September 27, 2007

Press Release

The University of Maryland, College Park today launched its new School of Public Health (www.sph.umd.edu), the first new school on the campus since 1981, when it opened the doors to its School of Public Affairs (now the School of Public Policy).

The University of Maryland, College Park School of Public Health will look at the human behavior, social and environmental factors that are at the root of many of today's major health problems, including obesity, cancer, diabetes and cardiovascular disease.

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Association of Schools of Public Health

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