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How to ease the stressors of living in a multigenerational household during the pandemic.

Monica Schoch-Spana is quoted.   

The Washington Post | May 12, 2020

This course will train an army of contact tracers. You can take it, too. 

The Bloomberg School is featured.   

The Wall Street Journal [Paywall] | May 12, 2020

Leading Cause of Death in the U.S.? Hint: It Isn't COVID-19

Keri Althoff is quoted.   

The New York Times | May 9, 2020

Taiwan's Weapon Against Coronavirus: An Epidemiologist as Vice President

Chen Chien-jen is an alum of the School.   

The Wall Street Journal [Paywall] | May 8, 2020

COVID-19 Raises Questions About the Value of Personalized Medicine

Arturo Casadevall is featured.   

Axios | May 7, 2020

U.S. still has a gun violence problem despite coronavirus lockdowns

Daniel Webster is quoted.   

CBS News | May 7, 2020

Finding coronavirus' patient zero; and a guilty bat

Chris Beyrer is quoted.   

The Hill | May 6, 2020

What we can learn from the First Peoples of the United States in the era of COVID-19

Allison Barlow and Laura Hammitt co-authored the op-ed.  

WBAL | May 6, 2020

Maryland pediatricians worry as parents cancel child checkups, vaccinations

William Moss is quoted.  

Rolling Stone | May 5, 2020

COVID-19 Is Traumatizing All of Us. How Will We Cope After It's Over?

Monica Schoch-Spana is quoted.   

CNN | May 3, 2020

How to talk to your neighbors about social distancing

Monica Schoch-Spana is quoted.  

Washington Post | May 2, 2020

Boom-and-bust federal funding after 9/11 undercut hospitals' preparedness for pandemics

Eric Toner is quoted. 

Bloomberg News | May 1, 2020

COVID-19: Johns Hopkins Sees 'Great Hope' in Antibodies Research

Andy Pekosz is featured. 

WTOP News | April 30, 2020

Researchers from Johns Hopkins say contact tracing crucial for safely reopening states

Emily Gurley and Crystal Watson are mentioned. 

Business Insider | April 30, 2020

Should gyms, stores, and restaurants ban air-conditioning?

Ana María Rule is quoted.

FiveThirtyEight | April 30, 2020

Why Are More Men Than Women Dying of COVID-19?

Sabra Klein is featured.

The Atlantic | April 29, 2020

Why the Coronavirus is so Confusing

Tom Inglesby is mentioned.

Baltimore Sun | April 28, 2020

Baltimore should close some streets for walking, biking during pandemic

Keshia Pollack Porter and MPH student Eli Pousson co-wrote the Op-Ed.

C-Span (Video) | April 28, 2020

Tolbert Nyenswah on Contact Tracing and the COVID-19 Pandemic

Tolbert Nyenswah is interviewed.

The New York Times | April 25, 2020

Here's How You Can Change Lives in a Pandemic

The Center for American Indian Health was one of five organizations chosen to be part of "Nick Kristof's C-9 Impact Initiative"

The Guardian | April 25, 2020

Why is coronavirus taking such a deadly toll on black Americans?

Lisa Cooper is quoted. 

Stat News | April 25, 2020

The success of a COVID-19 vaccine will hinge on its delivery

Lois Privor-Dumm, Naor Bar-Zeev, and Maria Deloria Knoll wrote the article.

Baltimore Sun | April 24, 2020

Maryland Gov. Hogan outlines three-stage plan to reopen businesses when coronavirus abates

Tom Inglesby is quoted.

Fox45 News (Baltimore) | April 24, 2020

Local doctors working on a cure or treatment for COVID-19

Anthony Leung is featured.

USA Today | April 24, 2020

Where can I get a COVID-19 antibody test and is it reliable? Here's everything you need to know. 

Tolbert Nyenswah is featured.

Associated Press | April 22, 2020

Cuomo outlines plans for 'tracing army' to tame outbreak

The Bloomberg School is mentioned.

USA Today | April 22, 2020

The other COVID-19 risk factors: How race, income, ZIP code can influence life and death

Otis Brawley is quoted.

New York Magazine | April 22, 2020

Medical Workers' Looming Mental-Health Crisis

Albert Wu is quoted.

CNN Business | April 21, 2020

It's foolish to worry about privacy when data can help fight coronavirus

Alain Labrique wrote the piece.

New York Times | April 21, 2020

How Scientists Could Stop the Next Pandemic Before It Starts

Amesh Adalja is quoted

Today | April 20, 2020

Coronavirus batters the Navajo Nation, and it's about to get worse

Allison Barlow is quoted

The Hill | April 17, 2020

Johns Hopkins has a new map breaking down coronavirus statistics by race

Lisa Cooper is quoted. 

AARP | April 17, 2020

Older Adults Are Encouraged to 'Shelter in Place' as States Start to Reopen

Caitlin Rivers is quoted. 

NPR | April 17, 2020

An Epidemiologist Answers What Is Needed to Reopen the Country

Caitlin Rivers is featured. 

The New Yorker | April 16, 2020

What have Epidemiologists Learned About the Coronavirus 

Justin Lessler returns for his second interview. 

Consumer Reports | April 15, 2020

Doctors on the Front Lines are Testing New Therapies to Treat COVID-19

Ruth Karron is quoted. 

Mother Jones | April 15, 2020

Inside One Family's Desperate, Hopeful, Facebook-Fueled Search for Plasma

Arturo Casadevall is quoted. 

Los Angeles Times | April 15, 2020

So much is unknown about the pandemic because the government keeps a lid on it

Jeffrey Kahn quoted. 

The Atlantic | April 14, 2020

Our Pandemic Summer

Caitlin Rivers, Crystal Watson, and Monica Shoch-Spana are quoted. 

USA Today | April 13, 2020

At least 2,300 nursing homes have coronavirus cases—and the reality is likely much worse

Justin Lessler is quoted. 

NPR | April 13, 2020

Contact Tracing Could Be Key to Easing Social Distancing Rules

Crystal Watson is interviewed.

The New Yorker | April 13, 2020

The Quest for a Pandemic Pill

Amesh Adalja is quoted, a report by the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security is mentioned

STAT News | April 10, 2020

Searching for an effective COVID-19 treatment: promise and peril

Caleb Alexander co-authored the op-ed. 

WBAL | April 9, 2020

Johns Hopkins experts offer new insight about coronavirus

Caitlin Rivers is quoted. 

VOA News | April 9, 2020

Addressing the needs of vulnerable populations in a pandemic

Paul Spiegel is interviewed. 

The Baltimore Sun | April 8, 2020

When will the coronavirus peak in Maryland? Here's what to know about the predictions

Tom Inglesby is quoted. 

The Washington Post | April 4, 2020

Indian Country, Where Residents Suffer Disproportionately From Disease, is Bracing for Coronavirus [Paywall]

Laura Hammitt is quoted. 

NPR | April 3, 2020

As Jails and Prisons Reduce Populations, Advocates Call on ICE to do the Same [Audio]

Chris Beyrer is featured. 

Scientific American | April 3, 2020

Why the Coronavirus Slipped Past Disease Detectives

Tom Inglesby is quoted. 

The Wall Street Journal | April 1, 2020

Coronavirus Survivors Keep up the Fight, Donate Blood Plasma to Others [Paywall]

Arturo Casadevall is featured. 

The New York Times | March 30, 2020

Testing is Just the Beginning in the Battle Against COVID-19

Josh Sharfstein and Melissa Marx wrote the op-ed.

The Washington Post | March 27, 2020

Those Covid-19 Death Figures are Incomplete [Paywall]

Keri Althoff is quoted. 

Washington Post | March 27, 2020

Blood from people who recover from coronavirus could provide a treatment

Arturo Casadevall is mentioned.

The Hill | March 26, 2020

From opioids to coronavirus—Medicaid is a crisis response program

Brendan Saloner co-wrote the op-ed.

The Atlantic | March 25, 2020

How the Pandemic Will End

Lauren SauerTom Inglesby, and Monica Schoch-Spana are quoted.

The Baltimore Sun | March 25, 2020

Meet the seven people who are helping Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan make coronavirus decisions

Tom Inglesby is featured.

NBC News | March 23, 2020

New York will be first state to test treatment of coronavirus with blood from recovered patients. 

Arturo Casadevall is quoted.

USA Today | March 21, 2020

Coronavirus can live on surfaces for days. But it can't travel through the mail, experts say. 

Amesh Adalja is quoted.

USA Today | March 19, 2020

4 reasons America needs a new coronavirus crisis insurance program based on Medicare

Joshua SharfsteinJennifer Nuzzo, and Gerard Anderson wrote the op-ed.

The Washington Post | March 18, 2020

This is the nightmare scenario facing U.S. hospitals

Tom Inglesby and Eric Toner are featured.

FOX News | March 18, 2020

Jennifer Nuzzo & Tara Kirk Sell: Here’s how to help protect elderly from coronavirus

Jennifer Nuzzo and Tara Kirk Sell wrote the op-ed.

USA Today | March 17, 2020

To protect inmates and the nation from COVID-19, release offenders who pose no threat

Brendan Saloner and Sachini Bandara wrote the op-ed.

Forbes | March 15, 2020

How Bad Will the COVID-19 Coronavirus Epidemic Get in the U.S.? Health Experts weigh in.

Tom Inglesby, Rupali Limaye, and Andy Pekosz are quoted.

USA Today | March 16, 2020

Schools close to contain coronavirus. Will it work? Depends on what we do with our kids.

Elizabeth Stuart, Keri Althoff, Justin Lessler and Craig Pollack wrote the op-ed.

NBC News | March 13, 2020

Doctors push for treatment of coronavirus with blood from recovered patients

Arturo Casadevall is featured.

Washington Post | March 12, 2020

Coronavirus will linger after the pandemic ends. But it won't be as bad.

Justin Lessler wrote the piece.

The New York Times | March 11, 2020

Please, Listen to Experts About the Coronavirus. Then Step Up.

Caitlin Rivers and Tom Inglesby are featured.

CBS News | March 10, 2020

Does vaping make you more susceptible to coronavirus?

Joanna Cohen is quoted.

PBS | March 10, 2020

How effective are U.S. communications around coronavirus?

Josh Sharfstein is quoted.

Associated Press | March 10, 2020

AP Fact Check: Trump’s Rosy Take on Govt’s Handling of Virus

Jennifer Nuzzo is quoted.

WBAL | March 8, 2020

Protecting Yourself from Coronavirus

Emily Gurley is interviewed

The Hill | March 8, 2020

From Ebola to COVID–19—The Importance of Trust in Authorities and Disease Response

Tolbert Nyenswah is quoted

Globe and Mail | March 8, 2020

How Can We Prepare for Coronavirus? Learn from Liberia’s Experience with Ebola

Op-ed co-authored by Tolbert Nyenswah  

New York Times | March 7, 2020

Anyone Who Wants a Coronavirus Test Can Have One, Trump Says. Not Quite, Says His Administration

Josh Sharfstein is quoted

60 Minutes | March 8, 2020

COVID–19 Coronavirus: How U.S. hospitals are preparing, and what leading health officials say about the virus

Tom Inglesby of the Center for Health Security is featured

C-SPAN | March 6, 2020

Johns Hopkins Experts Provide Coronavirus Briefing for Capitol Hill Officials in Washington, D.C.

Tom Inglesby of the Center for Health Security is featured

FOX News | March 5, 2020

Drs. Amesh Adalja and Jennifer Nuzzo: End Coronavirus Health Worker Quarantines

New York Times | March 2, 2020

How to Confront the Coronavirus at Every Level

Op-ed by Tom Inglesby and Anita Cicero

Wall Street Journal (paywall) | February 27, 2020

How a Boy’s Blood Stopped an Outbreak: A School Physician’s Approach to Measles in 1934 has Lessons for the Coronavirus

Op-ed by Arturo Casadevall