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Cosgrove selected to participate in the White House’s Antibiotic Stewardship Initiative

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Sara Cosgrove, associate professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases and director of the Johns Hopkins Antimicrobial Stewardship Program was selected by the White House to help address solutions to the ever-growing problem of antibiotic-resistant bacteria. Dr. Cosgrove, along with more than 150 stakeholders in the field, outlined current and future contributions to antibiotic stewardship(...)

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Golden awarded R34 grant

Golden awarded R34 grant

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Dr. Sherita Golden, professor and executive vice-chair of the Department of Medicine, was recently awarded an R34 grant for the study entitled “Implementation and Evaluation of an Inpatient Diabetes Superuser Education Program.” The study will be funded through an R34 mechanism, Pragmatic Research in Healthcare Setting, through the National Institute for Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney(...)

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Vice Chair and Associate Vice Chair for Innovation and Commercialization Announced

Vice Chair and Associate Vice Chair for Innovation and Commercialization Announced

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Drs. Pankaj Jay Pasricha and Kieren Marr were named the Vice Chair and Associate Vice Chair for Innovation and Commercialization, respectively, beginning June 15, 2015. In these roles, they will work to foster a culture of innovation in the department and help create pathways to turn scholarly activity of our scientists and clinician-scientists into products(...)

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Ebola Response Team Earns MHA’s Distinguished Service Award

Ebola Response Team Earns MHA’s Distinguished Service Award

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At its annual meeting on Tuesday, June 2, the Maryland Hospital Association presented the Distinguished Service Award to the Ebola Response Team here at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Distinguished Service Award is the MHA’s highest honor and was given to caregivers at the three hospitals designated as Maryland’s Ebola treatment centers: Johns Hopkins Hospital, MedStar(...)

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American Thoracic Society Awards

American Thoracic Society Awards

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Roy Brower, professor in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical and Care Medicine, was recently awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Critical Care Assembly of the American Thoracic Society. This award signifies a career devoted to research and teaching of the science and practice of critical care medicine and outstanding service to the assembly(...)

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Yeh inducted to Delta Omega Society

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Dr. Jessica Yeh, associate professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, core faculty in the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research and senior epidemiologist for the Osler Housestaff Research Program, was elected to the Alpha Chapter of the Delta Omega Society at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Delta Omega(...)

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Choi receives National Kidney Foundation’s Garabed Eknoyan Award

Choi receives National Kidney Foundation’s Garabed Eknoyan Award

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Michael Choi, associate professor and clinical director of the Division of Nephrology, received the National Kidney Foundation’s Garabed Eknoyan Award recognizing his contributions to the Kidney Disease Outcomes Quality Initiative (KDOQI) and clinical research in the field of kidney disease. Dr. Choi is a member of the National Kidney Foundation’s board of directors and vice(...)

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Desai named Young Leader to Watch by APDIM

Desai named Young Leader to Watch by APDIM

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Sanjay Desai, associate professor in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and director of the Osler Medical Training Program was named the Young Leader to Watch at the national meeting of Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine (APDIM) as part of the spotlight series. The APDIM Member Spotlight Series is a program(...)

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2015 Diversity Leadership Council Diversity Recognition Awards

2015 Diversity Leadership Council Diversity Recognition Awards

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Jen Hayashi was selected by the Johns Hopkins Institutions Diversity Leadership Council to receive a 2015 Diversity Recognition Award along with Chelsea Ngongang, senior resident in the Bayview medicine program who has been a staunch advocate for diversity and inclusion in our residency programs and Bayview senior resident, Rachel Kruzan who has done extensive outreach work(...)

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