News & Announcements Archive


Public Health Undergrads Undertake Data Visualization

Public Health Undergrads Undertake Data Visualization
This spring the Public Health Studies program offered a brand new course on data analysis, taught by postdoctoral fellow at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Rebecca Yates Coley. The course, entitled "Data Analysis and Visualization Practicum for Individualized Health,” introduced undergrads to data visualization, or the art and science of graphically communicating statistics and research findings in meaningful ways. Learn more about the course here!


Undergraduate Research Day

Johns Hopkins will hold its Undergraduate Research Day (URD) on Thursday, April 14, 2016 from 3 p.m.- 6 p.m. in the Ralph S. O’Connor Recreational Center (Homewood Campus). If you are currently working on research that you would like to use as part of the requirement for your departmental honors, please contact your faculty adviser or the department administrator to get more information. We look forward to this exciting collaborative opportunity to showcase undergraduate achievement!


Applications Are Now Being Accepted for the First Annual Goodyear Award

Applications Are Now Being Accepted for the First Annual Goodyear Award
The Public Health Studies program is now accepting applications for the first 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.


Epidemic Proportions Is Now Soliciting Submissions!

Epidemic Proportions, JHU's undergraduate public health journal, is now soliciting submissions for their Spring 2016 edition. This is the perfect opportunity to discuss your research, public health experiences (either in the US or abroad), or opinions about issues in the realm of public health.


PHS Alum Ana Bogdanovski is a Finalist for NCAA Woman of the Year

PHS Alum Ana Bogdanovski is a Finalist for NCAA Woman of the Year
Swimmer Ana Bogdanovski, a 2015 Johns Hopkins University graduate and Public Health Studies major, has been selected as an NCAA Woman of the Year top 30 nominee, the first-ever Hopkins athlete included among the 30 finalists for this prestigious honor.


PHS Students in Cape Town

PHS Students in Cape Town
The 2015 Public Health Studies summer study abroad program in Cape Town, South Africa is in full swing! Check out the group's regularly updated blog.