PCEMi award
May 20, 2015
Two students from the Department of Family Science, Christopher Gaines and Damian Waters, and the...
May 18, 2015
Is racial concordance between researchers and study participants a successful strategy to improve...
May 14, 2015
The Maryland Center for Health Equity is proud to announce it is the recipient of the 2015...
May 14, 2015
M-CHE Director Stephen Thomas was quoted in a Diamondback article on a new study from SPH...
May 13, 2015
Call for Applications: ADVANCING FACULTY DIVERSITY 2015-2016 Program UMD ADVANCE, the Office of...
April 26, 2015
At a Washington, DC barbershop, the Center for Health Equity and Cigna Foundation’s campaign to...
Black men in barbershop
April 23, 2015
An innovative barbershop and hair salon program with the potential to save lives and improve public...
April 21, 2015
African Americans have the highest rate of colon cancer and are the most likely to die from the...
April 20, 2015
This article in the New York Times, 1.5 Million Missing Black Men , published April 20, 2015 in The...
April 9, 2015
The year 2015 marks the 100 th Anniversary of the establishment of National Negro Health Week by Dr...
April 3, 2015
Integrating Principles of Science, Practice and Policy in Health Disparities Research The National...
April 3, 2015
In an April 2 nd article, reporter Joe Zimmerman of The Diamondback reported on the way social...
April 2, 2015
Location: Kelley Lecture Hall Jenny Lenkowski, assistant professor of biology, will be hosting a...
April 1, 2015
On Monday, March 30, M-CHE Director Stephen Thomas was successfully confirmed to serve on the...
March 31, 2015
PBS News debuted its video adaptation of Pulitzer Prize winning book Cancer: The Emperor of All...
March 12, 2015
Dr. John Ruffin, Director of the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, was...
February 24, 2015
The University of Maryland ADVANCE Program, School of Public Health, and School of Public Health...
February 24, 2015
In a February 24 article in The Opinion Pages of the New York Times, “When Whites Get a Free Pass:...
February 10, 2015
On February 10, 2015, US Senator Ben Cardin (D-Maryland) addressed the Senate on the oral health...
February 3, 2015
Why are we experiencing a resurgence of measles in the United States? Didn’t the United States...
February 3, 2015
The following opportunities through the Horowitz Center for Health literacy are available to...
February 2, 2015
Save the Date! Sun Jun 14 - Fri Jun 19, 9:15 am - 4:45 pm Location: Madison, Wisconsin FOCUS: HELI...
December 5, 2014
The Department of Health Services Administration at the University of Maryland School of Public...
November 21, 2014
Graduate students often have opportunities to be engaged in research, to teach others, or to be...
Cigna and CHE at barbershop
November 7, 2014
The Maryland Center for Health Equity (M-CHE) in the School of Public Health at the University of...
November 7, 2014
UMD RIGHT NOW / November 7, 2014 Contact: Kester William UMD M-CHE, 301-314-0818 Kelly Blake , UMD...
M-CHE's Stephen Thomas and Mary Garza at one of the HAIR barbershops
November 6, 2014
The Maryland Center for Health Equity’s (M-CHE) new $200,000 grant from the Cigna Foundation, which...
November 6, 2014
The Maryland Center for Health Equity has released its Fall 2014 Newsletter, featuring updates on M...
Influenza virus
October 27, 2014
Thanks to the generosity of the University Health Center , the School of Public Health will host an...
October 27, 2014
Media Contacts: Kelly Blake, UMD School of Public Health, kellyb@umd.edu , 301-405-9418 Kester...
October 23, 2014
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The University of Maryland, College Park (UMD) joins the University of...
James Butler III
October 6, 2014
Dr. James Butler III, assistant professor in the Department of Behavioral and Community Health, has...
Scale
October 1, 2014
On October 1, School of Public Health students launched the “ Lose It to Win It ” campaign to...
SPH new staff 2014
September 30, 2014
The School of Public Health is pleased to announce eight new staff members, who have joined the...
West African children
September 25, 2014
As global attention focuses on the world’s largest ever outbreak of Ebola and governments and...
September 25, 2014
Nearly 200 national and regional media organizations covered the Mid-Maryland Mission of Mercy and...
September 25, 2014
By Staff Writer, Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health. As global attention focuses...
September 22, 2014
By Ryan Carbo, Diamondback Two-day Health Across Borders took place in Stamp, CCC last Thursday and...
September 21, 2014
Dr. Sandra C. Quinn, senior associate director of the Maryland Center for Health Equity (M-CHE) in...
September 11, 2014
The Washington Post, Associated Press, CBS and NBC Washington were among the nearly 200 national...
MOM clinic dentist and patient
September 10, 2014
A free dental clinic and health equity festival at the University of Maryland provided an estimated...
September 9, 2014
By Mark Zimmermann, Catholic Standard Catholic Charities and University of Maryland partner to...
September 8, 2014
by Taylor Swaak, Diamondback staff writer Weekend event sponsored by Catholic Charities and...
September 7, 2014
By NDG Staff For the fifth consecutive year, Walgreens is offering more than $10 million worth of...
September 5, 2014
By Lauren DeMarco, FOX 5 Reporter COLLEGE PARK, Md. -Nearly 800 people received free dental care at...
September 5, 2014
By Kimberly Suiters, ABC7 NEWS COLLEGE PARK, Md. (WJLA) – Thousands lined up outside the University...
September 5, 2014
By Karen Chen Outside the University of Maryland’s basketball arena, about 2,000 people were lined...
September 4, 2014
Courtesy: Maryland Athletics COLLEGE PARK, Md - The XFINITY Center will play host to the Mid-...
Patients in line for dental treatment at a Mission of Mercy event
July 31, 2014
September 6 update: The Mission of Mercy Health Equity Festival served more than 1000 patients over...
July 22, 2014
Professor Stephen B. Thomas, director of the Maryland Center for Health Equity, discusses how...

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