Boris Lushniak
September 24, 2020
As the global coronavirus pandemic evolves, University of Maryland School of Public Health experts...
Gesundheit II machine
September 23, 2020
On Monday, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention extracted updated language published...
Hart Image
September 23, 2020
UMD Alumnus Dr. John Hart discussed prison reform in a webinar held by SPH Alumni Network.
 Jenny Hodgson--Groceries for Neighbor
September 11, 2020
Each month, our Happiness and Wellness Initiative will share "Some Good News" from the SPH and our...
André Blackman
September 10, 2020
André Blackman '05 was an aerospace engineering major, but a public health elective sent his life...
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...
Colors of Covid-19: Gifts and Grants Support HAIR Network’s COVID-19 Prevention and Mitigation Campaign
September 9, 2020
When the world started to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic earlier this year, there was little...
The 10 Essential Public Health Services
September 9, 2020
The importance of health equity and its effects on health outcomes are the foundations of a major...
Photo of a non-binary femme with pink hair using their phone
September 9, 2020
A national survey of LGBTQ+ college students conducted during the Covid-19 pandemic finds that...
Illustration of hands holding phones with Covid 19 information on social media
September 9, 2020
New research exposes full spectrum of misinformation online, reveals even well meaning vaccine...
Sushant M. Ranadive
September 1, 2020
Exercise could be useful in recovery from COVID-19, Sushant M. Ranadive, associate professor of...
Isabel Tom
August 26, 2020
“We’re so afraid of aging that we begin to devalue ourselves and others with each passing year,”...
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...
CONSERVE
August 24, 2020
The use of nontraditional water sources, like water reuse, is becoming increasingly necessary for...
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...
Fabian Donate
August 22, 2020
With high rates of food security, high rates of uninsured patients and one of the least educated...
July 1968 photo by Ollie Atkins, Nixon White House photographer
August 22, 2020
We are standing at a pivotal moment in history: the most important election year of our lives, MPH...
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...
Craig Fryer
August 13, 2020
The racism and discrimination that Black people regularly experience gained wider recognition after...
Latina woman shopping for groceries and wearing a mask
August 12, 2020
In nearly every state around the country, data show that Blacks and Latinos are more than three...
The Joys of a Backyard Brood
August 12, 2020
Each month, our Happiness and Wellness Initiative will share "Some Good News" from the SPH and our...
Kid doing a split mid air during Gymkana summer camp
August 11, 2020
Former School of Public Health Dean and former chair of the Department of Kinesiology Jane E. Clark...
Image of unequal ladders portrays the financial hurdles that some transfer students my face.
August 11, 2020
Transferring to the University of Maryland is a goal for many community college students across the...
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...
Clara Richards MPH '17
July 13, 2020
Clara Richards wants young professionals to know that it’s okay to not have it all figured out. She...
SGN | Some Good News: Meet Junior, A Quarantine Rescue Dog
July 13, 2020
Each week, our Happiness and Wellness Initiative will share "Some Good News" from the SPH and our...
SPH Alumni Network Welcomes 2020-2021 Board
July 13, 2020
The School of Public Health is pleased to announce the members of the 2020-2021 Alumni Network...
New Gymkana Program Endowment Memorializes Tom Cockley MA ’80
July 13, 2020
For many at the University of Maryland, Gymkana is not just a gymnastics troupe that showcases high...
Influenza virus
July 13, 2020
A new publication in PLoS Pathogens by an international team of investigators shows that flu virus...
Increases in Asthma Hospitalizations in Maryland Linked to Climate Change and Earlier Spring Onset
July 13, 2020
Climate change affects the timing of spring and is leading to an increase in asthma...
Dr. Don Milton on CBS News (screenshot)
July 9, 2020
After Push by UMD Researcher, WHO Changes Course/New Recommendations Acknowledge Possibility of...
CBS news story on airborne transmission of Covid-19
July 7, 2020
On July 6, CBS News' chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook spoke with Dr. Don Milton,...
NBC Today Show screenshot of Gabe Gutierrez and Don Milton
July 7, 2020
In a letter directed to the medical community, to the WHO and the CDC released on July 6, Dr. Don...
Dr. Donald Milton
July 7, 2020
Don Milton , a professor of Applied Environmental Health at the University of Maryland School of...
Study Finds Physical Activity Prevents Depression in Older Adults During COVID-19
July 6, 2020
Staying active can help older people prevent depression while following the COVID-19 social...
Naheed Ahmed and Doctoral Student Andrew Conway Publish Study Showing a Connection Between Comorbidities and Race/Ethnicity in the US
June 30, 2020
In a new Journal of Social, Behavioral, and Health Sciences study , recent graduate Naheed Ahmed (...
Best Practices of States and Counties in Addressing the COVID19 Pandemic webinar
June 30, 2020
On Friday, June 26, the University of Maryland School of Public Health Department of Epidemiology...

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