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Spring/Summer 2006
 
  PUBLISHED THREE TIMES A YEAR for alumni, faculty, parents and friends of Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Hopkins Medicine magazine brings readers face to face with people, issues and events that shape one of the world's leading health care institutions. We probe into the operating rooms, venture behind the lab bench, poke into the lives of students and distinguished faculty.  
 
 
 
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Features
Taming the Beast
Thirty-five years after declaring "war on cancer," an interesting thing has happened. The monster is growing ever smaller.
By Randi Henderson
Anatomy of a Surgical Dilemma
The woman had only months to live. Should the operation still have gone ahead? Once a week, surgeons here come face to face with cases that didn't unfold as planned.
By Ramsey Flynn
 
 
Departments
Circling the Dome
A restaurant's pluck. Pythons to patients. The reach of "Superman, M.D."
DULY NOTED Snyder's heir. Bayview's new operator. The next great communicator
Medical Rounds
Finding pancreatic cancer sooner. Big ideas from tiny yeast cells. Latest on the gastric bypass. Remaking hearts
Annals of Hopkins
A physician recalls the tuition help that carried him through medical school during the Depression.
Class Notes
Match Day, 2006
Members of the SOM's graduating class opened their match envelopes this past March 16.
Rounding Through the Ages
For all of the changes in medicine, the ritual of grand rounds at Johns Hopkins has remained close to its roots.
Lock Conley Looks Back and Blushes
Twenty-six years after retiring, this University Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Medicine recalls his legacy.
Opinions
Edward D. Miller, M.D. Post-Op
Research marches on Washington
By Dean/CEO
Edward D. Miller, M.D.
 
     
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