DCI Faculty Elected to the ASCI Class of 2017

February 2, 2017
By: Julie Poucher Harbin, Writer, DCI

John Sampson, MD, PhDStefanie Sarantopoulos, MD, PhDFive Duke School of Medicine faculty members have been elected to the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI) Class of 2017. Of the five selected, three are members of the Duke Cancer Institute: John Sampson, MD, PhD (Professor and Chair, Department of Neurosurgery); Stefanie Sarantopoulos, MD, PhD (Associate Professor of Medicine); and Dorothy Sipkins, MD, PhD (Associate Professor of Medicine).

Membership in this organization is a distinction recognizing excellence and outstanding achievement for physician-scientists representing a diverse range of disciplines and specialties.

Dorothy Sipkins, MD, PhDThe other two Duke School of Medicine physician-scientists elected to the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI) Class of 2017 are Nicole Calakos, MD, PhD (Associate Professor of Neurology) and Manesh Patel, MD (Associate Professor of Medicine).

ASCI welcomed a total of 64 new members nationwide this year.