News

05/14/2018

Dr. Beulah Sabundayo Discusses Investigational Vaccines on BMORE Lifestyle

Pharmacist and CIR faculty member Beulah Sabundayo, PharmD, MPH spoke to BMORE Lifestyle host Christina Denny about the importance of investigational vaccines.  Dr. Sabundayo gives an overview of an investigational vaccine’s road to licensure and explains some of the many benefits to community-wide immunity for infectious diseases. She is responsible for receiving and verifying the […]

04/24/2018

It’s World Immunization Week!

The World Health Organization celebrates World Immunization Week!  April 24-30, 2018 aims to highlight the collective action needed to ensure that every person is protected from vaccine-preventable diseases.  This year’s theme: “Protected Together, #VaccinesWork”, encourages people at every level – from donors to the general public – to go further in their efforts to increase […]

04/17/2018

Center for Health Security and Center for Immunization Research Announce New Collaborative Agreement Between Johns Hopkins University and the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations US

An agreement between Johns Hopkins University and the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations US (CEPI US) positions the two organizations for a new collaboration and for research and practice opportunities related to the pursuit of new vaccines for unmet infectious disease threats.

04/13/2018

RSV and RSV Vaccines Lunch and Learn: April 30, 2018

CIR Director Dr. Ruth Karron kicks off the CIR Lunch and Learn Series on April 30, 2018.

10th Annual Vaccine Day is April 27, 2018

This year’s keynote address, “A Diagonal Approach to Health –  Eliminating Measles and Building Health Systems” will be presented by Dr. Walter Orenstein, Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology, Global Health, and Pediatrics.

CIR Faculty Featured in BMORE Lifestyle Interviews

Center for Immunization Research faculty members Drs. Kawsar Talaat, Ruth Karron,  Anna Durbin and Beulah Sabundayo will be featured on BMORE Lifestyle this spring and summer!

02/23/2018

Dr. Kawsar Talaat inducted as the inaugural Clayton D. Harro Faculty Development Chair

Dr. Kawsar Talaat was promoted to Assistant Professor in the JHSPH Department of International Health and will now be inducted as the Inaugural Clayton D. Harro Faculty Development Chair!

2017 CIR Holiday Party!

Happy holidays!  The Center’s faculty and staff came together for lots of holiday food, fun and fellowship at the annual CIR Holiday Party!