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The Affinity Group and Communities team has started working with a small group of Hopkins alumni who work in Healthcare. We would like to continue to build a JHU Health Care Affinity Group. If you, or someone you know in the greater Hopkins community, are interested in participating in some way, have ideas to share, or would like more information about this or other groups please send a note, We'd be thrilled to hear from you!

Upcoming Events

Stay Tuned for Upcoming Events!

Past Events

Unraveling the Complexity of the Opioid Crisis:
Myths, Media, Medicine, and Mental Health

Thursday, April 26th, 2018


NY Healthcare Affinity | Breakfast Series
Thursday, February 22nd, 2018


How did I get here? Healthcare Career Panel
Tuesday, November 14th, 2017


NY Health Care: Bio Entrepreneurship at JHU
Wednesday, October 25, 2017


New York Philharmonic in Central Park
Wednesday, June 14, 2017


Universal Healthcare and the US
Thursday, June 1, 2017


The Impact of Wearable Devices on Healthcare
May 24, 2016
Washington, DC


Bundled Payments and the Healthcare Paradigm
May 22, 2017
New York, NY


Johns Hopkins Healthcare Affinity: NY “The Zika Virus: Managing the Threat”
March 9, 2016
Click here to listen to the full audio from the event


Digital Health Communications: If You Build it, Will They Come?
December 8, 2015


Network and Talk: HIV Prevention: Sex, Drugs and Living Well in Vulnerable Populations
October 1, 2015
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Healthcare Affinity Group “Talk and Network - A Discussion About the Importance of Patient Engagement” 
June 23, 2015


Hot Spotting: Healthcare's Solution or Too Good To Be True?
November 12, 2014
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Launch Event - June 16, 2014

JHU Healthcare Affinity Group Launch Event: "If It’s Broken, Fix It: Innovation in Healthcare Delivery Systems”

The American healthcare system is full of complexity, and in 2014 with all the advances made over the years, there are still many challenges that need smart solutions.

Ultimately, the goal is threefold: to provide low-cost high-quality care; to ensure greater patient access and to improve patient outcomes. The question is how do we actually achieve these goals? Join a discussion with other Hopkins alumni and friends—hear from our expert panelists about how they’ve been able to collaborate and innovate to make positive changes to healthcare delivery using technology, cutting-edge strategies and groundbreaking tools. 

To hear the full panel discussion and Q&A, click here.

Did you see this?

Dr. Erick Hosaka, Bus '07, talks about Healthcare Affinity

JHU students design a smart pill dispenser
Four Class of 2015 JHU mechanical engineering students design high-tech device in response to challenge from Center for Injury Research and Policy.

Interview with Andy Tiedeman
Johns Hopkins University's Federal Government and Healthcare Affinity group member Andy Tiedeman ('12) speaks about his career and involvement in the Affinity Groups and Communities.

Career Development Webinars
Webinars from the JHU Career Center

Let us know if you're interested.