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  • Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Lives Millions at a Time In the Health Policy Trenches Centennial Policy Scholar Series addresses pressing public health issues Read This Story Learn more about the Centennial Policy Scholar Series Facebook Twitter Join the Conversation JHSPH Problem Meet Solution CLF Lerner Fellow Yukyan Lam seeks research skills that can make a difference Read This Story Learn More About the CLF Lerner Fellowship Facebook Twitter Join the Conversation JHSPH Fit to Serve Dr Prerna Mona Khanna s advice to aspiring disaster volunteers Start young and stay in shape Read This Story Learn More About Alumni Relations Facebook Twitter Join the Conversation jhsph Get this Centennial Started The Bloomberg School welcomes students faculty and staff to a celebratory year Read This Story Learn More About the Centennial Facebook Twitter Join the Conversation jhsph Dispatch from the White House Alum Tiffany McNair employs her Bloomberg School education in the Office of the Vice President Read This Story Learn More About the General Preventive Medicine Residency Facebook Twitter Join the Conversation JHSPH Minding the Minds Alum Sachiko Kuwabara addresses mental health needs of CDC staff fighting Ebola Read This Story Learn More About the Department of Mental Health Facebook Twitter Join the Conversation JHSPH It Takes a Village Lab scientist Cissy Li pulls off her goggles to see the bigger picture Read This Story Learn More About Environmental Health Sciences Facebook Twitter Join the Conversation JHSPH Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next Department Highlights Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Visit Department Biostatistics Visit Department Environmental Health Sciences Visit Department Epidemiology Visit Department Health Behavior and Society Visit Department Health Policy and Management Visit Department International Health Visit Department Mental Health Visit Department W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology Visit Department Population Family and Reproductive Health Visit Department Research and Centers The

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  • About - Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Gift Helps Donor Stories Rising to the Challenge Contact Us FAQs Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Prospective Students Current Students Faculty Staff JHSPH Alumni Public Health Professionals Protecting Health Saving Lives Millions at a Time About Dean s Corner School at a Glance Centennial 2016 History What is Public Health Faculty Directory Lecture Series Honors Awards School wide Initiatives Offices Services Directions Maps Event Calendar Careers Contact Us Global Projects Explore the Interactive Map Explore Map Make a Gift Your contribution can be used so many places so many ways Learn More Public Health Practice Training Learn More Johns Hopkins Public Health Magazine Summer Issue 2015 Read More or Subscribe Home About About Facts Figures Founded 1916 Students 2 250 Alumni 20 490 Departments 10 Centers Institutes 60 The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health has a big mission Protecting Health Saving Lives Millions at a Time Since its founding in 1916 the Bloomberg School has advanced research education and practice to create solutions to public health problems around the world Faculty staff and students have helped eradicate smallpox made water safe to drink improved child survival reduced the spread of HIV and uncovered the dangers of tobacco smoke Researchers and scientists are now discovering ways to eliminate malaria increase healthy behavior reduce the toll of chronic disease improve the health of mothers and infants and change the biology of aging Every day the Bloomberg School works to keep millions around the world safe from illness and injury by pioneering new research deploying knowledge in the field and educating tomorrow s public health leaders What Makes the Bloomberg School Unique Alfred Sommer and the Power of Vitamin A Learn More Smart Students Bloomberg School graduates regularly receive Fulbright awards Learn More D A Henderson Eradicated Smallpox Learn

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  • Dean's Corner - About - Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Center News About Us News Releases Stories Subscriptions Social Media Giving Ways to Give Make a Gift How Your Gift Helps Donor Stories Rising to the Challenge Contact Us FAQs Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Prospective Students Current Students Faculty Staff JHSPH Alumni Public Health Professionals Protecting Health Saving Lives Millions at a Time About Dean s Corner Dean s Biography Dean s Letter Dean s Podcast Dean s Lectures Deans of the School School at a Glance Centennial 2016 History What is Public Health Faculty Directory Lecture Series Honors Awards School wide Initiatives Offices Services Directions Maps Event Calendar Careers Contact Us Dean Klag s Podcast Listen Now Home About Dean s Corner Dean s Corner The Centennial In the latest edition of the Fall Dean s Letter Dean Klag celebrates the Bloomberg School s accomplishments over the past 100 years Fall Dean s Letter Open Mike Our School has the opportunity and the obligation to help find transformative solutions for our city Our Centennial year has begun not with a celebration but with a call to action it s time to get to work JHPH Magazine Summer 2015 On the World Stage Asia s imminent health challenges were the focus of trans disciplinary talks at the World Health Summit Regional Meeting Kyoto Dean Klag kicked off the April 13 14 event with an opening ceremony speech Read More 2014 A Narrative Dean Klag talks about public health work that saves lives worldwide in the Bloomberg School s first Yearlook 365 days of impact in education research and practice Watch Here Dean s Ebola Symposium 2014 On October 14 2014 the Dean s Symposium on Ebola Crisis Context and Response brought together public health experts to discuss one of the most significant public health challenges in recent

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  • School at a Glance - About - Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Institutional Review Board Faculty Directory SciVal Experts Research Profiles SciVal Funding Student Life Events Activities Housing Dining Fitness Center International Students Career Services Visit Life in Baltimore Office of Student Life Student Assembly SOURCE Student Outreach Resource Center Sustainability Transportation Graduation Office of Student Affairs Practice Training Practice for Faculty Practice for Students Practice for Professionals Continuing Education Contact Us Online Trainings Graduate Training Programs in Clinical Investigation Mid Atlantic Public Health Training Center News About Us News Releases Stories Subscriptions Social Media Giving Ways to Give Make a Gift How Your Gift Helps Donor Stories Rising to the Challenge Contact Us FAQs Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Prospective Students Current Students Faculty Staff JHSPH Alumni Public Health Professionals Protecting Health Saving Lives Millions at a Time About Dean s Corner School at a Glance Vision Mission Values Goals Objectives Accreditation Associate Deans Chairs Health Advisory Board International Declaration of Health Rights Centennial 2016 History What is Public Health Faculty Directory Lecture Series Honors Awards School wide Initiatives Offices Services Directions Maps Event Calendar Careers Contact Us Home About School at a Glance School at a Glance Name Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Founded 1916 by William H Welch and John D Rockefeller Current Dean Michael J Klag MD MPH 87 Students 2 243 from 81 nations Faculty 670 Full time 709 Part time Research Ongoing in more than 130 countries Total Budget 500 million Alumni 50 000 since 1919 Location Contact Information 615 N Wolfe Street Baltimore MD 21205 Phone 410 955 3543 Fax 410 955 0464 Website www jhsph edu Email admiss jhsph edu Departments Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Biostatistics Environmental Health Sciences Epidemiology Health Behavior and Society Health Policy and Management International Health Mental Health Population Family and Reproductive Health W Harry Feinstone

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  • Centennial 2016 - About - Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    understanding of mental and behavioral disorders develops implements and evaluates methods to prevent and control these disorders and promotes mental health in the population Learn More Centennial 100 Dinners We re inviting alumni students faculty and friends of the School to join us for 100 Centennial dinners across the globe Learn More How do you celebrate 100 years of groundbreaking public health Throughout the 2015 2016 academic year we ve planned an exciting itinerary of programs festivities and innovative projects to spotlight 100 years of pioneering public health connecting a century of achievements to the promise of new advances for the next century Since the Centennial year kickoff in late June with the arrival of the Centennial MPH Class of 2016 activities have included a Centennial Fun Festival for the School community special Centennial celebration months for the MPH Program and Department of Health Behavior and Society and the installation of the first Centennial panel display chronicling the School s role in identifying and controlling epidemics in the past century We re also well on our way to reaching our goal of 100 Centennial Dinners around the world Over the next year stay tuned for more department celebration months programs on the future of public health a second book on the School s history and the festive finale to a historic year on June 13 2016 complete with a Centennial birthday cake Join us as we celebrate the School s Centennial year A Century of Saving Lives Our Beginnings The School s story begins on June 13 1916 William Henry Welch the first dean of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and a public health visionary announced that the University had received a grant from the Rockefeller Foundation to establish the country s first school of public health the Johns

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  • History - About - Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Public Health Practice Training Learn More Johns Hopkins Public Health Magazine Summer Issue 2015 Read More or Subscribe Home About History History 2008 New research findings show that a single dose of vitamin A given to infants at birth can reduce their risk of death by 15 percent 2006 Bloomberg School researchers determine that adult male circumcision significantly reduces a man s risk of getting HIV 2001 The School s name is changed to the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in honor of Michael Bloomberg for his financial support and commitment to the field of public health 1999 Virologist Keerti Shah co authors the study linking cervical cancer to the human papilloma virus HPV 1974 Susan P Baker develops the Injury Severity Score a key tool in injury prevention 1966 D A Henderson begins leading the World Health Organization s campaign against smallpox which is declared eradicated in 1980 1963 Anna Baetjer a well known researcher in occupational health who linked chromium exposure to lung cancer establishes the environmental toxicology program 1948 The U S Congress expands the National Institutes of Health signaling the rise of major federal support for chronic disease research 1942 The Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health and the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine establish a joint training program for medical officers in the U S armed forces 1939 The Certificate of Public Health CPH degree is renamed the Master of Public Health MPH degree 1935 The Social Security Act passes with titles to provide training for public health professionals and to establish a national network of state and local health departments the School s enrollment doubles as a result 1932 An agreement between the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health and the Baltimore City health department establishes the Eastern

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  • What is Public Health - About - Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Public Health Professionals Protecting Health Saving Lives Millions at a Time About Dean s Corner School at a Glance Centennial 2016 History What is Public Health Faculty Directory Lecture Series Honors Awards School wide Initiatives Offices Services Directions Maps Event Calendar Careers Contact Us Global Projects Explore the Interactive Map Explore Map Make a Gift Your contribution can be used so many places so many ways Learn More Public Health Practice Training Learn More Johns Hopkins Public Health Magazine Summer Issue 2015 Read More or Subscribe Home About What is Public Health What is Public Health Public health as a profession is becoming more and more popular but what exactly is it Here s a good way to describe the essence of public health In the medical field clinicians treat diseases and injuries one patient at a time But in public health we prevent disease and injury Public health researchers practitioners and educators work with communities and populations We identify the causes of disease and disability and we implement largescale solutions For example instead of treating a gunshot wound we work to identify the causes of gun violence and develop interventions Instead of treating premature or low birth weight babies we investigate the factors at work and we develop programs to keep babies healthy And instead of prescribing medication for high blood pressure we examine the links among obesity diabetes and heart disease and we use our data to influence policy aimed at reducing all three conditions Today public health encompasses areas as wideranging as epigenetics chronic disease the science of aging mental health disaster response refugee health injury prevention and tobacco control In public health our microbiologists work to find a vaccine for malaria while our behavioral scientists research ways to discourage populations from smoking Our environmental health scientists

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  • Lecture Series - Academics - Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Public Health Magazine Summer Issue 2015 Read More or Subscribe Home Academics Lectureships Lecture Series The Anna M Baetjer Lecture Anna Baetjer ScD 24 Professor Emerita was a leader in establishing the field of environmental toxicology and occupational health The Anna M Baetjer Lecture in environmental health sciences was established by her friends family and colleagues after her death in 1983 to honor Dr Baetjer s contributions to occupational health Learn More Bloomberg Leadership Series The aim of the Bloomberg Leadership Series is to foster personal and professional leadership skills among all students at the Bloomberg School The program consists of a series of schoolwide speakers from diverse fields and backgrounds to address various aspects of leadership Learn More The Leroy E Burney Lecture Leroy E Burney MD MPH was the eighth Surgeon General of the United States Commissioned Corps 1956 1961 His seminal report linking smoking to lung cancer provided the template for every Surgeon General who followed and a legacy for all those in health promotion and disease prevention who struggle to control tobacco use After his death in 1998 Dr Burney s family friends and colleagues established an annual schoolwide lecture to honor his contributions to public health Learn More The J Douglas Colman Lecture In 1974 friends and family of the late Dr J Douglas Colman established a memorial fund to support a periodic lecture by an outstanding individual on the subject of medical care evaluation quality of care and modes of financing medical care Learn More The Edward and Nancy Dodge Lectureship Established to honor Dr Edward Dodge MPH 67 and his late wife Nancy for their generous support of the Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future this annual lecture given by a distinguished visiting scholar addresses the public health implications of ecosystem change resulting from our personal and policy choices Learn More The Dean s Lectures These lectures provide a forum to encourage and promote the interchange of information and ideas among professionals in the fields of public health practice and research while celebrating the recent appointment or promotion of professors in the Bloomberg School Learn More Delta Omega Lectureship The Alpha Chapter of the Delta Omega Honor Society sponsors a guest lectureship at their annual induction dinner Learn More The Larry Ewing Lectureship Larry Ewing was professor of population dynamics at the Bloomberg School and associate director of the Johns Hopkins Population Center When he died in 1990 friends faculty colleagues and former students of Dr Ewing established a memorial fund to support an annual lecture by an outstanding visiting scientist in the field of reproductive biology Learn More The George G Graham Lecture George G Graham MD served on the faculty for more than four decades and was an internationally known expert in child nutrition The Middendorf Foundation established this annual lecture which is dedicated to improving the lives of children and mothers throughout the world with better nutrition Learn More The Dr Lawrence Grossman Lectureship Larry Grossman served as chair

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