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global health

Photo feature
A stateless people, a public health crisis
Published Oct 18, 2017
The Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs and its partners are working in Bangladesh to protect the health of the Rohingya during the world's fastest-developing refugee crisis
Photo feature
Zika's other children
Published Oct 18, 2017
A powerful look at the families—and siblings—who carry the weight of Brazil's Zika epidemic
Global Health
Alliance for a Healthier World awards grants
Published Oct 18, 2017
Awards totaling $170,000 support projects designed to impact health inequities in low-, middle-income countries
Male circumcision boosts women's health
Published Oct 18, 2017
Procedure shown to reduce transmission of HIV, other sexually transmitted diseases
Global health
Johns Hopkins program battles misconceptions about cancer
Published Oct 18, 2017
JHU's Center for Communication Programs and American Cancer Society produce information materials for patients in East Africa
Epidemiology
Cholera vaccines less effective for kids than adults
Published Oct 18, 2017
Findings indicate that one dose, spread out over twice as many people, may be more effective at treating outbreaks than a traditional two-dose method / School of Public Health
Reproductive health
Success seen in family planning program
Published Oct 18, 2017
Center for Communication Programs led successful campaign in Nigerian cities with high maternal and infant mortality rates / School of Public Health
Global Health
Hopkins center gets $300M USAID grant
Published Oct 18, 2017
Center for Communication Programs will lead five-year effort to encourage healthy behaviors in developing countries
Global Health
Netting a sustainable business model
Published Oct 18, 2017
After successful bed net campaigns in Ghana, researchers aim to create a thriving, sustainable commercial market
Study abroad
Learning at the edge of Africa
Published Oct 18, 2017
During study abroad program in South Africa, Johns Hopkins students gain a global perspective on public health challenges