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Department of Epidemiology
Centennial Celebration

100 years of Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Volunteer Opportunities

Be Part of the 100

Department faculty, staff and students will engage in 100 community service events around Baltimore.


Department of Epidemiology Centennial Kick-Off Symposium and Poster Session

Centennial CelebrationNovember 3

The Department officially began its Centennial celebrations with a poster session, panel discussion led by Donna Shalala and a reception.

Centennial Seminar Series

Throughout November 2015, the Department hosted seminars each Friday led by epidemiology and public health experts.

Centennial Step Challenge

Centennial Celebration

The Department of Epidemiology Centennial Step Challenge was a great success! The Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research had the highest median number of steps per day: 10,240!

The number of participants from each department, along with the person averaging the highest number of daily steps, are listed below.

Centennial 100 Dinners

Join our faculty and alumni for dinners hosted around the world.

Baltimore Running Festival

Forty-eight members and affiliates of the Department participated in the Baltimore Running Festival on October 17, wearing UnderArmour t-shirts designed to celebrate the Centennial: "JHSPH Epidemiology - Running Models Since 1916."

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American Journal of Epidemiology Centennial Issue

The American Journal of Epidemiology published a special edition to commemorate the School's Centennial, and includes editorials/commentaries from several Department of Epidemiology faculty.

Epidemiology's Global Reach

"Epidemiology - We've Got the World Covered" is a series of maps and infographics showing where Hopkins epidemiology students come from, where they go after graduation, where Departmental faculty have and are currently working, and research publications involving specific areas of the world. The presentation was displayed on the Wall of Wonder during November 2015.

History of the Department of Epidemiology

A historical look at the Department through photographs, Wikipedia entries, and discussion of landmark papers by Departmental faculty at monthly journal club meetings.