New Security App for the East Baltimore Campus

New Security App for the East Baltimore Campus

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Download LiveSafe from the App Store or Google Play for real-time, two-way communication between the Department of Corporate Security and members of the Johns Hopkins community on the East Baltimore campus. Once downloaded, register and fill out your profile. Select your organization as Johns Hopkins, then select your campus location and affiliation. With this app,(...)

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Tejwani Receives Bauernschmidt Award

Tejwani Receives Bauernschmidt Award

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Vickram Tejwani, fellow in the Division of Pulmonary, was recently selected as the recipient of the Johns Hopkins Medicine Bauernschmidt Fellowship Award. Co-mentored by Nadia Hansel, professor in the Division of Pulmonary, and Franco D'Alessio, assistant professor in Pulmonary, Vick will use the award to support his study focusing on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).(...)

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Johns Hopkins ALACRITY Center Pilot Grant Program

Johns Hopkins ALACRITY Center Pilot Grant Program

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The Johns Hopkins ALACRITY Center for Health and Longevity in Mental Illness, funded by a NIMH P50, is pleased to announce Requests for Proposals for our 2019 Pilot Grant Program on topics related to improving physical health and addressing premature mortality for persons with serious mental illness. Johns Hopkins postdoctoral fellows and faculty at all(...)

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Shoham Named Governor-Elect of ACP DC Chapter

Shoham Named Governor-Elect of ACP DC Chapter

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Shmuel Shoham, associate professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases, was named governor-elect of the American College of Physicians' District of Columbia Chapter. His four-year term as governor will begin in the spring of 2020. For more information, visit: https://www.acponline.org/about-acp/chapters-regions/united-states/district-of-columbia-chapter/meet-the-new-district-of-columbia-governor-elect

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Pharmacotherapy of Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Is Salvation Just Around a Corner?

Pharmacotherapy of Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Is Salvation Just Around a Corner?

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ARTICLE: Pharmacotherapy of Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Is Salvation Just Around a Corner? AUTHORS: Thomaz Fleury Curado, Slava Berger and Vsevolod Y Polotsky JOURNAL: Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2018 Dec 6. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201811-2135ED. [Epub ahead of print] Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is recurrent upper airway obstruction caused by a loss of upper airway muscle tone during sleep, which(...)

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