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Produced in the Office of Medical Public Affairs. Volume XXXVIII, Number 3. Outlook (ISSN 1042-2897) is published quarterly by the Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8508, 4444 Forest Park Ave., St. Louis, MO 63108.
Helen M. Piwnica-Worms, PhD, professor of cell biology and physiology and leader of the cellular proliferation program at the Siteman Cancer Center, with fifth-year MD/PhD student Christine M. Lovly. Piwnica-Worms is just one School of Medicine woman faculty member featured in this issue as part of a larger story on the Academic Womens Network (AWN). The AWN, a grass-roots organization that supports the recruitment and academic advancement of women faculty at the School of Medicine, is celebrating its 10th anniversary this fall with a series of events. Learn more
Bridge to Tomorrow
A fist-sized mechanical pump offers a viable, long-term alternative for heart failure patients awaiting transplant.
Powering the Body Electric
Women in Medicine