Cardiology

Five DOM Faculty Among Most Cited Researchers

Five DOM Faculty Among Most Cited Researchers

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Five Department of Medicine faculty members have been named Highly Cited Researchers 2016 by Thomson Reuters, which identifies the world’s most influential contemporary researchers across 21 scientific fields. Over three thousand researchers earned the distinction by writing the greatest numbers of reports officially designated by Essential Science Indicators (ESI) as Highly Cited Papers—ranking among the top 1 percent(...)

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The DOM Stepped Out for Diabetes

The DOM Stepped Out for Diabetes

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Once again the Department of Medicine was the top Johns Hopkins Medicine fundraiser at the 2016 Baltimore American Diabetes Association Step Out Walk—raising $17,528!  We want to thank our team captains for their dedication and hard work. Megan Brown & Nisa Maruthur (General Internal Medicine/Welch Forza Brancati) David Harriman (Medical Nursing Administration) Tamala Knox &(...)

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McEvoy and Mesubi Receive Young Investigators Awards

McEvoy and Mesubi Receive Young Investigators Awards

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William McEvoy, assistant professor in Cardiology, and Olurotimi Mesubi, Cardiology fellow, recently received awards for their research at the 2016 Northwestern Cardiovascular Young Investigators' Forum from the Academic Research Coalition. Other finalists include: Emmanouil Tampakis, Mohammadali Habibi and Deeptankar DeMazumder. Bill's research relates to work demonstrating that excessively low diastolic blood pressure is associated with heart muscle damage(...)

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AHA Post-Doctoral Fellowship Positions RFA

AHA Post-Doctoral Fellowship Positions RFA

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The AHA Strategic Focused Research Network (SFRN) site at Johns Hopkins University is recruiting post-doctoral fellows for a two-year training program in women’s cardiovascular health. There will be 1 fellow recruited each year in 2016, 2017, and 2018 for a total of 3 AHA Fellows. Submit applications by November 15, 2016. The 2017 fellowship position(...)

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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 were recently promoted. Promoted to Adjunct Professor: Promoted to Associate Professor: Promoted to Assistant Professor: Brendan Antiochos, Division of Rheumatology Muhammad Athar, Division of Hospital Medicine Marcella Ferlito, Division of Cardiology Promoted to Instructor: Ning Feng, Division of Cardiology We would also like to welcome our(...)

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Bhonsale Receives Clinical Research Prize

Bhonsale Receives Clinical Research Prize

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Aditya Bhonsale, fellow in the Division of Cardiology, was recently selected by the prize selection committee of the Zurich Heart House to receive the ARVC Clinical Research Prize. The award was presented at the Third International Zurich ARVC Symposium in Switzerland last month. The prize is part of the Zurich Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy (ARVC) Program established(...)

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Restrick Receives Best Concurrent Session Award

Restrick Receives Best Concurrent Session Award

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Chad Restrick, research service manager in the Division of Cardiology, was recently named the recipient of the 2015 Society of Research Administrators (SRA) International Annual Meeting Best Concurrent Session Award for his session "Working with DARPA: From Applicaiton Submission to Award Management" from the SRA Annual Meeting in Las Vegas last October. He will be(...)

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Zakaria Receives Joseph and Rae Brown Award

Zakaria Receives Joseph and Rae Brown Award

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The Dr. Joseph and Rae Brown Award recognizes a Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) member who has significantly advanced multidisciplinary quality care for critically ill and injured patients at the regional or local level. Sammy Zakaria, assistant professor in Cardiology, received this award in recognition of his efforts in leading the SCCM Baltimore Chapter for the(...)

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Kovell Receives AOA Postgraduate Award

Kovell Receives AOA Postgraduate Award

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Lara Kovell, fellow in the Division of Cardiology, was recently awarded the 2016 Postgraduate Award from Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Medical Society. This award comes with a $2,000 honorarium and allows residents and fellow to pursue projects in the spirit of the AOA mission statement. Lara will study the effect of intentional weight loss(...)

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