Public Health Without Borders students deliver nutrition lessons to children at the Abigail D. Butscher Primary School in Cabala Town, Sierra Leone.
July 16, 2019
Public Health Without Borders (PHWB) students have spent almost every summer since 2014 in Calaba...
Dr. Angela Byars-Winston
July 8, 2019
Earlier this month, the Maryland Center for Health Equity's Disparity Populations and Community...
School children watch Ubongo programming in a classroom. Source: Ubongo
June 28, 2019
Screen time is now almost synonymous with inactivity and intellectual decline. But it’s not all bad...
Professor Barbara Curbow
June 28, 2019
As of July 1, 2019, Professor Barbara Curbow, who has served as chair of the Department of...
Devon Payne-Sturges
June 27, 2019
The so-called “freshman 15” may not be the only diet-related threat that college-aged students need...
Climate Change is a Health Emergency
June 25, 2019
The University of Maryland School of Public Health joined over 70 public health and medical groups...
Dr. Hillary Craddock
June 21, 2019
Dr. Hillary Craddock, a 2019 doctoral graduate in environmental health sciences, received a...
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June 20, 2019
Former Marriott International Vice President Brought on to Grow Opportunities for Trafficking...
Flu shot
June 20, 2019
Those who frequently use home remedies are less likely to get vaccinated against influenza or...
Addressing College Drinking and Drug Use: A Primer for Trustees, Administrators, and Alumni
June 12, 2019
As colleges and universities increasingly recognize the connection between behavioral health and...
Sara Olsen
June 11, 2019
Sara Olsen, a behavioral and community health doctoral student, was named a 2019 Tillman Scholar...
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June 11, 2019
Kerry Green, an associate professor of behavioral and community health, is interviewed for a...
Kelsie Challenger (right) interacts with students at a Sierra Leone school.
June 11, 2019
A School of Public Health professor has made a $1.15 million gift to support the Global Health...
Andrew Conway
June 11, 2019
Andrew Conway , a third-year family science doctoral student at the University of Maryland School...
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June 11, 2019
Social media presents a promising opportunity for promoting public health, but as bots and trolls...
SAFE Center staff and advocates with Gov. Larry Hogan and Senate President Mike Miller for the signing of nti-Exploitation Act of 2019(SB690/HB734) / Criminalizing Labor Trafficking in Maryland
June 10, 2019
Three new Maryland laws passed this year will strengthen the ability of law enforcement to...
Yuki Lama
June 4, 2019
An analysis of Reddit discourse on HPV led by third-year maternal and child health doctoral student...
Dr. Jennifer Roberts
June 3, 2019
Concerns about safety can discourage youth of color, particularly girls and those in low-income...
Dean Boris Lushniak, student speaker Aparna Pooleri and keynote speaker Dr. Leana Wen
May 28, 2019
On Wednesday May 22, thousands of faculty, staff, family and friends gathered to celebrate the 675...
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...
Study Explores Role of Gender in Racial Socialization Process for Black Women
May 21, 2019
Black families engage in a racial socialization process, teaching their children how to navigate...
Dr. Leana Wen
May 18, 2019
Dr. Leana Wen , President of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America and the Planned...
PHWB Team
May 17, 2019
Four teams featuring SPH students placed in the Do Good Challenge finals April 25, winning up to $5...
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...
Dr. Epstein
May 15, 2019
If you’ve ever roamed the halls of the University of Maryland’s Department of Family Science and...
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...
Family Science students and faculty at the 2019 SPH Convocation.
May 15, 2019
Each year during Convocation, the University of Maryland School of Public Health recognizes...
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...
Damage in Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria in 2017
May 14, 2019
New research from the University of Maryland School of Public Health estimates that Hurricane Maria...
Bridget Higginbotham
May 13, 2019
When Bridget Higginbotham studied insecticides in her required MPH environmental health course, she...
Sara Olsen
May 10, 2019
The Women Divers Hall of Fame inducted Sara Olsen, a behavioral and community health doctoral...
Paula Escott
May 8, 2019
Paula Escott, a senior public health science major at the University of Maryland, received a...
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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...
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May 3, 2019
The Baltimore Sun spoke with SPH alumna Julia Cen Chen-Sankey, a 2018 graduate of the doctoral...
Clinics
April 30, 2019
The Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid expansion helped more clients visiting Title X family planning...
DTA Awardees 2019
April 30, 2019
The University of Maryland School of Public Health awarded its highest honor, the Distinguished...
Gun Violence Teach-In
April 25, 2019
By Liam Farrell for Maryland Today Changing the conversation about gun violence—whether by sharing...
Neurons
April 24, 2019
How quickly do we experience the benefits of exercise? A new study of healthy older adults shows...
Teens
April 24, 2019
The newest edition of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation’s Emerging Drug Trends report, produced in...
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...
SPH
April 18, 2019
The University of Maryland’s groundbreaking research is made possible in large part by grant...
Hike
April 18, 2019
In January 2019, a group of 9 interdisciplinary scholars from the University of Maryland College...
U.S. News & World Report
April 16, 2019
A HealthDay article published by U.S. News and World Report features research from Associate...
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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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