Everyday DOM

Everyday DOM

Posted by  | Administration, Congratulations

Everyday DOM recognizes faculty, staff and trainees who embody our core values in the work they do every day in celebration of our Mission, Vision and Values. To see past winners, click here. Barbara Brigade, administrative coordinator in the Division of Hospital Medicine, is the first line of support to 50+ physicians, nurse practitioners and physician(...)

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Precardiac organoids form two heart fields via Bmp/Wnt signaling

Precardiac organoids form two heart fields via Bmp/Wnt signaling

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ARTICLE: Precardiac organoids form two heart fields via Bmp/Wnt signaling AUTHORS: Peter Andersen, Emmanouil Tampakakis, Dennisse V. Jimenez, Suraj Kannan, Matthew Miyamoto, Hye Kyung Shin, Amir Saberi, Sean Murphy, Edrick Sulistio, Stephen P. Chelko and Chulan Kwon  JOURNAL: Nat Commun. 2018 Aug 7;9(1):3140. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-05604-8. Abstract The discovery of the first heart field (FHF) and the second heart field (SHF) led us to understand how cardiac(...)

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Gupta Doing a World of Good

Gupta Doing a World of Good

Posted by  | Patient Care

Amita Gupta, associate professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases, was recently featured in a podcast sponsored by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers foundation called "Doing a World of Good." During the podcast also featuring Sujata Bhatia, professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering at the University of Delaware, they discuss approaching medical and public health(...)

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Hill-Briggs Awarded ADA Rachmiel Levine Medal

Hill-Briggs Awarded ADA Rachmiel Levine Medal

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*pictured: Felicia Hill-Briggs (R) and Dr. William Cefalu, ADA Chief Scientific, Medical and Mission Officer (L) Felicia Hill-Briggs, professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, is the 2018 recipient of The Rachmiel Levine Medal in recognition of leadership and service to the American Diabetes Association (ADA). She is current ADA President of Health Care(...)

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State of the Department Recap

State of the Department Recap

Posted by  | Administration

Today's State of the Department marked the opening of this year's Medical Grand Rounds. In his address, Mark Anderson reviewed highlights from the past year including findings from the departmental five-year review, and shared his goals for the year ahead. Thank you to everyone who attended. We look forward to another productive year. Highlights include: Launch(...)

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Microbiome Forum Presentation

Microbiome Forum Presentation

Posted by  | CME, Research

Please join us for a Microbiome Forum Presentation titled “Microbial genomics: human skin microbiome and tracking multi-drug resistant bacterial outbreaks” by Julie Segre, Ph.D., Chief and Senior Investigator of the National Institutes of Health on Monday, September 17 from 3-4 p.m. in Rangos 590.

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Mirowski Discovery Award

Mirowski Discovery Award

Posted by  | Research

The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine announces a request for applications for the 9th Annual Discovery Fund in honor of Dr. Michel Mirowski and his wife Anna for Cardiovascular Research. This announcement seeks proposals for innovative cardiovascular research projects led by faculty of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (SOM). This award of(...)

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