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Karen A. Armacost Lecture on Geriatric Care

Karen A. Armacost Lecture on Geriatric Care

The Karen A. Armacost 5th Annual Lecture on Geriatric Care to be held Thursday, April 12 at 4-5 p.m. in the Johns Hopkins Asthma & Allergy Center, Level 1, Richard A. Grossi Auditorium, Johns Hopkins Bayview campus. Guest speaker: Sarah L. Szanton, Ph.D., ANP, FAAN, professor, Johns Hopkins School of Nursing and Public Health Title: From Clinical(...)

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Six-year changes in physical activity and the risk of incident heart failure: the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study

Six-year changes in physical activity and the risk of incident heart failure: the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study

ARTICLE: Six-year changes in physical activity and the risk of incident heart failure: the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study AUTHORS: Roberta Florido, Lucia Kwak, Mariana Lazo, Vijay Nambi, Haitham M. Ahmed, Sheila M. Hegde, Gary Gerstenblith, Roger S. Blumenthal, Christie M. Ballantyne, Elizabeth Selvin, Aaron R. Folsom, Josef Coresh, Chiadi E. Ndumele JOURNAL: Circulation. 2018 Jan 31. pii: CIRCULATIONAHA.117.030226. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.117.030226. [Epub ahead of print] Abstract Background: Higher physical activity(...)

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Xing Receives Paul W. Ladenson Thyroid Award

Xing Receives Paul W. Ladenson Thyroid Award

Mingzhao Xing, professor in the Division of Endocrinology, was named the 2017 recipient of the Johns Hopkins Thyroid Tumor Center's Paul W. Ladenson Thyroid Award. The award recognizes him as an outstanding longtime thyroid tumor researcher who has made fundamental impacts on the field. He was presented the award at the center's annual event.

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Komenski Receives Healthcare Executive Award

Komenski Receives Healthcare Executive Award

Randy Komenski, director of operations at Bayview, was recognized nationally in January/February 2018 issue of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) magazine for his receipt of the ACHE Senior-Level Healthcare Executive Award. Randy also received the ACHE Exemplary Service Award acknowledging his service to the profession, organization and mentorship. Randy completed an elected three-year term on the American College(...)

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Brotman Named Master in Hospital Medicine

Brotman Named Master in Hospital Medicine

Daniel Brotman, professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, has been named one of four 2018 Masters in Hospital Medicine (MHM) worldwide by the Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM). This honor is the apex of distinguished prestige in the hospital medicine community and is in recognition of his contributions to the field of hospital(...)

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Osler Program’s Medical Jeopardy Team Moves on to National Competition

Osler Program’s Medical Jeopardy Team Moves on to National Competition

The Osler Program's Medical Jeopardy team recently won first place at the Maryland American College of Physicians (ACP) competition. The team, featuring Deepak Atri, senior assistant resident on Barker Firm, Sandeep Raj, intern on Thayer Firm, Kevin Shenderov, junior assistant resident on Longcope Firm, and John Woller, intern on Thayer Firm, will now advance to compete(...)

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The Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FASAP): A Resource for Faculty

The Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FASAP): A Resource for Faculty

The Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FASAP) provides free, confidential and professional support services for problems of daily living and emotional well-being for benefited faculty and staff and their families. For more information, visit: http://www.fasap.org/ or click here for quick reference information: FASAP Quick Reference

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Shedding New Light on the Magnitude of Thrombosis Risk in Patients With Myeloproliferative Neoplasms

Shedding New Light on the Magnitude of Thrombosis Risk in Patients With Myeloproliferative Neoplasms

ARTICLE: Shedding New Light on the Magnitude of Thrombosis Risk in Patients With Myeloproliferative Neoplasms AUTHORS: Alison R. Moliterno and Elizabeth V. Ratchford JOURNAL: Ann Intern Med. 2018 Jan 16. doi: 10.7326/M17-3153. [Epub ahead of print] Myeloproliferative diseases were first described by William Dameshek in 1951. In 2008, the World Health Organization established a new classification(...)

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Emerson Collective Cancer Research Fund Grant

Emerson Collective Cancer Research Fund Grant

Overview: The Emerson Collective is proud to announce another round of funding for cancer research. The Emerson Collective Cancer Research Fund is requesting individual or team proposals for research projects related, but not limited to, immunotherapy, ‘high risk/high reward’ initiatives, KRAS targeting or antibody therapies. Positive criteria include the potential of a project to significantly impact(...)

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Hassoun Elected President of the Pulmonary Vascular Institute

Hassoun Elected President of the Pulmonary Vascular Institute

Paul Hassoun, professor in the Division of Pulmonary and director of the Hopkins Pulmonary Hypertension (PH) Program, was recently elected President of the Pulmonary Vascular Institute (PVRI) for 2018-2019. The PVRI is an international medical society and the only global charity fighting PH and pulmonary vascular diseases (PVD) around the world. It comprises a network(...)

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