Ruth Rice Puffer
31 August 1907 - 2 September 2002
We regret to announce the death of Dr. Ruth Rice Puffer. She will be fondly remembered by her family, her friends, and her colleagues in the field of public health around the world. The family requests that persons wishing to honor her memory make contributions to a special endowed fund that provides scholarship support for students from outside the United States to study at the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health. Contributions can be sent to: The Ruth Rice Puffer Fund, c/o Linda Smeyne, External Affairs, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N. Wolfe Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, United States of America.