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ASCI Council Young Physician-Scientist Awards Call for Nominations

ASCI Council Young Physician-Scientist Awards Call for Nominations

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We are pleased to call for nominations for the 2017 American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI) Council Young Physician-Scientist Awards. We seek nominations of outstanding physician-scientists who are funded by NIH K or similar career-development awards, and who have recently received their first faculty appointment (preferably within the past 5 years). This is an excellent(...)

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Diabetes Research Center Pilot and Feasibility Grant Program

Diabetes Research Center Pilot and Feasibility Grant Program

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The JHU-UMD-DRC Pilot and Feasibility (P&F) Program provides up to four grants of  $50,000 in direct costs towards the development of preliminary data sufficient for the application of a research grant, or towards the testing of an innovative hypothesis, which might have important implications or yield significant results for diabetes-related research. Translational studies are encouraged.(...)

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Brancati Center Pilot Grant Program

Brancati Center Pilot Grant Program

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The overall goal of the 2016-2017 Brancati Center Pilot Research Grant Program is to support research related to substance misuse in Baltimore City. The center seeks to fund novel but mature research plans that have potential to provide convincing data that will either (1) offer ways to immediately improve community-based care or (2) garner external funding(...)

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Fall HealthCare Innovation Showcase & Shark Tank

Fall HealthCare Innovation Showcase & Shark Tank

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1 p.m.–1:15 p.m. Welcome to JHU-CBID’s Shark Tank & Showcase 2016! 1:15 p.m.–1:30 p.m. Healthcare Design Teams – Project Videos First set of 7 short videos by BME Undergrad Design Teams 1:30 p.m.–1:45 p.m. CBID Program updates 1:45 p.m.–2 p.m. Healthcare Design Teams – Project Videos Second set of 7 short videos by BME Undergrad Design Teams 2 p.m.–2:45(...)

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Primary Care Consortium Small Grant Program

Primary Care Consortium Small Grant Program

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The Primary Care Consortium (PCC) is has announced it will be funding 3-5 grants in the $5,000 to $20,000 range as part of its Small Grant Program for 2017.  The mission of the PCC is to provide a broadly collaborative and multi-disciplinary academic home at Hopkins for research, education, quality improvement and innovation designed to improve(...)

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Johns Hopkins ICTR and CFAR Second Annual Symposium

Johns Hopkins ICTR and CFAR Second Annual Symposium

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“Translational Research Successes: Clinical and Laboratory Core Collaborations” will take place on Tuesday, December 6, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Owens Auditorium, Koch Cancer Research Building. 8:45-9:10 am Meet and Greet Breakfast 9:10-9:30 am ICTR and ICTR/CFAR “Laboratory Core Introduction,” Dr. Craig Hendrix 9:30-9:55 am “MRBOT translation to clinical procedure as 1st in human robot-assisted(...)

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Five DOM Faculty Among Most Cited Researchers

Five DOM Faculty Among Most Cited Researchers

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Five Department of Medicine faculty members have been named Highly Cited Researchers 2016 by Thomson Reuters, which identifies the world’s most influential contemporary researchers across 21 scientific fields. Over three thousand researchers earned the distinction by writing the greatest numbers of reports officially designated by Essential Science Indicators (ESI) as Highly Cited Papers—ranking among the top 1 percent(...)

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Spotlight on Diabetes

Spotlight on Diabetes

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Recently, several DOM faculty members have been recognized for their contributions to diabetes research. Landon King, professor in the Division of Pulmonary and executive vice dean for Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, represented Johns Hopkins Medicine at the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Greater Chesapeake and Potomac Chapter Hope Gala on Saturday, November 12. The(...)

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Nimgaonkar Wins QuickFire Challenge Grant

Nimgaonkar Wins QuickFire Challenge Grant

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Ashish Nimgaonkar, assistant professor in Gastroenterology and co-founder and CEO of Glyscend, Inc., was recently awarded a $500,000 grant from Johnson & Johnson LLC and Janssen Research & Development, LLC as part of the World Without Disease QuickFire Challenge at the 2016 Partnering for Cures conference. Glyscend aims to revolutionize the treatment for metabolic diseases such as type 2(...)

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