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Severe Weather Alert - Updated: 11:30 am, January 17, 2018

Due to rapidly changing weather conditions, all Wake Forest Baptist Health clinics will be closing today (January 17, 2018) at 2 pm, and will reopen tomorrow (January 18, 2018) by 10 am. 
Urgent Care – Clemmons and Urgent Care – Mocksville will be closing today (January 17) at 4 pm, and will reopen tomorrow (January 18) by 10 am.
If you have questions, please contact the clinic directly.


Our curriculum is carefully designed with the overarching goal of preparing each fellow to become an expert consultant across the breadth of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.   Significant thought has gone into our curriculum design to provide a balanced training experience encompassing the cognitive and procedural aspects of our subspecialty.   Our educational program includes hands-on experiences at the bedside, as well as didactic instruction in our conferences.   We have a major emphasis on scholarship, with protected time and mentorship for research in both clinical investigation and quality improvement.   We recognize that a rewarding career in gastroenterology and Hepatology can take many different forms; we value each fellow’s chosen career path and are committed to providing the training necessary to achieve that goal.

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Joel Bruggen, MD
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Medical Center Boulevard
Winston-Salem, NC  27157
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