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Suburban Hospital’s cardiac rehabilitation program helped Rodney Vieira become a marathon runner after a heart attack at age 41.

Patients with complex conditions living in Southern Maryland and the Eastern Shore, among other places a good distance from Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, see pediatric subspecialists without the long trip to Baltimore.

The inaugural session of Camp Charm City was designed to ensure that children with diabetes from across Baltimore City and County would have access to a fun, safe and supportive camp where kids learn to thrive while managing their disease.

An algorithm aims to analyze pictures through an app and electronic medical records system to prediagnose Lyme disease.

Pediatric operating room nurse Grace Babia found unusual ways to “make things better” for a young patient and his father.

Johns Hopkins Medicine experts will collaborate in order to improve care while reducing hospital stays for people with chronic conditions.

New resources provide updates and information for using the electronic medical record system.

A dozen projects harnessing advances in artificial intelligence are underway at the Wilmer Eye Institute.

The 2019 DELTA awards offer grants of up to $75,000 each for new digital approaches to education at The Johns Hopkins University.

While there can be benign reasons that newborns fail their initial hearing screening, including amniotic fluid in the middle ear or a too noisy environment during testing, for three of every 1,000 infants, there’s real hearing loss. Too many of those babies, however, face delays in diagnosis.

Among the winners of a Digital Education & Learning Technology Acceleration Grant were the creators of a computer program that takes a live image of a user’s face and reveals the intricate network of nerves, arteries and muscles below the skin.

Summer Reading - 08/08/2019

Yearning for a good book? Find out what Johns Hopkins Medicine leaders recommend for your 2019 summer reading pleasure.

Two pivotal clinical trials announced this spring found that transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) could be used to safely treat aortic stenosis even in patients with a low risk of death from surgery.

Washington-area patients with aortic stenosis can benefit from the latest treatments at Suburban Hospital.

Ophthalmologist Ashley Behrens says protecting your eyes from damaging rays is more important than you might think.

A Perfect Score - 08/06/2019

Johns Hopkins is among the nation’s first academic medical centers to fully comply with a federal law that requires accurate, transparent reporting of clinical trial results.

The school of medicine gives 12 neighborhood-based groups a total of $125,000 for community improvements.

The Institute for Excellence in Education celebrates a decade of working to improve medical education.

As they search for treatments for neurocognitive disorders such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson's disease, researchers need a larger supply of human tissue to study. The Brain Resource Center has the tissue specimens — diseased and healthy ones —the researchers are after.

After suffering in silence for 15 years, Stephanie Richards sought a surgical remedy for stress incontinence to restore her to an active lifestyle.

Deborah Andrew discusses her research on malaria transmission from mosquitoes

We have hairy ears in more ways than one! Hair cells turn audio vibrations into neural signals the brain uses to create sound.

Headlines - 08/01/2019

Highlights - 08/01/2019

In Brief - 08/01/2019

The Johns Hopkins Hospital is once again ranked #3 in the nation and #1 in both Maryland and the Baltimore metropolitan region. It also maintains its position as the only hospital top ranked for patients of all ages.

3 medical specialties ranked #1, 10 ranked in the top 5 on U.S. News & World Report list

The U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings are released each summer. Data from multiple sources dating back several years are used to calculate the results.

From clinicians to our support staff, to others who are more behind the scenes, we all play a part in providing the very best care possible for our patients.A few of these employees took a moment to share what they do to make a difference for patients every day.

Johns Hopkins’ Multiple Sclerosis Center and Technology Innovation Center aim to connect the dots between a large patient dataset and patient outcomes.

Highlights - 07/17/2019

In Brief - 07/17/2019

The Comprehensive Care Practice marks 25 years of first-rate primary care for people with substance use disorders. Founder Michael Fingerhood is a leader in fighting addiction in East Baltimore.

Headlines - 07/11/2019

Medical office coordinator Valarie Bowman seems to have a sixth sense about patients’ needs.

It must learn to find the “known unknown” — for instance, patterns in texture in scans that may be invisible to the human eye but indicate an early abnormality in the pancreas.

Ted Dawson discusses his new research findings on a potential origin of Parkinson's disease

The use of medical robotics to enhance the capabilities of retinal surgery is coming into clearer focus.

What started as an experiment has become a signature service ordered across all Wilmer Eye Institute clinics.

Bridging the Gap - 07/01/2019

Early support is crucial for promising young researchers like Mira Sachdeva.

As a child, Sarah Hill founded a nonprofit that continues to fund research into the condition that threatens the vision of many young patients worldwide.

Dr. Mandeep Singh has developed the prototype of a surgical device that has the potential to take retinal stem cell transplantation to the next level.

A device that can change how, and how often, patients of age-related macular degeneration receive treatments is on the horizon.

After suffering a heart attack, facilities project manager, Mike Mathis, committed to supporting the annual American Heart Association (AHA) Greater Maryland Heart Walk.

johns hopkins stood out among its peers in implementing work-site health promotion measures in fiscal year 2019, according to an assessment tool from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Johns Hopkins provides training opportunities to advance your education and development and enhance your job performance and professional growth.

The Wilmer Eye Institute is at the forefront of utilizing the "bionic eye", an implanted device helping to restore vision to patients with specific vision loss.

Across Wilmer, scientists are harnessing the promise of “deep learning” to transform research and patient care.

The 'Echo Effect' - 06/28/2019

Thanks to funding from the Lions Clubs, a clinical fellowship is vastly expanding knowledge and care for patients with low vision.

With the arrival of Zelia Correa, Wilmer patients can benefit from fine-needle biopsies.

The story of two medical school classmates whose work won separate Nobel Peace Prizes.

An agreement between The Johns Hopkins Hospital and Chase Brexton Health Care helps emergency department patients get dental care.

Researchers tested technologies and traditional methods to see which ones best identified medication nonadherence.

Academic intensity and the density of investigators attracted the renowned neonatologist to Johns Hopkins Children’s Center.

The son of two teachers, Chris Golden talks about his passion for education and the creative clerkship program in pediatrics that he leads.

Trying New Things - 06/20/2019

More people who are younger than 50 are being diagnosed with colorectal cancer.

A new telemedicine program trims travel hassles for the Child Mobile Treatment Program.

The annual U.S. News & World Report rankings for Best Children’s Hospitals for 2019–20 were announced today, and we are pleased to share that Johns Hopkins Children’s Center was once again named among the best in the U.S. The Children’s Center is ranked #9 nationally, and it remains the highest-ranked pediatric hospital in Maryland.

Data from the previous calendar year is collected for the pediatric hospital survey, which participating hospitals submit to U.S. News each February.

Patients with chronic conditions who live in rural areas, infants awaiting preoperative assessments and children in intensive care settings — these were the concerns of Johns Hopkins Children’s Center clinicians in their development of recent telemedicine initiatives.

When a stubborn blackhead turns out to be more than a blackhead.

NICN Turns 10 - 06/07/2019

Neurosciences Intensive Care Nursery staff celebrates a decade of advancing neurologic care for neonates at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center.

Computer scientist Suchi Saria develops way to identify early stages of sepsis by using electronic medical records.

Charitable care program provides access to treatment with Johns Hopkins specialists.

Cells in the mouse’s breast duct, known as “myoepithelial” cells can contract and expand just like muscles!

The MICU created a steps challenge for their department to motivate their team to be more active at work.

Marburg Pavilion has reopened after extensive renovations to modernize and update the space for both patients and staff members.

On Memorial Day, a nation gives thanks to those who served. On this Memorial Day weekend, a Navy lieutenant gave thanks to the cardiologist who helped save his life so that he could serve.

Pavilion III of the Johns Hopkins Health Care & Surgery Center—Green Spring Station began welcoming patients May 28.


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