School of Medicine Alumni Calendar
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Johns Hopkins Medicine town meeting Time: 12:00p - 1:00p Location: Hurd Hall Details:
Come to the Johns Hopkins Medicine town meeting to learn more about:
- Johns Hopkins Medicine’s five-year strategic plan
- Thank You Johns Hopkins Medicine Family, U.S. News & World Report Rankings
- Research on metabolism-based therapies for epilepsy
- One patient’s vascular surgery experience
Paul B. Rothman, dean of the medical faculty and CEO of Johns Hopkins Medicine, and Ronald R. Peterson, president of The Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System and EVP of Johns Hopkins Medicine, will share recent appointments, promotions and awards and other news.
Peter Pronovost, senior vice president for patient safety and quality, will share information regarding the new core-measure metrics for patient safety and quality. Adam Hartman, assistant professor of neurology, pediatrics, and molecular microbiology and immunology, and director of basic epilepsy research in the Pediatric Epilepsy Division, will discuss the ketogenic diet, intermittent fasting and Johns Hopkins’ latest work on amino acid therapy.
The town meeting will be simulcast live to Johns Hopkins HealthCare in the Deer Creek (Suite B) Conference Room, Johns Hopkins at Keswick in the Keswick Auditorium, Howard County General Hospital in the Medical Library, and Suburban Hospital in the Suburban Hospital Auditorium.