Reynolds Lecture to host Dr. Augustine M.K. Choi on March 18

The Department of Medicine Herbert Y. and Anne L. Reynolds Lecture will take place from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 18, in Lecture Room D on the Penn State Hershey campus. Guest speaker Dr. Augustine M.K. Choi  will present “Danger Signals in the ICU.” Choi is the Sanford I. Weill Chairman of the Joan and Sanford I. Weill Department of Medicine and The E. Hugh Luckey Distinguished Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College and the physician-in-chief at New York-Presbyterian Hospital.

Before joining NYP/WC, Choi was the Parker B. Francis Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and chief of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital.  He received his doctor of medicine from the University of Louisville in 1984.

Choi has a longstanding commitment to the training of postdoctoral fellows, and physician-scientists in lung diseases. Choi’s passion for mentoring and successful career development of fellows and faculty represents his major mission in academic medicine. Choi has authored more than 250 peer-reviewed manuscripts in addition to 60 review articles and 16 book chapters. He is a member of the American Society of Clinical Investigation and Association of American Physicians. Choi is a recipient of the 2010 ATS Recognition Award for Scientific Accomplishments. 

All are welcome to attend the lecture.

Last Updated March 13, 2014