In a message acknowledging major grants and honors, Department of Medicine Chair, Myron Weisfeldt, MD, announced that the Welch Center's Associate Director, Ebony Boulware, MD, MPH, and Welch Center Associate Faculty member nephrologist Deidra Crews, MD, ScM, were recognized at a May dinner by JHU's President Daniels for significant and exceptional work related to urban issues in Baltimore.
Drs. Boulware and Crews were awarded as collaborators whose work focuses on the social determinants of chronic renal disease. The full name of their award is the "President's Research Recognition Award of the Johns Hopkins Urban Health Institute."
Congratulations to both on this recognition for their trail-blazing research!