Joseph Morgan Blankush

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Naomi began working at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai after graduating with general honors from Vassar College, where she majored in Mathematics. She joined the Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine in 2012 as a grants manager, where she has continued throughout her graduate education. In 2015, Naomi joined the first cohort of the(More)
OBJECTIVES To determine if there is a correlation between the numbers of evaluations submitted by faculty and the perception of the quality of feedback reported by trainees on a yearly survey. METHOD 147 ACGME-accredited training programs sponsored by a single medical school were included in the analysis. Eighty-seven programs (49 core residency programs(More)
BACKGROUND A chronic state of impaired glucose metabolism affects multiple components of the immune system, possibly leading to an increased incidence of post-operative infections. Such infections increase morbidity, length of stay, and overall cost. This study evaluates the correlation between elevated pre-operative glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1c) and(More)
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