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Trading Places

Last fall, leaders in the Department of Neurology began asking residents to shadow a nurse for a day.  Soon after, nurses in Strong Memorial Hospital’s neurological unit started spending a full day with a resident.  Natalie DiCesare, R.N. and third-year resident Peter Creigh, M.D., talked with each other about their experience.

2/26/2015 | 0 comments

Brad Berk: The Next Big Adventure

On December thirty-first, CEO Brad Berk will turn leadership of the URMC over to Mark Taubman, dean of the School of Medicine and Dentistry.  Berk is stepping down to start the wheels rolling on a new project at the URMC, one that could make Rochester the place to go for neurorestoration.

10/28/2014 | 0 comments

So what's YOUR story?

Rochester Medicine is asking alumni to contribute stories about their mentors.  Take a few moments to share!

7/30/2014 | 2 comments

The Makings of a Good Mentor

While diverse and difficult to define, successful mentoring relationships are easy to recognize at the School of Medicine and Dentistry. They are symbiotic in nature, having a powerful impact on both the mentor and mentee.  And they help the organization grow.

7/30/2014 | 0 comments

LIVE with Regis and Wakenda

In orthopaedic oncology research, Regis J. O’Keefe, M.D., Ph.D., is a celebrity and Wakenda Tyler, M.D., M.P.H., is a rising star.  The pair is a shining example of how topnotch mentoring can attract topnotch talent, ensuring success for an entire program.  Rochester Medicine sat down and talked with them about their mentoring relationship.

7/30/2014 | 0 comments