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10 Inducted into the Distinguished Teaching Society


Eleven members of our department were elected by the medical student body to be inducted into the Distinguished Teaching Society, a selective new teaching honor society affiliated with the JHUSOM medical student government, JHUSOM Institute for Excellence in Education (IEE) and the JHUSOM Vice Dean for Education that recognizes excellence in clinical medical student teaching(...)

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Evaluation of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Recommendations for Hepatitis C Virus Testing in an Urban Emergency Department

Evaluation of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Recommendations for Hepatitis C Virus Testing in an Urban Emergency Department

ARTICLE: Evaluation of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Recommendations for Hepatitis C Virus Testing in an Urban Emergency Department AUTHORS: Yu-Hsiang Hsieh, Richard E. Rothman, Oliver B. Laeyendecker, Gabor D. Kelen, Ama Avornu, Eshan U. Patel, Jim Kim, Risha Irvin, David L. Thomas and Thomas C. Quinn JOURNAL: Clin Infect Dis. 2016 May 1;62(9):1059-65. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciw074.(...)

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Johns Hopkins Primary Care Consortium Grants

Johns Hopkins Primary Care Consortium Grants

The Johns Hopkins Primary Care Consortium recently announced that it will fund the following grants involving DOM faculty, fellows and staff: The TEACH Curriculum – Training for Engagement and Advocacy for Community Health Principal Investigator:  Erica Johnson, MD, assistant professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases Co-Investigators:  Manasa Ayyala, MD, fellow in GIM, and Stephanie Nothelle,(...)

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Gross Receives Professors’ Award for Excellence in Teaching

Gross Receives Professors’ Award for Excellence in Teaching

Richard Gross, associate professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was recently named the School of Medicine's seventh recipient of the Johns Hopkins University Professors' Award for Excellence in Teaching for Part-Time Faculty for his investment and devotion for sharing his expertise to assist the next generation of graduates. The formal announcement will be made at(...)

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Nanoscale Physics and Aging Lecture

Nanoscale Physics and Aging Lecture

Dr. Hoffman is the author of a landmark book on mechanisms of life at the nanoscale level: "Life's Ratchet: How Molecular Machines Extract Order from Chaos" The word on Life's Ratchet: "[T]he book's important message is that there is a revolution brewing...it will tell us how matter and energy combine to make me and  you."(...)

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Precision Medicine Centers of Excellence Call for Applications


Johns Hopkins Medicine is seeking applications for Precision Medicine Centers of Excellence (PMCOEs). The below call for applications describes the rationale and suggested review criteria. The DOM can submit five applications for this initial round of funding. Gregory Kirk and Brian O'Rourke, vice chairs for research, will convene a small group of senior faculty to assist in(...)

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Cardiology Research Retreat

Cardiology Research Retreat

The 7th Annual JHMI Cardiovascular Research Retreat will take place on Friday, June 3 in the Owens Auditorium and Conference Venue, Koch Cancer Research Building. PLEASE REMEMBER TO REGISTER:  http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/heart_vascular_institute/research/research_retreat/ Abstracts welcome! The deadline for submission is Tuesday, May 17 at midnight. All forms and instructions for abstract submissions are available at the above link. Speakers include(...)

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Sleep and Circadian Research Day

Sleep and Circadian Research Day

Don’t forget to mark your calendar for the 2nd Annual Johns Hopkins University Sleep & Circadian Reserach Day. The abstract deadline has been extended to Friday, April 22, 2016. Who: Basic & Clinical Researchers studying Sleep & Circadian Rhythms at Johns Hopkins and local institutions When: Monday, June 27, 2016, 9 am.m.- 4 p.m. Where: Chevy(...)

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Impact+Innovation Forum

Impact+Innovation Forum

The Social Innovation Lab at Johns Hopkins University will host its annual Impact+Innovation Forum on Thursday, April 21 from 6-8 p.m. at the Johns Hopkins Hospital’s Chevy Chase Bank Conference Center (Zayed). SIL incubates innovative non-profits, mission-driven companies and disruptive technologies and inventions tackling social issues in Baltimore and beyond. The event on April 21st will feature(...)

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