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Department of Medicine Division of Internal Medicine

Our highly trained internists specialize in the evaluation, diagnosis and management of a full spectrum of diseases and conditions while emphasizing preventive medicine, risk reduction and overall wellness of our patients.

Drexel Medicine Health Fair at Liberty Place on September 28, 2016 - Dr. Safiyyah Bhatti (left) and Dr. Sheilaja Nair director of Drexel Center for Women's Health (right).

Drexel Medicine Health Fair at Liberty Place on September 28, 2016 – Dr. Safiyyah Bhatti (left) and Dr. Shailaja Nair, director of the Drexel Center for Women's Health (right).

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Patient Care at Drexel Internal Medicine

Drexel Internal Medicine specializes in the evaluation, diagnosis, and management of routine and complex diseases and conditions in adults. Visit DrexelMedicine.org to learn more about Drexel Internal Medicine.

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News and Announcements
 

Updates in Women's Health

Each year, the Department of Medicine hosts Updates in Women's Health, a continuing medical education program for faculty, residents and fellows, medical students, and clinical staff. Recordings of past events are available via the Office of Continuing Medical Education website.

Philadelphia Magazine - Top Doctors 2018 Faculty Named Top Docs for 2018 by Philadelphia Magazine

Congratulations to Drs. Joseph Boselli, Edgar Chou, Janet Huang Fitzpatrick, Mary Ann Kuzma, Nathalie May, Shailaja Nair, Richard Paluzzi, Steven Russell and Kathleen Ryan who were named "Top Doctors" in Philadelphia magazine's annual list of the region's best physicians.
(May 3, 2018)

2018 Golden Apples

A number of faculty and residents from the Division of Internal Medicine were honored with nominations for Golden Apple Awards by the Classes of 2018 and 2019. Learn more about the awards and honorees.

2017 CURE Awardees

Ibiyonu Lawrence, MD, assistant professor of medicine, is a co-investigator for "Novel Compositions for Treating or Preventing Age-Related Dermal and Epidermal Disorders," which received a 2017 CURE grant. See all 2017 CURE awardees.

 
In the Media
 

"An Unexpected Meningitis Culprit"
Related Internal Medicine Residents/Fellows: John Woytanowski, MD; Ekamjeet Randhawa, MD and Kedesha Sibliss, MD
Contagion Live (August 6, 2018)

"Medical Mystery: Did this president suffer a death by cherries?"
Related Faculty: Allan B. Schwartz, MD
Philadelphia Inquirer (May 3, 2018)

"On Mistakes"
Related Faculty: Kevin F. D'Mello, MD
Philadelphia magazine (May 2018)

"Fewer Pa. patients die of sepsis, but report says 6 Philly-area hospitals struggle"
Related Faculty: Kevin F. D'Mello, MD
Philadelphia Inquirer (October 25, 2017)

"Doc: My Experience With A Physician Refresher Program"
Related Faculty: Nielufar Varjavand, MD
Physicians News (August 25, 2016)

 
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Richard Paluzzi, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine; Chief of the Division of Internal Medicine

Richard Paluzzi, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine; Chief of the Division of Internal Medicine