A 'paradigm shift' for tech
Goal is to get faculty's discoveries quickly into
Technology transfer. It's about the money, sure. But
it's not all about the money. What it's really about, says
Jill Sorensen, is getting the faculty's discoveries and
inventions quickly into widespread use — by
physicians, businesses, even consumers — and thereby
improving health, standards of living and society in
University mourns death of
The Johns Hopkins community will mourn the loss of one
of its bright young stars at a memorial observance
scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 2, at Homewood's Ralph S.
O'Connor Recreation Center. Linda Trinh, a 21-year-old
senior biomedical engineering major, was found dead on
Sunday, Jan. 23, in her residence in the Charles
Apartments, a privately owned building across Charles
Street from the Homewood campus.
Heart Institute receives $10 million gift from Modells
Arthur B. Modell, longtime National Football League
team owner and medical philanthropist named last year to
head the new Johns Hopkins Heart
Institute's board of governors, announced Jan. 25 that
he and his wife, Pat, are making a gift that will provide
$10 million to the institute.