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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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Marr awarded Rustgi Family Fund grant

Marr awarded Rustgi Family Fund grant

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Kieren Marr, professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases and associate vice chair for innovation and commercialization, along with Supirya Munshaw from the Carey Business School, was recently awarded a $2,500 Rustgi Fund grant for their study “Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Medical Research.” The Rustgi Family Fund in Entrepreneurship was established in honor of Motil(...)

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Faculty Promotions

Faculty Promotions

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Congratulations to all of the below faculty members who have been promoted since October. A special congratulations goes out to Seva Polotsky (pictured) who will be honored at the School of Medicine’s annual professorial dinner in December 2016. Promoted to Professor: Vsevolod “Seva” Y. Polotsky, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine Promoted to Associate(...)

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Colburn named Tideswell Leadership Scholar

Colburn named Tideswell Leadership Scholar

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Jessica Colburn, assistant professor in the Division of Geriatric Medicine, was named a Tideswell Leadership Scholar by the American Geriatrics Society (AGS). The AGS partnered with Tideswell at UCSF and the Association of Geriatric Academic Programs (ADGAP) on a National Leadership Development Program, a yearlong leadership development program for emerging leaders in the field of aging. Supported by the Stephen(...)

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Feinberg named Bloomberg Distinguished Professor

Feinberg named Bloomberg Distinguished Professor

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Andy Feinberg, professor in the Division of Molecular Medicine, was named the 18th Bloomberg Distinguished Professor and will now be appointed in the Bloomberg School of Public Health's Department of Mental Health and the Whiting School of Engineering's Department of Biomedical Engineering, where he will be mentoring students and teaching an undergraduate course in epigenetics(...)

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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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