Bioinformatics

“Hidden Figures” Film Screening Sparks Conversation on Women, Minorities in Science

Hidden Figures

The panelists noted that although the number of women earning undergraduate degrees in the sciences is rising steadily, their trajectory to senior positions hasn’t followed suit. “For leadership positions, the numbers for women at the top is woefully low,” said Lynn Johnson Langer, Director of Regulatory Science and Enterprise Programs for JHU’s Advanced Academic Programs. Read more read more…

Lynn Johnson Langer and Debra Bowes at Women In Bio DC/Baltimore Chapter’s Holiday Gala

WIB

AAP’s Program Director for Regulatory Science and Enterprise Programs, Lynn Johnson Langer, as well as one of our students, Debra Bowes (Masters in Biotechnology Enterprise and Entrepreneurship) will be speakers at Women In Bio DC/Baltimore Chapter’s Holiday Gala. Both will be discussing their leadership experience and present the WIB Scholarship award. Register for the event.

Washington Post Publishes Article about MS in Regulatory Science Program

MS in Regulatory Science

The Washington Post publishes an article about our MS in Regulatory Science program: “Regulatory science degrees help researchers think outside the lab.” “Learning about the entire total product life cycle at the Johns Hopkins program really helped me to understand all the facets of product development and regulatory approval pathways,” says Jonathan Helfgott, who also read more…

Women in Bio Presents Women’s History Month Event: “Women Investing in Women”

Women in Bio

Women in Bio DC/Baltimore Presents a Women’s History Month Event: “Women Investing in Women,” March 17, 2016. Every year in March, Women In Bio celebrates Women’s History Month (WHM) with events highlighting the most pressing issues for women in the biosciences/technology field. This year’s theme is “Expanding the 50-50 Challenge,” and the WIB-DC/Baltimore chapter WHM read more…

Alumni Feature: Roxana Trimbitas

Roxana Trimbitas: Increasing the International Footprint of Hopkins Biotech Late 2014, Roxana was second author on a paper published in the European Journal of Public Health. The project was completed in Morocco. Roxana, who recently began working as Medical Science Liaison for the Danish pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk, has some things to say about her read more…

Faculty Feature: Tom Colonna

Dr. Thomas Colonna, JD, PhD is the associate program director for our Regulatory and Food Safety Regulation programs. He has published in several areas and has extensive regulatory affairs experience. We asked him a few questions about his background, his career, and his thoughts about our new Food Safety Regulation program: Can you tell us read more…

Student Feature: Justin Chang

Justin Chang, on a Design Team to Fight Ebola On December 12th, 2014, JHU Hub released an article highlighting the accomplishments of the Johns Hopkins team in the Emergency Ebola Design Challenge, who received federal funding for a suit for ebola caregivers. On this team was Justin Chang, a student of the Johns Hopkins University read more…

Biotech Students Participate in Frontiers in Science and Medicine Day

Frontiers Students

Approximately 700 young scientists spent the day at the Johns Hopkins University Montgomery County Campus learning about epidemiology as they tracked a zombie virus, using DNA to figure out who stole Fluffy’s cat food, and calculating the cost of bringing a drug to market by counting real beans. The activities were part of the sixth read more…