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Once a Patient, Now an Associate: Lynel’s Story

by the MWHC Blog Team
October 08, 2020

Seven years ago, Lynel McFadden was diagnosed with stage one, triple negative breast cancer, and she was understandably scared.  She…

Celebrated Physician: Jennifer Tran, MD, MBA

by the MWHC Blog Team
October 02, 2020

Growing up in Calgary, Alberta, Jennifer Tran, MD, MBA, was instilled with all the ingredients of healthy living. Her parents…

Growing From Within: Che M. Brown, Jr.

by the MWHC Blog Team
September 25, 2020

Che Brown has had a rich and varied career within the walls of MedStar Washington Hospital Center, traversing several departments…

Celebrated Physician: Tani Jausurawong Wiest, DO

by the MWHC Blog Team
September 09, 2020

“A career in medicine was always in the back of my mind,” Tani Jausurawong Wiest, DO, says of her childhood…

Growing From Within: Ariam Yitbarek, MS, BSN

by the MWHC Blog Team
August 05, 2020

More than two decades ago, Ariam Yitbarek came onboard at MedStar Washington Hospital Center as a nurse in the Cardiac…

Celebrated Physician: Alexander Papolos, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
July 24, 2020

From his first introduction to cardiology at New York Medical College, Alexander Papolos, MD, knew he had found the specialty that would become his career. Inspired by the physiology of…