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Gudzune awarded Junior Investigator Award

Gudzune awarded Junior Investigator Award

Kimberly Gudzune, assistant professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine recently received the Annals of Internal Medicine's Junior Investigator Recognition Award for the article "Efficacy of commercial weight-loss programs: an updated systematic review." See the abstract here: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25844997 See the full article here: http://annals.org/article.aspx?articleid=2214178 Annals of Internal Medicine and the American College of Physicians began recognizing excellence(...)

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2015 Winners of the Johns Hopkins Medicine Clinical Awards for Physicians and Care Teams

2015 Winners of the Johns Hopkins Medicine Clinical Awards for Physicians and Care Teams

To recognize physicians and care teams who provide consistently outstanding patient care, the Office of Johns Hopkins Physicians launched an annual awards program earlier this year, called the Johns Hopkins Medicine Clinical Awards for Physicians and Care Teams. This awards program is particularly meaningful at Johns Hopkins Medicine, where we value quality patient care as(...)

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Marr awarded Rustgi Family Fund grant

Marr awarded Rustgi Family Fund grant

Kieren Marr, professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases and associate vice chair for innovation and commercialization, along with Supirya Munshaw from the Carey Business School, was recently awarded a $2,500 Rustgi Fund grant for their study “Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Medical Research.” The Rustgi Family Fund in Entrepreneurship was established in honor of Motil(...)

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O-GlcNAcomic profiling identifies widespread O-GlcNAcylation in oxidative phosphorylation system regulating cardiac mitochondrial function

O-GlcNAcomic profiling identifies widespread O-GlcNAcylation in oxidative phosphorylation system regulating cardiac mitochondrial function

For our final Article of the Week of 2015, we feature a collaborative effort between Brian O’Rourke’s and Gerald Hart’s labs that was recently named one of the Journal of Biological Chemisty’s best of 2015. To see all of the 16 papers to receive this distinction, click here: http://www.jbc.org/content/290/49/29141.long ARTICLE: O-GlcNAcomic profiling identifies widespread O-GlcNAcylation(...)

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Faculty Promotions

Faculty Promotions

Congratulations to all of the below faculty members who have been promoted since October. A special congratulations goes out to Seva Polotsky (pictured) who will be honored at the School of Medicine’s annual professorial dinner in December 2016. Promoted to Professor: Vsevolod “Seva” Y. Polotsky, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine Promoted to Associate(...)

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2016 Small Grant Program to Support Innovation Projects that Advance Primary Care


The Primary Care Consortium (PCC) is pleased to announce its small grant program for 2016. It will likely be able to fund 3-5 grants in the $5,000 to $20,000 range. The mission of the PCC is to provide a broadly collaborative and multi-disciplinary academic home at Hopkins for research, education, quality improvement and innovation designed(...)

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Bumpus named contributor for Science Magazine

Bumpus named contributor for Science Magazine

Namandje Bumpus, associate professor in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology and associate dean for institutional and student equity, has recently become a contributor for Science, where she will write about issues regarding educational equity. To read her first piece, published earlier this month, click here: http://sciencecareers.sciencemag.org/career_magazine/previous_issues/articles/2015_12_07/caredit.a1500273 Below, Dr. Bumpus answers questions about her new role from(...)

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December Updates!

December Updates!

Dear Medical Nursing Family, Thank you for creating a positive healing experience for our patients. We hope you have a peaceful holiday season and that the new year brings you much joy. Best Wishes & Happy Holidays, -Ron and Terry   View a special 2015 elf message from Ron, Terry, Donna and Katie here:  http://www.elfyourself.com/?mId=66745957.3(...)

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Trends in National Institutes of Health Funding for Clinical Trials Registered in ClinicalTrials.gov

Trends in National Institutes of Health Funding for Clinical Trials Registered in ClinicalTrials.gov

ARTICLE: Trends in National Institutes of Health Funding for Clinical Trials Registered in ClinicalTrials.gov AUTHORS: Ehrhardt S, Appel LJ, Meinert CL JOURNAL: JAMA. 2015 Dec 15;314(23):2566-7. doi: 10.1001/jama.2015.12206 Since 2006, the number of industry-sponsored clinical trials studying the benefits and harms of medical treatments has risen dramatically, while the number of clinical trials funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has fallen substantially, according to new Johns(...)

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