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- Ruchi Gupta Pediatrician Ruchi Gupta is nationally recognized for her contributions to research on the economic costs and pediatric management of food allergy and asthma, emergency department visits and hospitalizations, quality of life, and community interventions for the two conditions.
- Lee Lindquist Lee Lindquist is a geriatrician whose research is focused on transitional care and helping seniors live safely in their homes as they age, as well as strategic planning for the health care of older adults at a national scale.