Cardiology

International Spotlight on JHM Echo Programs

International Spotlight on JHM Echo Programs

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The Johns Hopkins Echo Lab was in the international spotlight last week at the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) Scientific Sessions in Seattle, WA. Theodore Abraham, director of the Johns Hopkins Echo Programs and professor in the Division of Cardiology, delivered the 17th Annual Feigenbaum Lecture, the keynote scientific lecture for the sessions named in honor of(...)

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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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DOM in the News

DOM in the News

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Members of our department have been popping up all over the news this past week. Check out where below. Seasonal allergies drive some Baltimore-area residents to alternative remedies....Alvin Sanico, assistant professor in the Division of Clinical Immunology, said herbal remedies and other alternative allergy treatments aren't reliable. Aside from the neti pot … they do not(...)

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Cardiology Research Retreat

Cardiology Research Retreat

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The 7th Annual JHMI Cardiovascular Research Retreat will take place on Friday, June 3 in the Owens Auditorium and Conference Venue, Koch Cancer Research Building. PLEASE REMEMBER TO REGISTER:  http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/heart_vascular_institute/research/research_retreat/ Abstracts welcome! The deadline for submission is Tuesday, May 17 at midnight. All forms and instructions for abstract submissions are available at the above link. Speakers include(...)

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Faculty Promotions and Additions

Faculty Promotions and Additions

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Congratulations to all of the below faculty members who have been promoted since January. Promoted to Associate Professor: Promoted to Assistant professor: Sajida Chaudry, Division of General Internal Medicine Abednego Chibungu, Division of Hospital Medicine Nimisha Kalia-Satwah, Division of Occupational Medicine Illeana Ponor, Division of Hospital Medicine Clare Rock, Division of Infectious Diseases Dwight Wooster,(...)

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AHA’s Go Red For Women Research Network

AHA’s Go Red For Women Research Network

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Johns Hopkins has been awarded one of five centers that form the American Heart Association’s (AHA) Go Red for Women Research Network. The award for $3.7 million over a four-year period will support work spanning from basic science to population/epidemiology studies. The Hopkins center, entitled Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction: Female Sex-Hormones and Cyclic(...)

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Bailey and Nguy Named Division Administrators

Bailey and Nguy Named Division Administrators

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Talia Bailey, MBA, MHA, was named the division administrator for the Division of Cardiology in February. A native of Stewartstown, Pennsylvania, Talia came to Baltimore to attend Loyola University where she received both a Bachelor and a Master of Business Administration. She later went on to complete a Master of Health Administration from the University(...)

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