Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, at the Bloomberg School of Public Health, is an organization that works to protect the health of people by preventing or responding to public health crises that arise from epidemics and disasters. The group examines how innovations in science and technology can strengthen health security.
The Center for Health Security aims to make progress in helping communities deal with Zika, Ebola, refugee health and antibiotic resistance. The group brings together policies, organizations, systems and tools to prevent and respond to outbreaks and public health crises . The Center receives support from government and foundations to conduct independent research and analysis with the help of scholars in science, medicine, public health, law, social sciences, economics and national securitynational security. Mission areas include global health security, infectious disease, disaster preparedness, bio/chemical/nuclear threats and science and policy .