Solbert Permutt Memorial Lecture

Solbert Permutt Memorial Lecture

Posted by  | CME, Miscellaneous, Patient Care

The Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine cordially invites you to attend the Solbert Permutt Memorial Lecture entitled “Data Sharing in the Context of Clinical Trials” with speaker Jeffrey M. Drazen, MD, editor-in-chief of New England Journal of Medicine and Distinguished Parker B Francis Professor of Medicine of Harvard Medical School on Tuesday, September 26 at 4 p.m. in the Welch Medical(...)

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Alex’s Million Mile Benefitting Childhood Cancer Research

Alex’s Million Mile Benefitting Childhood Cancer Research

Posted by  | Civic Engagement

On September 1, we launched our fundraising campaign for the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation to cure childhood cancer. Please visit our Million Mile Smile site and contribute to this important cause: https://www.alexslemonade.org/mypage/1363043 Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation was started by an inspirational 4 year old little girl, Alex Scott, after she was diagnosed with an aggressive cancer (neuroblastoma).(...)

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The Society of Bedside Medicine

The Society of Bedside Medicine

Posted by  | Patient Care

The Society of Bedside Medicine (SBM) is a global community of physician educators dedicated to bedside teaching and improving physical examination and diagnostic skills. The purpose of the society is to foster a culture of bedside medicine through deliberate practice and teaching, and by encouraging innovation in education and research on the role of the(...)

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Epic Upgrade on September 10

Epic Upgrade on September 10

Posted by  | Patient Care

Over the next few days, our Epic environment will be upgraded to the most current version of the Epic software. This newest version of the product reflects many of the enhancements we have recently requested, and we are grateful for the contributions of our physicians, nurses and all healthcare professionals in defining these emerging requirements.(...)

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Safety and Tolerability of Maraviroc-Containing Regimens to Prevent HIV Infection in Women

Safety and Tolerability of Maraviroc-Containing Regimens to Prevent HIV Infection in Women

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ARTICLE: Safety and Tolerability of Maraviroc-Containing Regimens to Prevent HIV Infection in Women AUTHORS: Roy M. Gulick, Timothy J. Wilkin, Ying Q. Chen, Raphael J. Landovitz, K. Rivet Amico, Alicia M. Young, Paul Richardson, Mark A. Marzinke, Craig W. Hendrix, Susan H. Eshleman, Ian McGowan, Leslie M. Cottle, Adriana Andrade, Cheryl Marcus, Karin L. Klingman,(...)

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Mirowski Discovery Award for Cardiovascular Research

Mirowski Discovery Award for Cardiovascular Research

Posted by  | Research

The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine announces a request for applications for the 8th Annual Discovery Fund in honor of Dr. Michel Mirowski and his wife Anna for Cardiovascular Research. This announcement seeks proposals for innovative cardiovascular research projects led by faculty of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (SOM). This award of(...)

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Brownlee Named Young Alumni Award Recipient

Brownlee Named Young Alumni Award Recipient

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Darren Brownlee, administrator of the Division of Clinical Immunology, will be honored at the Hofstra University Alumni Awards Dinner as a recipient of the Young Alumni Award. This award recognizes undergraduate alumni who, within 10 years of graduation, have achieved significant accomplishments in their professional lives. Darren is one of two who will receive the award at the(...)

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Nonmyocyte ERK1/2 signaling contributes to load-induced cardiomyopathy in Marfan mice

Nonmyocyte ERK1/2 signaling contributes to load-induced cardiomyopathy in Marfan mice

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ARTICLE: Nonmyocyte ERK1/2 signaling contributes to load-induced cardiomyopathy in Marfan mice. AUTHORS: Rosanne Rouf, Elena Gallo MacFarlane, Eiki Takimoto, Rahul Chaudhary, Varun Nagpal, Peter P. Rainer, Julia G. Bindman, Elizabeth E. Gerber, Djahida Bedja, Christopher Schiefer, Karen L. Miller, Guangshuo Zhu, Loretha Myers, Nuria Amat-Alarcon, Dong I. Lee, Norimichi Koitabashi, Daniel P. Judge, David A. Kass and Harry C. Dietz JOURNAL: JCI Insight. 2017 Aug 3;2(15). pii: 91588. doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.91588.(...)

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