Awards Received

April Updates

April Updates

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CLABSI-Free Nelson 3 is one year CLABSI-free as of April 16! Miller Coulson Academy Awards The Miller Coulson Academy of Clinical Excellence selected Nikki Chokshi, physician assistant in the Division of Cardiology, Monica Riegert, nurse practitioner in the Division of Gastroenterology, and Virginia Wendel, nurse practitioner in the Division of Geriatrics to receive the 5th(...)

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Smith Receives Palliative Medicine National Leadership Award

Smith Receives Palliative Medicine National Leadership Award

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Thomas Smith, professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was named the 2019 recipient of the Project on Death in America (PDIA) Palliative Medicine National Leadership Award from the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. This award recognizes a physician leader who has advanced the field of palliative care by the education of the next(...)

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Ndumele Receives Award for Excellence in Mentoring

Ndumele Receives Award for Excellence in Mentoring

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Chiadi Ndumele, assistant professor in the Division of Cardiology, was selected as an outstanding faculty mentor with receipt of the 2019 Award for Excellence in Mentoring sponsored by the Scholarly Concentrations course. This award recognizes the faculty mentor who best embodies the goals of the Scholarly Concentrations Program in fostering the spirit of independent scholarship(...)

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Donowitz Receives Research Mentor Award

Donowitz Receives Research Mentor Award

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Mark Donowitz, professor in the Division of Gastroenterology, was selected to receive the 2019 Institute Council Cellular and Molecular (CMG) Section Research Mentor Award from the American Gastroenterological Association in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the mentoring and training of new investigators in the field and his scientific contributions to basic GI science. He will(...)

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Weisfeldt Receives Distinguished Mentoring Award

Weisfeldt Receives Distinguished Mentoring Award

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Mike Weisfeldt, professor in the Division of Cardiology, was named the 2019 recipient of the Distinguished Mentoring Award. This award honors outstanding senior faculty in the School of Medicine who have mentored a range of individuals including faculty and trainees who have gone on to establish independent, distinguished careers in academic medicine. Mike will be(...)

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Konstantinidis Receives AAP/ASCI Joint Meeting Travel Award

Konstantinidis Receives AAP/ASCI Joint Meeting Travel Award

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Klitos Konstantinidis, fellow in the Division of Cardiology, was awarded the AAP/ASCI Joint Meeting Travel Award from the Association of American Physicians and the American Society for Clinical Investigation. He will present his abstract entitled "A dynamic redox pathway for CaMKII activation and cardioprotection" at the meeting in Chicago this April. More info on his research:(...)

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Levine Receives AAIM Diversity Award

Levine Receives AAIM Diversity Award

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Rachel Levine, associate professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was named the recipient of the 2019 Diversity Award from the Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine (AAIM). This award was created to promote ethnic, racial and gender diversity in departments of internal medicine. Rachel is being honored as an individual who has effectively improved(...)

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Sateia Receives Early Career Physician Award

Sateia Receives Early Career Physician Award

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Heather Sateia, assistant professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was named the 2019 recipient of the Early Career Physician Award from the Maryland Chapter of the American College of Physicians. This award is given to a member of the Maryland Chapter who is 16 years or less from medical school graduation, highly respected by his/her(...)

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Bumpus Receives Abel Award in Pharmacology

Bumpus Receives Abel Award in Pharmacology

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Namandje Bumpus, associate professor in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology, was recently awarded the John J. Abel award from the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET). The Abel Award was established in 1946 to stimulate fundamental research in pharmacology and experimental therapeutics by young investigators. Namandje is not only one of the youngest investigators(...)

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Tejwani Receives Bauernschmidt Award

Tejwani Receives Bauernschmidt Award

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Vickram Tejwani, fellow in the Division of Pulmonary, was recently selected as the recipient of the Johns Hopkins Medicine Bauernschmidt Fellowship Award. Co-mentored by Nadia Hansel, professor in the Division of Pulmonary, and Franco D'Alessio, assistant professor in Pulmonary, Vick will use the award to support his study focusing on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).(...)

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