Health

Intensive care

Post-ICU blues

April 25, 2016
Study: ICU stays can increase risks of depression, anxiety, PTSD / Hopkins Medicine
Zika virus

'Mini-brains' help show how Zika affects fetal cortex

April 22, 2016
Researchers confirm key process by which virus causes microcephaly, other damage in fetal brains
Research award

Sol Snyder honored

April 19, 2016
Pioneering neuroscientist receives Salk Institute's Medal for Research Excellence

JHU teams take second, third in biotech case competition

April 28, 2016
Hopkins student-organized event focuses on helping respiratory device get to market

Food allergy findings

April 28, 2016
Study: Apparent increase in food allergies in children not linked to changes in antibody levels / Hopkins Medicine
Earth Day

Cleaning and greening

April 22, 2016
Volunteers clean up, plant flowers in East Baltimore community gardens
Computer science

Computer scientists honored

April 21, 2016
Alexis Battle, Ben Langmead recognized for significant applications in biology, life sciences
Graduate research

18 earn NSF fellowships

April 20, 2016
Program recognizes, supports outstanding grad students in STEM disciplines
Cancer research

Promising new drug for virus-linked skin cancer

April 19, 2016
Immunotherapy drug shrinks tumors in half of patients with Merkel cell carcinoma / Hopkins Medicine

Global health care symposium

April 18, 2016
Carey Business School hosts event in Shanghai on challenges, opportunities of delivering health care in Asia
Bioethics

Pregnancy and public health

April 15, 2016
Group to develop guidelines for inclusion of pregnant women in public health research
Redlining Baltimore

Tale of two Baltimores

April 14, 2016
Public health experts examine roots of city health disparities
Values and Ventures

Hopkins BME students place third

April 13, 2016
Team wins $10,000 at national business plan competition with humanitarian focus
Zika hackathon

Fighting the bite

April 11, 2016
Modified mosquito trap, repellent soap among top designs at Zika virus challenge
Q+A

Finding her happy

April 11, 2016
For neuroscientist and author Wendy Suzuki, learning how exercise affects the brain has been a life-changing experience

Autism rates unchanged

April 1, 2016
Rates had risen since the 1960s, though researchers aren't sure why
Cancer research

How cancer thrives in when oxygen is scarce

April 1, 2016
Findings could help clear a major roadblock in cancer treatments / Hopkins Medicine
Big data

Health awareness analysis

April 1, 2016
Do awareness efforts, like the Great American Smokeout, have an impact on our behavior?

An organ transplant first

March 31, 2016
Hopkins performs first HIV-positive to HIV-positive organ transplants in U.S. / The Baltimore Sun
Zika challenge

Protection by design

March 31, 2016
Wanted: Solutions to prevent mosquito bites, stop Zika's spread
Cancer research

Biden: New Hopkins cancer institute will 'bring hope to millions of people'

March 29, 2016
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Vice president among speakers at dedication of $125 million Bloomberg-Kimmel Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy
Cancer research

New institute will study promising approach to cancer treatment

March 29, 2016
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Bloomberg, Kimmel, others give $125M to support research into immunotherapy, which scientists say has potential to end all forms of cancer
Drug policy

War on drugs undercuts public health, experts say

March 24, 2016
Health commission concludes current policies increase risk of death, exacerbate ongoing health crises worldwide / School of Public Health
Drivers not required

On the road to safety

March 24, 2016
Experts discuss challenges of making self-driving cars that improve, save lives
Cancer research

Tumor growth slowed

March 22, 2016
Antibody targets 'gateway' commonly found in lung, breast cancers / School of Medicine
Public health

Last piece of dengue puzzle?

March 16, 2016
Single-dose vaccine 100 percent effective in preventing virus in small clinical trial
Hopkins inHealth

Next gen sweat test

March 16, 2016
JHU team developing wearable sensor for cystic fibrosis treatment
Global Health

Improving maternal health in Myanmar

March 16, 2016
Jhpiego works to increase quality of midwifery faculty, students and improve facilities where they teach, learn