The Public Health Studies program is now accepting applications for the second James D. Goodyear Public Health Service in Baltimore Award. Named in honor of the former Associate Director of Public Health Studies, this award will provide a stipend of $3000 to one Public Health Studies undergraduate student per year, allowing the student to complete an otherwise unpaid public health service internship based in Baltimore City.
News & Announcements Archive
February 13, 2017
Check Out Video From the 2017 BA/Master’s Information Session By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Were you unable to attend the BA/Master’s information session on February 9th? Check out video of the event.
February 8, 2017
Check Out This Video From the 2015 PHS Program in South Africa! Applications for This Summer Are Being Accepted Now! By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The Public Health Studies program will once again run a study abroad trip to Cape Town, South Africa, this summer. Check out this video from the 2015 trip, and email Lisa Folda (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more details!
January 25, 2017
PHS Alum Ahmed Elsayyad Has Been Named a 2017 Mount Sinai-GLG Global Health Scholar By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Public Health Studies alum and winner of the 2015 award for best public health honors thesis has been named a Mount Sinai-GLG Global Health Scholar. Ahmed is a first year medical student at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Learn more about the program at the link!
January 4, 2017
Public Health Studies in Uganda By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Every year, the Public Health Studies program leads a study abroad trip to Uganda during Intersession. JHU students are paired with students from Uganda’s Makerere University for a unique peer-to-peer learning experience. Students learn about the strengths and challenges of urban and rural child health and education initiatives in Uganda. Check out the blog written by the JHU students in Uganda now!
December 14, 2016
PHS Major Ashley Ezema is The Daily Record’s Leading Woman 2016 Scholarship Recipient By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
JHU senior and public health major Ashley Ezema has been chosen as the recipient of this year’s Daily Record Leading Woman Scholarship. Read more about her impressive achievements at the link!
September 19, 2016
Miss The Grad School Info Session? Watch Video Here By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
On September 15, admissions reps from top graduate schools in Public Health hosted an information session in Hodson 110. If you couldn’t make the session, view the videos and slideshow.
August 24, 2016
PHS Senior Lara Gaffney Helps Baltimore’s Efforts in Tracking the Zika Virus By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
As a long-distance runner for the Johns Hopkins track and field team, Lara Gaffney has chased down foes before. This summer, the 21-year-old soon-to-be senior helped the Baltimore City Health Department run down a more elusive opponent: mosquitoes carrying the Zika virus.
August 19, 2016
Public Health Studies Major George Mwinnyaa is One of Two JHU Students to Win a NIH Undergraduate Scholarship By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
George Mwinnyaa is one of only 15 students in the country to win acceptance to the National Institutes of Health’s Undergraduate Scholarship Program, which gives him paid research training next summer, followed by year of full-time employment with an NIH research lab. The award also covers $20,000 of his senior-year tuition at Hopkins. Mwinnyaa is one of two winners from Johns Hopkins.
August 16, 2016
PHS Alum Ana Bogdanovski Swims at the 2016 Olympics By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Ana Bogdanovski (PHS class of 2015) Macedonia’s flag bearer for the opening ceremony, will swim the 200-meter freestyle, one of seven events in which she holds her birth country’s national record. Last year, at the world championships in Russia, she finished 35th in both the 200 and the 100 free.