Mia Smith Bynum
September 25, 2020
Associate Professor of Family Science Mia Smith-Bynum (she/her) identifies as a scholar-activist,...
student with mask rubbing Testudo nose
September 9, 2020
The School of Public Health would like to recognize and welcome the following faculty and staff to...
Sushant M. Ranadive
September 1, 2020
Exercise could be useful in recovery from COVID-19, Sushant M. Ranadive, associate professor of...
Don Milton and Min Wu receive NSF funding to improve telemedicine
August 26, 2020
Driven by the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic, Environmental Health Professor Donald Milton...
Photo of the Maryland statehouse with sign for Community Healthy Air Act
August 24, 2020
Environmental injustices abound in Maryland. From industrial pollution in Baltimore to unsafe...
The Big Ten
August 20, 2020
The Big Ten Conference’s decision last week to postpone the fall athletics season, the latest...
Dylan Roby
August 20, 2020
In an editorial published in the Journal of Adolescent Health, Dr. Dylan Roby writes that the...
Hongjie Liu
August 18, 2020
The FDA has issued several novel coronavirus tests, but the tests are often time-consuming and...
Clean 2020 Virtual Summit
August 18, 2020
The Clean 2020 Virtual Summit is bringing together thought leaders from from business, policy,...
Image of flooded pig farm in North Carolina
August 18, 2020
A new, three-year study led by Associate Professor of Environmental Health Sacoby Wilson and...
Photo of a diverse group of people talking and looking at a woman wearing hijab during a training session.
August 18, 2020
A research team including University of Maryland School of Public Health researchers found that...
UMD student in surgical mask rubs Testudo's nose
August 11, 2020
In this year of the COVID-19 pandemic, higher education institutions—like every other segment of...
Pew Research Center
July 30, 2020
In an interview with Stateline, an initiative of The Pew Charitable Trusts, Sacoby Wilson,...
Image of playground near pollution source from factory
July 30, 2020
Air pollution is more damaging to the cardiovascular health of adolescents living in poverty-...
Donald Milton, President Darryll Pines and Jake Bueno de Mesquita discuss data from a virus study.
July 27, 2020
Don Milton, professor of environmental health, along with lead author and post doctoral fellow Jake...
Donald Milton
July 27, 2020
At a time when we urgently need multidisciplinary measures to combat COVID-19, there are often...
Elizabeth Aparicio
July 21, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has increased risk factors for child maltreatment. A group of researchers,...
Associate professor Typhanye Dyer and assistant research professor Rodman Turpin.
July 21, 2020
Associate Professor Typhanye Dyer and Assistant Research Professor Rodman Turpin conducted two...
Seminar Series
July 15, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has become a global public health crisis and poses unprecedented challenges...
Editorial: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Change Efforts are Unethical and Harmful
July 14, 2020
Two experts in LGBTQ and young adult mental health, Dr. Jessica Fish (UMD SPH) and Dr. Stephen T...
Dr. Don Milton on CBS News (screenshot)
July 9, 2020
After Push by UMD Researcher, WHO Changes Course/New Recommendations Acknowledge Possibility of...
Dr. Donald Milton
July 7, 2020
Don Milton , a professor of Applied Environmental Health at the University of Maryland School of...
Stephen Thomas Invited to Panel of Experts and Policymakers to Promote 2020 Census
June 23, 2020
Stephen Thomas, a professor of health policy and management and director of the School of Public...
Marie Thoma Receives Honorable Mention in Global Health NOW's Annual Untold Stories of Global Health Contest
June 23, 2020
Marie Thoma, an assistant professor of family science in the School of Public Health received an...
Mia Smith-Bynum
June 23, 2020
Mia Smith-Bynum , an associate professor of family science at the University of Maryland School of...
Two female students smiling.
June 22, 2020
The Merrill Presidential Scholars Program honors the University of Maryland's most successful...
Hongjie Liu presents data on the COVID-19 outbreak
June 16, 2020
Professor Hongjie Liu, chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, was appointed by...
New York's Central Park in the background
June 9, 2020
Dr. Jennifer D. Roberts, Assistant Professor in Kinesiology, has dedicated her research to the...
Amir Sapkota to Lead Multinational Consortium to Reduce Climate Change-Related Diarrheal Disease Burden in Asia-Pacific Region
June 8, 2020
A new multinational consortium of scientists, led by Professor Amir Sapkota , in the University of...
Devlon Jackson
June 2, 2020
In an article published in Health Communication , Devlon Jackson and Cynthia Baur highlight digital...
Don Milton
June 1, 2020
Don Milton co-authored a study to understand the patterns of contamination of SARS-CoV-2, which...
Faculty and Staff Honored at the SPH 2020 Spring Assembly
June 1, 2020
On Wednesday, May 13, faculty, staff and SPH leaders convened for the virtual spring assembly where...
Jennifer D. Roberts
June 1, 2020
In an article in Nature and Culture, published research led by University of Maryland kinesiology...
Rodman Turpin
May 29, 2020
Epidemiology and Biostatistics Assistant Research Professor Dr. Rodman Turpin (he/him) found his...
Webinar
May 4, 2020
On April 30, Dr. Stephen Thomas hosted a community conversation on Facebook Live to discuss racial...
Sacoby Wilson
May 4, 2020
Dr. Sacoby Wilson was appointed as editor in chief of Environmental Justice, a peer-reviewed...
Elizabeth Aparicio and Shannon Jette
April 28, 2020
Two faculty members from the School of Public Health, Shannon Jette and Elizabeth Aparicio,...
Live in the time of COVID-19
April 28, 2020
Dean Boris Lushniak, Kelly Sherman' 21, a public health science major and director of health and...
The Washington Post
April 27, 2020
Prince George's County, one of the nation's wealthiest majority-black counties, has reported the...
SPH building
April 7, 2020
The UMD School of Public Health is actively responding to the COVID-19 pandemic--providing service...
Don Milton
March 31, 2020
Donald Milton, an infectious disease aerobiologist at the University of Maryland School of Public...
Boris Lushniak
March 31, 2020
School of Public Health Dean Boris Lushniak, a former Deputy US Surgeon General, spoke with CNN’s...
A Full Timeout
March 30, 2020
This story was written by Liam Ferrell and originally published in Maryland Today . From the NBA’s...
Elizabeth Aparicio and Jessica Fish
March 30, 2020
To advance its mission to support LGBTQ+ mental health, the University of Maryland Prevention...
Local Health Departments Key to Stopping Spread of COVID-19
March 24, 2020
This Medical Care Blog post was written by Associate Professor Jie Chen, Lecturer Priscilla Novak...
Maryland Bans Chlorpyrifos Pesticide with Expert Testimony From Prof. Devon Payne-Sturges
March 24, 2020
In the final minutes of a shortened legislative session due to the coronavirus pandemic, the...
Study Finds Rental Assistance Programs Could Reduce ER Visits for Children with Asthma
March 24, 2020
University of Maryland School of Public Health researchers found that federal rental assistance...
Researchers Urge Increased Funding for Local Health Departments and Stronger Care Coordination as COVID-19 Pandemic Worsens
March 24, 2020
Associate Professor Jie Chen , Lecturer Priscilla Novak and doctoral students Ivy Benjenk and...
The Slammed Door: Advice for Parents of Teens
March 23, 2020
By Dina L.G. Borzekowski, Ed.D., Research Professor, Department of Behavioral and Community Health...
Jae Shim Receives Grant to Conduct Research on E-Scooters
March 12, 2020
Kinesiology Professor Jae Shim is partnering with University of Maryland engineering professor...

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