Welcome to LEAP

LEAP: Winter 2014

Please see the first issue of LEAP – a hot off the press magazine about the Division of Rheumatology at Johns Hopkins. In these pages you will learn more about who we are and what we’re all about. Enclosed are stories and images about the talented staff, postdoctoral fellows and faculty who make up our team.

The Importance of Traction

Breakthrough

Small But Mighty Grants Can Make All the Difference Never underestimate the power of traction. Just a little bit of it can mean the difference between spinning your wheels and actually getting somewhere in your scientific career.

2013 – 2014 Winter Update

Each year a new round of grants are awarded by the Dr. Ira Fine Discovery Fund. Here are details on the latest group of grants awarded.

Antony Rosen, MD, Named Vice Dean of Research

It is with great pride that the Division of Rheumatology announces that division head, Antony Rosen, MD, has been named Vice Dean of Research at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Read the full announcement below: To the Johns Hopkins Medicine community Dear Colleagues: We are delighted to announce that Antony Rosen, M.D., the Mary […]

Rheumatology Ranked #1 Nine Years in a Row!

Johns Hopkins Rheumatology Ranked #1 in Specialty for the 9th Year

The Johns Hopkins Division of Rheumatology has again ranked #1 in the nation in the annual U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings. This is the 9th consecutive year our division has been ranked #1 in the specialty of Rheumatology. We are extremely privileged to be ranked #1 in the highly competitive specialty of […]

2012-2013 Grant Awards

Here are summaries of the four newest Discovery Fund Research Projects awarded for 2012-2013.

2012 – 2013 Winter Update

This past year marked an exciting new partnership with the Division of Rheumatology at Johns Hopkins in the field of “Precision Medicine,” which refers to the tailoring of medical treatments to the individual characteristics of each patient.