$250,000 President’s Frontier Award

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We encourage mid-career faculty to apply for the $250,000 President’s Frontier Award if your scholarly work is transforming your discipline. As indicated in the full instructions at http://web.jhu.edu/administration/provost/awards/PFA, the ideal candidate is a  mid-career faculty member. The last 2 winners were associate professors. Self-nominations are allowed. The deadline is October 26, 2016.

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Cooper Named Master in the American College of Physicians

Cooper Named Master in the American College of Physicians

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David Cooper, professor in the Division of Endocrinology, was recently elevated to master in the American College of Physicians. This honor was bestowed on only two clinicians throughout the entire state of Maryland this year, and is recognition of his work as a master clinician and his international contributions to the understanding and management of thyroid(...)

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Critical Flaws in the Validation of the Instant Blood Pressure Smartphone App—A Letter from the App Developers—Reply

Critical Flaws in the Validation of the Instant Blood Pressure Smartphone App—A Letter from the App Developers—Reply

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ARTICLE: Critical Flaws in the Validation of the Instant Blood Pressure Smartphone App—A Letter from the App Developers—Reply AUTHORS: Timothy B. Plante, Lawrence J. Appel, Seth S. Martin JOURNAL: JAMA Intern Med. 2016 Sep 1;176(9):1408. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.4510. In response to: http://archinte.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=2545990 In Reply In a letter to the editor in this issue of JAMA Internal Medicine, Archdeacon et al raise 4(...)

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Team Building Month

Team Building Month

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September has been team building month on the BCU. On Friday, September 16, the Department of Nursing treated the BCU team to a night out at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. The following morning, BCU team members gathered at the Appalachian Challenge Course at the Park School of Baltimore, where Will Weiskopf and a team(...)

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Happy National Research Administrator Day!

Happy National Research Administrator Day!

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Sunday, September 25 marked the second annual National Research Administrator Day established by the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) as a way to recognize and celebrate the enormous and valuable contributions of administrators in supporting research, innovation, inquiry and discovery. Research impacts and benefits everyone and research administrators are a big part of(...)

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