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2014-08-02 23:02:06

Steven H. Heisler, The Injury Lawyer, says women who were secretly photographed by Johns Hopkins gynecologist can still join class action lawsuit. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) August 02, 2014 On July 21, 2014, the Johns Hopkins Health System announced it has reached an agreement to settle the class action lawsuit filed October 24, 2013, in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City, Case No. 24-C-13-001041 MM, on behalf of thousands of women who allegedly were surreptitiously recorded during...

2014-08-01 16:24:08

BALTIMORE, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued by Jonathan Schochor, Chairman, Plaintiffs' Steering Committee, regarding Jane Doe No. 1, et. al. v. Johns Hopkins Hospital, et al., No. 24-C-13-001041. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click http://www.multivu.com/players/English/7281851-dr-nikita-levy-patients-class-action-settlement/ If you were a patient of, or were treated by Johns Hopkins Hospital gynecologist,...

2014-07-29 12:35:28

Designed to bring care closer to home, improve quality of care and better serve communities ROCKVILLE, Md., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaiser Permanente and Johns Hopkins Medicine today announced plans to strengthen the successful collaboration between the two health care organizations. With the new agreement, Kaiser Permanente and Johns Hopkins Medicine will expand ways to deliver quality care by sharing evidence-based best practices, advancing population health programs, collaborating on...

2014-06-11 12:28:45

BALTIMORE, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ApotecaUSA and Loccioni AEA today announced that The Johns Hopkins Hospital has selected APOTECAchemo(TM) to automate the compounding of its hazardous injectable preparations. Under the agreement, Johns Hopkins will utilize APOTECAchemo(TM) robotic technology to compound patient-specific hazardous doses principally for patients at the Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center. APOTECAchemo(TM) will be used to help satisfy...

2014-05-08 12:26:19

Facility to be named Under Armour LiveWell Center at Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center BALTIMORE, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Under Armour (NYSE: UA) announced that it has committed a gift of $10 million to provide infrastructure and innovation to the Under Armour LiveWell Center at The Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center. The gift comes through Under Armour's Power in Pink Campaign, which strives to create awareness around women's breast health and celebrate women who use...

2014-04-01 12:56:08

Men with long-term HIV infections are at higher risk than uninfected men of developing plaque in their coronary arteries, regardless of their other risk factors for coronary artery disease, according to results of a study led by Johns Hopkins researchers. A report on the research appears in the April 1 issue of Annals of Internal Medicine. The finding is important, investigators say, because advances in treatment have led to long-term survival of people living with HIV/AIDS and the...

2014-03-27 23:31:46

BlackDoctor.org and the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Disparities Solutions host awards dinner to honor the nation’s leading black healthcare professionals. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 BlackDoctor.org, the leading online health resource for African Americans, will honor 20 black healthcare professionals at its inaugural "BlackDoctor.org Top Blacks in Healthcare" awards banquet on Thursday, April 3, 2014 in Baltimore, MD. The keynote address will be delivered by Dr....

2014-03-19 08:30:44

BALTIMORE, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health- Health Advisory Board member and construction developer Ken Banks has teamed up with investigators from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health to find a practical construction-based solution to a global public health problem. Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is ranked no. 1 by U.S. News & World Report and has held this ranking for the past twenty years. Dr....

2014-02-28 23:26:37

Yuval Bar-Or, a Johns Hopkins business professor, demystifies financial planning in his new book, Pillars of Wealth: Personal Finance Essentials for Medical Professionals. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Most medical professionals (e.g., dentists, physicians) complete their residency or fellowship without sufficient knowledge of business and finance. This educational deficiency often leads them to make sub-optimal decisions, exposing their families and businesses to a variety of...

2014-02-07 12:22:23

East Baltimore's Henderson-Hopkins School, operated by Johns Hopkins University's School of Education, is a holistic model for social and economic reform of urban neighborhoods via education and health. BALTIMORE, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Award-winning New York City architecture firm ROGERS PARTNERS Architects+Urban Designers announced today the ribbon cutting of Elmer A. Henderson: A Johns Hopkins Partnership School and the Harry and Jeannette Weinberg Early Childhood Center in...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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