2017 Doctors’ Day nominees: Rheumatology

In honor of National Doctors’ Day (March 30), the Emory University School of Medicine Recognitions Committee asked faculty and staff to nominate doctors who demonstrate dedication to improving the health and well-being of our patients and community through the care they provide, the research they conduct, and/or their efforts to teach and inspire young doctors. Over the next month, we will highlight the nominees in each of the Department of Medicine’s nine divisions.

The Department of Medicine congratulates our Doctors’ Day nominees in the Division of Rheumatology and thanks all Rheumatology faculty for your hard work and dedication to Emory and our patients. Emory Division of Rheumatology nominees:

Aliza Lipson, MD – Assistant Professor of Medicine 

  • “Dr. Lipson is an excellent consultant. She is thorough, gives thoughtful evaluations paired with excellent communication.  Her communication skills facilitate effective co-management with complicated patients.”
  • “Dr. Lipson is reliable.”

Arezou Khosroshahi, MD – Assistant Professor of Medicine

  • “Dr. Khosroshahi is a current ACTSI (Atlanta Clinical & Translational Science Institute) KL2-Mentored Clinical and Translational Research Scholar. She is the first author on a recent publication in the New England Journal of Medicine – Case 34-2015: A 36-Year-Old Woman with a Lung Mass, Pleural Effusion, and Hip Pain.”


Karen Law, MD – Assistant Professor of Medicine

  • “Dr. Law treats all her patients like family members.”




Sam LimSam Lim, MD, MPH – Associate Professor of Medicine

  • “Dr. Lim is making great strides in research.”




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Emory Department of Medicine
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The Emory University Department of Medicine, within the Emory University School of Medicine, is steeped in a rich tradition of excellence. Through the work of its nine divisions and numerous centers and institutes, the department has pioneered discoveries in medicine, education, scientific and clinical investigation, and clinical care. Emory University School of Medicine's medical school, residency, transitional-year, and fellowship programs offer students the latest knowledge in treatment practices, scientific theories, research, and patient care. The Emory University Department of Medicine is a component of the Robert W. Woodruff Health Sciences Center of Emory University, which includes the Emory schools of Medicine, Nursing, and Public Health; Yerkes National Primate Research Center; Winship Cancer Institute; and Emory Healthcare.

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