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Delaney Named Division Administrator

Delaney Named Division Administrator

Robert Delaney was named the division administrator of the Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology effective September 16, 2019. Robert obtained his bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Baltimore and his master's of business administration from the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. He has worked in accounting and finance roles in various departments(...)

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Patient Perceptions of Diabetes Guideline Frameworks for Individualizing Glycemic Targets

Patient Perceptions of Diabetes Guideline Frameworks for Individualizing Glycemic Targets

ARTICLE: Patient Perceptions of Diabetes Guideline Frameworks for Individualizing Glycemic Targets AUTHORS: Nancy L. Schoenborn, Norah L. Crossnohere, John F. P. Bridges, Craig E. Pollack, Scott J. Pilla and Cynthia M. Boyd JOURNAL: JAMA Intern Med. 2019 Sep 16. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.3806. [Epub ahead of print] Abstract IMPORTANCE: Diabetes guidelines recommend considering specific factors, such as diabetes duration and life(...)

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Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows Program

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows Program

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows Program is an outstanding opportunity for exceptional mid-career health professionals, behavioral/social scientists and others with an interest in health and health policy. The program provides the nation’s most comprehensive learning experience at the nexus of health, science and policy in Washington, D.C. Fellows participate in the policy(...)

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Mathews Appointed to National Research Institute’s Advisory Panel

Mathews Appointed to National Research Institute’s Advisory Panel

Simon Mathews, assistant professor in the Division of Gastroenterology, has been appointed by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) as a member of its Advisory Panel on Patient Engagement. Simon will join other members of the panel in applying his experience and expertise to helping PCORI refine and prioritize the research it funds. He will(...)

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Epic Tip of the Week: October 4, 2019

Epic Tip of the Week: October 4, 2019

Epic Upgrade: October 3, 2019 Go-Live for version May 2019 Epic Upgrade – In Basket [New Look]: Assigning Responsibility When Forwarding When forwarding messages, click the empty circle next to a recipient’s name to assign responsibility. A solid circle means a recipient already has responsibility. Epic Upgrade – Haiku or Canto [New Feature]: Close a(...)

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Pre-Accelerator HEXCITE: Excited for Healthcare

Pre-Accelerator HEXCITE: Excited for Healthcare

Hexcite (Excited for Healthcare) is an early-stage medical software accelerator program for entrepreneurs hosted by the Johns Hopkins Medicine Technology Innovation Center in collaboration with Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures. The 16-week program is designed for clinical entrepreneurs at Johns Hopkins who have a medical software idea that could improve patient care within their practice. These(...)

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Open Photo Shoot for SOM Faculty Portraits

Open Photo Shoot for SOM Faculty Portraits

All full-time School of Medicine faculty members who have not taken a formal photo in the last five years are invited to sit for a professional portrait on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Foyer, Chevy Chase Bank Auditorium - Zayed. Please wear professional attire. Contact Barbara Narrow at(...)

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Leptin Induces Hypertension Acting on Transient Receptor Potential Melastatin 7 Channel in the Carotid Body

Leptin Induces Hypertension Acting on Transient Receptor Potential Melastatin 7 Channel in the Carotid Body

ARTICLE: Leptin Induces Hypertension Acting on Transient Receptor Potential Melastatin 7 Channel in the Carotid Body AUTHORS: Mi-Kyung Shin, Candela Caballero-Eraso, Yun-Ping Mu, Chenjuan Gu, Bonnie HY Hyeung, Lenise J Kim, Xiao-Ru Liu, Zhi-Juan Wu, Omkar Paudel, Luis E Pichard, Machiko Shirahata, Wan-Yee Tang, James S.K Sham, and Vsevolod Y Polotsky JOURNAL: Circ Res. 2019 Sep 23.(...)

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Gupta Named to NIAID Council

Gupta Named to NIAID Council

Amita Gupta, professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases, was appointed to the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Council. The council is the chief advisory committee for NIAID at the U.S. National Institutes of Health. For more information, visit the Center for Clinical Global Health Education website.

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Arbaje Appointed to PCORI Advisory Panel

Arbaje Appointed to PCORI Advisory Panel

Alicia Arbaje, associate professor in the Division of Geriatrics, has been appointed by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) as a member of its Advisory Panel on Healthcare Delivery and Disparities Research where she will apply her experience and expertise to helping PCORI refine and prioritize the research it funds. She will also ensure that(...)

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