Research

Catalyst and Discovery Awards

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The Johns Hopkins University Discovery Awards focus on cross-university, faculty-led research and discovery. We aim for these awards of up to $150,000 to spark new interactions among faculty from across the university. A number of the awards are reserved for faculty teams that will use the funds to get started while they seek an externally(...)

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Johns Hopkins approved to perform HIV-positive to HIV-positive organ transplants

Johns Hopkins approved to perform HIV-positive to HIV-positive organ transplants

Posted by  | Patient Care, Research

Christine Durand, assistant professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases, and Dorey Segev in the Department of Surgery are PIs on the NIH grant that will design and implement the clinical trial to do HIV-positive to HIV-positive organ transplants at multiple centers across the country. Christine, along with Kieren Marr, professor in the Division of(...)

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Dean’s Research Integrity Lecture

Dean’s Research Integrity Lecture

Posted by  | CME, Research

Namandje Bumpus, associate professor in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology, will speak at next week's lecture. Contact the Office of Policy Coordination, Division of Research Integrity for more information. Phone: 410-516-5560 Email: integrity@jhmi.edu

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Save the Date: 7th Annual Cardiovascular Research Retreat

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The 7th Annual Cardiovascular Research Retreat will take place on Friday, June 3, 2016. As in prior years, this will be a full day event, starting at 8:30 a.m. and ending in the late afternoon. The meeting will be held on the East Baltimore JHMI campus in the Koch Center Research Building Auditorium: 1550 Orleans Street Baltimore,(...)

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Innovation and Commercialization in Medicine: on DOM InCMed

Innovation and Commercialization in Medicine: on DOM InCMed

Posted by  | Education, Research, Vice Chair Contributors

The word “innovation” appears almost everywhere. According to Google’s ngram word use database, the word overtook “invention” around 1970. Now, almost 50 years later, the word is used as a noun, verb and adjective- frequently as a buzzword in entrepreneurial circles. Last year, our DOM leadership assigned two vice chairs of “Innovation and Commercialization.”  We(...)

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Request for Applications for Research on Sex/Gender Differences in Medicine and Public Health

Request for Applications for Research on Sex/Gender Differences in Medicine and Public Health

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The Johns Hopkins Women’s Health Research Group (WHRG) and the Foundation for Gender-Specific Medicine plan to fund two seed grants of $25,000 to enable junior faculty researchers to collect pilot data, conduct feasibility studies and/or demonstrate interdisciplinary collaborations that would enhance applications to the NIH, NSF, etc. (e.g. R01s, K-awards) for research on the role of(...)

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Town Hall Meeting to Discuss Important Changes in the ICTR Clinical Research Units (former GCRC)

Town Hall Meeting to Discuss Important Changes in the ICTR Clinical Research Units (former GCRC)

Posted by  | Administration, Research

There will be an Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR) town hall meeting on Wednesday, January 20 from 4-5 p.m. in Hurd Hall (with a live broadcast to Carroll Auditorium at Bayview) to discuss important upcoming changes in the ICTR support of clinical studies performed in the Clinical Research Units (CRUs) on both the East(...)

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