Kinesiology brings together people who study human physical activity from a variety of perspectives and at many levels of analysis. From molecules, genes, neurons, muscles of an individual performer, to sport in society, and the study of groups that promote and educate others about physical activity, the University of Maryland's Department of Kinesiology is unique in its depth and breadth. Follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.
December 6, 2013 Support SPH Students on Scholarship Day, Dec. 11!
For 24 hours on Dec. 11, the University of Maryland is hosting Scholarship Day, our first-ever, 24-hour giving challenge to support student... Read More >
December 3, 2013 Two SPH doctoral students are Bioscience Day poster winners
SPH doctoral students Sue Lin and Shikha Prashad were two of 10 poster winners at the university's Bioscience Day on Nov. 19.
Lin, a PhD candidate in the Department of Epidemiology and... Read More >
November 22, 2013 Dr. Spangenburgs presents at Johns Hopkins
Dr. Spangenburg gave a presentation to the Department of Physiology faculty and students in the School of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University on Nov 20, 2013 entitled "BRCA1 regulates skeletal... Read More >
November 19, 2013 SPH Students and Faculty Honored at Merrill Presidential Scholarship Program
Two students and three faculty members in the School of Public Health were honored Friday at the Philip Merrill Presidential Scholarship Program, which celebrates the university's most prestigious... Read More >
November 18, 2013 SPH Faculty Members Honored as UMD Research Leaders
Twelve School of Public Health faculty members were honored at the 15th Annual Research Leaders Luncheon on Nov. 14, 2013 hosted by Vice President Patrick G. O'Shea and President Wallace D. Loh.... Read More >
November 18, 2013 Kristi Tredway wins an award at NASSS
Kristi Tredway's paper "Toward a Feminist Physical Cultural Studies: Reflections from an 'Outsider Within'" received honorable mention at North American Society for the Sociology of Sport... Read More >