Duke's Dzau will serve as next IOM president

Cardiologist Victor Dzau, M.D., will leave his position as chancellor for health affairs at Duke University and CEO of the Duke University Health System to become president of the Institute of Medicine, Forbes reported. He will replace Harvey Fineberg, M.D., Ph.D., who has served as president of the IOM for 12 years. Before he came to Duke almost 10 years ago, Dzau served as chairman of the department of medicine and director of research at Brigham and Women's Hospital, and the Hersey Professor of the Theory and Practice of Physic (Medicine) at Harvard Medical School. Article