Peguero named Administrator for the Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

Peguero named Administrator for the Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

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Victor Peguero has been named the new administrator for the Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine effective March 9. In this role, he will lead the division’s financial, operational and administrative activities to continue the success of one of the Department of Medicine’s largest divisions. Victor is a New Yorker who received his degree(...)

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Vote for the Hungry Village in the Ten by Twenty Challenge

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President Daniels’ Ten by Twenty aims to reach ten university-wide goals by the year 2020. The theme for this year’s Ten by Twenty Challenge is one university, aiming to advance collaboration in all areas across the university. Our own Traci Lambert and Phil Rizzo, research program assistants in the division of General Internal Medicine, have(...)

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Tailored Recruitment Workshop

Tailored Recruitment Workshop

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The Research Participant and Community Partnership Core and the Center for Clinical Data Analytics will host the Tailored Recruitment Workshop entitled using de-identified clinical data & tools to develop a plan reach your population on Friday, April 17, from 9 a.m. to noon in the Miller Research Building, room G-01. Investigators, research nurses and research(...)

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2016 Scholar Innovator Award from the Harrington Discovery Institute

2016 Scholar Innovator Award from the Harrington Discovery Institute

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The Scholar Innovator Award from the Harrington Discovery Institute recognizes physician-scientist innovators throughout the U.S. whose research has the potential to change standard of care. The award provides research and drug development funding as well as non-financial support to selected innovators and their institutions to help bridge the gap between basic discovery and clinical introduction.(...)

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Singer wins A. McGehee Harvey Award

Singer wins A. McGehee Harvey Award

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Benjamin Singer, a research and clinical fellow in the division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine has won the A. McGehee Harvey Award due to the high quality of his research. He will be recognized at the Young Investigators’ Day Program on April 16, 2015 where he will present a poster to deans, medical and(...)

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First Biocontainment Speaker Series

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The first Biocontainment Speaker Series hosted by the Department of Medicine and the new Johns Hopkins Biocontainment Unit will take place on Friday, April 3 from 3:00-4:30 P.M. in the Sheikh Zayed Tower’s Chevy Chase Bank Auditorium. Friday’s speakers include Ian Crozier, a physician who contracted Ebola and survivied after developing acute respiratory distress syndrome(...)

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Hager elected to Council of the Administrators of Internal Medicine (AIM)

Hager elected to Council of the Administrators of Internal Medicine (AIM)

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Dan Hager, MHA, division administrator of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, has been elected to the Council of the Administrators of Internal Medicine (AIM) as the individual member at-large. AIM is an organization of business administrators in departments of internal medicine at medical schools and affiliated teaching hospitals in the United States and Canada. Beginning a three(...)

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Research Retreat

Research Retreat

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Thank you to all who participated in this year's wildly successful research retreat. With a record number of abstracts submitted, it is clear that the researchers here in the Department of Medicine are extremely passionate about their work. Congratulations to this year's award winners! Mentoring Awards: Levine Winners Mary Catherine Beach, MD, MPH Sherita Golden,(...)

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