Director’s Reflections: Rex Ahima and the JCI

Director’s Reflections: Rex Ahima and the JCI

Posted by  | Administration, Research

The Journal of Clinical Investigation (JCI) from the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI) is a monthly peer-reviewed medical journal with a longstanding commitment to providing the world with free biomedical research articles. Since its inception in 1924, its editors have been elected from top medical universities including Vanderbilt, Harvard, University of Pennsylvania, Columbia, Yale,(...)

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Epic Tip of the Week: July 26, 2019

Epic Tip of the Week: July 26, 2019

Posted by  | Patient Care

Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) Updates Historically documented data on smoking status or PHQ-2 score do not display immediately on the SDOH wheel. This data pulls into the wheel after new history documentation is entered. This data will automatically appear for everyone after the next scheduled Wellness Registry run on 7/31/19. NOTE: It can take(...)

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Wilson Receives Daisy Award

Wilson Receives Daisy Award

Posted by  | Nursing Matters

We were excited to see Willard Wilson, III, MSN, CNS, Ph.D. receive The Johns Hopkins Hospital June 2019 Daisy Award. The award recognizes nurses who have been nominated by a patient/family member/visitor for staff member for extraordinary service. Will, a nurse II on Meyer 9, rented a Zipcar to deliver medications brought from home to(...)

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Long-acting or extended-release antiretroviral products for HIV treatment and prevention in infants, children, adolescents, and pregnant and breastfeeding women: knowledge gaps and research priorities 

Long-acting or extended-release antiretroviral products for HIV treatment and prevention in infants, children, adolescents, and pregnant and breastfeeding women: knowledge gaps and research priorities 

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ARTICLE: Long-acting or extended-release antiretroviral products for HIV treatment and prevention in infants, children, adolescents, and pregnant and breastfeeding women: knowledge gaps and research priorities  AUTHORS: Sharon Nachman, Claire L Townsend, Elaine J Abrams, Moherndren Archary, Edmund Capparelli, Polly Clayden, Shahin Lockman, Patrick Jean-Philippe, Kenneth Mayer, Mark Mirochnick, Jane McKenzie-White, Kimberly Struble, Heather Watts and Charles Flexner JOURNAL: Lancet HIV. 2019 Jul 12. pii: S2352-3018(19)30147-X. doi: 10.1016/S2352-3018(19)30147-X. [Epub ahead of print](...)

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Hindman Receives BAHI Spark Award

Hindman Receives BAHI Spark Award

Posted by  | Congratulations, Research

Daniel Hindman, fellow in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was recently awarded the Bloomberg American Health Initiative (BAHI) Spark Award for his project “Promoting health equity in Baltimore's design for active transportation.” Daniel received the award from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health with support from mentor Craig Pollack.

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Story-Roller Receives Stetler Award

Story-Roller Receives Stetler Award

Posted by  | Congratulations, Research

Elizabeth Story-Roller, fellow in the Division of Infectious Diseases, received the Pearl M. Stetler Research Fellowship Award, which provides salary support for a post-fellowship year of research. While awaiting funding from a NIH K08, she will continue as a research fellow in the TB Center with Gyanu Lamichhane, associate professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases.

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Gupta to Serve as Protocol Chair for NIH Clinical Trial

Gupta to Serve as Protocol Chair for NIH Clinical Trial

Posted by  | Patient Care, Research

Amita Gupta, professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases, is a protocol chair  for a large international Phase 3 clinical trial sponsored by the NIH. The trial will compare delamanid with isoniazid for tuberculosis prevention among household contacts of MDR-TB patients, and will include children, adolescents and adults. The Indo-JHU Clinical Research Partnership in Pune,(...)

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Effects of Nutritional Supplements and Dietary Interventions on Cardiovascular Outcomes: An Umbrella Review and Evidence Map

Effects of Nutritional Supplements and Dietary Interventions on Cardiovascular Outcomes: An Umbrella Review and Evidence Map

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ARTICLE: Effects of Nutritional Supplements and Dietary Interventions on Cardiovascular Outcomes: An Umbrella Review and Evidence Map AUTHORS: Safi U. Khan, Muhammad U. Khan, Haris Riaz, Shahul Valavoor, Di Zhao, Lauren Vaughan, Victor Okunrintemi, Irbaz Bin Riaz, Muhammad Shahzeb Khan, Edo Kaluski, M. Hassan Murad, Michael J. Blaha, Eliseo Guallar, Erin D. Michos JOURNAL: Ann(...)

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