The Welch Center has yet another reason to be proud of its own. At a ceremony held in the Turner Concourse on Wednesday, June 13th, Provost Lloyd Minor, MD, was presented by Dean Edward Miller, MD with the University's newest endowed chair, the Frederick Brancati, MD Endowed Professorship in Medicine. Dr. Brancati is a core faculty member in the Welch Center. Immediately following the acceptance of the professorship by Provost Minor on behalf of the University, Chair of the Department of Medicine Myron Weisfeldt, MD installed the inaugural Brancati Professor, Welch Center core faculty member Jeanne Clark, MD. Following the installation, both Dr. Clark and Dr. Brancati addressed to assembled crowd of friends, family and colleagues. A reception followed.
A full Welch Center Photo Album will soon depict all the details of this momentous event, but in the meantime here are some photo highlights.