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Institute for Health and Social Policy

Academics and Training

The Institute for Health and Social Policy is committed to nurturing and preparing the next generation of public health and social policy researchers and professionals to study and influence the relationship between policy and health in a changing world.

We invite policy practitioners, educators and students to take advantage of opportunities available from the Institute and our European affiliate, the JHU-UPF Public Policy Center.

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Opportunities for Students

Opportunities for Professionals

Master of Public Policy Program

As of the 2018-2019 academic year, the Master of Public Policy program is no longer accepting admissions applications.

From 1992 until its conclusion in 2018, the Institute’s multidisciplinary Master of Public Policy program trained some of the most influential policy analysts in the nation. The program’s more than 500 alumni now work around the world on a wide array of policy issues, and many are actively involved in the program’s alumni association. Alumni can connect with the association at

The JHSPH Department of Health Policy and Management offers related degree programs that include an MSPH in health policy. Learn more