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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 Centennial Professor.
5-Aug-2021 10:25 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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 (Dani) Fallin, PhD, as a Bloomberg Centennial Professor.
3-Aug-2021 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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 spending opioid settlement funds in January are reacting to the announcement of the $26 billion settlement deal between a group of state...
21-Jul-2021 3:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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 exposure to a common pesticide synergizes with a frequent autism-linked gene mutation.
14-Jul-2021 9:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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’ pregnancy had a lower risk of high blood pressure in childhood, according to a study led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School...
23-Jun-2021 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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 Humanitarian Award from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and the Center for Humanitarian Health in recognition of their...
17-Jun-2021 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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, according to a nationwide study from researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
7-Jun-2021 9:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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

A new study from researchers at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and colleagues suggests a slowdown in the use of convalescent plasma to treat hospitalized COVID-19 patients led to a higher COVID-19 mortality during a critical period...
7-Jun-2021 1:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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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

In-Person Schooling with Inadequate Mitigation Measures Raises Household Member’s COVID-19 Risk

Large study suggests that symptom screening, other measures can eliminate most or all excess risk of developin...
29 Apr 2021

Study Identifies Risk Factors for COVID-19 Infection, Hospitalization, and Mortality Among U.S. Nursing Home Residents

Risks of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus infection for long-stay nursing home residents were mainly dependent on factor...
31 Mar 2021

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