Start Date
End Date
Duration
1 hour
Location
Virtual Grand Rounds
Speaker
M. “Tonette” Krousel-Wood MD, MSPH, FACPM, FAHA
Speaker credentials
M. “Tonette” Krousel-Wood MD, MSPH, FACPM, FAHA
Professor of Medicine in the Tulane School of Medicine, Professor of Epidemiology in the Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, and serves in several leadership roles at Tulane including the Associate Provost for the Health Sciences, Senior Associate Dean of Faculty, and Associate Dean for Public Health and Medical Education at Tulane University.

As a physician-scientist, she engages in NIH-funded clinical research and clinical trials focused on adherence to prescribed therapies, management of hypertension, health services and outcomes in patients with chronic cardiometabolic diseases. She has presented her research findings at regional, national, and international meetings and has collectively published over 140 peer-reviewed articles, reports and book chapters. In addition to her own research, she is committed to training the next generation of scientists and leads pre- and post-doctoral career development programs including serving as the Principal Investigator and Research Director for the NIH K12 Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women’s Health (BIRCWH) faculty career development award and Principal Investigator for the Tulane Stimulating Access to Research in Residency (StARR) (R38). She also leads the MD/MPH program at Tulane—it is one of the oldest and largest programs of its kind in the US with over 1000 graduates since inception and serves as a model for combined medical and public health training of future physicians nationwide.

She has held numerous leadership positions nationally including member and Chair of the National Institutes of Health Study Section, Health Services Organization and Delivery, President of the Southern Society for Clinical Investigation, President of Delta Omega national public health honorary society, member and President-elect of the Board of Regents for the American College of Preventive Medicine, Chair and President of the American Board of Preventive Medicine, and member of the National Institutes of Health Center for Scientific Review (NIH-CSR) Advisory Council. She is a Fellow of the American College of Preventive Medicine and Fellow of the American Heart Association

Credit Hours
1
Event Requires Registration?
No
Event Status
No
Who Should Attend
The Medicine Community
Has Lunch?
No
Has Refreshments?
No
Allow Guest?
Yes