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Johns Hopkins Researchers Receive Grant to Help Strengthen the Public Health Workforce in Georgia

Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health received a $250,000 grant from the U.S. CDC to provide support in strengthening the workforce in the country of Georgia. The Bloomberg School team will provide technical support to the Georgian National Center for Disease Control (NCDC) to help them meet their workforce planning needs and to better address communicable and noncommunicable diseases.

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Why Don't We Have an HIV Vaccine?

More than 40 million people have died from HIV since the first cases of AIDS were reported in 1981. There is a need, and the funding exists, so where are the vaccines?

International Health Faculty

Looking for prominent public health experts in the field of International Health? They’re here at the Bloomberg School of Public Health.


David Peters
International Health

David Peters, DrPH '93, MPH '89, MD, studies how to strengthen health systems in low- and middle-income countries, particularly to better serve poor and vulnerable populations.

Melissa Marx
Assistant Professor
International Health

Melissa A. Marx, PhD ‘02, MPH ’98, evaluates maternal, child, and infectious disease programs, and has led response efforts for outbreaks including SARS, Ebola, and COVID-19.