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Kalyani and Ziegelstein receive JHU Alumni Association Awards

Kalyani and Ziegelstein receive JHU Alumni Association Awards

Dr. Rita Kalyani, assistant professor in Division of Endocrinology, and Roy Ziegelstein, professor in the Division of Cardiology and vice dean for education, were among the 24 award recipients honored at June JHU Alumni Association’s Biennial Meeting and Reunion. Dr. Kalyani was named one of the Johns Hopkins University Alumni Association Outstanding Recent Graduate award(...)

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Citrullination of myofilament proteins in heart failure

Citrullination of myofilament proteins in heart failure

ARTICLE: Citrullination of myofilament proteins in heart failure AUTHORS: J. Fert-Bober, J.T. Giles, R.J. Holewinski, J.A. Kirk, H. Uhrigshardt, E.L. Crowgey, F. Andrade, C.O. Bingham 3rd, J.K. Park, M.K. Halushka, D.A. Kass, J.M. Bathon and J.E. Van Eyk JOURNAL: Cardiovasc Res. 2015 Jun 25. pii: cvv185. [Epub ahead of print] Abstract AIM: Citrullination, the post-translational(...)

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Bumpus Named Associate Dean for Institutional and Student Equity

Bumpus Named Associate Dean for Institutional and Student Equity

Namandje Bumpus, associate professor of medicine in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology and of pharmacology and molecular sciences, became the associate dean for institutional and student equity, beginning July 1, 2015. Dr. Bumpus’ two main areas of focus include: institutional equity and academic achievement for graduate biomedical students, with special attention paid to helping vulnerable(...)

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Haywood Receives Johns Hopkins Catalyst Award

Haywood Receives Johns Hopkins Catalyst Award

The Johns Hopkins Catalyst Award provides grant awards to support the promising research and creative endeavors of early career faculty. The awards aim to help launch faculty members on a path to a sustainable and rewarding academic career. The program encompasses not only funding but also mentoring opportunities and the chance to join a cohort(...)

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Santonio Holmes III and Long Foundation Visit

Santonio Holmes III and Long Foundation Visit

https://animoto.com/play/iYRTe6Nm9hQQbHh6S9xGgA?autostart=1 Follow the link above to watch the video from Santonio Holmes' visit to the Johns Hopkins Adult Sickle Cell Center in June to learn about our sickle cell programs. For more information about the III & Long Foundation, visit their website: http://www.thirdandlongfoundation.org/

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Removal of Abnormal Myofilament O-GlcNAcylation Restores Ca2+ Sensitivity in Diabetic Cardiac Muscle

Removal of Abnormal Myofilament O-GlcNAcylation Restores Ca2+ Sensitivity in Diabetic Cardiac Muscle

ARTICLE: Removal of Abnormal Myofilament O-GlcNAcylation Restores Ca2+ Sensitivity in Diabetic Cardiac Muscle AUTHORS: Genaro A. Ramirez-Correa, Junfeng Ma, Chad Slawson, Quira Zeidan, Nahyr S. Lugo-Fagundo, Mingguo Xu, Xiaoxu Shen, Wei Dong Gao, Viviane Caceres, Khalid Chakir, Lauren DeVine, Robert Cole, Luigi Marchionni, Nazareno Paolocci, Gerald W. Hart and Anne M. Murphy JOURNAL: Diabetes. 2015 Jun(...)

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Jan de Beur receives Shirley Hohl Award


Suzanne Jan de Beur, associate professor and chief of the Division of Endocrinology at Bayview, has been selected by the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) for the Shirley Hohl Award. The Shirley Hohl Award is given to an individual whose activities best represent and have made significant contributions to the dedicated and(...)

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One Minute Guide to: Appropriately Ordering Urine Cultures

One Minute Guide to: Appropriately Ordering Urine Cultures

Q: Should I routinely obtain a urine culture from my asymptomatic inpatients? What if the urinalysis indicates the presence of both bacteria and white blood cells? What if my patient has a chronic indwelling catheter? Context: Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are the most commonly encountered bacterial infections in the ambulatory, inpatient and long-term care settings.(...)

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Pulmonary Hypertension Program receives PHA Accreditation


The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) recently certified the DOM Pulmonary Hypertension Program as a Center of Comprehensive Care for patients with pulmonary hypertension (PH). This accreditation demonstrates the team’s clinical excellence in diagnosis and comprehensive management of PH patients through criteria established by world leaders in the field. The team, led by Paul Hassoun, professor(...)

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