"I owe my career to the lifelong support and encouragement from the amazingly talented and generous faculty, staff and classmates in HPM."
— Bianca Frogner, PhD 2008
Associate Professor and Health Economist
University of Washington School of Medicine
“The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is an incredible learning and professional development environment that helps students achieve the best versions of themselves."
— Colin Ward, MHS/HFM 2004
Vice President, Population Health
University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health
"The faculty and my peers at HPM were unparalleled and provided the support and foundation for my career in health policy and health services research."
— Gretchen Jacobson, PhD 2007
Associate Director of the Program on Medicare Policy
The Kaiser Family Foundation
"The unwavering support of my mentors within HPM has bolstered my career as a doctoral candidate, as a research consultant, and now, as I pursue a career in academia."
— Anika Hines, PhD, MPH 2010
Research Fellow, General Internal Medicine
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
“The program was a really great bridge from my investment banking/business background into the intricacies of health care.”
— Natalie Holland, MHS/HFM 1996
"What a wonderful program and department! It’s had a huge influence on me, and I’m glad I can continue to be a part of it."
— Claro Pio Roda, DrPH 2016
Senior Finance Director
Johns Hopkins Medicine
"The mentorship from faculty was outstanding and has been invaluable for my career.”
— Tracy Mroz, PhD 2013
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
University of Washington
"The people: faculty, staff, and students are what make this a special place. The positive energy and can-do spirit within HPM have taught me that we can rise to meet any challenge."
— Kenneth Shermock, PhD 2010
Director, Center for Medication Quality and Outcomes
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
"I felt as part of a brilliant family; one dedicated to global health and societies writ large. My experience promoting this grand mission has been embracing, nourishing and a driving force in my life."
— Steve Lascher, PhD 2008
Senior Director, Clinical Epidemiology
Center for Evidence Based Medicine Excellence, Elsevier
"My experience in HPM is distinguished by the first-class academic training and colleagues who remain integral parts of my current support system and professional network."
— Linda Elam, PhD 2004
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation
U.S. Department of Health Services/ASPE
Annual HPM Alumni Event in D.C.
Save the Date, April 18, 6:00 – 8:00 pm, Washington, DC
Graduates of the Department of Health Policy and Management are improving public health in prominent careers all over the world—from hospital administration to health economics.
The breadth of
degree programs in the Department offers students the flexibility to focus on a variety of subjects while gaining real-world experience. Graduates leave prepared to work in private industry, research and academic institutions, and governments at all levels.
Many alumni maintain an active role—serving as preceptors for our masters programs, teaching in our
institutes, mentoring current students, participating in special events, and working hand in hand with our faculty.