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Davison Receives Outstanding Faculty Award

Davison Receives Outstanding Faculty Award

Ashwini Davison, assistant professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine and associate director for education in the Division of Health Sciences Informatics, received the 2019 Outstanding Faculty Award for the Population Health Management (PHM) degree program in the Bloomberg School of Public Health. Ashwini is an assistant director for the Masters of Applied Sciences degree program in(...)

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Mirowski Discovery Award

Mirowski Discovery Award

The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine announces a request for applications for the 10th Annual Discovery Fund in honor of Dr. Michel Mirowski and his wife Anna for Cardiovascular Research. This announcement seeks proposals for innovative cardiovascular research projects led by faculty of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (SOM). This award of(...)

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Out of the Lab Lecture Series

Out of the Lab Lecture Series

The Bayview Vice Dean and the Bayview Scientific Advisory Board would like to announce the complete 2019 schedule of speakers for the Out of the Lab Lecture Series. This lecture series was created by the Bayview Scientific Advisory Board to improve the connections between faculty and researchers on campus. It will serve as an opportunity(...)

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High Risk but High Reward Grant Session

High Risk but High Reward Grant Session

Did you know that NIH actively seeks grants with big ideas that can substantively change how research is done, mechanisms are understood or diseases are treated? Through a Common Fund from all NIH institutes, these High-risk, high-reward grants require a very different application (often fewer pages, no specific aims, no prelim data needed) and provide(...)

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Epic Tip of the Week: July 12, 2019

Epic Tip of the Week: July 12, 2019

All Providers: Epic will be Upgraded on Sunday, July 14, 2019 Here are links to Quick Start Guides and Power Point tutorials to review changes for some users: Beginning July 14, 2019, contact the Epic HelpDesk at 410-614-HELP Ambulatory Providers Inpatient Providers Upgrade training materials for other Epic applications are available HERE. The Epic Playground has(...)

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Coronary Artery Calcium Scores of Zero and Establishing the Concept of Negative Risk Factors

Coronary Artery Calcium Scores of Zero and Establishing the Concept of Negative Risk Factors

ARTICLE: Coronary Artery Calcium Scores of Zero and Establishing the Concept of Negative Risk Factors AUTHORS: Michael J. Blaha, Ron Blankstein and Khurram Nasir JOURNAL: J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019 Jul 9;74(1):12-14. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2019.05.032. The term “risk factor” was first coined in 1961 in a seminal article by Kannel et al. (1) from the Framingham Heart Study. Since then, risk factors for atherosclerotic(...)

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Freeland Receives Funding for GIMboree

Freeland Receives Funding for GIMboree

Deborah Freeland, primary care resident in the Johns Hopkins Bayview Internal Medicine Residency Program, received a national grant from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) for her project, "The GIMboree Experience: Enhancing Joy in Outpatient Medicine.” GIMBoree consists of monthly GIM/primary care evening events that allow for residents and faculty to discuss issues pertinent(...)

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Ratchford Named to the Executive Board of the Society for Vascular Medicine

Ratchford Named to the Executive Board of the Society for Vascular Medicine

After serving two years on the Board of Trustees, Elizabeth Ratchford, associate professor in the Division of Cardiology, was recently elected to the Executive Board as Secretary of the Society for Vascular Medicine. She will also serve as the chair of the Membership Committee. Founded in 1989, the Society for Vascular Medicine aims to improve the(...)

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