimer’s, and Related Diseases. He will receive the award May 6 at the American Academy of Neurology’s annual meeting in Philadelphia.

Medical students honor their teachers at ceremony (Links to an external site)

Several of those honored with 2017-18 Distinguished Service Teaching Awards celebrate at the awards ceremony Nov. 15 at the Eric P. Newman Education Center on the Medical Campus.

Washington University School of Medicine students recently honored faculty and residents with Distinguished Service Teaching Awards for the 2017-18 academic year. The awards, which were first given in 1991, reflect the students’ appreciation for dedication, patience and skill in training aspiring physicians.