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Durkin, Knox and Smit Win Staff Recognition Awards

Durkin, Knox and Smit Win Staff Recognition Awards

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Congratulations to Nowella Durkin, Tamala Knox and Gabriela Smit who were selected to receive this quarter's Staff Recognition Awards based on their glowing nominations. Nowella (Nola), a senior programmer/analyst in the Division of General Internal Medicine, has worked at Hopkins for the past 36 years. She now works in the GIM-Welch Center Methods Core working on multiple projects(...)

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Tao Appointed to DHMH Advisory Council

Tao Appointed to DHMH Advisory Council

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Grant Tao, associate professor and in the Division of Occupational Medicine, was recently named a member of the advisory council to the Center for the Study of the Health Effects of Fire within the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. This month, Grant began a five-year term aiding the council in reviewing the work of(...)

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Greer Receives Doris Duke Early Clinician Investigator Award

Greer Receives Doris Duke Early Clinician Investigator Award

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Raquel Greer, assistant professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, received the 2016 Doris Duke Early Clinician Investigator Award from the Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research. This award aims to provide financial and mentoring resources for one to two years to junior physician scientists who are working to have a productive(...)

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Xing Receives Paul Starr Award

Xing Receives Paul Starr Award

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Mingzhao Xing, professor in the Division of Endocrinology, received the 2016 American Thyroid Association (ATA) Paul Starr Award lecture. He delivered the lecture entitled, "BRAF in Prognostication of Thyroid Cancer--Where Are We Now?" at the ATA's 86th Annual Meeting in Denver in September. The Paul Starr Award Lecture recognizes an outstanding contributor to clinical thyroidology. For(...)

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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 Adjunct Professor: Promoted to Associate Professor: Promoted to Assistant Professor: Brendan Antiochos, Division of Rheumatology Muhammad Athar, Division of Hospital Medicine Marcella Ferlito, Division of Cardiology Promoted to Instructor: Ning Feng, Division of Cardiology We would also like to welcome our(...)

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Feinberg Awarded $5.3 Million Grant

Feinberg Awarded $5.3 Million Grant

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The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), both part of the National Institutes of Health, announced a $5.3 million grant to understand at a fundamental level how genes and the environment interact to cause human disease. The collaborative project is led by Andrew Feinberg, professor in Molecular(...)

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Bhonsale Receives Clinical Research Prize

Bhonsale Receives Clinical Research Prize

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Aditya Bhonsale, fellow in the Division of Cardiology, was recently selected by the prize selection committee of the Zurich Heart House to receive the ARVC Clinical Research Prize. The award was presented at the Third International Zurich ARVC Symposium in Switzerland last month. The prize is part of the Zurich Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy (ARVC) Program established(...)

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Restrick Receives Best Concurrent Session Award

Restrick Receives Best Concurrent Session Award

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Chad Restrick, research service manager in the Division of Cardiology, was recently named the recipient of the 2015 Society of Research Administrators (SRA) International Annual Meeting Best Concurrent Session Award for his session "Working with DARPA: From Applicaiton Submission to Award Management" from the SRA Annual Meeting in Las Vegas last October. He will be(...)

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Cooper Named Master in the American College of Physicians

Cooper Named Master in the American College of Physicians

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David Cooper, professor in the Division of Endocrinology, was recently elevated to master in the American College of Physicians. This honor was bestowed on only two clinicians throughout the entire state of Maryland this year, and is recognition of his work as a master clinician and his international contributions to the understanding and management of thyroid(...)

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Meadowcroft Named Human Resources Director

Meadowcroft Named Human Resources Director

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Kim Meadowcroft will become the DOM's human resources director effective October 17, 2016. In this role, she will lead the HR team in a strategic and proactive way to address the changing needs of the department. Some of her first projects will include implementing the impact of the FLSA changes and identifying opportunities for the HR(...)

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