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Global health
Johns Hopkins program battles misconceptions about cancer
Published Sept 23, 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 Sept 23, 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 Sept 23, 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 Sept 23, 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 Sept 23, 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 Sept 23, 2017
During study abroad program in South Africa, Johns Hopkins students gain a global perspective on public health challenges
For a Healthier World
New global health effort takes shape
Published Sept 23, 2017
Alliance for a Healthier World announces $250K in available grant funding for cross-disciplinary proposals
Global health
Preventing avoidable tragedies
Published Sept 23, 2017 Video
Video highlights efforts to reduce childhood drowning in Bangladesh
TEDxJHU
Water for life
Published Sept 23, 2017
Shilpa Alva, a 2002 JHU graduate, is executive director of the nonprofit Surge for Water
Public health
Impact of immigration actions
Published Sept 23, 2017
Bloomberg School to host symposium exploring recent executive order, U.S. refugee resettlement and policy, and related public health and bioethics concerns