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Going from A to Z

Going from A to Z

ARTICLE: Going from A to Z AUTHORS: Deepak Atri, David Furfaro, Gurpreet Dhaliwal, Kenneth R. Feingold and Reza Manesh JOURNAL: N Engl J Med. 2018 Jan 4;378(1):73-79. In this Journal feature, information about a real patient is presented in stages (boldface type) to an expert clinician, who responds to the information, sharing his or her reasoning with the(...)

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Meadowcroft Named Consultant on ASHHRA Committee

Meadowcroft Named Consultant on ASHHRA Committee

Kim Meadowcroft, director of human resources, was elected to become the Region 3 Consultant on the 2018 American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration (ASHHRA) Regional, Chapter and Member Service Committee. The committee provides feedback on the wants and needs of the regions to the ASHHRA office and represents the members and non-members in their(...)

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Gapud Receives Distinguished Fellow Award

Gapud Receives Distinguished Fellow Award

Eric Gapud, instructor in the Division of Rheumatology, received the Distinguished Fellow Award at the 2017 American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting in San Diego.  The Distinguished Fellow Award was created by the American College of Rheumatology in 2001 to honor trainees who have made meritorious contributions to the study and practice of rheumatology.

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Racial/Ethnic Disparities Persist in Live Donor Kidney Transplantation

Racial/Ethnic Disparities Persist in Live Donor Kidney Transplantation

The January 2018 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association features the article “Association of Race and Ethnicity with Live Donor Kidney Transplantation in the United States From 1995 to 2014” authored by Tanjala S. Purnell and colleagues including Lisa Cooper, Deidra Crews and Ebony Boulware from the DOM. The study aims to(...)

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Association of Race and Ethnicity With Live Donor Kidney Transplantation in the United States From 1995 to 2014

Association of Race and Ethnicity With Live Donor Kidney Transplantation in the United States From 1995 to 2014

ARTICLE: Association of Race and Ethnicity With Live Donor Kidney Transplantation in the United States From 1995 to 2014 AUTHORS: Tanjala S. Purnell, Xun Luo, Lisa A. Cooper, Allan B. Massie, Lauren M. Kucirka, Macey L. Henderson, Elisa J. Gordon, Deidra C. Crews, L. Ebony Boulware, Dorry L. Segev JOURNAL: JAMA. 2018 Jan 2;319(1):49-61. doi: 10.1001/jama.2017.19152. Abstract IMPORTANCE: Over the past 2 decades, there has been increased attention and effort to reduce disparities in live donor kidneytransplantation (LDKT) for black, Hispanic, and(...)

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Synergistic anti-HCV broadly neutralizing human monoclonal antibodies with independentmechanisms

Synergistic anti-HCV broadly neutralizing human monoclonal antibodies with independentmechanisms

ARTICLE: Synergistic anti-HCV broadly neutralizing human monoclonal antibodies with independentmechanisms AUTHORS: Madeleine C. Mankowski, Valerie J. Kinchen, Lisa N. Wasilewski, Andrew I. Flyak, Stuart C. Ray, James E. Crowe, Jr. and Justin R. Bailey JOURNAL: Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 Jan 2;115(1):E82-E91. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1718441115. Epub 2017 Dec 18. Abstract There is an urgent need for a vaccine to combat the hepatitis C(...)

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Smith Named Visionary in Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Smith Named Visionary in Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Tom Smith, professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was named one of the 30 most influential leaders in hospice and palliative medicine, the medical specialty focused on relieving suffering and improving quality of life for people with serious illnesses. In celebration of 30 years serving the profession, the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative(...)

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Doris Duke Early Clinician Investigator Award

Doris Duke Early Clinician Investigator Award

The Johns Hopkins Doris Duke Early Clinician Investigator Award, which supports outstanding junior faculty physician scientists who are working on clinical research projects while facing significant extraprofessional caregiving demands, is seeking applicants for its second cohort. Applicants should currently have research funding, such as a career development award or research project grant, that includes salary support.(...)

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Mathews Named Head of Clinical Innovation

Mathews Named Head of Clinical Innovation

Simon Mathews, assistant professor in the Division of Gastroenterology and assistant director at the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality at Johns Hopkins Bayview, has been named head of clinical innovation for the Johns Hopkins Medicine Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality. He will be leading efforts to integrate quality and safety more(...)

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Faculty Promotions and Additions

Faculty Promotions and Additions

Congratulations to all of the below faculty members who were recently promoted. Professor: Associate Professor: Assistant Professor: Jennifer Foulke-Abel, Division of Gastroenterology We would also like to welcome our new faculty members who joined the department last quarter. Melissa Blakeman, instructor, GIM Lonnie Fuller, instructor, GIM Dean Grove, instructor, Occupational Medicine Kelly Koay, instructor, GIM Kimiyoshi Kobayashhi,(...)

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