UMD SPH Endorses Amicus Brief Against New Public Charge Rule That Threatens Health of Immigrant Children, Families
September 20, 2019
Dean Boris Lushniak joined over 60 deans and scholars from 27 schools of public health, public...
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September 19, 2019
The Center for Investigative Reporting recently interviewed Dr. Sacoby Wilson , an associate...
Brittany Chambers, an alumni of UMD's SPH.
September 19, 2019
Brittany Chambers graduated from the University of Maryland's School of Public Health in 2011 with...
Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award 2019
September 18, 2019
Today, the University of Maryland School of Public Health received the 2019 Higher Education...
Maryland's Mission of Mercy event provided free dental care to over 1000 people
September 16, 2019
Crowds of people set up camp in front of the University of Maryland’s Xfinity Center Thursday night...
A patient gets dental care during Mission of Mercy
September 16, 2019
This story was originally published in Maryland Today on Monday, September 16 and written by Kelly...
Mary Jung
September 10, 2019
Alumna Mary Jung is a long-time Terp having earned three degrees at the University of Maryland,...
Assorted alcohol bottles stand behind three different pills
September 10, 2019
An op-ed posted in the Baltimore Sun last month called for urgent action from higher education...
UMD students on a study abroad trip to Bolivia
September 9, 2019
This summer, Dr. Olivia Carter-Pokras, professor of epidemiology, led a group of UMD students from...
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September 9, 2019
This story was originally published in Maryland Today on Monday, September 9 and written by Liam...
Capital News Service
September 9, 2019
Capital News Service, Howard Center for Investigative Journalism and NPR interviewed Dr. Sacoby...
Project HEAL
September 9, 2019
The Community Health Awareness, Messages, and Prevention (CHAMP) lab at the University of Maryland’...
Man smiling at 2017 Mission of Mercy and Health Equity Festival
September 5, 2019
College Park, Md Mid-Maryland Mission of Mercy & Health Equity Festival will provide free...
Jennifer Roberts
September 5, 2019
Dr. Jennifer Roberts , an assistant professor of kinesiology, published an op-ed in the social...
US Lacrosse Magazine
September 4, 2019
Colleen Dawson ‘11 was selected as the William & Mary’s head lacrosse coach, according to US...
Simone Frazer
September 4, 2019
Simone Frazer, a senior Family Science major at the University of Maryland is preparing for medical...
Dr. Sacoby Wilson of UMD's School of Public Health smiles while dressed in a pink button down shirt and black suit jacket.
September 3, 2019
Dr. Sacoby Wilson , an associate professor at the University Of Maryland School of Public Health...
Dr. Quynh Nguyen smiling. She is wearing a blue suit jacket over a dark top.
September 3, 2019
Dr. Quynh Nguyen , an assistant professor of epidemiology and biostatistics at the University of...
Front cover of The Oxford Handbook of Public Health Ethics
August 27, 2019
Professor Stephen Thomas , professor of health policy and management and director of the Center for...
Data detective camp students.
August 27, 2019
Data and statistics are everywhere and the ability to understand and reason with them—statistical...
Dr. Sacoby Wilson, assistant professor at UMD's SPH, in a black suit, white shirt and gray checkered tie. He is smiling and wearing glasses.
August 23, 2019
Catholics envisioning a more environmentally-minded U.S. church listened to a talk by Dr. Sacoby...
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August 23, 2019
UMD School of Public Health Assistant Professor Devon Payne-Struges called for a Maryland ban on...
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August 19, 2019
As climate change is predicted to increase the number of extremely hot days that occur each year,...
Dozens of attendants for the 2017 Mid-Maryland Mission of Mercy received free dental treatment
August 19, 2019
Despite the ever-increasing reach of the web, fewer minority and low-income individuals are...
2019 STAR and ADAPT Students
August 13, 2019
A Puerto Rican student shaken by the sudden collapse of local health care. A Mexican-American...
Study Finds Soaring Temperatures Mean Rising Peril to Kidney Disease Patients
August 9, 2019
On intensely hot days, people suffering from advanced kidney disease face higher rates of...
School children in Lucknow, India watch Galli Galli Sim Sim.
August 6, 2019
For 50 years, “Sesame Street” has been a part of early education in the United States, and the show...
Dean Boris Lushniak
July 26, 2019
University of Maryland School of Public Health Dean Boris Lushniak has been appointed to serve a...
Smiling kids
July 24, 2019
Our earliest life experiences, including social support and exposure to adversity and trauma, shape...
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...
WalletHub
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...
 Social Media illustration
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...

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