August 10, 2017
Washington University Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton, PhD, presents Christopher Dy, MD, MPH with his Jr. Faculty Award from the ORAU.
Hand and wrist surgeon Christopher Dy, MD, MPH, was recently awarded the Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) 2017 Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award to help fund a study on orthopedic utilization before and after Medicaid expansion in Illinois as part of the Affordable Care Act. Read the full ORAU press release here.
The ORAU provides innovative scientific and technical solutions to advance national priorities in science, education, security and health. Through specialized teams of experts, unique laboratory capabilities and access to a consortium of more than 100 major Ph.D.-granting institutions, ORAU works with federal, state, local and commercial customers to advance national priorities and serve the public interest. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation and federal contractor, ORAU manages the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).
Dr. Dy is a hand and wrist surgeon specializing in hand and wrist surgery, peripheral nerve surgery and brachial plexus surgery. He has research interests in health services, health policy and health care disparities. Read his full profile here.