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Bloomberg American Health Summit 2021

This year's event examined how the COVID-19 pandemic has revealed to the broader public the far-reaching and life-changing role that public health plays in our daily lives.

Admiral Rachel L. Levine, Assistant Secretary for Health at the Department of Health and Human Services, five governors, and Michael R. Bloomberg were among this year's speakers, along with Bloomberg School faculty and Bloomberg Fellows.

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RECENT EVENT

Bridging Faith and Science to Combat the Overdose Crisis Series

On September 20, President Bill Clinton, Sister Simone Campbell, Dr. Nora Volkow, Dr. Leana Wen, and other leaders, discussed how the faith and public health communities can take action on the overdose crisis.

The second convening in this series, hosted by the Clinton Foundation, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and The Centre for Responsible Leadership, was held at 12:30 p.m., EDT, on Monday, September 20, with a focus on how local, state, and national government policy, informed by critical research, is necessary to address substance use disorders and reverse a dangerous trend of increasing overdose deaths. 

 

FALL/WINTER 2021 MAGAZINE

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.

 

Hopkins Bloomberg Public Health Magazine Fall 2021 Cover on Gun Violence

Videos

How Do mRNA Vaccines Work? Here's What You Should Know

Messenger RNA—or mRNA—vaccines have been in development for decades, and are now approved for use against COVID-19.

Understanding the COVID-19 Variants

With new variants of SARS-CoV-2 emerging across the globe, what do you need to know?

We got some answers from Andy Pekosz, PhD, vice chair and professor in our department of molecular microbiology and immunology.

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