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2016 Taubman Prize for Excellence in Translational Medical Science


The Taubman Prize is presented annually by the A. Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute at the University of Michigan. It is meant to recognize work in the crucial field of translational research being conducted by the clinician-scientist who has done the most to transform laboratory discoveries into clinical applications for patients suffering from disease. The(...)

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A Day in the Life of a Central Scheduler

A Day in the Life of a Central Scheduler

With such a large institution, it is almost impossible to understand the inner-workings of every area within our department. The below video is the first in our "Day in the Life" series where we will explore a typical day in different roles within the Department of Medicine with interviews with staff members. A huge thank(...)

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OneStart Bio-Entrepreneurship Program for Students and Postdocs

OneStart Bio-Entrepreneurship Program for Students and Postdocs

Win $150k to realize your healthcare business idea! Applications are open NOW Do you have an innovative idea that could tackle humanity's most pressing healthcare needs? OneStart 2016 is the world's largest life sciences and healthcare accelerator program. Offering young entrepreneurs the chance to win $150k, free lab space and on-going advice from its extensive mentor network drawn from(...)

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Host a Baltimore City Public High School Student this Summer


The Diversity and Academic Advancement Summer Institute (DAASI) invites you to host a Baltimore City high school student during the summer of 2016 at no financial cost. DAASI is a partnership between the Office for Student Diversity at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Thread, a non-profit organization, with student stipends being provided in(...)

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Martin Luther King Jr. Community Service Awards

Martin Luther King Jr. Community Service Awards

Johns Hopkins Medicine is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the 2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Community Service Awards, which recognize outstanding commitments to volunteer community service by members of Johns Hopkins. All faculty, staff, trainees, employees, graduate students and retirees are eligible to be nominated to receive this award. Awards will be(...)

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Idoreyin P. Montague Memorial Urban Health Combined Grand Rounds and Awards Presentation

Idoreyin P. Montague Memorial Urban Health Combined Grand Rounds and Awards Presentation

The Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Grand Rounds and Awards Presentation will take place on Wednesday, November 4 from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. in the Chevy Chase Auditorium with a reception to follow. Dr. Newton E. Kendig, assistant director, Health Service Division, Federal Bureau of Prisons, will present "Leveraging Correctional Medicine to Advance Public Health(...)

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Can Antihypertensive Treatment Restore the Risk of Cardiovascular Disease to Ideal Levels?

Can Antihypertensive Treatment Restore the Risk of Cardiovascular Disease to Ideal Levels?

ARTICLE: Can Antihypertensive Treatment Restore the Risk of Cardiovascular Disease to Ideal Levels?: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study and the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) AUTHORS: Liu K, Colangelo LA, Daviglus ML, Goff DC, Pletcher M, Schreiner PJ, Sibley CT, Burke GL, Post WS, Michos ED, Lloyd-Jones DM JOURNAL: J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Sep 21;4(9). pii: e002275. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.115.002275.(...)

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Developments from the Development Office

Developments from the Development Office

The Department of Medicine had a record-breaking fiscal year for 2015, raising nearly $44 million in gifts, grants and pledges, our highest total in the past five years. Johns Hopkins Medicine benefits from a strong tradition of philanthropy, especially from our grateful patients. The development office also works with foundations and corporations who want to(...)

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Medical Device Regulatory Innovation: An Engine for Transforming Medicine

Medical Device Regulatory Innovation: An Engine for Transforming Medicine

Dr. Shuren will provide an overview of what the Food and Drug Administration's Center for Devices and Radiological Health does with a focus on the center's efforts to help bring innovative, safe and effective devices of public health importance to patients as quickly as possible. The session will also cover trends in emerging technologies, offer(...)

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