EDUCATION - Fall 2015

EDUCATION - Fall 2015


Three siblings pursue dreams at UofL School of Medicine

Youngest member of the Eid family joined her brothers in medical school at white coat ceremony

Gerard Rabalais Sabbatical Report

In early 2015, Gerard Rabalais, M.D., chair of the Department of Pediatrics, took a six-month sabbatical to visit some of the most highly regarded medical education programs in the United States. His mission was to lay the groundwork to shape the UofL School of Medicine into a top-rated curriculum with cutting edge learning techniques. Rabalais delivered a presentation in August in which he shared his insights from the programs he visited and his vision for the future of medical education at UofL.

Bumpous named chair of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and Communicative Disorders

The University of Louisville Board of Trustees named Jeffrey “Jeff” Bumpous, M.D., chair of the newest department in the UofL School of Medicine, the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and Communicative Disorders.

Future physician-scientist wins funds for training and research

M.D./Ph.D. student Heather Clair joins elite group of students to earn NIH grant

Medical students rank UofL high for career support

The UofL School of Medicine recently was ranked third in the nation for career support for its students. The poll, produced by, defines career support as the quality of career planning, resources and support received during and after graduate studies.