The Leaves are Changing and So Are We!

The Leaves are Changing and So Are We!

Posted by  | Nursing Matters

Autumn is here! As temperatures drop and flu season approaches, please remember to get immunized. Epic Update:  As the organization transitions to a new Electronic Medical Record (EMR), the countdown to the Bayview implementation on December 1, 2015 is fast approaching. Let’s show our support for our colleagues by supporting them during their Go-Live throughout the(...)

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Miller-Coulson Academy of Clinical Excellence Call for Nominations

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The Miller-Coulson Academy of Clinical Excellence is now accepting nominations of clinically excellent physician-faculty members, and will do so through September 25, 2015. The Miller-Coulson Academy of Clinical Excellence aims to recognize and promote clinical excellence at Johns Hopkins for the benefit of the individuals and communities that we serve. Physicians from all departments at(...)

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Satisfaction with primary care provider involvement is associated with greater weight loss: Results from the practice-based POWER trial

Satisfaction with primary care provider involvement is associated with greater weight loss: Results from the practice-based POWER trial

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ARTICLE: Satisfaction with primary care provider involvement is associated with greater weight loss: Results from the practice-based POWER trial AUTHORS: Wendy L. Bennett, Nae-Yuh Wang, Kimberly A. Gudzune, Arlene T. Dalcin, Sara N. Bleich, Lawrence J. Appel, Jeanne M. Clark JOURNAL: Patient Educ Couns. 2015 Sep;98(9):1099-105. doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2015.05.006. Epub 2015 May 27 Abstract OBJECTIVE: To evaluate(...)

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Employee Service Milestones

Employee Service Milestones

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Hopkins runs on dedicated employees. For that reason, it is important that we recognize the members of our team who have spent significant portions of their careers working to improve our organization. Below is a list of hospital employees in the Department of Medicine that will be recognized at the 2015 Employee Service Awards Ceremony(...)

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Professor Promotions

Professor Promotions

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FY15 saw the promotions of 14 well-deserving members of our department across many divisions and specialties. The below individuals demonstrate the diversity and proficiency that spans the Department of Medicine and succeeded in surpassing an extremely competitive process in order to earn the title of Professor of Medicine. Congratulations to: Theodore Abraham, Division of Cardiology(...)

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Engagement All-Stars

Engagement All-Stars

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2015 proved to be a successful Employee Engagement Survey year with 69 percent of the 41,000 faculty and staff members of Johns Hopkins Medicine participating. To read the comments from leaders across the Hopkins organizations commending participants, click here: http://intranet.insidehopkinsmedicine.org/human_resources/managers/employee_engagement/_docs/quotes-from-leadership.pdf Three groups within the Department of Medicine achieved a GrandMean in the 75th percentile or(...)

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Contraceptive Use and Factors Associated With Postpartum Surgical Sterilization Among HIV-Infected Women in Pune, India

Contraceptive Use and Factors Associated With Postpartum Surgical Sterilization Among HIV-Infected Women in Pune, India

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ARTICLE: Contraceptive Use and Factors Associated With Postpartum Surgical Sterilization Among HIV-Infected Women in Pune, India AUTHORS: Nishi Suryavanshi, Vidya Mave, Nikhil Gupte, Ramesh Bhosale, Pradeep Sambarey, Sandesh Patil, Jayagowri Sastry, Robert Bollinger, Amita Gupta, Anita Shankar & The SWEN India Study Team JOURNAL: Journal of HIV/AIDS & Social Services, Volume 14, Issue 3, 2015(...)

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Global Health Faculty Grants

Global Health Faculty Grants

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These grants provide seed funds to eligible faculty in all Hopkins schools to enable and support global health research projects. The Johns Hopkins Center for Global Health plans to award up to ten $50,000 grants this year, depending upon the number of fundable applications and availability of funds. Grant applications are due October 19, 2015. Review eligibility(...)

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Association of American Physicians Nominations Open

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The Association of American Physicians is a professional organization founded in 1885 by seven physicians, including our own Dr. William Osler, for the advancement of scientific and practical medicine. Since then, the organization has celebrated the contributions of physician scientists to medicine, and many Hopkins professors are members. Dean Rothman is the immediate past President, and David(...)

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