Association of American Physicians Nominations Open

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The Association of American Physicians is a professional organization founded in 1885 by seven physicians, including our own Dr. William Osler, for the advancement of scientific and practical medicine. Since then, the organization has celebrated the contributions of physician scientists to medicine, and many Hopkins professors are members. Dean Rothman is the immediate past President, and David(...)

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Dining Out for Life Event

Dining Out for Life Event

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Enjoy a meal out and contribute to a good cause. On Thursday, September 17, over 50 Baltimore restaurants will participate in Dining Out for Life and donate a portion of their proceeds to help Moveable Feast raise funds to support patients with life-threatening illnesses. For those of you on the East Baltimore campus, helping out(...)

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LINE-1 expression and retrotransposition in Barrett’s esophagus and esophageal carcinoma

LINE-1 expression and retrotransposition in Barrett’s esophagus and esophageal carcinoma

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ARTICLE: LINE-1 expression and retrotransposition in Barrett's esophagus and esophageal carcinoma AUTHORS: Tara T. Doucet-O’Hare, Nemanja Rodic, Reema Sharma, Isha Darbari, Gabriela Abril, Jungbin A. Choi, Ji Young Ahn, Yulan Cheng, Robert A. Anders, Kathleen H. Burns, Stephen J. Meltzer and Haig H. Kazazian, Jr. JOURNAL: Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Sep 1;112(35):E4894-900. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1502474112. Epub 2015 Aug 17 Abstract Barrett's esophagus (BE) is(...)

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Osler Program ranked first in the country

Osler Program ranked first in the country

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Doximity assisted by U.S. News and World Report named the Osler Medical Training Program the number one internal medicine residency program by reputation in the country. To see the full list of ranked programs, click here: https://residency.doximity.com/programs?residency_specialty_id=39&sort_by=reputation  

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Billioux named White House Fellow

Billioux named White House Fellow

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Alexander Billioux, last year’s ACS for the Thayer firm, became a 2015-2016 White House Fellow in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Dr. Billioux is one of 16 fellows including other members of the Hopkins team who will gain first-hand experience working at the highest levels of government alongside senior White House staff,(...)

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Congrats to the Graduates of the Leadership Program for Women Faculty

Congrats to the Graduates of the Leadership Program for Women Faculty

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The Department of Medicine had 11 graduates among the Office of Women in Science and Medicine Leadership Program for Women Faculty’s sixth cohort of talented faculty. The program’s goal is to provide leadership development for high potential women faculty, and it has already succeeded in fostering new research collaborations amongst the participants. Congratulations! Alicia Arbaje,(...)

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Nobel Prize Inspiration Initiative Featuring Dr. Randy Schekman

Nobel Prize Inspiration Initiative Featuring Dr. Randy Schekman

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  Randy Schekman, professor in the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology at the University of California, Berkeley, and winner of the 2013 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, will present “How Cells Export Proteins” on Friday, Sept. 11, from 2:30 to 4 p.m. in the East & West lecture halls of the Armstrong Building.(...)

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Invisible Colleagues

Invisible Colleagues

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ARTICLE: Invisible Colleagues AUTHORS: Benjamin J. Oldfield JOURNAL: N Engl J Med. 2015 Aug 27;373(9):792-3. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp1506873. At least twice monthly, I see Ms. F. in the hospital where I'm training. Tall, with olive skin, freckles, and short curly hair, she walks with perfect posture in immaculate sneakers. She's in her late 20s and has moderate(...)

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