Ending America’s Gun Violence Epidemic
From personal stories of survival to gun policies already making a difference—the latest issue of Hopkins Bloomberg Public Health magazine brings a public health lens to ending gun violence in the U.S.
Arrests and incarceration won’t stop urban gun violence. Instead, a growing number of researchers say community violence prevention is the most promising solution.
Baltimore’s No-Prosecution Policy for Low-Level Drug Possession and Prostitution Finds Almost No Rearrests for Serious Offenses
The findings suggest the new no-prosecution policies did not result in increased public complaints about drug use or sex work in Baltimore, and that those who had charges dropped did not go on to commit serious crimes.
A Q&A about the experimental drug that could soon be granted emergency use authorization for some people with mild to moderate COVID-19.
Two Bloomberg School Faculty Among 10 Johns Hopkins Researchers Elected to National Academy of Medicine
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Professor Darrell Gaskin, PhD, MS, has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine, as has Tener Goodwin Veenema, PhD, MPH, MS. Eight Johns Hopkins colleagues from the School of Medicine were also elected to the NAM.
Bloomberg American Health Summit 2021
Join us November 10 from 9:30 a.m.-11 a.m. as speakers explore the most pressing topics in public health from the past year, including how to advance equity in underserved communities, lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic, and how best to prepare for the next public health crisis. Initiative fellows and faculty will highlight how their work is pushing U.S. public health forward.
Our Academic Program Offerings
Our programs welcome those from within and outside the traditional boundaries of public health. Whether you're a future college graduate, a midcareer public health leader, or someone looking to make a career change, we have a program for you.
Meet Our Faculty
Our faculty are world-renowned experts, and trusted advisers to our students, public health leaders, and the public.
Narangerel Gombojav, MD, PhD, ScM, seeks to improve maternal, child and adolescent health outcomes through data-driven and family engagement on-line tools.
Mark Kohr, PhD, researches how male and female hearts differ in response to injury and environmental factors.
Carol Underwood, PhD '93, MA, MA, studies the role of gender, social class, and marginalization in global health outcomes to contribute to the wellbeing of populations.
Weiqiang Zhou, PhD, develops statistical and computational tools for integrative analysis of large-scale genomic data to study gene regulation in cancer and immune system.
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Voices on Vax
This initiative is bringing Baltimore’s youth voices to the conversation about the COVID vaccine with vaccine stories by and for Baltimore teens and their families, complete with a helpful step-by-step guide for creating videos.
Support Our Work
Our work is made possible in part by contributions from Bloomberg School donors.