A study by Dr. Raquel Charles was judged the “Best Trainee Research Project” at the Society of General Internal Medicine Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting in Philadelphia, PA, on March 7th. Dr. Charles’ study is entitled “Differences in GFR and Creatinine-based Referral Patterns by U.S. Primary Care Physicians.”
Dr. Charles is a trainee in the Welch Center and also holds a JHU GIM Fellowship. She received her MD degree from the JHU School of Medicine, and served a residency in the Osler Housestaff Training Program at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Charles’ research interests include chronic kidney disease and health disparities.
The photo is of Dr. Charles receiving her award.
Congratulations, Dr. Charles!