Marr awarded Rustgi Family Fund grant

Marr awarded Rustgi Family Fund grant

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Kieren Marr, professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases and associate vice chair for innovation and commercialization, along with Supirya Munshaw from the Carey Business School, was recently awarded a $2,500 Rustgi Fund grant for their study “Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Medical Research.” The Rustgi Family Fund in Entrepreneurship was established in honor of Motil(...)

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O-GlcNAcomic profiling identifies widespread O-GlcNAcylation in oxidative phosphorylation system regulating cardiac mitochondrial function

O-GlcNAcomic profiling identifies widespread O-GlcNAcylation in oxidative phosphorylation system regulating cardiac mitochondrial function

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For our final Article of the Week of 2015, we feature a collaborative effort between Brian O’Rourke’s and Gerald Hart’s labs that was recently named one of the Journal of Biological Chemisty’s best of 2015. To see all of the 16 papers to receive this distinction, click here: http://www.jbc.org/content/290/49/29141.long ARTICLE: O-GlcNAcomic profiling identifies widespread O-GlcNAcylation(...)

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Faculty Promotions

Faculty Promotions

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Congratulations to all of the below faculty members who have been promoted since October. A special congratulations goes out to Seva Polotsky (pictured) who will be honored at the School of Medicine’s annual professorial dinner in December 2016. Promoted to Professor: Vsevolod “Seva” Y. Polotsky, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine Promoted to Associate(...)

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Bumpus named contributor for Science Magazine

Bumpus named contributor for Science Magazine

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Namandje Bumpus, associate professor in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology and associate dean for institutional and student equity, has recently become a contributor for Science, where she will write about issues regarding educational equity. To read her first piece, published earlier this month, click here: http://sciencecareers.sciencemag.org/career_magazine/previous_issues/articles/2015_12_07/caredit.a1500273 Below, Dr. Bumpus answers questions about her new role from(...)

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December Updates!

December Updates!

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Dear Medical Nursing Family, Thank you for creating a positive healing experience for our patients. We hope you have a peaceful holiday season and that the new year brings you much joy. Best Wishes & Happy Holidays, -Ron and Terry   View a special 2015 elf message from Ron, Terry, Donna and Katie here:  http://www.elfyourself.com/?mId=66745957.3(...)

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Trends in National Institutes of Health Funding for Clinical Trials Registered in ClinicalTrials.gov

Trends in National Institutes of Health Funding for Clinical Trials Registered in ClinicalTrials.gov

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ARTICLE: Trends in National Institutes of Health Funding for Clinical Trials Registered in ClinicalTrials.gov AUTHORS: Ehrhardt S, Appel LJ, Meinert CL JOURNAL: JAMA. 2015 Dec 15;314(23):2566-7. doi: 10.1001/jama.2015.12206 Since 2006, the number of industry-sponsored clinical trials studying the benefits and harms of medical treatments has risen dramatically, while the number of clinical trials funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has fallen substantially, according to new Johns(...)

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Colburn named Tideswell Leadership Scholar

Colburn named Tideswell Leadership Scholar

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Jessica Colburn, assistant professor in the Division of Geriatric Medicine, was named a Tideswell Leadership Scholar by the American Geriatrics Society (AGS). The AGS partnered with Tideswell at UCSF and the Association of Geriatric Academic Programs (ADGAP) on a National Leadership Development Program, a yearlong leadership development program for emerging leaders in the field of aging. Supported by the Stephen(...)

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Call for Applications – Associate Program Director for JHBMC Internal Medicine Residency Program

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We are currently seeking an Associate Program Director focusing in primary care for the Johns Hopkins Bayview Internal Medicine Residency Program. Through its Primary Care Track, the residency program has become one of the nation's most highly regarded training programs in primary care internal medicine, recognized for numerous innovations in medical education. The Associate Program(...)

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