Endocrinology

Diabetes Walk Call for Team Captains

Diabetes Walk Call for Team Captains

Posted by  | Administration

As many of you know, every October, Johns Hopkins participates in an institution-wide walk to benefit the American Diabetes Association. This year’s Step Out Baltimore Walk to Stop Diabetes will be held October 2, 2016 at the Canton Waterfront Park. This year Johns Hopkins has committed to recruiting 600 walkers and raising $60,000 for diabetes(...)

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Women’s Task Force Annual Dinner

Women’s Task Force Annual Dinner

Posted by  | Administration, Leadership

This year's Annual Women's Task Force dinner proved to be not only an excellent networking event for women, but an inspiring evening full of meaningful conversation between faculty, staff, residents and fellows as well as our institution's leaders. The event took place on Tuesday, May 31 at the Center Club in Baltimore where keynote speakers Andrea Cox,(...)

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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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Congrats to the Graduates of the Emerging Women’s Leadership Program

Congrats to the Graduates of the Emerging Women’s Leadership Program

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The Department of Medicine had six graduates of the 2015 cohort of the Emerging Women's Leadership program sponsored by the Office of Women in Science and Medicine and the SOM Office of Faculty Development. This 11-month program aims to provide leadership development for highly skilled women faculty and has resulted in new research collaborations amongst participants as(...)

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Endocrinology Grand Rounds to Feature Speakers from the FDA

Endocrinology Grand Rounds to Feature Speakers from the FDA

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Wednesday, February 24, 3:30-5 p.m. in the Marburg Conference Room “Testosterone and 'Age-Related Hypogonadism' - FDA Concerns” Hylton Joffe, director, Division of Bone, Reproductive and Urologic Products, FDA Mohamed Mohamoud, team leader, Drug Utilization Team, Division of Epidemiology, FDA Trung-Hieu Brian Tran, regulatory review officer, Office of Prescription Drug Promotion Mark Hirsch, clinical team leader,(...)

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Ahima Named Director of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Ahima Named Director of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Posted by  | Congratulations, Leadership

We are delighted to announce that Rexford Ahima will join Johns Hopkins Medicine on as the Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Diabetes, director of the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, and leader of the Diabetes Initiative at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Ahima will assume division directorship on June 1, 2016, succeeding(...)

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Kalyani named Co-Chair for the ADA’s Professional Practice Committee

Kalyani named Co-Chair for the ADA’s Professional Practice Committee

Posted by  | Congratulations, Patient Care

Rita Kalyani, assistant professor in the Division of Endocrinology, has been asked to co-chair the American Diabetes Association's Professional Practice Committee (PPC). The PPC is responsible for overseeing the annual publication of the standards of care used both nationally and internationally for diabetes management. Appointment to the PPC is based on excellence in clinical practice(...)

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DeAngelo, Little and Mamidala Named Division Administrators

DeAngelo, Little and Mamidala Named Division Administrators

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Anthony DeAngelo, MHA, was named the division administrator for General Internal Medicine on the Bayview campus. Born and raised in Pittsburgh, he attended the University of Pittsburgh to complete a Bachelor’s of Science in bioengineering. He then moved to Baltimore to complete his Master of Health Administration at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public(...)

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Department of Medicine Top Fundraiser at 2015 American Diabetes Association Step Out:  Walk To Stop Diabetes

Department of Medicine Top Fundraiser at 2015 American Diabetes Association Step Out: Walk To Stop Diabetes

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The totals are in and the Department of Medicine was the top Johns Hopkins Medicine fundraiser at this year’s Baltimore American Diabetes Step Out Walk—raising $23,408! We nearly met out $25,000 goal thanks to the efforts of our outstanding team captains.  We had 6 teams raise over $1,000: Diabetes Center and Division of Endocrinology ($5,786)(...)

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Sesame Street visits the Bloomberg Children’s Center

Sesame Street visits the Bloomberg Children’s Center

Posted by  | Administration, Patient Care

Big Bird, also known as Darren Brownlee, assistant administrator for ambulatory and access operations, and the Count, Gian Bonetti, project administrator in the outpatient center, paid a visit to the Bloomberg Children's Center on Friday, October 30 to help the center's patients celebrate Halloween. The Division of Endocrinology and several other groups set up tables(...)

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