Michos Named Chair of American Society of Echocardiography Task Force

Michos Named Chair of American Society of Echocardiography Task Force

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Erin Michos, associate professor in the Division of Cardiology, will lead a task force established to provide guidance on best practices, resources, position statements and advocacy on these issues for members of the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE). The task force is part of the ASE Cares Campaign whose goal is to promote the well-being(...)

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Three from the DOM Receive American Society of Nephrology Awards

Three from the DOM Receive American Society of Nephrology Awards

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This year, the American Society of Nephrology (ASN) established the Mid-Career Awards Program to recognize mid-career clinicians, educators, health professionals and researchers who have made outstanding contributions to nephrology and/or demonstrated exemplary service to society. Three faculty members from the Department of Medicine have been selected to receive these inaugural awards. Only two individuals across the(...)

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Urine TNF-α and IL-9 for clinical diagnosis of acute interstitial nephritis

Urine TNF-α and IL-9 for clinical diagnosis of acute interstitial nephritis

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ARTICLE: Urine TNF-α and IL-9 for clinical diagnosis of acute interstitial nephritis AUTHORS: Dennis G. Moledina, F. Perry Wilson, Jordan S. Pober, Mark A. Perazella, Nikhil Singh, Randy L. Luciano, Wassim Obeid, Haiqun Lin, Michael Kuperman, Gilbert W. Moeckel, Michael Kashgarian, Lloyd G. Cantley, and Chirag R. Parikh JOURNAL: JCI Insight. 2019 May 16;4(10). pii: 127456. doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.127456. eCollection 2019 May 16. Abstract BACKGROUND: Clinical diagnosis of acute interstitial nephritis (AIN) is challenging because of lack of(...)

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Institute of CardioScience Basic Seminar

Institute of CardioScience Basic Seminar

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The presentation will take place in Phipps 240 from noon-1 p.m. Sean M Wu, MD, PhD is a physician scientist who is conducting research in cardiac developmental biology/congenital heart disease, stem cell biology and translation of stem cells into new treatments for congenital heart disease, adult heart failure and rhythm disorders. Dr. Wu completed his MD-PhD(...)

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Sozio Receives Master of Education in Health Professions Alumni Award

Sozio Receives Master of Education in Health Professions Alumni Award

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Stephen Sozio, associate professor in the Division of Nephrology, was awarded the Master of Education in the Health Professions (MEHP) Alumni Award at the Johns Hopkins School of Education Society of Excellence Awards Reception in May. This award recognizes a Master of Education in the Health Professions Alumna/us who has demonstrated impact in the global transformation(...)

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SOM Discovery Fund Awards Program

SOM Discovery Fund Awards Program

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The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine announces the 2019 cycle of the School of Medicine Discovery Fund awards program. For the 2019 cycle of the Discovery Fund, the School of Medicine is supporting Challenge Awards, which will provide up to $200,000 total support with an award term of up to two years. These awards will(...)

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Calkins Receives Founders Lectureship Award

Calkins Receives Founders Lectureship Award

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Hugh Calkins, professor in the Division of Cardiology, was recently awarded the 2019 Founders Lectureship Award from the Heart Rhythm Society. This award recognizes prominent members of the heart rhythm community who have made a significant and unique contribution to the field of cardiac pacing and electrophysiology. Hugh was presented this awards at the 40th Annual Scientific(...)

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