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...
Seminar Series
May 5, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has become a global public health crisis and poses unprecedented challenges...
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...
Quynh Nguyen
March 6, 2020
"Using Google Street View Images to Examine Links Between the Built Environment and Health" was...
Study Finds that Transactional Sex Prevalent Among Ugandan Women and Girls
March 3, 2020
Ugandan adolescent girls and young women often participate in transactional sex through coercion,...
New Report Says Health Literacy is Needed to Improve Americans’ Oral Health
March 3, 2020
A new report, “ Improving America’s Oral Health Literacy ,” published by the Delta Dental Institute...
First Big Data in Public Health Conference Draws More than 200 Attendees
March 3, 2020
The University of Maryland School of Public Health held its first Big Data in Public Health...
New Study Finds African-American Families More Willing to Donate Brain Tissue Than Previously Thought
February 24, 2020
According to a new PLOS One study published by University of Maryland School of Public Health...
Devlon Jackson Receives NIH Grant to Study How Digital Health Tools can Improve Care Coordination
February 24, 2020
Devlon Jackson , assistant research professor of behavioral and community health at the University...
PhD Candidate Anna Posbergh receives research grant from the Olympic Studies Centre
February 12, 2020
Anna Posbergh, kinesiology PhD candidate at the University of Maryland School of Public Health,...
The Together Program
February 10, 2020
Financial stresses can squash a relationship as thoroughly as stomping on a Valentine’s box of...
Professor Sandra C. Quinn
February 7, 2020
The opinion piece was written by Sandra C. Quinn, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Family...
Dr. Miller presenting his power point on running and knee load
February 7, 2020
Dr. Ross Miller started out the spring semester First Friday Seminar Series by sharing his research...
Person with prosthetic leg on treadmill
January 27, 2020
An article in the Orthotic & Prosthetic Almanac featured research led by University of Maryland...
Julia Steinberg
January 17, 2020
Julia Steinberg , assistant professor of family science at the University of Maryland School of...
Sacoby Wilson
January 15, 2020
Associate Professor Sacoby Wilson never aspired to be vegan. But on January 1, 2020 he spent $200...
Dr. Stephen Thomas with a group of certified health advocates from the Health Advocates in Reach and Research (HAIR) program at the "What Barbers and Stylists Say to Scientists: No Research on Us Without Us" workshop held on December 9, 2019.
January 13, 2020
If Fred Spry has a moment to talk to you about his barbershop, he will. You'll come away from the...
Jie Chen
January 8, 2020
Jie Chen , associate professor of health policy and management at the University of Maryland School...
Food & Environment Reporting Network: A Breathtaking Lack of Oversight for Air Emissions From Animal Farms
December 20, 2019
Large animal farms across the country release tons of noxious gasses and emissions dangerous to...
Best of 2019 in white letters against the SPH building with a red filter
December 18, 2019
As we usher in the new year and decade, we’re looking back at the School of Public Health’s...
A doctor sits on a patient's bed with the family gathered around.
December 17, 2019
In a study recently published in Family & Community Health, University of Maryland School of...
The Baltimore Sun logo
December 12, 2019
This story was originally published on Dec. 12, 2019, on The Baltimore Sun's website. It was...
Family Science Associate Professor Kevin Roy
December 10, 2019
Family Science Associate Professor Dr. Kevin Roy was quoted by Baltimore Magazine in an article...
The Diamondback: UMD Student Creates Club to Address Health Disparities in the LGBT Community
December 9, 2019
A recent article in The Diamondback profiled a new group at the School of Public Health for LGBTQ+...

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