Duke University Health System, Durham, N.C., has hired Dr. Adam Perlman as the executive director of its Duke Integrative Medicine practice, effective Sept. 1, according to a Duke Medicine news release.
Perlman to lead Duke Integrative Medicine
Perlman, 44, is leaving his position as executive director of the Institute for Complementary and Alternative Medicine at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark. Perlman also is associate professor of medicine at the university’s School of Health Related Professions and, since 2007, chair of the school’s department of primary care.
Perlman replaces Dr. Tracy Gaudet, named one of Modern Healthcare's Top 25 Women in Healthcare for 2011, who left Duke to become director of the U.S. Veterans Affairs Department's Office of Patient-Centered Care and Cultural Transformation.
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