General Contact Information

  • Media Relations Phone: 410-955-6070
  • Media Relations Email: JHMedia@jhmi.edu
  • After Hours & Holidays: 410-955-6070.
    If you are a journalist working on a tight deadline or if this is an afterhours, urgent request, you can call this number and ask the operator to page the media relations representative on-call.

Journalists should always work with our team first to coordinate interviews. Each team member represents several departments or specialties of medicine and is available to respond to media inquiries or interview requests in a timely manner. If you are a journalist and unsure which specialty would be most appropriate for your request, please send an inquiry to JHMedia@jhmi.edu. Thank you.

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Media Relations, Public Relations and Corporate Communications Team

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Danny Jacobs

office: 410-955-7479 (Mondays and Fridays) 410-614-6833 (Tuesdays through Thursdays)

Danny Jacobs joined the public relations and corporate communications team in November 2018. He primarily works with Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures, the intellectual property administration center of the Johns Hopkins University.

Prior to joining Johns Hopkins, Danny worked almost 11 years at The Daily Record in Baltimore, the last three as legal editor, and as a writer for The Gazette community newspapers in suburban Washington.

Danny received both a bachelor’s degree in journalism and master’s certificate in multimedia journalism from the Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland, College Park.

Beats Covered

  • Branding/Third Party Releases
  • Business of Medicine
  • Supply Chain
  • Technology Transfer/Ventures
  • Use of Name