6th Annual Cardiovascular Research Retreat

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The 6th Annual Cardiovascular Research Retreat will be held on Friday, May 22, 2015 from 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. in the Albert Owens Auditorium in the Koch Cancer Research Building on the JHMI campus at 1551 East Jefferson Street. The deadline to submit an abstract for award consideration is Friday, May 8 at midnight. Monday, May 18 is(...)

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Phosphodiesterase 9A controls nitric-oxide-independent cGMP and hypertrophic heart disease

Phosphodiesterase 9A controls nitric-oxide-independent cGMP and hypertrophic heart disease

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ARTICLE: Phosphodiesterase 9A controls nitric-oxide-independent cGMP and hypertrophic heart disease AUTHORS: Dong I. Lee, Guangshuo Zhu, Takashi Sasaki, Gun-Sik Cho, Nazha Hamdani, Ronald Holewinski, Su-Hyun Jo, Thomas Danner, Manling Zhang, Peter P. Rainer, Djahida Bedja, Jonathan A. Kirk, Mark J. Ranek, Wolfgang R. Dostmann, Chulan Kwon, Kenneth B. Margulies, Jennifer E. Van Eyk, Walter J.(...)

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Thank You to Nurses in honor of National Nurses Week

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In celebration of National Nurses Week, I would like to send a heartfelt thank you to our entire nursing staff.  Nurses account for the largest portion of personnel in our department and have an immeasurable impact in each of our tripartite missions. From creating teachable moments for our Medicine trainees, to being compassionate care givers,(...)

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Desai named Young Leader to Watch by APDIM

Desai named Young Leader to Watch by APDIM

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Sanjay Desai, associate professor in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and director of the Osler Medical Training Program was named the Young Leader to Watch at the national meeting of Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine (APDIM) as part of the spotlight series. The APDIM Member Spotlight Series is a program(...)

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4th Annual Kenneth L. Baughman Lecture

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The 4th Annual Kenneth L. Baughman Lecture in Cardiology will feature Dr. Charles Lowenstein, a former Cardiology faculty member who is now a professor and chief of Cardiology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. The lecture will take place on Monday, May 18 at 4 p.m. in the Chevy Chase Auditorium(...)

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2015 Diversity Leadership Council Diversity Recognition Awards

2015 Diversity Leadership Council Diversity Recognition Awards

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Jen Hayashi was selected by the Johns Hopkins Institutions Diversity Leadership Council to receive a 2015 Diversity Recognition Award along with Chelsea Ngongang, senior resident in the Bayview medicine program who has been a staunch advocate for diversity and inclusion in our residency programs and Bayview senior resident, Rachel Kruzan who has done extensive outreach work(...)

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Eleventh Annual Northwestern Cardiovascular Young Investigators’ Forum

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Research in cardiovascular disease is key to understanding the pathophysiology of disease and unlocking new treatments. It is with these thoughts that Dr. Robert Bonow, program chair of the Eleventh Annual Northwestern Cardiovascular Young Investigators’ Forum, is hosting this CME-accredited program. The forum is designed for junior faculty and fellows enrolled in U.S.-based cardiology fellowship(...)

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Clarence H. Braddock, 12th Annual Myron L. Weisfeldt Distinguished Visiting Professor in Diversity

Clarence H. Braddock, 12th Annual Myron L. Weisfeldt Distinguished Visiting Professor in Diversity

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The Department of Medicine Diversity Council and the School of Medicine Office of Diversity and Cultural Competence are thrilled to announce the visit of Dr. Clarence Braddock as the 12th Annual Myron L. Weisfeldt Distinguished Visiting Professor in Diversity. Clarence H. Braddock III, MD, MPH, MACP is Vice Dean for Medical Education at the University(...)

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