Browsing: Fall 2014

Truth to Power

When she stood up for America’s warriors, VA physician Phyllis Hollenbeck had to become a warrior, too.

Professor of Medicine Timothy Flanigan in Liberia. (Courtesy Timothy Flanigan)

Professor of Medicine Timothy Flanigan, MD, has his temperature taken by an infrared “no touch” thermometer, which prevents transmission of…

A Doctor Poet?

She hoped to get accepted to medical school in spite of being a writer. Brown wanted her because she was…

(Credit: Mindy Oswald)
Branching Out

A new respiratory disease group unites investigators across disciplines with a common goal.

Ruth Sauber, bottom left, from the Alpert Medical School archives.
Ruth B. Sauber P’75

Ruth B. Sauber, 90, of Providence, died September 17. As medical student affairs officer at Brown, she worked with every…