Accepting Abstract Submissions for Student Research Poster Presentations

Deadline to submit: 11:59pm on Sunday, March 26th, 2017

We are accepting submissions for student research POSTER presentations! Submit your abstract at The 8th annual undergraduate conference in public health is on Saturday, April 8th, 11am-3pm. Poster presenters will present from 11am-12pm. Please email us at if you have any questions! 

Apple Cider and Advice

December 5th, 2016
Charles Commons MPR

Join PHSF for apple cider and summer internship advice from a panel of upperclassmen! They will be talking about exciting public health internships that they have completed and answering any questions you have.

Panelists are as follows:

  • KEE HARISH, Intern at Evergreen Health Insurance in Baltimore
  • LIZ STILLMAN, Intern at Bloomberg Philanthropies Environment Team in New York
  • MARY CHONG, Recipient of Bander Award to work in London on stroke data
  • SATHVIK NAMBURAR, Recipient of GHEFP Award to work in Lima on chronic lung diseases

Check out our Facebook event here

It's Public Health Awareness Month!

PHSF is happy to host our annual Public Health Awareness Month this November. Come to our events to learn about different public health issues and have some fun! 

9:45 AM - 12:15 PM
November 2nd

Brody Terrace
Stop by our table, spin the wheel, and answer a quick question about public health in Baltimore. You'll get a healthy snack for free! 

4 - 6 PM
November 3rd

Charles Commons MPR
Interested in public health? Want Insomnia cookies? Come to the Public Health Studies spring registration social with free Insomnia cookies and milk! Mingle with fellow majors, upperclassmen, and public health advisors who can help you decide what classes to take next semester. 

7:30 - 9 PM
November 7th

Play trivia and learn about public health for some special ~public health~ prizes! Thanks to JHUnions for co-sponsoring this event! 

9 - 10:30 PM
November 10th
Wolman Theatre
Watch this award-winning Indian-American documentary film about the children of prostitutes in Sonagachi, Kolkata's red-light district. Snacks and drinks provided. 

6 - 7 PM
November 14th
Charles Commons MPR
In honor of the annual event hosted by American Cancer Society, we encouarge Americans to stop tobacco smoking. Free burgers. Thanks to Relay for Life for co-sponsoring this event! 

'Girl Rising' Movie Screening

October 11th, 2016
Krieger 205 

Come celebrate the International Day of the Girl Child ( and watch "Girl Rising," the popular documentary that follows nine girls in developing countries on their pursuit of education and their dreams. This event is hosted by PHSF, the Public Health Studies Department, and the Johns Hopkins University chapter of Circle of Women (