General Internal Medicine

2019 SOM Convocation Awards

2019 SOM Convocation Awards

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The School of Medicine Convocation Ceremony took place on Wednesday, May 22 in the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. Many of the awards for faculty were given to members of the Department of Medicine. The Professors' Awards for Excellence in Teaching The Professors' Awards for Excellence in Teaching were established in 1981 by the Advisory Board(...)

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Manesh Inducted into Distinguished Teaching Society

Manesh Inducted into Distinguished Teaching Society

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Reza Manesh, assistant professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was recently selected to be inducted into the 2019 cohort of the Distinguished Teaching Society of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Reza is one of 14 inductees celebrated and recognized at the annual induction ceremony. These individuals were nominated by one or more(...)

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Primary Care Consortium Awards

Primary Care Consortium Awards

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The Johns Hopkins Medicine Primary Care Consortium hosted its annual conference with the University of Maryland on Friday, April 5. Primary care providers of all specialties and disciplines from Johns Hopkins Medicine and the University of Maryland participated. Several members of the Johns Hopkins Department of Medicine were honored with awards for their achievements in primary care: Deborah Freeland,(...)

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Smith Receives Palliative and Supportive Care in Oncology Endowed Award

Smith Receives Palliative and Supportive Care in Oncology Endowed Award

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Tom Smith, professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was named the recipient of the 2019 Walther Cancer Foundation Palliative and Supportive Care in Oncology Endowed Award and Lecture from the American Society of Clinical Oncology. The award was created in 2017 in order to recognize an individual that has made multiple, significant and enduring contributions(...)

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Members of the DOM Honored by the IEE

Members of the DOM Honored by the IEE

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Members of the DOM received five of the eight Outstanding Educator Awards distributed at the Annual Institute for Excellence in Education (IEE) Conference and Celebration held on Friday, April 12. Lifetime Achievement in Education Award John Burton, professor in the Division of Geriatrics, received the Martin D. Abeloff Award for Lifetime Achievement in Medical and Biomedical Education.(...)

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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. Professor: Joseph Cofrancesco (pictured), GIM Maureen Horton (pictured), Pulmonary Associate Professor: Oscar Cingolani, Cardiology Christine Durand, Infectious Diseases Maura McGuire, GIM Satish Shanbhag, Hematology Assistant Professor: Michael Albert, GIM Lee Haselhuhn, GIM Varsha Singh, GI Joshua Sloan, GI Instructor: Jenny Pena Dias, Endocrinology We would(...)

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Residents Named Young Scholars in GIM

Residents Named Young Scholars in GIM

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*pictured: Meron Hirpa, Harita Shah and Talia Robledo-Gil Meron Hirpa, junior assistant resident in the Osler Medical Housestaff Training Program, Harita Shah, senior assistant resident in the Medicine-Pediatrics Urban Health Residency Program, and Talía Robledo-Gil, intern in the Osler Medical Housestaff Training Program, were named 2019 Young Scholars in GIM by the Society of General Internal Medicine. These(...)

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Smith Receives Palliative Medicine National Leadership Award

Smith Receives Palliative Medicine National Leadership Award

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Thomas Smith, professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine, was named the 2019 recipient of the Project on Death in America (PDIA) Palliative Medicine National Leadership Award from the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. This award recognizes a physician leader who has advanced the field of palliative care by the education of the next(...)

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