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Judd Walson, Infectious Disease and Child Survival Expert, Joins Bloomberg School as Chair of Department of International Health

Judd Walson, MD, MPH, has joined the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health as chair of the Department of International Health and as professor in the Department’s Global Disease Epidemiology and Control program. He assumed the role on...
16-Nov-2023 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Minimum Wage Increase Linked to Small Decrease in Employer Health Insurance Offerings

A new study led by a researcher at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health found that a $1 increase in state and federal minimum wages over the 2002–2020 period was associated with small decrease in the percentage of employers offering...
9-Nov-2023 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Black and White Adults Have Similar Health Care Expenditure Levels in Racially and Economically Integrated Communities

Differences in health care expenditures between Black and white adults vary substantially with the local level of racial and economic integration, and tend to be low or nonexistent in highly integrated communities, according to a study led by...
3-Nov-2023 11:15 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Narrower Traffic Lanes in Cities Could Help Lower Risk of Traffic-Related Collisions

A new report from researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health’s Bloomberg American Health Initiative highlights the critical role street design in urban settings plays in traffic and pedestrian safety.
1-Nov-2023 1:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Bloomberg American Health Summit to Focus on Power of Connection

The 2023 Bloomberg American Health Summit will take place in Baltimore on November 7 and 8. The Summit brings together Bloomberg fellows, public health experts, and policymakers from around the country who are working in the Initiative’s five...
30-Oct-2023 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Bloomberg School Honors William H. Gates Sr. with New Name for Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health

The Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health—known for its groundbreaking work on sexual and reproductive health and rights and gender equity—as of today has been renamed the William H. Gates Sr. Institute for...
25-Oct-2023 10:15 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Johns Hopkins Study Supports Potential for Injectable ‘Chemical Vaccine’ For Malaria Using Atovaquone

Johns Hopkins researchers looking to develop a long-acting, injectable malaria preventive using atovaquone have shown in a new study that resistance may not be the challenge scientists thought it was, particularly when using atovaquone as a malaria...
20-Oct-2023 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Expert Briefing: The Supreme Court and United States v. Rahimi: the Risk of Armed Domestic Abusers

The Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Violence Solutions will host a webinar briefing on Wednesday, October 25 from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. ET to discuss United States v. Rahimi, an upcoming Supreme Court case that has significant implications for public...
19-Oct-2023 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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