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Dorjee and Chaisson Receive Mentee-Mentor Award

Dorjee and Chaisson Receive Mentee-Mentor Award

Kunchok Dorjee, research fellow in the Division of Infectious Diseases, and mentor Richard Chaisson, professor in ID, were recently named the recipients of the 2017 Mentee-Mentor Award in the Clinical Research category from the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs. This award recognizes Johns Hopkins School of Medicine postdoctoral fellows and their mentors for outstanding contributions to science(...)

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Faculty Promotions and Additions

Faculty Promotions and Additions

Congratulations to all of the below faculty members who were recently promoted. Associate Professor: Nada Alachkar, Nephrology Rashmi Nisha Aurora (not pictured), Pulmonary Ashwin Balagopal, Infectious Diseases Zackary Berger, General Internal Medicine Jenell Coleman, Clinical Pharmacology Mihaela Pertea (not pictured), Genetic Medicine Tariq Shafi, Nephrology Ami Shah, Rheumatology Zack Wang, Hematology Assistant Professor: Michael Goldman, Clinical Immunology(...)

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Mid-Atlantic Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC) Pilot/Feasibility Grants

Mid-Atlantic Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC) Pilot/Feasibility Grants

Letter of Intent (LOI) due by noon on Monday, May 1, 2017 The Mid-Atlantic Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC), an NIH-funded center, is soliciting Letters of Intent to apply for Pilot and Feasibility grants of up to $50,000 (WITH NO MORE THAN $5,000 GOING TOWARDS SALARY SUPPORT FOR THE PI OR CO-I). Eligibility for a second year of funding(...)

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Miller-Coulson Academy of Excellence in Patient Care Symposium

Miller-Coulson Academy of Excellence in Patient Care Symposium

The 2017 class of the Miller-Coulson Academy of Excellence in Patient Care will be inducted on Monday, April 17, 2017, 11:30-1 PM at the Excellence in Patient Care Symposium. The event will be held at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, Sheikh Zayed Tower, Chevy Chase Auditorium. This year’s class includes: James H. Black, III, MD, Vascular Surgery(...)

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Donate to the Professional Clothing Drive

Donate to the Professional Clothing Drive

So far, the DOM has collected over 200 professional clothing items and accessories as part of the CIVIC Engagement Committee’s Professional Clothing Drive. These items will benefit job seekers involved with Maryland New Directions, a non-profit organization offering no-cost employment counseling and specialized career training programs for Baltimore-area residents. It’s not too late to donate!(...)

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14th Annual Myron L. Weisfeldt Distinguished Visiting Professor in Diversity

14th Annual Myron L. Weisfeldt Distinguished Visiting Professor in Diversity

The Department of Medicine Diversity Council and the School of Medicine Office of Diversity and Cultural Competence are thrilled to announce the visit of Dr. Ivor Benjamin as the 14th Annual Myron L. Weisfeldt Distinguished Visiting Professor in Diversity. Dr. Benjamin is professor of Medicine, Physiology, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Cell Biology and Surgery and director(...)

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IEE Award Winners

IEE Award Winners

The DOM took home all but one of the Institute for Excellence in Education's (IEE) Awards for Outstanding Achievement at their ceremony last on Friday, March 31. These peer-nominated awards recognize outstanding educators and acknowledge great achievements in education, and we are so proud to have so many honorees from our department. Congratulations to all of(...)

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Association of a Community Campaign for Better Beverage Choices With Beverage Purchases From Supermarkets

Association of a Community Campaign for Better Beverage Choices With Beverage Purchases From Supermarkets

ARTICLE: Association of a Community Campaign for Better Beverage Choices With Beverage Purchases From Supermarkets AUTHORS: Marlene B. Schwartz, Glenn E. Schneider, Yoon-Young Choi, Xun Li, Jennifer Harris, Tatiana Andreyeva, Maia Hyary, Nicolette Highsmith Vernick, Lawrence J. Appel JOURNAL: JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Mar 6. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.9650. [Epub ahead of print] Abstract IMPORTANCE: Data are needed to evaluate community interventions to reduce consumption of sugary drinks. Supermarket sales data can be used for(...)

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Hendrix Receives PhRMA Foundation Award in Excellence

Hendrix Receives PhRMA Foundation Award in Excellence

Craig Hendrix, professor in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology, was recently named the recipient of the 2017 Award in Excellence from the PhRMA Foundation, which honors former foundation grant recipients for outstanding career achievements. He was presented the award last month at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics.

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Epic Tip of the Week: Smartlinks

Epic Tip of the Week: Smartlinks

Use Smartlinks that import radiographic impressions instead of full reports when copying imaging reports into notes.  .RISIMP24H imports impressions of imaging results from the last 24 hours, .RISIMP72H imports impressions of imaging results from the last 72 hours .RISRSLTIMP imports impressions of imaging results from the current encounter. Due to Epic guidelines, we cannot post(...)

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