Celebrated Physician: Ian C. Chang, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
February 14, 2020

A childhood interest in science made medicine a natural career choice for Ian C. Chang, MD. When it came time…

Matters of the Heart: 4 Ways Women’s Heart Health Differs From Men’s

by M. Barbara Srichai-Parsia, MD, Cardiologist, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute
February 13, 2020

When it comes to heart disease, men and women are not equal. Most of what we know about heart disease,…

The Beat Goes On: Exciting Heart Health Advances to Anticipate in the 2020s

by Allen J. Taylor, MD, Chairman of Cardiology, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute
February 11, 2020

Cardiovascular medicine has been changing at an incredible pace over the past 25 years. But the 2020s may prove to…

Six Things to Know About the 2019 Novel Coronavirus

by Glenn W. Wortmann, MD, Section Director of Infectious Diseases, MedStar Washington Hospital Center
February 07, 2020

It’s been just over two months since Chinese authorities reported the first case of a mysterious respiratory virus, with origins…

Celebrated Physician: Stanley J. Pietrak III, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
January 24, 2020

It’s not unusual for children of physicians to emulate their parents’ career paths. But Stanley J. Pietrak III, MD, insists…

Celebrated Physician: Yongwoo Kim, MD

by the MWHC Blog Team
December 05, 2019

As a young student in his native South Korea, Yongwoo Kim, MD, dreamed of turning his fascination with science into…