Delivering on the Promise of Medicine

The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine consistently ranks among the nation’s very best in education. These numbers are important, but we’re more than numbers --we’re a community of seekers and dreamers. Using the latest tools and teachings available to scientists and doctors, we become healers, caregivers, discoverers and inventors.

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    A Trajectory of Change in Mentorship

    Three postdocs developed a mentoring program that has changed how underrepresented minority students at Johns Hopkins find support among their communities.

  • Wilderness Medicine students in the field.

    Students Practice Their Wilderness Medicine Skills

    An austere medicine course teaches Johns Hopkins students how to treat injuries and illness when medical resources are scarce.

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    A Celebration of Women in Science and Medicine

    The Office of Women in Science and Medicine paid tribute to the more than 250 women who have been promoted to full professor at Johns Hopkins.

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    Hopkins Students Shape National Health Policy

    Johns Hopkins medical students successfully authored and defended 8 policy resolutions at the AMA annual meeting.

  • A group of Johns Hopkins Trainees pose together at an event to honor their accomplishments.

    Honoring Johns Hopkins Trainee Accomplishments

    Let’s celebrate! The Graduate Student Association and Biomedical Scholars Association award nights do a splendid job of recognizing Johns Hopkins trainee accomplishments.

  • Students Sarah Attreed, Valerie Rennoll, and Caroline Vissers stand with their awards.

    The 2018 Hopkins Three-Minute Thesis Competition

    Contestants from various schools of The Johns Hopkins University recently faced off in the university-level Three-Minute Thesis semifinal in a run-up to the international competition.

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    Jingchuan Luo

    Meet Jingchuan, recent recipeint of the Hans Joaquim Prochaska Research Award at this year's Young Investigator's Day.

  • A photo of Kousik Sundararajan.

    Kousik Sundararajan

    Meet Kousik, recent recipient of the Mette Strand Research Award at this year's Young Investigator's Day.

  • Russell Martin, Hai-Quan Mao, Justin Sacks and Sashank Reddy.

    Tech Ventures Bring Inventions to Market

    Recently, our experts have launched at least three companies—bringing their creative visions to fruition for the sake of patients.

  • Medical professionals and business professionals shake hands.

    Preparing Students for the Biopharmaceutical World

    The Johns Hopkins-MedImmune Scholars Program enables students to learn firsthand the process and challenges of drug discovery and development while still earning a traditional Ph.D.

  • Nicole Felix Velez, a junior at the University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez, discusses her poster with Jawara Allen, an M.D./Ph.D. student at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

    Students Discuss Their Paths to Pursue Medicine

    Six students were chosen from more than 200 participants to share their life stories at the fifth annual Johns Hopkins CARES Symposium.

  • Doctoral student Caroline Vissers presents her winning talk at the 2018 Three Minute Thesis competition.

    Three Minute Thesis: Caroline Vissers

    Doctoral student Caroline Vissers presents her winning talk, "Notes on Brain Health," at the 2018 Three Minute Thesis competition.

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From basic to translational to clinical research, our medical and graduate students, residents and fellows study with Nobel laureates, Lasker Award winners and National Academy of Science members.


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