September 6, 2017
The School of Public Health welcomes eight new members to its faculty this year. Four new members...
September 5, 2017
The following is a reflection from Allyson Pakstis on the travel portion of the study abroad class...
People at the University of Maryland Campus Pantry
September 5, 2017
Food insecurity – the lack of reliable access to sufficient quantities of affordable, safe,...
August 30, 2017
A group of students from Public Health Without Borders traveled to Sierra Leone this summer,...
August 29, 2017
Dr. Jie Chen, an associate professor in the School of Public Health’s Department of Health Services...
August 28, 2017
Using churches, barbershops and beauty shops to spread health information can help African-...
August 28, 2017
Whooping cough cases are up 15 percent in the first six months of in 2017, and health officials are...
August 28, 2017
Faculty from the University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins University have found that a new evidence...
August 25, 2017
More than 30 percent of adults have not had a dental visit in the past year, and about one in three...
August 22, 2017
Third-year Maternal and Child Health doctoral student Laura Drew has been selected to be a student...
August 17, 2017
From June 26 to July 7, Family Science professors Norman Epstein and Jinhee Kim visited South Korea...
August 14, 2017
Family Science Associate Professor Marian Moser Jones was interviewed recently by Alex Cummings,...
August 11, 2017
Dr. Amy Sapkota and Dr. Amir Sapkota are back on campus after a six-month stint in Nepal conducting...
August 10, 2017
Detectives were on campus last week, but they didn’t come to solve crimes. These investigators were...
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August 9, 2017
This news story covers a study led by Associate Professor Amelia Arria (Behavioral and Community...
August 9, 2017
Family Science Professor Sandra Quinn explores the implications of a 21st century influenza...
Dr. Patricia Mail at the UMD School of Public Health launch event
August 8, 2017
Dr. Patricia Davison Mail (PhD ’96), a retired commissioned corps officer for the United States...
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August 8, 2017
College Park, Md. -- Could young adults who regularly consume highly caffeinated energy drinks be...
August 7, 2017
School of Public Health researchers and colleagues detail the organization, outcomes and health...
August 7, 2017
Some studies show that college students who smoke marijuana regularly may have lower grade point...
July 31, 2017
The article “Life Stresses in Adolescents with Problematic Media Use: The Role of Anger Management...
July 26, 2017
Health disparities persist in the Montgomery County Latino community, according to the third...
July 26, 2017
Center on Young Adult Health and Development director and Behavioral and Community Health Associate...
July 26, 2017
Applied Environmental Health Associate Professor Sacoby Wilson was interviewed on a recent CNN...
July 26, 2017
New research from the UMD School of Public Health and Drexel University’s Dornsife School of Public...
July 24, 2017
Rising Family Science senior Erin Sullivan was recently chosen as a 2017-2018 UMD Philip Merrill...
Rebecca Rehr (MPH '12) at Capitol Hill
July 20, 2017
Right-to-know legislation is a keystone in public health policy; when people have all the...
Logan Aronhalt (MA ’15)
July 17, 2017
In August, Logan Aronhalt (MA ’15) will report to Naval Air Station Patuxent River in southern...
July 14, 2017
Susan Buckenmaier went to Hawaii for two weeks, but she barely had enough time to spend one day at...
July 12, 2017
States that loosen penalties for possessing and using marijuana could give children the impression...
July 11, 2017
Bladensburg residents need more information about the health risks of a new concrete batching plant...
July 10, 2017
In 1983, while most people were “aerobicizing" in neon leg warmers, Dr. Ben Hurley arrived at UMD’s...
June 27, 2017
Dr. Donna Howard and Department of Behavioral and Community Health graduates Dr. Katrina Debnam and...
June 27, 2017
Dr. Kevin Roy, associate professor and graduate director in the Department of Family Science, has...
Experiences with other drug use among individuals in treatment initially exposed to an opioid through a physician's prescription (N=4,493)
June 27, 2017
People who experience problems using prescription painkillers, heroin and other opioids tend to...
June 26, 2017
UMD’s Prevention Research Center under the direction of Dr. Brad Boekeloo served as the primary...
June 23, 2017
"California has historically been generous with eligibility and benefits but less so with how much...
June 20, 2017
“I think the field is promising,” says Dr. Neil Sehgal, assistant professor in the Department of...
June 19, 2017
Dr. Marie Thoma from the SPH Department of Family Science weighs in on statistics cited in an...
June 19, 2017
"The Affordable Care Act narrows the gap in care between Mexican-Americans and white Americans with...
June 16, 2017
Family Science Professor Dr. Jinhee Kim co-authored a paper that was recently selected as the Best...
June 15, 2017
The latest edition of the American Public Health Association Student Assembly newsletter includes...
June 14, 2017
"Southern states have the highest rates of new HIV-positive diagnoses, the highest percentage of...
June 13, 2017
The Calvert Beacon reports that on June 12, 28 officers from agencies across the state graduated...
June 8, 2017
Taylor Rogers, a master of public health student in the health equity track, is spending the summer...
June 8, 2017
Following the June 1, 2017 announcement by President Trump that the United States would withdraw...
June 8, 2017
Bloomberg's Bureau of National Affairs takes a broad look at how environmental regulation and...
June 7, 2017
by Dushanka V. Kleinman DDS, MScD, associate dean and professor The time has come to integrate...
June 7, 2017
This article features a new study by SPH Department of Health Services Administration’s Dr. Andrew...

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