Awards Received

Donowitz Receives Program Project Grant Funding

Donowitz Receives Program Project Grant Funding

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Mark Donowitz, professor in the Division of Gastroenterology, is one of three principle investigators on a newly funded National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Program Project Grant (PPG) to use normal human enteroids to understand pathophysiology of some of the major causes of diarrhea and diarrheal death world wide. Mark, along with James Nataro,(...)

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Three from the DOM Receive JHU Catalyst Awards

Three from the DOM Receive JHU Catalyst Awards

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Last month, Deidra Crews, Chulan Kwon and Chiadi Ndumele were selected to receive Johns Hopkins Catalyst Awards, representing some of the most creative thinkers from across the University. The awards, accompanied by a $75,000 grant and mentoring opportunities, aim to help launch early career faculty members on a path to a sustainable and rewarding academic career. To see(...)

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Lucas, Leffell and Zachary Receive Monaco Award

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Donna Lucas, Sue Leffell and Andrea Zachary recently received the Anthony P. Monaco Award for the most outstanding translational paper for 2016 from The Transplantation Society. Their paper, "Differences in Immunogenicity of HLA Antigens and the Impact of Cross-Reactivity on the Humoral Response" was published in Transplantation in January 2015, and was unanimously voted to be(...)

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Bingham and Rosen Awarded P30 Grant

Bingham and Rosen Awarded P30 Grant

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Clifton (Bing) Bingham and Antony Rosen, associate professor and professor in the Division of Rheumatology, respectively, were recently awarded a P30 Core Center Grant from the National Institutes of Health. The P30 is focused on enabling Precision Rheumatology, establishing a new collaboration with Hopkins InHealth. The P30 will use well-established rheumatology centers of excellence (which(...)

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DOM Landmark Anniversaries

DOM Landmark Anniversaries

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The DOM had 172 staff members celebrating landmark anniversaries at the Staff Recognition Reception on Tuesday, June 21. Four members of our department have been with Hopkins for an impressive 35 years! Thanks to Nowella Durkin in the Division of General Internal Medicine, Terry Frank and Barbara Pearce from the Division of Cardiology and Donna Lucas in(...)

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Osler Housestaff Awards

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Congratulations to the following members of the DOM who were honored at last month's ceremony of the Osler Medical Training Program: Part Time Faculty Member: Eric Seifter, associate professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine In recognition of outstanding contributions to housestaff teaching by a member of the part-time faculty of the Department of Medicine of the Johns(...)

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Lennon Named Benjamin Baker Scholar

Lennon Named Benjamin Baker Scholar

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Anne Marie O'Broin Lennon, associate professor in the Division of Gastroenterology and director of the Multidisciplinary Pancreatic Cyst Program is the most recently named Benjamin Baker Scholar. The Benjamin Baker Scholars program was established in 1998 by family and friends of Dr. Benjamin Baker to assist exceptional young physician-scientists at Hopkins. Anne Marie was named a(...)

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Tornheim and Florido Receive Fellow Teaching Awards

Tornheim and Florido Receive Fellow Teaching Awards

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Jeff Tornheim, fellow in the Division of Infectious Diseases, and Roberta Florido, fellow in the Division of Cardiology, recently received Fellow Teaching Awards from the Bayview Medical Housestaff Training Program. This award is given to the fellow in the Department of Medicine recognized as the most outstanding teacher by interns and residents at the Johns(...)

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Eakin Receives President’s Award

Eakin Receives President’s Award

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On May 11, Michelle Eakin, assistant professor in the Division of Pulmonary, was honored at an awards dinner with President Daniels to celebrate her winning the 2016 President's Recognition Award for Research that Improves the Health and Well-Being of Baltimore for junior faculty. She received $5,000 to continue her collaborative work with Baltimore City Head Start,(...)

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