Coronavirus (COVID-19)

03/04/2020

What you need to know from Johns Hopkins Medicine

Johns Hopkins Medicine has considerable expertise in the field of infectious diseases and infection control with viruses like Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). This coronavirus originated in December 2019 in Wuhan, China.

Our clinical teams have implemented screening procedures and are actively examining this continuously changing situation. We are closely collaborating with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as well as the Maryland Department of Health to help ensure the well-being of our staff members, patients and visitors.

For more information from Johns Hopkins Medicine about COVID-19, visit our coronavirus page.

Please contact jhmedia@jhmi.edu if you want to interview one of our experts:

· Brian Thomas Garibaldi, M.D.

· Lisa Lockerd Maragakis, M.D., M.P.H.

· Lauren M. Sauer, M.S.