WashU School of Medicine
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Last week, our incoming students took a significant symbolic step into the medical profession. The #WashUMed White Coat Ceremony is about more than just attire: It’s about the commitment, compassion and integrity that our future doctors pledge to uphold. 🥼 #medschoollife #medschool #medicalschool #doctor #stl #washu #washumed
Did you know that bilingualism is shown to delay the onset of dementia? “In a new study made possible with an NIH grant, #WashUMed Neurology Researcher Ganesh Babulal, PhD, along with Boon Lead Tee of @UCSF, Sid E. O’Bryant of @UNT Health Sciences Center and Suvarna Alladi of @mhedunimhans hope to improve our understanding of how language skills protect against Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. The study’s participants include a diverse group of English, Chinese, Kannada, and Spanish speakers.
Robert Brophy, MD, chief of sports medicine and a professor of orthopedic surgery at Washington University Orthopedics talks about his — and WashU Orthopedics’ — role with @stlcitysc . The club’s official team doctors are physicians with WashU Orthopedics, and #WashUMed partner BJC HealthCare is the team’s medical services provider.