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Healing Through Informatics
Even when René Laennec (1781–1826) demonstrated the efficacy of the stethoscope he invented in 1816, many physicians were reluctant to use his new gizmo, fearful that it might interfere with their hands-on treatment of patients, notes Kevin Johnson ’87.Read More
Rethinking Alzheimer’s Research
“The sad part about research in Alzheimer’s disease has been the extraordinarily high number of failed studies” for preventives or cures, says Allan Anderson, 59, vice president for the dementia care practice at the Copper Ridge Institute, a continuous care retirement community affiliated with the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine that is located in Sykesville, Maryland.Read More
Even as a youngster growing up in Honolulu, Curtis Chong ’08 was not exactly an underachiever. He was the Honolulu Star-Bulletin Newspaper Boy of the Year in 1993, sang in the Honolulu Boy Choir and aced his public school courses.Read More
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The Magic Touch
Steve Hsiao left an indelible mark on brain science.Read More
Master of Metabolism
M. Daniel Lane was renowned for his brilliance as a mentor.Read More
During three decades as a pioneering female pediatric surgeon—the first in her native Louisiana—Rowena Spencer ’47 called all of her tiny patients “my babies.”Read More
Hanging up his stethoscope to become a public servant probably expanded the impact that Torrey C. Brown ’61 had on the health of innumerable Marylanders. He played a crucial role in curbing environmental pollution in Western Maryland and preserving the Chesapeake Bay fishery.Read More