Join us for the third annual Public Health Research @ Maryland Day
Thursday April 9, 2015,  8:45 am - 5:00 pm 

The Changing Climate and Health: Public Health Research@Maryland 2015









Faculty and students from the University of Maryland, College Park and the University of Maryland, Baltimore as well as community, state and federal partners are invited as active participants to explore and learn through poster sessions and panel discussions about recent advances in public health, ongoing research opportunities and the potential for new collaborations.

Visit for the complete event information. Registration and poster submission deadline is March 31, 2015.

Keynote Speakers

Rita Colwell, PhD, Distinguished University Professor
Senior advisor and chairman emeritus at Canon US Life Sciences, Inc., and president and CEO of CosmosID, Inc.

Georges C. Benjamin MD, Executive Director, American Public Health Association
Dr. Benjamin, an internal medicine specialist, has served as the Executive Director of APHA since 2002. 



What We Know and Don’t Know About Climate Change and Health
Opportunities for a Better State of Maternal and Child Health in Maryland
Impact of Marijuana Use on Cognitive Processes and Academic Achievement: What does this mean for college students?
Maryland’s Health System Initiatives and Population Health
Research Poster Session and Awards Presentation




Parking information (closest parking is Union Lane Garage)


The day is an MPowering event that is co-sponsored by the University of Maryland School of Public Health in College Park and by the University of Maryland School of Medicine's Department of Epidemiology and Public Health in Baltimore, in partnership with the PHS Commissioned Officers Foundation for the Advancement for Public Health.