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September 14, 2022

Did you miss CIDI’s Baltimore launch event? You can view the recorded proceedings!

September 9, 2022

We are excited to launch the Johns Hopkins Center for Infectious Diseases in India (CIDI). Our Center is established on a foundation of high impact, collaborative infectious disease research and education between Johns Hopkins and partnering Indian institutions that is decades long.  

August 4, 2022

To address the global burden of TB, an international collaboration led by Johns Hopkins Medicine has today been awarded up to $200 million in research funding over five years by USAID for the SMART4TB project.

Dr. Akshay Gupte

Dr. Akshay Gupte and colleagues discovered that elevated IL-6 can predict poor treatment outcomes, showcasing a need for including IL-6 in clinical screenings. 

Dr. Amita Gupta

Amita Gupta joined the FE Cardiology Summit to discuss the intersection of cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and COVID-19. Check out what she has to say


This video from the PRACHITI team is designed as a resource for care providers in India to use with their patients (in Marathi with English subtitles).

Sunil Solomon

Sunil Solomon: “Each of us brings a different skill set... The coalition is focused on translating what all of us find for clinical relevance to make sure that whatever we are doing is tailored toward improving the public’s health.”

Amita Gupta headshot

Dr. Amita Gupta spoke to the Hindustan Times about the monkeypox outbreak. “Currently mass vaccination is not required. Instead, priority is recommended for contacts of cases..."

Dr. Matt Robinson

Fogarty International Center: Dr. Matt Robinson: "So sometimes you provide treatment for the worst possible scenario,” like prescribing antibiotics before identifying the cause of illness.

decorative: covid virus

Last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) confirmed that at least four people in Michigan, US, were infected with a version of the coronavirus observed mostly in minks during the first year of the pandemic.

Gauri Dhumal headshot

PDF: Dr. Gauri Dhumal was interviewed for the Weill Cornell Medicine Center for Global Health's Female Global Scholars newsletter. It is part of the Women In Global Health Research Initiative.

Vijaya Jori

Community Advisory Boards are key members of research programs. The ACTG Newsletter features Vijaya Jori of the JHU-BJGMC CAB!