Adolescent/Young Adult Health

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Faculty Bio

Campus: UMD | Building: SPH | Room: 1242V
Phone: (301) 405-2029 |
Associate Professor, Behavioral and Community Health
Director, Center on Young Adult Health and Development and Director, Office of Planning and Evaluation
Other Affiliations: Center on Young Adult Health and Development, UMD Prevention Research Center, Office of the Dean
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 1242Y
Phone: (301) 405-9795 |
Faculty Assistant, Behavioral and Community Health
Faculty Assistant: Office of Planning and Evaluation, Center on Young Adult Health and Development
Other Affiliations: Center on Young Adult Health and Development, Office of the Dean
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: Center on Young Adult Health and Development, SPH 1242FF
Phone: 301-405-9757 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2366
Phone: (301) 405-2527 |
Professor, Behavioral and Community Health
Director, Prevention Research Center
Other Affiliations: UMD Prevention Research Center
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2360
Phone: (301) 405-8546 |
Campus: UMD | Building: Center for Health Literacy | Room: 2367

Senior Faculty Specialist, Behavioral and Community Health
Associate Director, Center on Young Adult Health and Development
Other Affiliations: Center on Young Adult Health and Development
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 1242CC
Phone: (301) 405-9778 |
Associate Professor, Behavioral and Community Health
Associate Director, Maryland Center for Health Equity
Other Affiliations: Center for Health Equity, UMD - Not within SPH
Campus: UMD | Building: 4200 Valley Drive, SPH | Room: 1234X
Phone: (301) 405-0818 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2375
Phone: (301) 405-2524 |
Associate Professor, Behavioral and Community Health
Faculty Affiliate, Maternal and Child Health, Department of Family Science (2012- present); Faculty Affiliate, The Herschel S. Horowitz Center for Health Literacy (2012- present); Faculty Associate, Maryland Population Research Center (2011- present)
Other Affiliations: Center on Young Adult Health and Development, Horowitz Center for Health Literacy, UMD Prevention Research Center
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2372
Phone: (301) 405-2520 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 1242W
Phone: (301) 405-2789 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 1142K
Phone: (301) 405-3581 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 1142DD
Phone: 301-405-8339 |
Meaghan McHugh
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 0228
Phone: (301) 405-7983 |
Associate Professor, Family Science
Chair, Undergraduate Program Committee
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 1142M School of Public Health
Phone: 301.405.4014 |
Associate Professor, Behavioral and Community Health
Associate Chairperson, Department of Behavioral & Community Health
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2368
Phone: (301) 405-2517 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2234DD
Phone: (301) 405-3085 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: Suite 1142, School of Public Health
Phone: 301.405.0299 |
Faculty Assistant, Behavioral and Community Health
Project Coordinator for the Maryland Collaborative to Reduce College Drinking and Related Problems; Faculty Assistant, Center on Young Adult Health and Development
Other Affiliations: Center on Young Adult Health and Development, Office of the Dean
Campus: UMD | Building: Center on Young Adult Health and Development | Room: 1242AA
Phone: (301) 405-9749 |
UMD Prevention Research Center
Executive Director, Maryland Institute for Minority Achievement and Urban Education
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 0108D Cole
Phone: (301) 405-5211 |

Research Projects

Principal Investigator(s): 
Arria, Amelia
Sponsor: NIH - NIDA (National Institute on Drug Abuse)
This project seeks to understand the risk factors associated with the onset and continuation of drug use during and after college, and to describe the long-term academic, social, and behavioral consequences of drug use among a longitudinal cohort of college students. The investigators followed a...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Arria, Amelia
Sponsor: University of Maryland School of Medicine (via NIH - NIDA (National Institute on Drug Abuse))
A continuation of the LONGitudinal Studies of Child Abuse and Neglect (LONGSCAN), this project will address the long-term impacts of childhood maltreatment on young adult behavior, answering key questions about psychosocial and behavioral outcomes of maltreatment during the transition in adulthood...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Aldoory, Linda
Sponsor: Atlantic General Hospital
The Horowitz Center for Health Literacy will be collaborating with Atlantic General Hospital in developing health literacy standards and integrated K-8 curriculum options for Worchester County Public Schools. This project consists of designing implementation strategies and activities for the school...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Sapkota, Amy Rebecca
Sponsor: NIH - NCI (National Cancer Institute)
This project will characterize combustible and non-combustible, conventional, new and manipulated nicotine/tobacco products and the impact of variations in those products on human behavior and exposure. The focus of the project is the products and resulting human use behaviors and exposures,...