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Crews Selected to Serve on PCORI Advisory Panel

Crews Selected to Serve on PCORI Advisory Panel

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Deidra Crews, associate professor in the Division of Nephrology, has been selected to serve on the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute’s (PCORI) Advisory Panel on Addressing Disparities. PCORI’s Advisory Panel on Addressing Disparities was created to help guide the organization’s National Priorities for Research and Research Agenda, a framework to guide funding that will give patients(...)

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Cudjoe Selected for Culture of Health Leaders Program

Cudjoe Selected for Culture of Health Leaders Program

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Thomas Cudjoe, fellow in the Division of Geriatrics, has been selected for the inaugural cohort of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Culture of Health Leaders Program. The program aims to develop a group of leaders from diverse sectors to work with organizations, communities, health systems and policymakers to build a culture of health in America. Over the course(...)

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Bumpus Named NIGMS Director’s Early Career Lecturer

Bumpus Named NIGMS Director’s Early Career Lecturer

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Namandje Bumpus, associate professor in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology, has been asked to be the second annual National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) Director's Early Career Lecturer. This lecture is designed to showcase the work of early career scientists supported by NIGMS and to encourage undergraduate students to consider careers in biomedical research. Namandje will(...)

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Kovell Receives AOA Postgraduate Award

Kovell Receives AOA Postgraduate Award

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Lara Kovell, fellow in the Division of Cardiology, was recently awarded the 2016 Postgraduate Award from Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Medical Society. This award comes with a $2,000 honorarium and allows residents and fellow to pursue projects in the spirit of the AOA mission statement. Lara will study the effect of intentional weight loss(...)

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Three from the DOM Receive JHU Catalyst Awards

Three from the DOM Receive JHU Catalyst Awards

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Last month, Deidra Crews, Chulan Kwon and Chiadi Ndumele were selected to receive Johns Hopkins Catalyst Awards, representing some of the most creative thinkers from across the University. The awards, accompanied by a $75,000 grant and mentoring opportunities, aim to help launch early career faculty members on a path to a sustainable and rewarding academic career. To see(...)

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Congrats to the Graduates of the Leadership Program for Women Faculty

Congrats to the Graduates of the Leadership Program for Women Faculty

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The Department of Medicine had four graduates of the seventh class of the Leadership Program for Women Faculty sponsored by the Office of Women in Science and Medicine, the SOM Office of Faculty Development and JHU Talent Management and Organization Development. This intensive 10-month program aims to provide leadership development for high potential women faculty. Congratulations to: Namandje(...)

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Lucas, Leffell and Zachary Receive Monaco Award

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Donna Lucas, Sue Leffell and Andrea Zachary recently received the Anthony P. Monaco Award for the most outstanding translational paper for 2016 from The Transplantation Society. Their paper, "Differences in Immunogenicity of HLA Antigens and the Impact of Cross-Reactivity on the Humoral Response" was published in Transplantation in January 2015, and was unanimously voted to be(...)

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Christmas Named Core Advisor for Colleges Advisory Program

Christmas Named Core Advisor for Colleges Advisory Program

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Congratulations to Colleen Christmas, associate professor in the Division of Geriatrics, on her selection as a core advisor for the School of Medicine’s Colleges Advisory Program. In this role, Colleen will serve as one of 24 core advisors and clinical skills teachers for the medical students, greatly impacting medical student growth. This is a highly(...)

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Faculty Promotions and Additions

Faculty Promotions and Additions

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Congratulations to all of the below faculty members who were recently promoted. Promoted to Professor:   Promoted to Associate Professor: Scott Berkowitz, Division of Cardiology Christopher Hoffmann, Division of Infectious Diseases Howard Levy, Division of General Internal Medicine Promoted to Assistant Professor: Jemima Albayda, Division of Rheumatology Evelyn Gathecha, Division of Hospital Medicine Allison Lamber,(...)

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