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Author Archives: Wayne Countryman

VA doctor/UM professor receives research award

Edward J. Weinman, a doctor at VA Maryland Health Care System, of Baltimore, has received the William S. Middleton Award from the Biomedical Laboratory Research and Development Service for his work in basic research in kidney physiology (uric acid transport) ...

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Towson U. names Shock its Distinguished Alumna

Towson University has named Molly F. Shock its Distinguished Alumna of 2010. Shock is a member of the university’s Board of Visitors and its Foundation Board, and is chair of the Capital Campaign Committee. The following alumni were to receive ...

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Hopkins researchers receive international honors

Awards Two genetics researchers from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine have been awarded honorary Doctor of Medicine degrees by European scientific institutions. Andrew P. Feinberg, King Fahd Professor of Molecular Medicine and director of the Center for Epigenetics ...

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Lessner leads climb for kidney foundation

Featured Mover Wanda Lessner, director of executive inquiry of CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, takes seriously her responsibility as president of the board of the National Kidney Foundation of Maryland. The former nurse will be among those to climb down the 25-story ...

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On the move — Business edition 5/10

Featured Mover Wanda Lessner, director of executive inquiry of CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, takes seriously her responsibility as president of the board of the National Kidney Foundation of Maryland. The former nurse will be among those to climb down the Legg ...

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