Tag: research

University of Md. BioPark Lauded as ‘Outstanding Research Park of the Year’

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Among all the research parks in the world, the University of Maryland’s BioPark off of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard has been dubbed the best of 2017.

Hopkins Taps Veteran Professor to Run Bloomberg School of Public Health

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After serving on the Johns Hopkins University faculty for the last 38 years, Professor Ellen J. McKenzie will take the helm of the Bloomberg School of Public Health as dean this fall.

Ravens’ Genius Lineman John Urschel Quits Football, Protecting His Brain

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At age 26, Ravens lineman John Urschel’s day of playing football are over.

Hopkins Researcher Says National HIV Epidemic Could be Reversed by 2025

A young boy gets tested for HIV. Photo via Wikimedia Commons.

The scourge of HIV’s spread in the United States could soon begin to decline, according to a new study co-authored by a John Hopkins Bloomberg School department chair.

Hopkins Grabs New Dean of Education School from the University of Iowa

Incoming Hopkins School of Education dean Christopher C. Morphew. Photo via Johns Hopkins University.

A leading education academic is coming from Iowa to Baltimore to lead Johns Hopkins University’s School of Education.

Hopkins Scientist: Make Pluto a Planet Again

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A group of space scientists that included experts at Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab led the mission that brought humans great views of Pluto. More than a year after the pictures from the New Horizons satellite were beamed back, the scientists appear to have taken what they saw to heart.

Hopkins Study: Same-Sex Marriage Laws Associated with Drop in Teen Suicide Attempts

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Could the legalization of same-sex marriage have helped to reduce suicide attempts by U.S. high schoolers? A new study by researchers from Johns Hopkins University’s Bloomberg School suggests so.

Johns Hopkins Tops Research Spending, Again

2,000 Social Security Numbers Exposed to the Internet
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If it seems like we write about a lot of research coming out of Johns Hopkins, there’s at least a good excuse. Hopkins does spend more than anywhere else.

Hopkins Researchers Look to Make Humans Taste Gross to Mosquitoes


Mosquito_2007-2The fact that humans taste sweet to mosquitoes is what fuels the insects’ vampiric quest to suck our blood. Instead of zap all of the mosquitoes, researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine think it’s a matter of taste.

Terps’ New Football Facility Will Also Be Home to Traumatic Brain Injury Research


colefiendThe hallowed hardwood of Cole Field House in College Park is set to give way to a new center for healing athletes’ injuries.