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Rabb Receives Academic Excellence Award

Rabb Receives Academic Excellence Award

Hamid Rabb, professor in the Division of Nephrology, was named the 2017 recipient of the Academic Excellence Award from the American Nephrologists of Indian Origin (ANIO) at the American Society of Nephrology meeting in New Orleans. This award recognizes individuals of Indian origin who have made substantial academic contributions to nephrology and have sustained achievements in the areas(...)

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The DOM Wiki Has Launched!

The DOM Wiki Has Launched!

The DOM Wiki has launched to provide a convenient, accessible forum for faculty to share available resources related to research, clinical, education, data integrity and information technology. It is an intranet only resource accessible only with JHED authentication on the secure Hopkins network (or remotely by VPN connection). Our vice chairs have already been busy adding(...)

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Is There Merit in Merit Aid?

Is There Merit in Merit Aid?

ARTICLE: Is There Merit in Merit Aid? AUTHORS: Roy C. Ziegelstein, Charles G. Prober, Lloyd B. Minor, George Q. Daley, Paul B. Rothman, and Edward M. Hundert JOURNAL: N Engl J Med. 2017 Oct 25. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp1713146. [Epub ahead of print] In 2016, the average cost of attending medical school (including tuition and fees) in the(...)

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Woollen Named Teammate of the Quarter

Woollen Named Teammate of the Quarter

Jane Woollen, CO medical office supervisor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was named the recipient of the inaugural Teammate of Quarter Award in Patient Access. This award will be  given quarterly by each department in Patient Access to an employee who has shown to exemplify the core values of Johns Hopkins. Jane was(...)

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Association of Mitochondrial DNA Copy Number With Cardiovascular Disease

Association of Mitochondrial DNA Copy Number With Cardiovascular Disease

ARTICLE: Association of Mitochondrial DNA Copy Number With Cardiovascular Disease AUTHORS: Foram N. Ashar, Yiyi Zhang, Ryan J. Longchamps, John Lane, Anna Moes, Megan L. Grove, Josyf C. Mychaleckyj, Kent D. Taylor, Josef Coresh, Jerome I. Rotter, Eric Boerwinkle, Nathan Pankratz, Eliseo Guallar, Dan E. Arking JOURNAL: JAMA Cardiol. 2017 Oct 11. doi: 10.1001/jamacardio.2017.3683. [Epub ahead of print] Abstract IMPORTANCE: Mitochondrial dysfunction is a core component of the aging process and may play a key role in atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. Mitochondrial DNA copy number (mtDNA-CN), which represents the number of mitochondria(...)

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Ziegelstein Receives Theodore E. Woodward Award

Ziegelstein Receives Theodore E. Woodward Award

Roy Ziegelstein, professor in the Division of Cardiology, received the 2017 Theodore E. Woodward Award from the American Clinical and Climatological Association (ACCA), recognizing his as the top presentation on clinical skills presented at this year's annual meeting. The ACCA is made up of a group of physicians and scientists aiming to improve medical education, research(...)

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Biomedical and Scientific Writing: A Course for Junior Faculty

Biomedical and Scientific Writing: A Course for Junior Faculty

The Office of Faculty Development is accepting applications for “Biomedical and Scientific Writing: A Course for Junior Faculty.” Excellent publications are key for junior faculty, providing the foundation for competitive funding proposals and enhancing promotion opportunities. However, writing is sometimes hard and many struggle with scholarship. To address this need, this course is designed to(...)

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