Health Disparities and Health Inequality
The goal of the certificate program is to train future leaders in research on health disparities and health inequality, and to train individuals to identify the underlying causes of health inequalities and how to develop and implement effective solutions.
Upon successful completion of this certificate program, students will:
- Become knowledgeable of the current research on health disparities and health inequalities
- Become knowledgeable on the underlying cause of health inequalities
- Be able to identify, describe, and be knowledgeable regarding possible solutions to address/reduce health inequalities in different populations
Course of StudyStudents should review the JHU e-catalogue for full information about certificate program courses and requirements.
The certificate program is open to masters and doctoral students currently enrolled in any division of The Johns Hopkins University, with the exception of JHSPH MAS degree students, who are not eligible to apply.
Applicants must submit declaration of intent prior to starting coursework.
Priority deadline to submit intent is October 1; final deadline to submit intent is December 1.
Start terms: It is possible to begin the certificate program only in these terms: 1, 2, & 3.
Requirements for Successful Completion
The student should review the section of the website that addresses completion before completing certificate program requirements. The student's transcript will not indicate that the certificate was earned until the Notification of Completion has been submitted, verified by the certificate review committee, and processed by the Registrar.
Health Policy and Management
Name: Darrell J. Gaskin
Name: Roland J. Thorpe, Jr.