Dr. Murray Epstein

COVID-19 Alert: Heart and Kidney Patients Should Keep Taking Their Medicines


As the COVID-19 pandemic unfolds, inaccurate medical information has flooded social media and other channels. One potentially lethal example is that patients who take renin-angiotensin system (RAS) blockers, particularly angiotensin II type 1 receptor blockers (ARBs), may be more susceptible to the virus.

Emilie Fowler was accepted into a dermatology residency at UCLA.

Miller School Students Celebrate Match Day with Families and Friends


Natalia Parra was nervous about where she would be placed for an obstetrics-gynecology residency after earning her medical degree at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. “This is the next step in my career, and all my studies have led to this point,” she said, before learning she would be going to New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center in New York.

From left, Dr. W. Jarrard Goodwin, Dr. Fred Telischi, Dr. Christine T. Dinh, Dr. Grayson Rodgers, and Dr. Derald Brackmann.

Otolaryngology Faculty Achievements Recognized at Triological Society Meeting


Becoming a member of the Triological Society is a career milestone for U.S. otolaryngologists. That honor and achievement came full circle recently when University of Miami Miller School of Medicine Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery faculty were singled out during the Triological Society’s Combined Sections meeting in San Diego.