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_Public Health News - News Releases 2020

News and information from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
  1. Scientists Engineer Mosquitoes That Resist Malaria Parasite with Combination of Anti-Parasite Molecules

    Malaria parasite is seen as unlikely to evolve defenses against the multi-attack approach, research from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health finds.
    Fri, 22 May 2020 13:11:10 GMThttps://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2020/scientists-engineer-mosquitoes-that-resist-malaria-parasite-with-combination-of-anti-parasite-molecules.html
  2. Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Announces Fourth Class of Bloomberg Fellows

    Fifty MPH fellows and eight DrPH fellows from 27 States and D.C. will receive public health training to tackle critical health issues across the country.
    Thu, 21 May 2020 13:54:50 GMThttps://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2020/johns-hopkins-bloomberg-school-of-public-health-announces-fourth-class-of-bloomberg-fellows.html
  3. Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Appoints Shelley Hearne Director of Johns Hopkins Center for Public Health Advocacy

    Shelley Hearne, DrPH, MPH, has joined the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health as the new director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Public Health Advocacy.
    Thu, 21 May 2020 13:01:22 GMThttps://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2020/johns-hopkins-bloomberg-school-of-public-health-appoints-shelley-hearne-director-of-johns-hopkins-center-for-public-health-advocacy.html
  4. Class of 2020: 980 Students Graduate from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

    The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health recognized graduates of the Class of 2020 in a pre-recorded Convocation ceremony broadcast.
    Wed, 20 May 2020 14:21:54 GMThttps://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2020/class-of-2020-980-students-graduate-from-johns-hopkins-bloomberg-school-of-public-health.html
  5. Genome Study Links DNA Changes to the Risks of Specific Breast Cancer Subtypes

    An analysis of genetic studies covering 266,000 women has revealed 32 new sites on the human genome where variations in DNA appear to alter the risks of getting breast cancer.
    Mon, 18 May 2020 16:55:23 GMThttps://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2020/genome-study-links-dna-changes-to-the-risks-of-specific-breast-cancer-subtypes.html
  6. In Memoriam: Laurie Schwab Zabin, 1926-2020

    Laurie Schwab Zabin, PhD, a professor of Population, Family and Reproductive Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and an internationally recognized expert on adolescent pregnancy, abortion, and sexual behavior, has died.
    Wed, 13 May 2020 19:45:49 GMThttps://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2020/in-memoriam-laurie-schwab-zabin-1926-2020.html
  7. Johns Hopkins and Bloomberg Philanthropies, with New York State, Launch Online Course to Train Army of Contact Tracers to Slow Spread of COVID-19

    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, with Bloomberg Philanthropies, today launched a free online course to help train a new cadre of contact tracers to reach and assist people exposed to the virus that causes COVID-19.
    Mon, 11 May 2020 11:45:25 GMThttps://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2020/johns-hopkins-and-bloomberg-philanthropies-with-new-york-state-launch-online-course-to-train-army-of-contact-tracers-to-slow-spread-of-COVID-19.html
  8. Persistent and Worsening Insomnia May Predict Persistent Depression in Older Adults

    Older adults with depression may be at much higher risk of remaining depressed if they are experiencing persistent or worsening sleep problems, according to a study from researchers at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
    Thu, 30 Apr 2020 18:06:39 GMThttps://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2020/persistent-and-worsening-insomnia-may-predict-persistent-depression-in-older-adults.html
  9. Nearly One-Third of Primary Care Providers Do Not View Medication Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder as Effective

    A new survey of U.S. primary care physicians from researchers at JHSPH found that nearly one-third, 32.9 percent, do not think treating opioid use disorder with medication is any more effective than treatment without medication.
    Wed, 29 Apr 2020 14:59:59 GMThttps://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2020/nearly-one-third-of-primary-care-providers-do-not-view-medication-treatment-for-opioid-use-disorder-as-effective.html
  10. Study from Chinese City of Shenzhen, Outside Hong Kong in Southern China, Provides Key Insights on How Coronavirus Spreads

    Epidemiological surveillance, isolation of infected patients, and quarantines used in the Chinese city of Shenzhen in early months of the COVID-19 outbreak allowed scientists to estimate important characteristics of this now-pandemic infectious disease.
    Tue, 28 Apr 2020 13:11:26 GMThttps://www.jhsph.edu/news/news-releases/2020/study-from-chinese-city-of-shenzhen-outside-hong-kong-in-southern-china-provides-key-insights-on-how-coronavirus-spreads.html