Research

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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Emergency Zika Design Challenge

Emergency Zika Design Challenge

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The Johns Hopkins University Center for Bioengineering Innovation & Design (CBID) and Jhpiego invite you to take part in a weekend design challenge to focus on the prevention of mosquito bites in an effort to reduce the spread of Zika. Despite significant efforts and technological advancements, mosquitoes continue to pose considerable public health problems across(...)

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Kirk Named Fulbright Global Scholar

Kirk Named Fulbright Global Scholar

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Gregory Kirk, professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases, has been named a Fulbright Global Scholar to pursue research and mentorship focused on the global impact of the intersecting HIV and non-communicable disease (NCD) epidemics. From 2016 to 2019, he will spend 2 months each year working sequentially in Barbados, the Netherlands and South Africa. These(...)

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Dean’s Research Integrity Lecture

Dean’s Research Integrity Lecture

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Topic:  The Potti Case: A Journalist’s Perspective on an Unfolding Scandal in Research Integrity Speaker:  Paul Goldberg Date:  Thursday, March 31 Time:  3:30-5 p.m. Location:  Chevy Chase Auditorium – Zayed 2119A (Simulcast to the Carroll Auditorium, Bayview) 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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AHA’s Go Red For Women Research Network

AHA’s Go Red For Women Research Network

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Johns Hopkins has been awarded one of five centers that form the American Heart Association’s (AHA) Go Red for Women Research Network. The award for $3.7 million over a four-year period will support work spanning from basic science to population/epidemiology studies. The Hopkins center, entitled Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction: Female Sex-Hormones and Cyclic(...)

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IDAMS: A New Program for DOM Faculty from InCMed and Carey School

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Initial Discovery Assessment and Market Scan (IDAMS) is a program co-sponsored by the Carey Business School and the Department of Medicine’s InCMed program to assist the department’s investigators in assessing their scientific ideas for potential commercialization. Investigators who would like to know if their discoveries might be commercializable are paired with a team of MBA(...)

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