Congratulations

Garibaldi Awarded Barondess Fellowship

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Brian Garibaldi, assistant professor in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, was recently awarded the Jeremiah A. Barondess Fellowship by the New York Academy of Medicine. In 2003, Jeremiah A. Barondess, M.D., president of the New York Academy of Medicine, led a successful program on "Enhancing Education for the Clinical Transaction." To honor(...)

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Ahima Named Director of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Ahima Named Director of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

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We are delighted to announce that Rexford Ahima will join Johns Hopkins Medicine on as the Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Diabetes, director of the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, and leader of the Diabetes Initiative at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Ahima will assume division directorship on June 1, 2016, succeeding(...)

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Howell Named Master in Hospital Medicine

Howell Named Master in Hospital Medicine

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Eric Howell, associate professor and director of the Division of Hospital Medicine, has been named a Master in Hospital Medicine by the Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM). Eric is now one of only 21 hospitalists worldwide to hold this distinction along with Bob Wachter, also known as the father of hospital medicine, and Larry Wellikson,(...)

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Kalyani named Co-Chair for the ADA’s Professional Practice Committee

Kalyani named Co-Chair for the ADA’s Professional Practice Committee

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Rita Kalyani, assistant professor in the Division of Endocrinology, has been asked to co-chair the American Diabetes Association's Professional Practice Committee (PPC). The PPC is responsible for overseeing the annual publication of the standards of care used both nationally and internationally for diabetes management. Appointment to the PPC is based on excellence in clinical practice(...)

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Holmes Receives MLK Community Service Award

Holmes Receives MLK Community Service Award

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April Holmes, medication technician for Hopkins ElderPlus, received a Martin Luther King Jr. Community Service Award at Hopkins’ 34th Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration on Friday, January 8. April was honored due to her work with both the Bea Gaddy Family Center and the O’Donnell Heights Tenants Council as well as for her commitment to(...)

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Solomon Receives Avenir Award

Solomon Receives Avenir Award

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Sunil Solomon, assistant professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases, recently received the Avenir Award from the National Institute on Drug Abuse in the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The Avenir Award, using the French word for future, looks toward the future by supporting early stage investigators proposing highly innovative studies. Dr. Soloman’s study focuses(...)

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Miller Appointed Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs for the Johns Hopkins Health System

Miller Appointed Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs for the Johns Hopkins Health System

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Redonda Miller, associate professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was named Senior Vice President of medical affairs for the Johns Hopkins Health System, effective Jan. 1, 2016. Redonda currently serves as vice president of medical affairs for The Johns Hopkins Hospital, a position she has held since 2009. From the outset, as our(...)

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Nelson 4 named Service Stars

Nelson 4 named Service Stars

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Congratulations to the multidisciplinary staff of Nelson 4 who were named one of Johns Hopkins Hospital's quarterly Service Stars. Please take a moment to view their picture on the plasma screens around the hospital. Thank you to the Nelson 4 team for your outstanding patient-centered care!

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Gudzune awarded Junior Investigator Award

Gudzune awarded Junior Investigator Award

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Kimberly Gudzune, assistant professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine recently received the Annals of Internal Medicine's Junior Investigator Recognition Award for the article "Efficacy of commercial weight-loss programs: an updated systematic review." See the abstract here: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25844997 See the full article here: http://annals.org/article.aspx?articleid=2214178 Annals of Internal Medicine and the American College of Physicians began recognizing excellence(...)

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