To commemorate the golden anniversary of the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Center and celebrate its fifty years of service, a special event was recently held at Baltimore’s Lyric Opera House. Paul Smith and his band Eightlock were joined on stage by Grammy award winning bluesman Keb' Mo' and American Idol finalist Oliver Steele in a private performance for the friends and faculty of Johns Hopkins.
Opening its doors in 1973, The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center is one of the world’s leading medical institutions working to both understand and eradicate cancer. Part of the extensive Johns Hopkins Medical System here in Maryland, the Kimmel Center is renowned is for its pioneering research into the origins of a range of cancers and of course, cutting-edge treatment for those stricken with the disease.
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