Founded in 1917, the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BMB) attracts students from all over the country and around the world—each contributing in a unique way to a dynamic learning environment on the cutting edge of biochemistry and biology research.
The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology offers a Master of Health Science (MHS) degree, a Master of Science (ScM) degree, a doctoral (PhD) degree in biochemistry and molecular biology and opportunities for postdoctoral training.
We invite you to learn more and meet our current students. Learn why students chose Hopkins, the research they’re pursuing and the experiences they are having in the program.
SPOTLIGHT - A Visionary Alumna
BMB graduate Nan Zhang, MHS ‘14, selected as a 2014-2015 Albert Schweitzer Fellow-Baltimore.
BMB alumna, Kathy Zoon, PhD '76, reflects on her career. With a beginning in BMB, Zoon now directs the intramural research program at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease.