October 3, 2013
Occasionally referred to as “the new drunk driving,” distracted driving contributes to thousands of...
October 1, 2013
In a commentary featured on The Partnership at Drugfree.org, Dr. Amelia Arria, director of the...
Indian child recognizing tobacco brands
September 30, 2013
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - Nearly two-thirds of young children in low- and middle-income countries can...
September 30, 2013
The University of Maryland will launch a new research center focused on the study of a wide range...
September 26, 2013
The Center on Aging's Legacy Leadership Institute on Public Policy program launches new year...
September 26, 2013
UMD's Center on Aging's Legacy Leadership Institute on Public Policy program hosted an alumni lunch...
September 26, 2013
Sweeping health care reform legislation means that starting October 1, hundreds of millions of...
September 26, 2013
Sweeping health care reform legislation means starting October 1, hundreds of millions of Americans...
September 26, 2013
UMD Center on Aging’s Legacy Leadership Institute on Public Policy program kicked off its 12 th...
September 25, 2013
A study by Dr. Ross Miller, professor of kinesiology, examines the biomechanics of running and...
September 24, 2013
The Commonwealth Fund has released a new report analyzing state health care systems and identifying...
September 23, 2013
A recent study of 11,000 people showed 26 percent of respondents admitted to texting while driving...
September 22, 2013
A $19 million grant from the Food and Drug Administration and the National Institutes of Health...
September 22, 2013
Maryland Institute for Applied Enivronmental Health researchers are seeking input from a wide...
September 20, 2013
Dr. Amelia Arria's commentary dispels the myth that nonmedical use of presecription drugs as "study...
September 20, 2013
Dr. Donald Milton, director of the Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health, will lead a...
September 19, 2013
As the U.S. prepares to expand health insurance coverage and launch state-based insurance exchanges...
Woman smoking electronic cigarette
September 13, 2013
Researchers awarded nearly $19 million from NIH, FDA to inform FDA tobacco regulatory activities...
September 12, 2013
Congratulations to Department of Family Science Research Assistant Professor Dr. Stephanie...
September 12, 2013
Between cell phones, laptops, and tablets children today are frequently using multiple media...
September 11, 2013
Public Health Innovation Our Grand Rounds lecture series will focus on public health innovation...
September 11, 2013
Dr. Linda Aldoory recently became the newest board member for HealthCare Access Maryland (HCAM), a...
September 11, 2013
Dr. Donna Howard, an associate professor in the Department of Behavioral and Community Health, has...
September 10, 2013
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The University of Maryland's Maryland Center for Health Equity (M-CHE) has...
September 3, 2013
Beginning on September 3, 2013, applications to all graduate programs in the University of Maryland...
August 27, 2013
Congratulations to the 2013-2014 Jerry P. Wrenn Endowed Scholarship awardees! This is the 10th year...
August 20, 2013
Dr. Muhiuddin Haider, research associate professor in the Maryland Institute for Applied...
August 19, 2013
Dr. Linda Aldoory, director of the Hershell S. Horowitz Center for Health Literacy, has been...
August 13, 2013
Dr. Jim Hagberg, professor in the Department of Kinesiology, has developed a special educational...
August 9, 2013
COLLEGE PARK, Md. - The University of Maryland School of Public Health is partnering with the...
August 7, 2013
On July 31, the SPH Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics hosted Dr. Wei J. Chen, Dean of...
August 5, 2013
The Huffington Post features a study by Dr. J Carson Smith that shows that moderate exercise could...
July 31, 2013
Dr. Muhiuddin Haider, research associate professor in the Maryland Institute for Applied...
July 31, 2013
More than one-third of U.S. teens and young adults report suffering abuse during dating. Dr. Howard...
July 30, 2013
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – New research out of the University of Maryland School of Public Health shows...
July 25, 2013
Dr. Jae Kun Shim, associate professor of kinesiology, coordinated two special exchange programs...
July 23, 2013
The University of Maryland Prevention Research Center is partnering with the Clarice Smith...
July 22, 2013
On July 1, the University of Maryland (UMD) College Park enacted a campus-wide smoking ban that was...
July 22, 2013
Dr. Jack Meyer talks about the status of the Affordable Care Act and the steps necessary for a...
July 19, 2013
School of Public Health Dean Jane Clark gave an invited keynote address at the 10th International...
July 18, 2013
By: Amanda Strausser, MPH, Department of Behavioral and Community Health Editor’s note: Amanda...
July 18, 2013
Elbret Bebla, an undergraduate student in Public Health Policy at the University of California,...
July 18, 2013
Congratulations to six 2013 Couple and Family Therapy (CFT) graduates on their recent success in...
July 17, 2013
In a Baltimore Sun Op-ed, Family Science Professor Dr. Sandra Hofferth moves the discussion of...
July 15, 2013
In an editorial, Dr. Hofferth argues that Congress' attempt to cut funds for behavioral and social...
July 12, 2013
Department of Family Science Professor Dr. Sandra Hofferth shares insights into children's use of...
July 12, 2013
Kinesiology Associate Chair Dr. Stephen Roth has been appointed Interim Associate Dean for Teaching...
July 11, 2013
Damian Waters, Department of Family Science Couple and Family Therapy (CFT) alum and Clinical...
July 10, 2013
Though medical history and lifestyle are important risk factors for developing diabetes, heart...
July 9, 2013
Damian Waters and Sonja Williams, who share a marriage and family therapy practice in Upper...

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