LEAP: Winter 2015

LEAP Winter 2015

This issue of Leap, although autoimmunity is on the cover, is actually about the many points of connection here in the Division of Rheumatology. First, of course, is our connection to our patients. It’s not just physicians, nurses, and staff. It’s also our scientists, working to discover how these diseases start and how they might be stopped.

Welcome to LEAP


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


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.

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 […]