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Study Finds Undiagnosed Diabetes in U.S. Less Than Half of Current Estimates

Analysis suggests undiagnosed diabetes is more prevalent in certain subgroups, including older and obese adults, racial/ethnic minorities, and those without health care access.
16-Aug-2022 10:10 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Johns Hopkins University Appoints Donald Warne Co-Director of the Bloomberg School’s Center for American Indian Health and Provost Fellow for Indigenous Policy

Warne, a member of the Oglala Lakota tribe from Pine Ridge, SD, is an acclaimed physician and public health researcher of chronic disease inequities.
3-Aug-2022 10:15 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Journal Special Issue Offers Evidence and Guidance Supporting National PrEP Program to Turn Tide on HIV

Special issue includes research and commentary addressing important considerations for national PrEP program that would lower prices and expand access.
29-Jul-2022 10:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Tracking Daily Movement Patterns May One Day Help Predict Dementia

Researchers found significant differences in movement patterns between participants with normal cognition and those with mild cognitive impairment or Alzheimer’s disease.
19-Jul-2022 1:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Appoints Kristin Mmari as New Bloomberg Associate Professor of American Health

Her research in adolescent health combines innovative methods and technology to help understand the factors that influence outcomes and programs.
30-Jun-2022 10:20 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Documents Show McKinsey’s Role in Opioid Epidemic

The UCSF-JHU Opioid Industry Documents Archive released more than 114,000 documents related to McKinsey & Company's work showing how they advised opioid makers to help increase sales, despite the growing public outcry over the opioid epidemic.
30-Jun-2022 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Appoints Terrinieka W. Powell as New Bloomberg Associate Professor of American Health

Powell is a trained community psychologist with expertise in adolescent health, qualitative methods, intervention development, and implementation science.
29-Jun-2022 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Earns Six CASE Awards for Work in Communications and Alumni Relations

The awards highlight outstanding work in categories including alumni relations, communications, fundraising, advancement services, and marketing.
23-Jun-2022 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


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Use of Dexamethasone, Remdesivir Against Covid-19 Varied Widely Across U.S. Health Systems

As many as one-fifth of patients hospitalized with severe COVID-19 in the U.S. who may have benefitted from tr...
17 Aug 2021

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Appoints Keshia M. Pollack Porter as New Bloomberg Centennial Professor

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health has appointed Keshia M. Pollack Porter, PhD, MPH, as a Bloombe...
10 Aug 2021

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Appoints Marsha Wills-Karp as New Bloomberg Centennial Professor

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health has appointed Marsha Wills-Karp, PhD, MS, as a Bloomberg Cente...
05 Aug 2021

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Appoints M. Daniele Fallin as New Bloomberg Centennial Professor

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health has appointed Margaret Daniele Fallin, PhD, as a Bloomberg Cen...
03 Aug 2021

Statement from Public Health Experts on Announcement of Opioid Settlement

Members of a coalition of 50+ leading public health groups who issued a set of five guiding principles for spe...
21 Jul 2021

Brain Organoid Study Highlights Potential Role of Genetic and Environmental Interaction in Autism Spectrum Disorder

Researchers at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health have shown in a brain organoid study that expos...
14 Jul 2021

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Honored for COVID-19 Communications Efforts

The Communications and Marketing team in the Office of External Affairs at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School ...
23 Jun 2021

Higher Selenium and Manganese Levels During Pregnancy May Protect Babies From Future High Blood Pressure

Children who were exposed to higher levels of trace minerals manganese and selenium during their mothers’ pr...
23 Jun 2021

Chef José Andrés and His World Central Kitchen to Receive Goodermote Humanitarian Award

Chef and restaurateur José Andrés and his nonprofit World Central Kitchen will receive the 2021 Goodermote H...
17 Jun 2021

Major Study of Diabetes Trends Shows Americans’ Blood Sugar Control is Getting Worse

Blood sugar control among adults with diabetes in the United States declined significantly in the past decade,...
09 Jun 2021

Drop in Convalescent Plasma Use at U.S. Hospitals Linked to Higher COVID-19 Mortality Rate

A new study suggests a slowdown in the use of convalescent plasma to treat hospitalized COVID-19 patients led ...
07 Jun 2021

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Announces Fifth Class of Bloomberg Fellows

The Bloomberg American Health Initiative at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health announces its ...
03 Jun 2021

Report: Analysis of Baltimore City’s Urban Farms and Gardens Finds Safe Levels of Metals at Vast Majority of Sites

A new report that examined soil, water, and produce from urban farms and gardens in Baltimore City found low l...
03 Jun 2021

Class of 2021: 908 Students Graduate From Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health recognized the Class of 2021 in a pre-recorded Convocation...
26 May 2021

Researchers Identify Proteins That Predict Future Dementia, Alzheimer’s Risk

The development of dementia, often from Alzheimer’s disease, late in life is associated with abnormal blood ...
17 May 2021

Ingredient in Common Weed Killer Impairs Insect Immune Systems, Study Suggests

The chemical compound glyphosate, the world’s most widely used herbicide, can weaken the immune systems of i...
13 May 2021

Organic Meat Less Likely To Be Contaminated with Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria, Study Suggests

Meat that is certified organic by the U.S. Department of Agriculture is less likely to be contaminated with ba...
12 May 2021

Report: “Safe System” Approach Could Dramatically Reduce Road Deaths While Improving Equity

A new approach to road safety that relies on design and engineering principles—the “Safe System” approac...
11 May 2021

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Co-Hosts: “Bridging Faith And Science To Combat The Overdose Crisis” With President Bill Clinton and Faith Leaders

This inaugural discussion will focus on understanding and addressing the role of racial and ethnic disparities...
03 May 2021

Statement from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School and the Institute for Global Tobacco Control on a Ban on Menthol Cigarettes

We welcome and support the FDA’s plan to ban menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars announced this week. Thi...
30 Apr 2021

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