SPH Student Zeina Mohamad Alkhalaf Interviewed for NBC News Special Projects
December 6, 2019
Last week, family science doctoral candidate Zeina Mohamad Alkhalaf was featured on the NBC...
The University of Maryland School of Public Health, Center for Health Equity Workgroup on Health in All Policies (SB340) sent its recommendations in a final report to Gov. Hogan and the Md. General Assembly in September.
November 22, 2019
From housing policies to minimum wage laws, all policies can affect the health of our communities—...
woman trapped in a bottle
November 22, 2019
Lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) persons have a higher prevalence of substance use disorders caused...
Family Science Associate Professor Jessica Fish
November 20, 2019
Dr. Jessica Fish , an assistant professor in the Department of Family Science, has been busy. In...
We’ve Entered a New World of Media ‘Constancy’:  5 Things Parents, Caregivers Need to Know About Kids and Screens
November 19, 2019
“No TV or internet for a week!” “Don’t touch the phone until your homework is done.” “Wouldn’t you...
2019-2020 Philip Merrill Presidential Scholars, Sari Lerner and Shifali Mathews
November 14, 2019
Two Public Health undergraduates, Shifali Mathews (Public Health Science) and Sari Lerner (Family...
Maryland Submits Report on Mortality Rates Among African American and Rural Infants to State General Assembly
November 4, 2019
School of Public Health faculty, staff and students wrote a report analyzing risk factors for...
Dr. Jessica N. Fish
October 22, 2019
In a new Journal of Youth and Adolescence article , Family Science Assistant Professor Dr. Jessica...
Rainbow-colored ribbons hang from a balcony
October 22, 2019
University of Maryland School of Public Health researchers won a competitive data contract to...
World AIDS Day Ribbon
October 22, 2019
Research by Dr. Thurka Sangaramoorthy , a cultural and medical anthropologist at the University of...
One of the Comfort Cases packed by students in Dr. Butler's Health class. The case includes a stuffed money, a blanket, toiletries and a bookmark
October 18, 2019
One-hundred and forty students from Dr. James Butler ’s Personal and Community Health class packed...
Jessica Fish
October 14, 2019
New research by University of Maryland School of Public Health Assistant Professor Jessica N. Fish...
DC Metro
October 11, 2019
Dr. Jennifer Roberts , assistant professor of kinesiology at the University of Maryland School of...
A photo of UMD SPH Professor Dr. Stephen Thomas
October 2, 2019
University of Maryland School of Public Health Professor Dr. Stephen Thomas recently published an...
UMD Conserve Center researcher samples groundwater at a Maryland farm site.
September 25, 2019
We’re running out of water to grow food. Climate change, population growth and increasing demands...
Health Affairs Blog
September 23, 2019
Dr. Boris Lushniak, Dean of the School of Public Health, co-authored an article which appeared on...
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September 19, 2019
The Center for Investigative Reporting recently interviewed Dr. Sacoby Wilson , an associate...
Assorted alcohol bottles stand behind three different pills
September 10, 2019
An op-ed posted in the Baltimore Sun last month called for urgent action from higher education...
Capital News Service
September 9, 2019
Capital News Service, Howard Center for Investigative Journalism and NPR interviewed Dr. Sacoby...
Project HEAL
September 9, 2019
The Community Health Awareness, Messages, and Prevention (CHAMP) lab at the University of Maryland’...
Jennifer Roberts
September 5, 2019
Dr. Jennifer Roberts , an assistant professor of kinesiology, published an op-ed in the social...
Dr. Sacoby Wilson of UMD's School of Public Health smiles while dressed in a pink button down shirt and black suit jacket.
September 3, 2019
Dr. Sacoby Wilson , an associate professor at the University Of Maryland School of Public Health...
Dr. Quynh Nguyen smiling. She is wearing a blue suit jacket over a dark top.
September 3, 2019
Dr. Quynh Nguyen , an assistant professor of epidemiology and biostatistics at the University of...
Front cover of The Oxford Handbook of Public Health Ethics
August 27, 2019
Professor Stephen Thomas , professor of health policy and management and director of the Center for...
Dr. Sacoby Wilson, assistant professor at UMD's SPH, in a black suit, white shirt and gray checkered tie. He is smiling and wearing glasses.
August 23, 2019
Catholics envisioning a more environmentally-minded U.S. church listened to a talk by Dr. Sacoby...
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August 23, 2019
UMD School of Public Health Assistant Professor Devon Payne-Struges called for a Maryland ban on...
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August 19, 2019
As climate change is predicted to increase the number of extremely hot days that occur each year,...
Dozens of attendants for the 2017 Mid-Maryland Mission of Mercy received free dental treatment
August 19, 2019
Despite the ever-increasing reach of the web, fewer minority and low-income individuals are...
Study Finds Soaring Temperatures Mean Rising Peril to Kidney Disease Patients
August 9, 2019
On intensely hot days, people suffering from advanced kidney disease face higher rates of...
School children in Lucknow, India watch Galli Galli Sim Sim.
August 6, 2019
For 50 years, “Sesame Street” has been a part of early education in the United States, and the show...
Dean Boris Lushniak
July 26, 2019
University of Maryland School of Public Health Dean Boris Lushniak has been appointed to serve a...
Smiling kids
July 24, 2019
Our earliest life experiences, including social support and exposure to adversity and trauma, shape...
Dr. Angela Byars-Winston
July 8, 2019
Earlier this month, the Maryland Center for Health Equity's Disparity Populations and Community...
Professor Barbara Curbow
June 28, 2019
As of July 1, 2019, Professor Barbara Curbow, who has served as chair of the Department of...
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June 11, 2019
Social media presents a promising opportunity for promoting public health, but as bots and trolls...
Dr. Jennifer Roberts
June 3, 2019
Concerns about safety can discourage youth of color, particularly girls and those in low-income...
2019 Spring Commencement
May 23, 2019
Congratulations graduates! The University of Maryland School of Public Health held its Spring 2019...
Dr. Sandra C. Quinn
May 21, 2019
Amid the escalating measles outbreak, with cases hitting a 25-year high, The Washington Post...
Dr. Robyn Zeiger
May 16, 2019
Dr. Robyn Zeiger, Senior Lecturer in Family Science, has been a part of the University of Maryland...
Dr. Kerry Green
May 16, 2019
On May 3, the 2019 Winston Family Honors Award winners were honored at a luncheon in the Samuel...
Dr. Elaine Anderson, Dr. Robyn Zeiger and Dean Boris Lushniak
May 15, 2019
On Friday, May 10, faculty, staff and SPH leaders convened for the spring assembly where faculty...
Dean Boris Lushniak with Delegate Joseline A. Peña-Melnyk
May 15, 2019
In 2019, the University of Maryland School of Public Health inducted 35 members into the Delta...
Routledge Handbook of Sport and Exercise Systems Genetics
May 15, 2019
Dr. Stephen M. Roth, professor and associate dean for academic affairs in the School of Public...
Associate Professor Sacoby Wilson and keynote speaker Mustafa Ali
May 15, 2019
The University of Maryland School of Public Health hosted its fifth Symposium on Environmental...
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May 6, 2019
A New York Times article published on May 1, 2019 featured research from J. Carson Smith, an...
Erricka Bridgeford, leader in the Baltimore Cease Fire 365 movement
May 3, 2019
The University of Maryland School of Public Health hosted a teach-in and national research summit...
DTA Awardees 2019
April 30, 2019
The University of Maryland School of Public Health awarded its highest honor, the Distinguished...
Dr.  Marian Moser Jones
April 23, 2019
A new article published in the American Journal of Public Health highlights the underrecognized...
UMD Campus
April 22, 2019
By Sara Levin for Maryland Today Starting today, it may not be such a bad thing if your supervisor...
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April 10, 2019
A luxury, members-only gynecological clinic called Tia — which features heated exam rooms, colorful...

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