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...
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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,...
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...
CNN's The Situation Room
April 27, 2020
After top HHS coronavirus vaccine doctor Rick Bright was fired by the Trump administration, Dean...
The Washington Post
April 27, 2020
Prince George's County, one of the nation's wealthiest majority-black counties, has reported the...
SGN | Some Good News: Cloth Face Masks Doing 'Double' Good
April 22, 2020
Each week, our Happiness and Wellness Initiative will share "some good news" from the SPH and our...
COVID-19
April 21, 2020
South Korea has limited the introduction of the pandemic better than any other country. How have...
After Trips Are Canceled, Public Health Without Borders Students Still Move Ahead With Their Projects
April 20, 2020
As internships are canceled and summer jobs fall through, Public Health Without Borders students at...
Kimberly Stinchcomb (MPH ‘16)
April 20, 2020
Kimberly Stinchcomb, a masters in environmental health alumna, is working to fight the COVID-19...
Veeraj Shah ‘21 and Neil Johnson ‘21
April 20, 2020
At a time when the pandemic is reshaping life in unpredictable ways and solid information is more...
The New York Times
April 20, 2020
The New York Times reported that Vladimir Putin and his agents have repeatedly planted and spread...
American Chemical Society
April 20, 2020
Cloth masks can help protect you against COVID-19, the American Chemical Society explained in...
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April 16, 2020
While many businesses have experienced adverse effects of COVID-19, the health and fitness industry...
Daisy Le
April 16, 2020
Daisy Le PhD '16 is now a tenure-track assistant professor in the policy, populations and systems...
Clark Lee
April 15, 2020
Clark Johnson Lee, an MPH alumnus and current PhD candidate at the School of Public Health, is...
SPH Building
April 14, 2020
Don Milton, professor of environmental health, and Jessica Fish, assistant professor of family...
Sara Sisselman
April 14, 2020
Sara Sisselman '17 is using the skills she learned in the Masters of Health Administration program...
Stephen Thomas
April 13, 2020
Stephen Thomas explained to NBC News that data is crucial to ensure that public health...
Sandra Quinn
April 13, 2020
Minorities have less access to health care, and constant "weathering" from discrimination batters...
Donald Milton
April 7, 2020
As the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a recommendation last Friday for Americans...
Boris Lushniak
April 7, 2020
Dean Boris Lushniak told Newsy that the United States needed one clear plan for containing COVID-19...
SPH building
April 7, 2020
The UMD School of Public Health is actively responding to the COVID-19 pandemic--providing service...
Woman shopping for groceries wearing surgical mask and gloves
April 3, 2020
This story appears in Maryland Today , April 3 and was written by Chris Carroll. Surgical masks may...
Boris Lushniak
March 31, 2020
From March 30, 2020 through the end of this academic year, all classroom instruction will be...
Chat Health Launches Platform to Provide Personalized COVID-19 Information
March 31, 2020
Want to know if the symptoms you are having are allergies or a mild case of COVID-19? Ask Chat...
Coronavirus Disease 2019, COVID-19
March 31, 2020
The University of Maryland is part of a multi-institutional effort to create an open online...
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...
Resources for Families During the COVID-19 Pandemic
March 31, 2020
Faculty members and graduate students in the Department of Family Science have created several...
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...
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March 20, 2020
Maternal and Child Health Doctoral Candidate and Graduate Instructor Laura Drew has had an...
Dina Borzekowski and Grover
March 19, 2020
By Dina L.G. Borzekowski, Ed.D., Research Professor, Department of Behavioral and Community Health...
You Got the Power Show: Coronavirus, The Pandemic of Our Time
March 18, 2020
Omar Neal, the former Mayor of Tuskegee, Alabama, convened a Coronavirus-themed Facebook Live...
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...
PhD Candidate Laura Koo Selected as a Rima E. Rudd Fellow in Health Literacy
March 12, 2020
Laura Koo , a University of Maryland School of Public Health PhD candidate in the Department of...
Leyla Merlo (BS, Public Health Science '19)
March 11, 2020
Leyla Merlo graduated in May 2019 with a bachelor’s degree in public health science and a minor in...
Renee Ngozi Nwankwo
March 9, 2020
Renee Ngozi Nwankwo, a lieutenant in the U.S. Public Health Service, completed her Certificate in...
Quynh Nguyen
March 6, 2020
"Using Google Street View Images to Examine Links Between the Built Environment and Health" was...

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