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Earn full tuition, a stipend, health and other benefits with the Vivien Thomas Scholars Initiative. This initiative is dedicated to nurturing, mentoring, and connecting the exceptional diverse talent that exists at historically black colleges and universities and other minority serving institutions to STEM graduate education and future leadership in STEM careers.

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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.


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Meet Our Faculty

Our faculty are world-renowned experts, and trusted advisers to our students, public health leaders, and the public.

Sachini Bandara
Assistant Professor
Mental Health

Sachini Bandara, PhD ’18, MS, studies how public health policies can improve wellbeing for people who use drugs, have mental illness, or are involved in the carceral system.

Nicholas Ialongo
Mental Health

Nicholas Ialongo, PhD, is a prevention science researcher who conducts large-scale studies on child mental health, developmental psychopathology, violence prevention, and more.

Tamar Mendelson
Mental Health

Tamar Mendelson, PhD, MA, addresses the development, evaluation & dissemination of prevention strategies to improve adolescence mental health in underserved urban populations.

Martin Stephens
Senior Research Associate
Environmental Health and Engineering

Martin Stephens, PhD, promotes new methods of biomedical research and testing that are more relevant to human health than are traditional animal-based approaches.

Why Choose the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health?


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and Largest School of Public Health


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Alumni Living in over 160 Countries


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Progress and Purpose

 The midterm update of our 2019-2023 strategic plan describes accomplishments to date and identifies ongoing priorities.

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Support Our Work

Our work is made possible in part by contributions from Bloomberg School donors.