In a Sea of White Faces
By Kate Ledger
For black medical students, getting into Hopkins is only the first step. Amid the rigors of training, they find themselves navigating the subtleties of life as a racial minority.
The Engineer Who Could
By Janet Farrar Worthington
Jolting a dying heart back to life became an actuality thanks to a Hopkins dean who made medicine his second career.
n a century marked by unprecedented medical accomplishments, it is perhaps the most staggering achievement of all: The discovery that a stopped heart--once the definition of death--can be made to beat again.