Health Policy and Management Alumni news

Burcu Bozkurt, Gillings School of Global Public Health alumna, is one of 40 people under 40 recognized as a strong advocate for sexual and reproductive health rights. The recognition, which comes with a $1,000 award to continue her work in family planning, was announced by the Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health at Johns Hopkins’ Bloomberg School of Public Health. Read more here.

Happy New Year HPM Alumni!

I trust that 2017 is off to a great start for you. Please join us for the annual HPM DC Area Alumni Reception on Monday evening, January 30 from 6-7:30 pm at the Daily Grill located at 1200 18th St. NW. This reception is being held in conjunction with the National Health Policy Conference.

Dr. Morris Weinberger, interim chair for HPM will be in attendance so this will be a great opportunity for you to meet or reconnect with him.  Appetizers will be served and a cash bar will be available.

Please RSVP at this link and if you have any questions, email me at

See photos, slide presentations and more from HPM’s 80th Anniversary Celebration!


Director of Professional Development and Alumni Relations Jeffrey Simms (back row, second from left) joins alumni at the 80th Anniversary Celebration tailgate on September 17, 2016.

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