Endocrinology

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

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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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Professor Promotions

Professor Promotions

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FY15 saw the promotions of 14 well-deserving members of our department across many divisions and specialties. The below individuals demonstrate the diversity and proficiency that spans the Department of Medicine and succeeded in surpassing an extremely competitive process in order to earn the title of Professor of Medicine. Congratulations to: Theodore Abraham, Division of Cardiology(...)

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Jan De Beur elected Councilor of the American Society of Bone and Mineral Research

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Suzanne Jan De Beur, associate professor in the Division of Endocrinology, was elected to the American Society of Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) as a councilor. The ASBMR is a professional, scientific and medical society established to bring together clinical and experimental scientists who are involved in the study of bone and mineral metabolism. Dr.(...)

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U.S. News and World Report Annual Rankings

U.S. News and World Report Annual Rankings

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Once again Hopkins was ranked among the best hospitals in the country, receiving the third slot on U.S. News & World Report’s annual Best Hospital’s list. A contributing factor among the success of the hospital are the seven specialties within the Department of Medicine that were ranked some of the best nationwide. Please join us(...)

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Kalyani and Ziegelstein receive JHU Alumni Association Awards

Kalyani and Ziegelstein receive JHU Alumni Association Awards

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Dr. Rita Kalyani, assistant professor in Division of Endocrinology, and Roy Ziegelstein, professor in the Division of Cardiology and vice dean for education, were among the 24 award recipients honored at June JHU Alumni Association’s Biennial Meeting and Reunion. Dr. Kalyani was named one of the Johns Hopkins University Alumni Association Outstanding Recent Graduate award(...)

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Jan de Beur receives Shirley Hohl Award

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Suzanne Jan de Beur, associate professor and chief of the Division of Endocrinology at Bayview, has been selected by the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) for the Shirley Hohl Award. The Shirley Hohl Award is given to an individual whose activities best represent and have made significant contributions to the dedicated and(...)

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Golden awarded R34 grant

Golden awarded R34 grant

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Dr. Sherita Golden, professor and executive vice-chair of the Department of Medicine, was recently awarded an R34 grant for the study entitled “Implementation and Evaluation of an Inpatient Diabetes Superuser Education Program.” The study will be funded through an R34 mechanism, Pragmatic Research in Healthcare Setting, through the National Institute for Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney(...)

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Renda and Marcinko Receive Miller-Coulson Award

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Susan Renda, DNP of the Division of Endocrinology and Richard Marcinko, PA-C of the Division of Geriatric Medicine have been selected as the Department of Medicine’s recipients of the first annual Miller-Coulson Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Clinical Excellence Award. The Miller-Coulson Academy of Clinical Excellence at Johns Hopkins Medicine recognizes mastery in communication and interpersonal skills, professionalism and(...)

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Levine and Sellmeyer elected into Alpha Omega Alpha

Levine and Sellmeyer elected into Alpha Omega Alpha

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Drs. Rachel Levine and Deborah Sellmeyer have been elected into Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA), the national medical honor society due to their lasting commitment to scholarship, leadership, professionalism and service. Dr. Levine, associate professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, is a renowned scholar in the field of medical education and has made important(...)

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