JSPS Travel and Collaborative Research Fellowships

JSPS Travel and Collaborative Research Fellowships

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Fellows and junior faculty interested in short-term exposure to overseas programs and transcontinental scientific exchange are encouraged to apply for the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Travel and Collaborative Research Fellowships. The program invites researchers with excellent records of research achievements for short-term visits to Japan and provides them opportunities for discussions,(...)

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Medicine (and Compensation) Matters: Faculty Forum Recap

Medicine (and Compensation) Matters: Faculty Forum Recap

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Thank you for everyone who attended one of the open forums last month to discuss our progress toward building a comprehensive departmental compensation model. I continue to appreciate the high level of engagement on this important project. For those faculty who were not able to attend any of the sessions due to scheduling conflicts, a(...)

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Kalyani and Ziegelstein receive JHU Alumni Association Awards

Kalyani and Ziegelstein receive JHU Alumni Association Awards

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Dr. Rita Kalyani, assistant professor in Division of Endocrinology, and Roy Ziegelstein, professor in the Division of Cardiology and vice dean for education, were among the 24 award recipients honored at June JHU Alumni Association’s Biennial Meeting and Reunion. Dr. Kalyani was named one of the Johns Hopkins University Alumni Association Outstanding Recent Graduate award(...)

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Citrullination of myofilament proteins in heart failure

Citrullination of myofilament proteins in heart failure

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ARTICLE: Citrullination of myofilament proteins in heart failure AUTHORS: J. Fert-Bober, J.T. Giles, R.J. Holewinski, J.A. Kirk, H. Uhrigshardt, E.L. Crowgey, F. Andrade, C.O. Bingham 3rd, J.K. Park, M.K. Halushka, D.A. Kass, J.M. Bathon and J.E. Van Eyk JOURNAL: Cardiovasc Res. 2015 Jun 25. pii: cvv185. [Epub ahead of print] Abstract AIM: Citrullination, the post-translational(...)

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Bumpus Named Associate Dean for Institutional and Student Equity

Bumpus Named Associate Dean for Institutional and Student Equity

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Namandje Bumpus, associate professor of medicine in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology and of pharmacology and molecular sciences, became the associate dean for institutional and student equity, beginning July 1, 2015. Dr. Bumpus’ two main areas of focus include: institutional equity and academic achievement for graduate biomedical students, with special attention paid to helping vulnerable(...)

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Haywood Receives Johns Hopkins Catalyst Award

Haywood Receives Johns Hopkins Catalyst Award

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The Johns Hopkins Catalyst Award provides grant awards to support the promising research and creative endeavors of early career faculty. The awards aim to help launch faculty members on a path to a sustainable and rewarding academic career. The program encompasses not only funding but also mentoring opportunities and the chance to join a cohort(...)

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Santonio Holmes III and Long Foundation Visit

Santonio Holmes III and Long Foundation Visit

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https://animoto.com/play/iYRTe6Nm9hQQbHh6S9xGgA?autostart=1 Follow the link above to watch the video from Santonio Holmes' visit to the Johns Hopkins Adult Sickle Cell Center in June to learn about our sickle cell programs. For more information about the III & Long Foundation, visit their website: http://www.thirdandlongfoundation.org/

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Removal of Abnormal Myofilament O-GlcNAcylation Restores Ca2+ Sensitivity in Diabetic Cardiac Muscle

Removal of Abnormal Myofilament O-GlcNAcylation Restores Ca2+ Sensitivity in Diabetic Cardiac Muscle

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ARTICLE: Removal of Abnormal Myofilament O-GlcNAcylation Restores Ca2+ Sensitivity in Diabetic Cardiac Muscle AUTHORS: Genaro A. Ramirez-Correa, Junfeng Ma, Chad Slawson, Quira Zeidan, Nahyr S. Lugo-Fagundo, Mingguo Xu, Xiaoxu Shen, Wei Dong Gao, Viviane Caceres, Khalid Chakir, Lauren DeVine, Robert Cole, Luigi Marchionni, Nazareno Paolocci, Gerald W. Hart and Anne M. Murphy JOURNAL: Diabetes. 2015 Jun(...)

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