The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is dedicated to the education of a diverse group of research scientists and public health professionals, a process inseparably linked to the discovery and application of new knowledge and, through these activities, to the improement of health and prevention of disease and disability around the world.
Since its founding in 1916, the Bloomberg School has advanced research, education and practice to create solutions to global public health problems.
Faculty, staff and students have helped to eradicate smallpox, make water safe to drink, improve chid survival, reduce the spread of HIV and uncover the dangers of tobacco smoke.
Researchers and scientists are now discovering ways to eliminate malaria, increase healthy behavior, reduce the toll of chronic disease, improve the health of mothers and infants and change the biology of aging.
Every day, the Bloomberg School works to keep millions around the world safe from illness and injury by pioneering new research, deploying knowlege in the field and educating tomorrows's public health leaders.