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...
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 (...
IUD in uterus
June 29, 2020
A new University of Maryland study assessed the impact of a program focused on increasing access to...
Doctoral Students John P. Salerno and Natasha Williams Publish Commentary on the Impact of COVID-19 on LGBTQ Populations
June 23, 2020
Doctoral students John P. Salerno (behavioral and community health) and Natasha D. Williams (family...
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...
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...
Mia Smith-Bynum
June 23, 2020
Mia Smith-Bynum , an associate professor of family science at the University of Maryland School of...
Dr. Jennifer Roberts, assistant professor of kinesiology
June 23, 2020
By Chris Carroll for Maryland Today Authorities shrugging off risk—or ordering everyone to mask up...
Two female students smiling.
June 22, 2020
The Merrill Presidential Scholars Program honors the University of Maryland's most successful...
Amelia Jamison
June 16, 2020
While Colorado lawmakers have passed a bill that would make it harder to get a vaccine exemption...
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 Times
June 16, 2020
Professor Don Milton's expertise related to the airborne transmission of viruses was again...
Nebraska Corn Field
June 16, 2020
University of Maryland School of Public Health Professor, Amy R. Sapkota, will serve as an...
An ad for the Stop Covid-19 Study. Visit https://go.umd.edu/stopcovid for information on how to participate.
June 15, 2020
School of Public Professor Don Milton is leading a research study that brings both healthy people...
Jocelyn Smith Lee, PhD '13
June 12, 2020
Jocelyn R. Smith Lee , PhD ‘13, who is assistant professor of human development and family studies...
Celebrating Faculty and Staff Promotions
June 11, 2020
Congratulations to all our faculty and staff who were promoted this spring! We are proud of their...
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...
SGN | Some Good News: Sharing Quality Family Time During a Pandemic
June 9, 2020
Each week, our Happiness and Wellness Initiative will share "Some Good News" from the SPH and our...
School of Public Health Honors Four Distinguished Terrapins
June 8, 2020
The University of Maryland School of Public Health is proud to award its highest honor, the...
Black and white photo of protest group, sign reads "no justice no peace"
June 8, 2020
As we enter Pride month, we feel anguish, grief, and anger at the slaying of Black lives and 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...
Marsha P. Johnson
June 7, 2020
The University of Maryland Prevention Research Center’s work advancing the mental health of LGBTQ+...
Woman holding Black Lives Matter sign
June 6, 2020
In the aftermath of the killing of George Floyd, the University of Maryland School of Public Health...
Devlon Jackson
June 2, 2020
In an article published in Health Communication , Devlon Jackson and Cynthia Baur highlight digital...
Natalie Slopen
June 1, 2020
Natalie Slopen, assistant professor of epidemiology and biostatistics, told U.S. News and World...
Don Milton
June 1, 2020
Don Milton co-authored a study to understand the patterns of contamination of SARS-CoV-2, which...
Sandra Quinn
June 1, 2020
Black people are still suspicious of vaccines, even though they have suffered the most from COVID-...
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...
Don Milton
May 26, 2020
The findings of a new study suggest that air conditioners can blow around infected droplets hanging...
Dean Boris Lushniak
May 26, 2020
With testing equipment, laboratory capacity, contact tracers and public cooperation, the Washington...
Spring 2020 Commencement Information
May 21, 2020
Congratulations 2020 graduates! We are so proud of your accomplishments and with the future of...
How to Look Like a Hero: Mask Up!
May 20, 2020
This story was first published on the Maryland Today website on Tuesday, May 19, 2020. During the...
Learn how to make your own masks by watching Cyndi's tutorial.
May 20, 2020
Each week, our Happiness and Wellness Initiative will share "Some Good News" from the SPH and our...
Tanzania kids watch TV news during the COVID-19 pandemic
May 19, 2020
College Park, Md. — COVID-19 worries children from sub-Saharan Africa more than children from other...
Hongjie Liu presents data on the COVID-19 outbreak
May 12, 2020
This story was originally published by Maryland Today on May 13, 2020. Opiaah Jeffers M.P.H. ’21...
Sandra Quinn
May 12, 2020
Nonwhite patients are succumbing to COVID-19 at higher rates than white patients, Wired reported...
Dean Boris Lushniak
May 12, 2020
Hospitals in the Washington, D.C. area are ready to safely handle an expected surge of COVID-19...
SGN | Some Good News: Caring Messages from SPH and UMD  #KeepTogether #ShellsUnited
May 6, 2020
Each week, our Happiness and Wellness Initiative will share "some good news" from the SPH and our...
convocation medals
May 5, 2020
Near the end of each academic year, School of Public Health faculty, staff, students, families and...
VOA Town Hall
May 5, 2020
In a Voice of America town hall, Dean Boris Lushniak joined a panel of three other experts from...
Don Milton
May 5, 2020
A growing number of studies have found evidence that the coronavirus can remain suspended in the...
Seminar Series
May 5, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has become a global public health crisis and poses unprecedented challenges...
logo for american kinesiology association
May 4, 2020
Congratulations to Ryan Sapp, a doctoral student in the exercise physiology specialization (advisor...
Webinar
May 4, 2020
On April 30, Dr. Stephen Thomas hosted a community conversation on Facebook Live to discuss racial...
Jennifer D. Roberts
May 4, 2020
A team of researchers, including School of Public Health's Jennifer D. Roberts, received a National...
Sacoby Wilson
May 4, 2020
Dr. Sacoby Wilson was appointed as editor in chief of Environmental Justice, a peer-reviewed...
SGN | Some Good News: Feeding the Frontline in Maryland
April 29, 2020
Each week, our Happiness and Wellness Initiative will share "some good news" from the SPH and our...
Elizabeth Aparicio and Shannon Jette
April 28, 2020
Two faculty members from the School of Public Health, Shannon Jette and Elizabeth Aparicio,...

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