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Members of Johns Hopkins Community Offered Free Admission to Reginald F. Lewis Museum


Johns Hopkins Day on Feb. 18 made possible by donation from university, Medicine In celebration of Black History Month, Johns Hopkins has made it possible for faculty, staff, students, and their families to visit the Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African-American History and Culture for free on Saturday, Feb. 18, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. The museum in downtown Baltimore examines the history and heritage of African-Americans in Maryland and around the country. Reginald F. Lewis, a Baltimore-born lawyer who was the first African-American to head a billion-dollar business and operate a law firm on Wall Street, provided … Continue reading

2015 Henrietta Lacks Memorial Lecture


2015 Henrietta Lacks Memorial Lecture Video    The Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR) invites you to attend the Henrietta Lacks Memorial Lecture on Saturday, October 10, 2015, in Turner Auditorium on the Johns Hopkins East Baltimore (Medical) Campus. The keynote speaker is Dr. Ruha Benjamin, assistant professor, Princeton University and author of People’s Science: Bodies and Rights on the Stem Cell Frontier.  Special guest presenters include Dr. and Mrs. Roland Pattillo, Morehouse College; Dr. John Joseph Strouse, assistant professor, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine; and members of the Lacks family. Copies of Dr. Benjamin’s book will … Continue reading