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Panek elected Vice President of SHM’s Maryland Chapter

Panek elected Vice President of SHM’s Maryland Chapter

Tiffani Panek, division administrator of the Division of Hospital Medicine at Bayview, was recently elected to be the vice president of the Society of Hospital Medicine's (SHM) Maryland Chapter and became the only practice administrator currently in chapter leadership. Tiffani has attended the SHM Leadership Academy in Austin, Texas, received their Certificate of Leadership and(...)

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IEE Education Awards for Outstanding Achievement Call for Nominations

IEE Education Awards for Outstanding Achievement Call for Nominations

Do you know a great Hopkins educator? Nominations for the annual Institute for Excellence in Education (IEE) Awards for Outstanding Achievement are open. Each award is selected by peers, and recognizes outstanding work in education. Winners will each receive $1,000. IEE Education Awards for Outstanding Achievement Lisa J. Heiser Award for Junior Faculty Contribution in(...)

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How to Incorporate Sex and Gender into Preclinical and Clinical Research Workshop

How to Incorporate Sex and Gender into Preclinical and Clinical Research Workshop

The workshop will take place on Thursday, November 19 from 8:30-noon in Feinstone Hall (E2030) in the Bloomberg School of Public Health. The goal of this workshop is to aid researchers with experimental design and interpretation of research that incorporates sex and gender. This workshop has been organized in response to the initiatives announced by(...)

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Department of Medicine Top Fundraiser at 2015 American Diabetes Association Step Out: Walk To Stop Diabetes

Department of Medicine Top Fundraiser at 2015 American Diabetes Association Step Out:  Walk To Stop Diabetes

The totals are in and the Department of Medicine was the top Johns Hopkins Medicine fundraiser at this year’s Baltimore American Diabetes Step Out Walk—raising $23,408! We nearly met out $25,000 goal thanks to the efforts of our outstanding team captains.  We had 6 teams raise over $1,000: Diabetes Center and Division of Endocrinology ($5,786)(...)

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Kidney-Failure Risk Projection for the Living Kidney-Donor Candidate

Kidney-Failure Risk Projection for the Living Kidney-Donor Candidate

ARTICLE: Kidney-Failure Risk Projection for the Living Kidney-Donor Candidate AUTHORS: Morgan E. Grams, Yingying Sang, Andrew S. Levey, Kunihiro Matsushita, Shoshana Ballew, Alex R. Chang, Eric K.H. Chow, Bertram L. Kasiske, Csaba P. Kovesdy, Girish N. Nadkarni, Varda Shalev, Dorry L. Segev, Josef Coresh, Krista L. Lentine and Amit X. Garg JOURNAL: N Engl J(...)

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Congrats to Kass and Paolocci whose pharmaceuticals company will be acquired by Bristol-Myers Squibb

Congrats to Kass and Paolocci whose pharmaceuticals company will be acquired by Bristol-Myers Squibb

David Kass, professor in the Division of Cardiology, and Nazareno Paolocci, assistant professor in the Division of Cardiology, along with John Toscano in the Department of Chemistry are the scientific founders of Cardioxyl Pharmaceuticals, a private biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of novel therapeutic agents for the treatment of cardiovascular disease that(...)

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Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine Program Applications

Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine Program Applications

The Office of Women in Science and Medicine (OWISM) in conjunction with the DOM's Task Force on Women's Academic Careers in Medicine is pleased to announce that Dean Rothman would like to send one of our senior women faculty members to the prestigious ELAM (Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine) program in 2015. Please visit the ELAM(...)

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Snyder named President of ISOQOL

Snyder named President of ISOQOL

Claire Snyder, associate professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was installed as president of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL). ISOQOL's mission is to advance the scientific study of health-related quality of life and other patient-centered outcomes to identify effective interventions, enhance the quality of health care and promote the health(...)

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The United Way Campaign in Underway!

The United Way Campaign in Underway!

Greetings! We invite you to consider participating with the United Way! Whether you simply donate $1 or any other amount of your choice, you help make a difference in our community. When you donate to United Way of Central Maryland, your gift goes directly to many of the most needed programs in our community that(...)

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Bayview Research Symposium call for posters

Bayview Research Symposium call for posters

The 10th Annual Johns Hopkins Bayview Research Symposium is scheduled for Friday, December 4, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Johns Hopkins Asthma & Allergy Center atrium and auditorium. This year's symposium will focus on "Achieving Health Equality in Baltimore and Beyond: The Next Horizon" and will feature a keynote address by Jonathan Samet,(...)

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