Research

6th Annual Cardiovascular Research Retreat

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The 6th Annual Cardiovascular Research Retreat will be held on Friday, May 22, 2015 from 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. in the Albert Owens Auditorium in the Koch Cancer Research Building on the JHMI campus at 1551 East Jefferson Street. The deadline to submit an abstract for award consideration is Friday, May 8 at midnight. Monday, May 18 is(...)

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Eleventh Annual Northwestern Cardiovascular Young Investigators’ Forum

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Research in cardiovascular disease is key to understanding the pathophysiology of disease and unlocking new treatments. It is with these thoughts that Dr. Robert Bonow, program chair of the Eleventh Annual Northwestern Cardiovascular Young Investigators’ Forum, is hosting this CME-accredited program. The forum is designed for junior faculty and fellows enrolled in U.S.-based cardiology fellowship(...)

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New Feature: Article of the Week

New Feature: Article of the Week

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Beginning Wednesday, April 29 we will present a new feature to Medicine Matters that will highlight the successes and breadth of scientific achievements within the Department of Medicine. The Article of the Week will create a forum that aims to: Recognize and congratulate members of our department on the culmination of much hard work Connect(...)

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Faculty Scholar Program

Faculty Scholar Program

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The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Simons Foundation have joined forces with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute to support the Faculty Scholars Program. This competition aims to strengthen the community of basic researchers and physician scientists who bring innovative approaches to the study of biological problems. More information about the Faculty Scholars Program(...)

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Synergy and Innovation Awards

Synergy and Innovation Awards

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The School of Medicine Synergy and Innovation Awards are open to all faculty, and applications are due on May 1, 2015. The Synergy Awards aim to spark new collaborative projects between investigators and enhance scientific achievements of the highest quality and impact. As long as one of the co-principle investigators include a school of medicine(...)

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Tailored Recruitment Workshop

Tailored Recruitment Workshop

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The Research Participant and Community Partnership Core and the Center for Clinical Data Analytics will host the Tailored Recruitment Workshop entitled using de-identified clinical data & tools to develop a plan reach your population on Friday, April 17, from 9 a.m. to noon in the Miller Research Building, room G-01. Investigators, research nurses and research(...)

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2016 Scholar Innovator Award from the Harrington Discovery Institute

2016 Scholar Innovator Award from the Harrington Discovery Institute

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The Scholar Innovator Award from the Harrington Discovery Institute recognizes physician-scientist innovators throughout the U.S. whose research has the potential to change standard of care. The award provides research and drug development funding as well as non-financial support to selected innovators and their institutions to help bridge the gap between basic discovery and clinical introduction.(...)

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First Biocontainment Speaker Series

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The first Biocontainment Speaker Series hosted by the Department of Medicine and the new Johns Hopkins Biocontainment Unit will take place on Friday, April 3 from 3:00-4:30 P.M. in the Sheikh Zayed Tower’s Chevy Chase Bank Auditorium. Friday’s speakers include Ian Crozier, a physician who contracted Ebola and survivied after developing acute respiratory distress syndrome(...)

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Research Retreat

Research Retreat

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Thank you to all who participated in this year's wildly successful research retreat. With a record number of abstracts submitted, it is clear that the researchers here in the Department of Medicine are extremely passionate about their work. Congratulations to this year's award winners! Mentoring Awards: Levine Winners Mary Catherine Beach, MD, MPH Sherita Golden,(...)

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