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Reflections on the 20-Year Legacy of the Advisory Committee on Human Radiation Experiments. Join us for a special Robert H. Levi Leadership Symposium: 10:30am – 4:30pm, Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Open to All | Lunch Provided | Registration Required
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In Memoriam: Donald Ainslie Henderson MD, MPH ’60

Donald Ainslie Henderson, MD, MPH ’60, a leader of the international effort to eradicate smallpox – considered one of public health’s greatest successes – and a former dean of what is now the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, died Friday. He was 87. Learn more about his life and work. Watch videos, including our recent ‘Three Deans’ lecture. Read and share memories.

Johns Hopkins Discovery Awards Given to 24 Cross-Divisional Research Teams

Our Jessica Fanzo is a part of the broadest collaboration, which draws upon expertise from the schools of Public Health, Engineering, Medicine, Arts and Sciences, Advanced International Studies, and the Berman Institute for Bioethics. This team will work on “A Systems Framework for the Societal Costs of Antimicrobial Resistance & Use in Global Food Animal Production”.

In the News: Playing God

In an episode of Radiolab and a corresponding article in the NYTimes, Reporter Sheri Fink pursues the question, “What happens, what should happen, when humans are forced to play god?”. Her exploration includes our deliberative engagement project, involving citizens of Maryland in thinking about values that could be used to guide the allocation of scarce medical resources in a disaster. With comment from our Ruth Faden.