Amjad Receives Junior Research Manuscript Award

Amjad Receives Junior Research Manuscript Award

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Halima Amjad, assistant professor in the Division of Geriatrics, has been selected by the Board of Directors and the Awards Committee of the American Geriatrics Society as the recipient of the 2017 American Geriatrics Society Outstanding Junior Research Manuscript Award. This award recognizes the research that Halima performed under the mentorship Dr. Julie Bynum from Dartmouth. This paper,(...)

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Nexus Award for Externships in Drug and Device Development

Nexus Award for Externships in Drug and Device Development

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The Drugs, Biologics, Vaccines and Devices Translational Research Community of the Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research is accepting applications for their Nexus Award Program. The award strives to improve the research environment and career satisfaction of faculty by providing funds to investigators engaged in drugs, biologics, vaccines or device design. It is designed for investigators(...)

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New Approaches to Metabolomics Research

New Approaches to Metabolomics Research

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The Drugs, Biologics, Vaccines and Devices Translational Research Community of the Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research’s (ICTR) and the Center for Metabolomics Analysis are hosting a symposium Tuesday, March 14 from 9:30 a.m.-noon in the Owens Auditorium in the Koch Cancer Research Building, 1550 Orleans St. Event check-in and coffee service begin at 9(...)

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Sherman Joins Diabetes Center

Sherman Joins Diabetes Center

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Ronald L. Sherman, DPM, MBA, FAPWCA, has joined Johns Hopkins Medicine as a full-time faculty member in the Department of Surgery as a diabetic podiatric surgeon focusing on treating the needs of diabetic patients in The Diabetes Center and the Multidisciplinary Diabetic Foot and Wound Center at the Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center. Dr. Sherman received(...)

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Manesh Awarded Barondess Fellowship

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Reza Manesh, assistant professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was recently awarded the Jeremiah A. Barondess Fellowship in Clinical Transaction by the New York Academy of Medicine. The fellowship aims to enhance the clinical skills of physicians in training by supporting junior faculty in internal medicine and focusing on innovative approaches to educating medical(...)

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Discovery and Validation of Agonistic Angiotensin Receptor Autoantibodies as Biomarkers of Adverse Outcomes

Discovery and Validation of Agonistic Angiotensin Receptor Autoantibodies as Biomarkers of Adverse Outcomes

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ARTICLE: Discovery and Validation of Agonistic Angiotensin Receptor Autoantibodies as Biomarkers of Adverse Outcomes AUTHORS: Peter M. Abadir, Alka Jain, Laura J. Powell, Qian-Li Xue, Jing Tian, Robert G. Hamilton, David A. Bennett, Thomas Finucane, Jeremy D. Walston, Neal S. Fedarko JOURNAL: Circulation. 2017 Jan 31;135(5):449-459. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.022385. Epub 2016 Nov 30. Abstract BACKGROUND: Agonistic angiotensin II type 1 receptor autoantibodies (AT1RaAbs) have not been associated with functional measures or(...)

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Job Opportunity: Medical Director-Infusion Center

Job Opportunity: Medical Director-Infusion Center

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The Medical Director-Infusion Center (MDIC) shall be a JHU-employed physician with the training and ability to oversee the care of adult patients referred to Johns Hopkins Hospital/Infusion Center (JHH/IC) with complex medical needs. The MDIC shall ensure that care delivered is safe, of high quality, and patient-centered. The MDIC shall work collaboratively with nursing and(...)

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Diversity Recognition Awards

Diversity Recognition Awards

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The Johns Hopkins Diversity Leadership Council (DLC) is seeking nominations for its 15th annual Diversity Recognition Awards. These awards recognize exceptional contributions of faculty, staff and students in advancing and celebrating diversity and inclusiveness at Johns Hopkins. Faculty, staff and students from all divisions of Johns Hopkins are eligible to receive the award. Current members of the DLC are(...)

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Heart Failure Clinical Community Newsletter: Entresto

Heart Failure Clinical Community Newsletter: Entresto

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The Heart Failure Clinical Community is a self-governing network with broad entity representation that comes together to identify and achieve goals related to quality in healthcare. Our patient-centered strategic objectives are to eliminate preventable harms, continuously improve patient outcomes and experience and reduce waste in healthcare delivery. Entresto – Who, what, when, where, why, and(...)

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