Welcome to Nursing Matters!

Welcome to Nursing Matters!

Posted by  | Nursing Matters

I am thrilled to have the opportunity to introduce the new Nursing Matters blog feature. We will use this platform to keep you updated on interesting topics, present new programs and highlight service improvement efforts. We will also use the blog to announce specific awards and achievements of your nursing colleagues like the promotion of(...)

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Sex Differences Among Career Development Awardees in the Attainment of Independent Research Funding in a Department of Medicine

Sex Differences Among Career Development Awardees in the Attainment of Independent Research Funding in a Department of Medicine

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In the following article by Kalyani et al., all career development awardees (K01, K08, or K23) in the Department of Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine between the years 1999-2008 were identified to determine if sex differences exist in the attainment of independent funding, including R01 or equivalent awards (U01, P01, P50).(...)

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Submit Nominees for the Dean’s Mentoring Award

Submit Nominees for the Dean’s Mentoring Award

Posted by  | Leadership

Who would you like to see recognized as the inaugural recipient of the Johns Hopkins Medicine Dean’s Distinguished Mentoring Award? We encourage you to nominate our department's superb mentors whose career has resulted in the mentoring of individuals who have gone on to establish independent, distinguished careers in academic medicine. Nominations are due by September(...)

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Update on Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Adults With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Light of Recent Evidence: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Association

Update on Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Adults With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Light of Recent Evidence: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Association

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ARTICLE: Update on Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Adults With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Light of Recent Evidence: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Association AUTHORS: Caroline S. Fox, Sherita Hill Golden, Cheryl Anderson, George A. Bray, Lora E. Burke, Ian H. de Boer, Prakash Deedwania, Robert H.(...)

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Jan De Beur elected Councilor of the American Society of Bone and Mineral Research

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Suzanne Jan De Beur, associate professor in the Division of Endocrinology, was elected to the American Society of Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) as a councilor. The ASBMR is a professional, scientific and medical society established to bring together clinical and experimental scientists who are involved in the study of bone and mineral metabolism. Dr.(...)

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Sanofi Innovation Awards Call for Pre-proposals

Sanofi Innovation Awards Call for Pre-proposals

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Sanofi Innovation Awards program aims to fund highly innovative early stage ideas that could lead to the discovery of new medicines in a broad range of therapeutic areas including: cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, immunology, infectious diseases, multiple sclerosis, neurodegeneration and pain, oncology, rare diseases, animal health,vaccines and delivery of drugs to patients.  The deadline for submission of(...)

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