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Sponsored Staff Recognition Awards

Sponsored Staff Recognition Awards

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Individual Staff Member award We are very happy to award the inaugural Staff Recognition Award to Laura Noffke (right), research service manager in the Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine. Laura has exceeded in every one of the criteria for this award: leadership, teamwork, can-do attitude, resourcefulness and dedication. Pulmonary has pioneered the pre-(...)

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Cooper and the CVD Disparities Center recognized at AAMC meeting

Cooper and the CVD Disparities Center recognized at AAMC meeting

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The Johns Hopkins Center to Eliminate Cardiovascular Health Disparities and more specifically, Lisa Cooper, professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, were recognized for their hard work at the annual meeting of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) by AAMC president and CEO, Darrell Kirch. In his presidential address he said, “Or consider(...)

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Five DOM Faculty Among Most-Cited Researchers

Five DOM Faculty Among Most-Cited Researchers

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Five Department of Medicine faculty members have been named Highly Cited Researchers 2015 by Thomson Reuters, which identifies the world’s most influential contemporary researchers across 21 scientific fields. Over three thousand researchers earned the distinction by writing the greatest numbers of reports officially designated by Essential Science Indicators (ESI) as Highly Cited Papers—ranking among the top 1(...)

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Panek elected Vice President of SHM’s Maryland Chapter

Panek elected Vice President of SHM’s Maryland Chapter

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Tiffani Panek, division administrator of the Division of Hospital Medicine at Bayview, was recently elected to be the vice president of the Society of Hospital Medicine's (SHM) Maryland Chapter and became the only practice administrator currently in chapter leadership. Tiffani has attended the SHM Leadership Academy in Austin, Texas, received their Certificate of Leadership and(...)

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Congrats to Kass and Paolocci whose pharmaceuticals company will be acquired by Bristol-Myers Squibb

Congrats to Kass and Paolocci whose pharmaceuticals company will be acquired by Bristol-Myers Squibb

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David Kass, professor in the Division of Cardiology, and Nazareno Paolocci, assistant professor in the Division of Cardiology, along with John Toscano in the Department of Chemistry are the scientific founders of Cardioxyl Pharmaceuticals, a private biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of novel therapeutic agents for the treatment of cardiovascular disease that(...)

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Snyder named President of ISOQOL

Snyder named President of ISOQOL

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Claire Snyder, associate professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was installed as president of the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL). ISOQOL's mission is to advance the scientific study of health-related quality of life and other patient-centered outcomes to identify effective interventions, enhance the quality of health care and promote the health(...)

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Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America Hosts 7th Annual Spotlight Gala and Chef’s Tasting

Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America Hosts 7th Annual Spotlight Gala and Chef’s Tasting

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The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA), Maryland/Southern DelawareChapter, will host their Annual Spotlight Gala and Chef’s Tasting at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel on Friday, November 6. The gala will honor Dr. Theodore Bayless, for his work in the field of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) with the Honored Hero of Distinction & Lifetime(...)

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Shochet receives Arky Award

Shochet receives Arky Award

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Robert Shochet, associate professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine received the Ron Arky Award of the Learning Communities Institute (LCI) due to his contributions to the development of learning communities in medical education. Ron Arky, professor of medicine and director of the Francis Peabody Society at the Harvard University School of Medicine, has(...)

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Cooper wins PCORI Research Funding

Cooper wins PCORI Research Funding

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Lisa Cooper, professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, and her research team, have been selected by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to receive a $12.2 million research award, which will be funded by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) through a partnership with NIH. Cooper, a nationally recognized leader in research to(...)

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Celebrating 200+ Women Professors

Celebrating 200+ Women Professors

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Celebrate the promotion to professor of over 200 women on Wednesday, October 14, at 4 p.m. in the Chevy Chase Bank Auditorium. A reception will follow the celebration. Paul Rothman and Janice Clements, vice dean for faculty, will host the celebration. Linda Fried and Julie Freischlag, now deans, will speak about their personal journeys as(...)

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