Year-End Results for Fundraising

Year-End Results for Fundraising

Posted by  | Administration

*pictured above: Rich Johns, Bob Johns, Mark Anderson, John Flynn, Jim Johns, Landon King, Sanjay Desai and seated, Dick Johns December was a busy month, and we are pleased to share that we have received $13,561,085 in gifts and pledges from donors toward our goal of $20,250,000.   Top commitments included: Dr. Richard Johns, $1,150,000 pledge for(...)

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Accelerated Translational Incubator Pilot Program (ATIP) Grant

Accelerated Translational Incubator Pilot Program (ATIP) Grant

Posted by  | Research

Open to all Johns Hopkins Faculty The milestone-driven Accelerated Translational Incubator Pilot (ATIP) program provides up to $100,000 over twelve months in targeted funding and project management for faculty conducting translational research projects. The ICTR is now requesting applications with a deadline for submission by 11:59 p.m. on Monday, February 20, 2017. Any Johns Hopkins University faculty member interested in starting a(...)

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Oxidized CaMKII promotes asthma through the activation of mast cells

Oxidized CaMKII promotes asthma through the activation of mast cells

Posted by  | Article of the Week

ARTICLE: Oxidized CaMKII promotes asthma through the activation of mast cells AUTHORS: Jingjing Qu, Danh C. Do, Yufeng Zhou, Elizabeth Luczak, Wayne Mitzner, Mark E. Anderson and Peisong Gao JOURNAL: JCI Insight. 2017 Jan 12;2(1):e90139. doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.90139. Abstract Oxidation of calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II (ox-CaMKII) by ROS has been associated with asthma. However, the contribution of ox-CaMKII to(...)

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Center for Global Health Awarded CDC Contract

Center for Global Health Awarded CDC Contract

Posted by  | Congratulations, Research

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently funded the Center for Global Health to investigate infections that lead to newborn deaths, determine ways to prevent them and identify strategies to improve survival of newborns in intensive care units. "The CDC and Johns Hopkins teams will study infections occurring in neonatal intensive care units in(...)

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Culture of Health Leaders Program

Culture of Health Leaders Program

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Apply to be a part of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's effort to bring about a Culture of Health. Participate in one of the new leadership development programs offering high-level training and funding for people interested in applying their expertise—no matter what discipline—to help make our country healthier and more equitable. Programs include: Culture of(...)

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Herzke Receives Leadership Award

Herzke Receives Leadership Award

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Carrie Herzke, assistant professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, recently received the Leadership Award from the Association of Chiefs & Leaders of General Internal Medicine (ACLGIM). The award recognizes skills in leadership in academic medicine for faculty members within the first 10 years of faculty appointment. For more information, visit: http://www.sgim.org/aclgim-tools--programs/awards-and-grants/leadership-award

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