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Nancy E. Glass

NANCY E. GLASS, PhD, MPH, MS, RN is professor and associate director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Global Health. Dr. Glass’ clinical and community-based research has improved the health of women and families nationally and globally. Her international initiatives, Pigs for Peace and Rabbits for Resilience, have helped families in the Democratic Republic of Congo improve their mental health, economic stability and social outcomes. Dr. Glass has received several awards for her research, including the Pathfinder Award from the National Institutes of Nursing Research, the 2017 International Achievement Award from the International Council of Nurses’ Florence Nightingale International Foundation, and was inducted in the Sigma International Researcher Hall of Fame in 2014. Dr. Glass is also a fellow of the American Academy of Nursing.

Dr. Glass received her BSN and MS degrees at Johns Hopkins School of Nursing and her MPH at John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. She received her PhD at the University of Maryland. Dr. Glass has held the Independence Foundation Chair since 2017.