Endocrinology

Year-End Results for Fundraising

Year-End Results for Fundraising

Posted by  | Administration

*pictured above: Rich Johns, Bob Johns, Mark Anderson, John Flynn, Jim Johns, Landon King, Sanjay Desai and seated, Dick Johns December was a busy month, and we are pleased to share that we have received $13,561,085 in gifts and pledges from donors toward our goal of $20,250,000.   Top commitments included: Dr. Richard Johns, $1,150,000 pledge for(...)

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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 Professor: Promoted to Associate Professor: Peter Abadir, Division of Geriatrics Maria Roselle Abraham, Division of Cardiology Alicia Arbaje, Division of Geriatrics Rashmi Aurora, Division of Pulmonary Wendy Bennett, Division of General Internal Medicine Jenell Coleman, Division of Clinical Pharmacology Lois Eldred,(...)

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Spotlight on Diabetes

Spotlight on Diabetes

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Recently, several DOM faculty members have been recognized for their contributions to diabetes research. Landon King, professor in the Division of Pulmonary and executive vice dean for Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, represented Johns Hopkins Medicine at the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Greater Chesapeake and Potomac Chapter Hope Gala on Saturday, November 12. The(...)

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Sidhaye to Lead Cystic Fibrosis Endocrinology Clinic

Sidhaye to Lead Cystic Fibrosis Endocrinology Clinic

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Aniket Sidhaye, assistant professor in the Division of Endocrinology, will lead a new endocrine clinic sponsored by a grant from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation entitled "CF Envision: Emerging Leaders in Endocrinology." The purpose of the grant is to establish a dedicated clinic for patients with cystic fibrosis that works in close conjunction with the Johns Hopkins(...)

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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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Xing Receives Paul Starr Award

Xing Receives Paul Starr Award

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Mingzhao Xing, professor in the Division of Endocrinology, received the 2016 American Thyroid Association (ATA) Paul Starr Award lecture. He delivered the lecture entitled, "BRAF in Prognostication of Thyroid Cancer--Where Are We Now?" at the ATA's 86th Annual Meeting in Denver in September. The Paul Starr Award Lecture recognizes an outstanding contributor to clinical thyroidology. For(...)

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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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Cooper Named Master in the American College of Physicians

Cooper Named Master in the American College of Physicians

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David Cooper, professor in the Division of Endocrinology, was recently elevated to master in the American College of Physicians. This honor was bestowed on only two clinicians throughout the entire state of Maryland this year, and is recognition of his work as a master clinician and his international contributions to the understanding and management of thyroid(...)

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U.S. News & World Report Rankings

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On a daily basis we give thanks to the faculty and staff of the Department of Medicine for their contributions to discovery, education and the care of our patients. Today, the publication of hospital and medical specialty rankings by  U.S. News & World Report reminds the world of what you and all of us together(...)

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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 Professor:   Promoted to Associate Professor: Scott Berkowitz, Division of Cardiology Christopher Hoffmann, Division of Infectious Diseases Howard Levy, Division of General Internal Medicine Promoted to Assistant Professor: Jemima Albayda, Division of Rheumatology Evelyn Gathecha, Division of Hospital Medicine Allison Lamber,(...)

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