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public health

Global health
Fewer malaria nets, lower costs, more protection
Published July 17, 2018
Center for Communication Programs distributes insecticide-treated bed nets to schoolchildren to supplement regular distribution campaigns
Bioengineering
Humanitarian hackathon for Gaza
Published July 17, 2018
Design challenge teams in Baltimore and the Gaza Strip use enhanced audiovisual technology to collaborate, innovate
Virginia Apgar gets a Google doodle
Published July 17, 2018
Hopkins alum developed the Apgar Score, an assessment that has helped save countless newborn babies around the world
Scholarships
Alum named Gates Cambridge Scholar
Published July 17, 2018
Samuel Kebede, a 2015 JHU graduate, will spend a year studying public health at University of Cambridge
Race in America
Public health crises in Puerto Rico
Published July 17, 2018
March 27 panel discussion will examine island's public health needs following devastation caused by Hurricane Maria
Alumni
A public health love story
Published July 17, 2018
Bloomberg School alums travel the world to improve the health of people in need—with two toddlers in tow
When the abuser is a child, too
Published Spring 2018
The criminal justice system is failing children convicted of child sex abuse, Hopkins researchers say / Johns Hopkins Magazine
Students launch new speaker series
Published July 17, 2018
Osler Medical Symposium, which focuses on topics in health and medicine, debuts with four spring semester events
Public Health
Life expectancy gains slowing
Published July 17, 2018
Progress in health technology has not been enough to keep average life expectancy increasing at historic rates, study finds
Public health
An early warning system for malaria
Published July 17, 2018 Video
Using satellite and population data, researchers hope to give public health officials more lead time