Research

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?

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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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Johns Hopkins Primary Care Consortium Grants

Johns Hopkins Primary Care Consortium Grants

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The Johns Hopkins Primary Care Consortium recently announced that it will fund the following grants involving DOM faculty, fellows and staff: The TEACH Curriculum – Training for Engagement and Advocacy for Community Health Principal Investigator:  Erica Johnson, MD, assistant professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases Co-Investigators:  Manasa Ayyala, MD, fellow in GIM, and Stephanie Nothelle,(...)

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Precision Medicine Centers of Excellence Call for Applications

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Johns Hopkins Medicine is seeking applications for Precision Medicine Centers of Excellence (PMCOEs). The below call for applications describes the rationale and suggested review criteria. The DOM can submit five applications for this initial round of funding. Gregory Kirk and Brian O'Rourke, vice chairs for research, will convene a small group of senior faculty to assist in(...)

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Cardiology Research Retreat

Cardiology Research Retreat

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The 7th Annual JHMI Cardiovascular Research Retreat will take place on Friday, June 3 in the Owens Auditorium and Conference Venue, Koch Cancer Research Building. PLEASE REMEMBER TO REGISTER:  http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/heart_vascular_institute/research/research_retreat/ Abstracts welcome! The deadline for submission is Tuesday, May 17 at midnight. All forms and instructions for abstract submissions are available at the above link. Speakers include(...)

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Sleep and Circadian Research Day

Sleep and Circadian Research Day

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Don’t forget to mark your calendar for the 2nd Annual Johns Hopkins University Sleep & Circadian Reserach Day. The abstract deadline has been extended to Friday, April 22, 2016. Who: Basic & Clinical Researchers studying Sleep & Circadian Rhythms at Johns Hopkins and local institutions When: Monday, June 27, 2016, 9 am.m.- 4 p.m. Where: Chevy(...)

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Essential W’s of Intellectual Property at JHU: Why, What, When and Where?

Essential W’s of Intellectual Property at JHU: Why, What, When and Where?

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While we didn’t go into academic medicine to commercialize products, many of us have ideas and discoveries that can improve health. Intellectual Property (IP) has a broad definition- any new and useful process, machine, composition of matter, life form, article of manufacture, software, copyrighted work or tangible property. It’s imperative that we know our responsibilities(...)

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Aggarwal Receives Department of Defense Award

Aggarwal Receives Department of Defense Award

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The Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP) and the Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program Investigator-Initiated Research Award of the Department of Defense has funded Neil Aggarwal, assistant professor in the Division of Pulmonary, and partnering PI Nicola Heller with $1.5 million over 3 years to conduct research relating to Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS). ARDS(...)

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