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Screenings of “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks”

Screenings of “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks”

Posted by  | Patient Care

Free screenings of the new HBO movie, “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” starring Oprah Winfrey. Location: Turner Auditorium Date: Friday, April 21, 2017 Time: FOUR options throughout the day (8 a.m., Noon, 3:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m.) Tickets are free, but must be secured prior to attending the show. Click here for tickets: http://www.insidehopkinsmedicine.org/news/news_detail_page.cfm?id=21247

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Donate to the Professional Clothing Drive

Donate to the Professional Clothing Drive

Posted by  | Civic Engagement

So far, the DOM has collected over 200 professional clothing items and accessories as part of the CIVIC Engagement Committee’s Professional Clothing Drive. These items will benefit job seekers involved with Maryland New Directions, a non-profit organization offering no-cost employment counseling and specialized career training programs for Baltimore-area residents. It’s not too late to donate!(...)

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Inspire Baltimore’s Aspiring Health Care Professionals This Summer with MERIT

Inspire Baltimore’s Aspiring Health Care Professionals This Summer with MERIT

Posted by  | Administration

  Talented high school students across Baltimore dream of becoming health care professionals. You can help make their dreams a reality. Volunteer this summer with MERIT, a non-profit education program that partners with Johns Hopkins to transform under-represented students into health care leaders. Clinicians: Allow a MERIT Scholar to shadow you for three hour blocks(...)

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Galiatsatos Receives Community Service Award

Galiatsatos Receives Community Service Award

Posted by  | Congratulations

Panagis Galiatsatos, fellow in the Division of Pulmonary, was named one of eight employees to receive a Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Service Award at the 35th annual commemoration on Friday, Jan. 13. Panagis is being recognized due to his involvement with Medicine for the Greater Good, a program he co-founded with colleagues from Bayview that aims(...)

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National Pathway to College Program Seeking Mentors

National Pathway to College Program Seeking Mentors

Posted by  | Civic Engagement

WHEN: Current school year 2016-2017 WHERE: PTECH at Dunbar, 1400 Orleans Street, Baltimore, MD MORE INFO: Email Dr. Craig Spilman, consultant, Johns Hopkins University (cspilman@jhu.edu) for more information. What began in 2011 as an IBM-led school transformation initiative has now spread to over 60 schools in the US and Australia. One of the first Pathways in Technology Early(...)

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Service Day at Moveable Feast

Service Day at Moveable Feast

Posted by  | Civic Engagement

Last Friday, members of the DOM administration along with division administrators stepped out of their offices and into the kitchen of Moveable Feast, an organization whose mission is to preserve the quality of life for people with HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening conditions by providing food and services. The group of 20 donned their hairnets and aprons(...)

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Maryland College Application Campaign-Volunteers Needed

Posted by  | Civic Engagement

On behalf of Paul Laurence Dunbar High School, we are soliciting your support for the Maryland College Application Campaign (MCAC). The campaign will involve each senior completing at least one college application and their FAFSA. The MCAC will be held October 10–19 at Paul Laurence Dunbar High School, located adjacent to the East Baltimore Campus(...)

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Lee Featured in #TimeForBaltimore

Lee Featured in #TimeForBaltimore

Posted by  | Congratulations, Leadership

Linda Lee, associate professor in the Division of Gastroenterology was recently featured as part of #TimeForBaltimore, a video series highlighting work that members of Hopkins do in the community. Linda was featured for her work founding the Baltimore Kids Chess League, where children from kindergarten to high school have competed in an annual chess tournament(...)

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