Geriatrics

10 Inducted into the Distinguished Teaching Society

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Eleven members of our department were elected by the medical student body to be inducted into the Distinguished Teaching Society, a selective new teaching honor society affiliated with the JHUSOM medical student government, JHUSOM Institute for Excellence in Education (IEE) and the JHUSOM Vice Dean for Education that recognizes excellence in clinical medical student teaching(...)

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Johns Hopkins Primary Care Consortium Grants

Johns Hopkins Primary Care Consortium Grants

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The Johns Hopkins Primary Care Consortium recently announced that it will fund the following grants involving DOM faculty, fellows and staff: The TEACH Curriculum – Training for Engagement and Advocacy for Community Health Principal Investigator:  Erica Johnson, MD, assistant professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases Co-Investigators:  Manasa Ayyala, MD, fellow in GIM, and Stephanie Nothelle,(...)

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IEE Award Winners

IEE Award Winners

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The Department of Medicine took home all but three of the Institute for Excellence in Education's (IEE) Awards for Outstanding Achievement at their ceremony last Friday. This is a testament to our department's incredible educators in all stages of their careers. Congratulations to all of the following faculty members: David Kern, professor in the Division of(...)

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Mason F. Lord Lecture

Mason F. Lord Lecture

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The Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology and the Bayview Department of Medicine will co-host the 2016 Mason F. Lord Lecture on Tuesday, March 29 from noon-1 p.m. in the Johns Hopkins Asthma & Allergy Center, Grossi Auditorium. Guest Speaker: Terri R. Fried, MD, Professor of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine RSVP: jsnell5@jhmi.edu

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Colburn named Tideswell Leadership Scholar

Colburn named Tideswell Leadership Scholar

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Jessica Colburn, assistant professor in the Division of Geriatric Medicine, was named a Tideswell Leadership Scholar by the American Geriatrics Society (AGS). The AGS partnered with Tideswell at UCSF and the Association of Geriatric Academic Programs (ADGAP) on a National Leadership Development Program, a yearlong leadership development program for emerging leaders in the field of aging. Supported by the Stephen(...)

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Congrats to the Graduates of the Leadership Program for Women Faculty

Congrats to the Graduates of the Leadership Program for Women Faculty

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The Department of Medicine had 11 graduates among the Office of Women in Science and Medicine Leadership Program for Women Faculty’s sixth cohort of talented faculty. The program’s goal is to provide leadership development for high potential women faculty, and it has already succeeded in fostering new research collaborations amongst the participants. Congratulations! Alicia Arbaje,(...)

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DeSantis and Pope named Division Administrators

DeSantis and Pope named Division Administrators

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The department saw many changes and additions during the month of July, and among those are two new division administrators joining our team. Rachel DeSantis, MHA, was named the division administrator for Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology. Born and raised in Syracuse, New York, she attended Cornell University to complete a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology(...)

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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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2015 Diversity Leadership Council Diversity Recognition Awards

2015 Diversity Leadership Council Diversity Recognition Awards

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Jen Hayashi was selected by the Johns Hopkins Institutions Diversity Leadership Council to receive a 2015 Diversity Recognition Award along with Chelsea Ngongang, senior resident in the Bayview medicine program who has been a staunch advocate for diversity and inclusion in our residency programs and Bayview senior resident, Rachel Kruzan who has done extensive outreach work(...)

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