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Dr. Awar earned her medical degree with AOA honors from the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine. She continued on to complete her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, California where she also served an additional year as Chief Resident for the Department of Medicine. Dr. Awar is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine for Weill Cornell Medical College and is currently serving as Division Head for Hospitalist Medicine at Houston Methodist Hospital. She is board certified in internal medicine, and is a member of the American College of Physicians and Society of Hospital Medicine. Along with her duties as Program Director for the Internal Medicine Residency Program as well as an academic hospitalist for the University Teaching Service, Dr. Awar is active in graduate medical education and provides bedside and classroom instruction to internal medicine residents and medical students. She is a member of several hospital committees focused on quality management and organizational performance.

Keywords

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  • Hospital Medicine, Resident Education, Patient Safety and Quality Improvement

    Research Area Keywords

  • Clinical Care
  • Outcomes, Quality & Health Care Performance

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Hospitalists
Concept: Hospitalists
Weight: 100%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Cryoglobulinemia
Concept: Cryoglobulinemia
Weight: 88%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Concept: Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Weight: 80%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Hepatitis C
Concept: Hepatitis C
Weight: 71%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Hepatitis B Surface Antigens
Concept: Hepatitis B Surface Antigens
Weight: 70%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Hepatitis B
Concept: Hepatitis B
Weight: 68%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
patient care
Concept: patient care
Weight: 65%
Domain: Social Sciences
Hepacivirus
Concept: Hepacivirus
Weight: 65%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Liver Transplantation
Concept: Liver Transplantation
Weight: 64%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Concept: Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Weight: 64%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
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Journals

Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal

ISSNs: 1947-6094

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1947-6108

Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, United States

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Liver Transplantation

ISSNs: 1527-6465

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1527-6473

Wiley

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Academic Medicine

ISSNs: 1040-2446

Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

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Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology

ISSNs: 1542-3565

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1542-7714

W.B. Saunders Ltd

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Research Institute

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Houston Methodist Hospital

External organization: Medical

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Sammy Saab

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Francisco Durazo

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Steven Han

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Myron J. Tong

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R. Leonard I Goldstein

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