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Top 100 WomenDean Patricia Davidson has been named among Maryland's Top 100 Women by the Daily Record. The award recognizes high-achieving women making an impact through leadership, community service, and mentoring. Winners will be celebrated April 15 at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall in Baltimore. Congratulations, Trish!
3 Minute ThesisRegistration is open through March 26 for the fourth-annual Johns Hopkins Three Minute Thesis competition. Thanks to a new partnership with the JHU Alumni Association, there are additional prizes and live-streaming to showcase our students before the world. Info is at the 3MT website.
For Stressed Students
Join Hannah Fegley, JHSAP program manager, 12:30-1:30 p.m. March 25 in Room 010 for a workshop where participants will examine reactions to stress; share time-management tips and strategies for reducing stress; and learn to measure and manage well-being. Lunch served. RSVP.
Staff Day of Service (SOURCE)Join colleagues from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, March 29 for SOURCE’s SON Staff Day of Service for the House of Ruth, MD. Email SOURCE@jhu.edu with full name, birth date (for conflict checks), email address, phone number, and dietary restrictions. Lunch will be provided, as will van service.
'End of Life'
Celebrity readings of Greek plays as a catalyst for discussions about challenges faced by patients, families, and providers. 5-7 p.m. Friday, April 12 at Chevy Chase Auditorium, Hopkins Hospital. Free, but tickets are required.
Cardiovascular Task Force's New Guidelines
The American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines, which includes Professor Cheryl Dennison Himmelfarb, has released the “2019 ACC/AHA Guideline on the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease.” It is published in the journal Circulation and is also available via the American College of Cardiology (www.acc.org) and American Heart Association (professional.heart.org/).
Showing the FlagNearly 600 participants headed to Philadelphia this month for the 2019 National Association of Diversity Officers in Higher Education (NADOHE) conference, a record number that included an impressive contingent from Johns Hopkins. Welcome home, and keep up the good work.
6.3 CNE for Free: Lipid Disorders
Are you up to date on evaluating and managing lipid disorders? A new course prepares you to utilize the latest practice guidelines and to take the clinical lipid specialist examination. Topics include pathophysiology, laboratory evaluation, and the genetic component of hyperlipidemia. Course is 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, March 29 in the Carpenter Room (lunch provided). Register now.