Geriatrics

April Updates

April Updates

Posted by  | Nursing Matters

CLABSI-Free Nelson 3 is one year CLABSI-free as of April 16! Miller Coulson Academy Awards The Miller Coulson Academy of Clinical Excellence selected Nikki Chokshi, physician assistant in the Division of Cardiology, Monica Riegert, nurse practitioner in the Division of Gastroenterology, and Virginia Wendel, nurse practitioner in the Division of Geriatrics to receive the 5th(...)

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Three from the DOM to be Inducted into AOA

Three from the DOM to be Inducted into AOA

Posted by  | Congratulations

Michael Fingerhood, associate professor and director of the Division of Chemical Dependence, Nancy Schoenborn, assistant professor in the Division of Geriatrics, and William Yang, senior resident in the Bayview Internal Medicine Residency, were recently selected to be inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Members are selected based on scholastic achievement, demonstrated professionalism, leadership capabilities, adherence to(...)

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Members of the DOM Honored by the IEE

Members of the DOM Honored by the IEE

Posted by  | Congratulations, Education

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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JHOME Receives Funding to Expand

JHOME Receives Funding to Expand

Posted by  | Patient Care

Johns Hopkins Home-Based Medicine, or JHOME for short, provides interdisciplinary geriatrics-focused primary care, urgent care, palliative care, behavioral health and case management in the home for older adults who can no longer travel to receive outpatient medical care due to chronic medical conditions. JHOME is a collaboration between the Division of Geriatrics, Johns Hopkins Community(...)

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Mason F. Lord Lecture

Mason F. Lord Lecture

Posted by  | CME

You are cordially invited to attend the 43rd Annual Mason F. Lord Lecture on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 from noon-1 p.m. in the Johns Hopkins Asthma & Allergy Center, Richard A. Grossi Auditorium, Level 1. The lecture is co-sponsored with the Johns Hopkins Bayview Department of Medicine.  Guest speaker: Bruce Leff, M.D., Professor of Medicine;(...)

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Colburn, Danoff and Stephens Elected to Miller Coulson Academy

Colburn, Danoff and Stephens Elected to Miller Coulson Academy

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Jessica Colburn, assistant professor in the Division of Geriatrics, Sonye Danoff, associate professor in the Division of Pulmonary, and Scott Stephens, assistant professor in the Division of Pulmonary, were selected to be part of the 2019 cohort of the Miller Coulson Academy of Clinical Excellence. They are three of 10 physicians throughout the School of Medicine to receive(...)

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Developments from the Development Office

Developments from the Development Office

Posted by  | Administration

The Department of Medicine Development Office is off to a strong start as we enter the third quarter of the fiscal year, reaching nearly $11.3M of our $22.68M goal: half of our yearly goal. $1M from Mrs. Barbara Cromwell for Dr. John Aucott in the Lyme Disease Research Center. $100K from an anonymous donor to(...)

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Faculty Promotions and Additions

Faculty Promotions and Additions

Posted by  | Congratulations

Congratulations to all of the below faculty members who were recently promoted. Professor: Frank Lin (pictured), Geriatrics Charles Love (pictured), Cardiology Associate Professor: Hiroshi Ashikaga, Cardiology Christine Durand, ID Brian Garibaldi, Pulmonary Laura Hanyok, GIM Nicola Heller, Clinical Immunology Amy Knight, Hospital Medicine Satish Shanbhag, Hematology Eun Shin, Gastroenterology Ellen Stein, Gastroenterology Shaoyong Yu, Gastroenterology Assistant Professor:(...)

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