Civic Engagement

Osler Program Adopts a Family

Osler Program Adopts a Family

Posted by  | Civic Engagement, Education

For the first time, residents and faculty members of the Osler Medical Residency Training Program participated in the Johns Hopkins Adopt-a-Family program of the Office of Work, Life, and Engagement. Over $1,500 worth of gifts and funds were donated to provide holiday cheer to families selected through the Furman L. Templeton Preparatory Academy and The Franklin Center. The residents had a fantastic time(...)

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CCGHE India Impact Luncheon

CCGHE India Impact Luncheon

Posted by  | Civic Engagement, Patient Care

On October 23, staff, faculty and friends of the Center for Clinical Global Health Education (CCGHE) gathered to provide an update on the research, education, technology and leadership development in India, an initiative made possible by benefactors including Raj and Kamla Gupta and David Haas (pictured above) who have been instrumental in the continued success(...)

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Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season

Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season

Posted by  | Civic Engagement

The United Way How to Tie a Bow Tie, United Way-Style To watch the video, visit: https://spark.adobe.com/video/unBmzuGrc8NM9 To donate to the United Way, visit: https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/unitedway/donate.html?utm_medium=email&utm_source=InsideHopkins&utm_campaign=Hopkins&utm_term=DonatingIsEasierThanThan&utm_content=General DOM's Professional Coat Drive Medical Nursing Diversity Council Annual Holiday Drive Henderson-Hopkins Gift Drive    

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Lending a Hand

Lending a Hand

Posted by  | Civic Engagement, Nursing Matters

With the season of giving nearly upon us, the DOM nursing team felt inspired to help out Moveable Feast, a local Baltimore organization that aims to foster a community that cares for men, women and children living with HIV/AIDS, cancer and other life-threatening illnesses by preparing and delivering nutritious meals and groceries and providing nutritional(...)

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Alex’s Million Mile Benefitting Childhood Cancer Research

Alex’s Million Mile Benefitting Childhood Cancer Research

Posted by  | Civic Engagement

On September 1, we launched our fundraising campaign for the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation to cure childhood cancer. Please visit our Million Mile Smile site and contribute to this important cause: https://www.alexslemonade.org/mypage/1363043 Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation was started by an inspirational 4 year old little girl, Alex Scott, after she was diagnosed with an aggressive cancer (neuroblastoma).(...)

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Brancati Center Annual Report 2017

Brancati Center Annual Report 2017

Posted by  | Civic Engagement

The Brancati Center aims to improve the health of communities both locally and nationally by developing, evaluating and disseminating new models of health care that leverage the skills of a diverse range of health care providers through community partnership, eduction and research. The 2017 Annual Report describes the successes of the center's programs including: Diabetes Prevention Programs,(...)

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Henrietta Lacks Memorial Lecture

Henrietta Lacks Memorial Lecture

Posted by  | Civic Engagement

The Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR) invites you to attend the Henrietta Lacks Memorial Lecture on Saturday, October 7 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Turner Auditorium on the Johns Hopkins East Baltimore Campus. Continental breakfast and check-in begin at 8 a.m. The keynote speaker is Lisa A. Cooper, MD, MPH, FACP, the director(...)

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The Civic Engagement Committee Steps Out

The Civic Engagement Committee Steps Out

Posted by  | Administration, Civic Engagement

On Wednesday, June 21, The Johns Hopkins Hospital Department of Medicine’s Civic Engagement Committee volunteered in the Douglas Homes Community Health Fair. The purpose of the fair was to educate and empower families to take actions and make good choices to be more self-sufficient. The fair connected families with community resources with health screenings for all ages,(...)

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