Entrepreneurial Mentorship Program

Entrepreneurial Mentorship Program

Posted by  | Leadership

Please join us on May 10 for the Hopkins Biotech Network’s Entrepreneurial Mentorship Program Showcase! Event highlights include a panel discussion with entrepreneurial mentors and industry leaders, success stories from current participants in the program and opportunities to connect with fellow entrepreneurs. Hear from peers who have successfully mapped their journey in entrepreneurship and discover new(...)

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Resident Duty Hours and Medical Education Policy — Raising the Evidence Bar

Resident Duty Hours and Medical Education Policy — Raising the Evidence Bar

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ARTICLE: Resident Duty Hours and Medical Education Policy — Raising the Evidence Bar AUTHORS: David A. Asch, Karl Y. Bilimoria and Sanjay V. Desai JOURNAL: N Engl J Med. 2017 Apr 5. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp1703690. [Epub ahead of print] On March 10, 2017, the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) issued revised common program requirements for(...)

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Finucane Receives Teaching Award

Finucane Receives Teaching Award

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Thomas Finucane, professor in the Division of Geriatrics, was recently named the recipient of the C. Lockard Conley Award from the Maryland Chapter of the American College of Physicians, which honors members for their contributions to resident clinical care, education and research. The award is named in honor of a Hopkins hematologist and acclaimed teacher who proved to(...)

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Latino Health Conference

Latino Health Conference

Posted by  | Civic Engagement, Research

Centro SOL and the Urban Health Institute invite you to the 3rd Annual Latino Health Conference entitled "The Values of Latino Health Research during Changing Times" for a discussion of the relevance of an inclusive research agenda at this moment in U.S. political history. Featuring Joshua Sharfstein, associate dean public health practice, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg(...)

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Tomaselli Named Editor-in-Chief of JCI

Tomaselli Named Editor-in-Chief of JCI

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Gordon Tomaselli, professor and chief of the Division of Cardiology, was named the next editor-in-chief of the Journal of Clinical Investigation at the ASCI/AAP Joint Meeting in Chicago last week. Gordon will serve a five-year term with an editorial board of peer scientists based here at Hopkins. Stay tuned to the blog for information about Gordon's vision(...)

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Dysautonomia: Beyond Fight or Flight

Dysautonomia: Beyond Fight or Flight

Posted by  | CME, Patient Care

Time Title Speaker 8:30-8:45 Coffee Introduction 8:45-8:55 Welcome Christos Georgiades, M.D. Ph.D. 8:55-9:15 Autonomic Neuroscience for the 21st Century: Beyond Fight or Flight. Lawrence P. Schramm, Ph.D. 9:15-9:30 Patient Perspective Phyllis Teiko Anatomy & Physiology of the Autonomic Nervous System 9:30-9:50 Anatomy of the Autonomic Nervous System Vassilis Koliatsos, M.D. 9:50-10:10 Back to Basics- Novel(...)

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Happy Spring!

Happy Spring!

Posted by  | Nursing Matters

Now that the cold weather is leaving, it's time for baseball! I hope you will have an opportunity to participate in the JHH Nursing Orioles baseball game on May 5. Information regarding the game will be provided by your nurse manager.  Kudos to Endoscopy, Hospitalist and the PCCU units! DOM Magnet and nursing leaders successfully(...)

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Palliative Care Unit is Now Open

Palliative Care Unit is Now Open

Posted by  | Patient Care

The inpatient Palliative Care Unit (PCU) has officially opened on Meyer 9 and is accepting patients. We currently have 4 dedicated palliative medicine beds, with plans to increase to 11 beds by the end of 2017. All patients who are admitted to the PCU require a consult by a palliative medicine provider, with admission or(...)

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