Research

New Frontiers in 3D Printing at Johns Hopkins University

New Frontiers in 3D Printing at Johns Hopkins University

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The Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, and the Departments of Neurosurgery and Biomedical Engineering are hosting a half-day symposium, “New Frontiers in 3D Printing at Johns Hopkins University,” on June 10 from 1 to 5 p.m. in the Mountcastle Auditorium, Pre-Clinical Teaching Building (PCTB), located on 725 North Wolfe Street. Event check-in, refreshments and a vendor(...)

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Hansel to Lead Research Center to Study Environmental Health Disparities

Hansel to Lead Research Center to Study Environmental Health Disparities

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Nadia Hansel, associate professor in the Division of Pulmonary, was recently named the leader of one of five new research centers funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to improve health in communities overwhelmed by pollution and other environmental factors that contribute to health disparities. The JHU project, funded by a $1.5 million(...)

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Johns Hopkins Summer Institute in Health Equity Research

Johns Hopkins Summer Institute in Health Equity Research

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We would like to  invite interested DOM faculty to participate in the inaugural Johns Hopkins Summer Institute in Health Equity Research on July 13-14, 2016 on the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine campus. The course will feature medical professionals and public health researchers with substantial experience in health equity research. Course participants will have the opportunity(...)

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Discovery of Genetic Basis of Monogenic Heart, Lung, Blood, and Sleep Disorders RFA

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Purpose: To stimulate discoveries of the genetic basis of Mendelian or monogenic disorders that significantly affect heart, lung, blood, and sleep (HLBS) systems, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) will provide free genome-wide sequencing service to investigators conducting genetic discovery research of monogenic heart, lung, blood, and sleep disorders. The studies facilitatedby this Funding(...)

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Annual Diabetes Research Center Symposium

Annual Diabetes Research Center Symposium

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The Annual Diabetes Research Center Symposium will take place on Wednesday, May 18 from 2:30-6 p.m. in the Zayed Auditorium, 21119A. The keynote lecture, "Is GLP-1 a hormone: Whether and when?" will be given by David D'Alessio, chief of the Division of Endocrinology, associate director of Molecular Physiology Institute and professor of Medicine and Physiology(...)

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What’s the Big Idea?

What’s the Big Idea?

Posted by  | Education, Research, Vice Chair Contributors

My morning started like most school days. Kid commotion: cries over the hairbrush, breakfast dish banging and a 15-minute music play-off featuring the 5th grade oboe vs. 2nd grade piano. I mused that the earplug inventor had at least two kids, maybe more. For a curtain call, my 11-year old battled her backpack. I observed(...)

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Older Americans Independence Center Request for Proposals

Older Americans Independence Center Request for Proposals

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The JHU Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center (OAIC) is seeking proposals from faculty researchers for studies related to frailty and late-life decline as articulated in the two requests for proposals linked below. Successful applicants would receive salary, research core support and mentorship in aging and frailty research (biological, clinical, translational and epidemiological) through(...)

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