Johns Hopkins Ebola Response & Resources
With the Ebola crisis in West Africa intensifying, the Johns Hopkins community has been ramping up efforts to provide information, assistance, and on the ground care. Learn about our activities on-the-ground in West Africa and here in Baltimore.Attend the Dean's Symposium on Ebola: Crisis, Context and Response on October 14, 2014 from 9 AM to 1 PM in Sommer Hall at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. The event will be live-streamed and you can follow the...
Center for Global Health receives grant from Gilead Foundation
The Johns Hopkins Center for Global Health has been awarded a $100,00 grant to create the Paul S. Lietman Global Health Travel Fellowship for Housestaff. This fellowship is named in honor of Dr. Paul Lietman, a specialist in bacterial and viral infections and longtime chief of the Division of Clinical Pharmacology at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.
This grant will be used to bolster the Center's current housestaff grant program, allowing us to more than double our current...
2014 GHEFP awardee makes art in Bangladesh
Brittany Thomas, an undergraduate student at the Johns Hopkins Krieger School of Arts & Sciences and 2014 Global Health Established Field Placement (GHEFP) awardee, is spending this summer working on diarrhoeal disease research in Dhaka, Bangladesh. During a recent conversation with her advisor, Dr. Peter Winch, Brittany revealed her lifelong love for art which led to a new project. Brittany was asked if she would be able to help create drawings for the WSUP Project, an intervention...
Hopkins Team Takes Second Place in the 2014 Emory Global Health Case Competition!
The Center for Global Health is pleased to announce that a team from Hopkins was awarded second place in the 2014 Emory Global Health Case Competition which was held on March 29th. The International Emory Global Health Case Competition provides an opportunity for graduate and undergraduate students from multiple universities and disciplines to come together to learn about and formulate recommendations for 21st century global health problems. This year student teams spent an intensive weekend...