February 4, 2016
Following their release of a state-commissioned study on the potential public health impacts of...
February 4, 2016
Communities that experience chronic environmental and social stressors have increased cumulative...
January 21, 2016
Dr. Paul C. Turner, assistant professor in the Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health...
January 19, 2016
Texting while driving is a significant risk factor for automobile collisions, and cell phone use...
December 14, 2015
A new analysis of six exercise intervention studies has shown that regular aerobic or endurance-...
December 2, 2015
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has significantly improved insurance coverage and use of health care...
November 23, 2015
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – A new study from the University of Maryland School of Public Health examined...
November 19, 2015
Expanding publicly funded health insurance to low-income children could have long-term benefits for...
November 18, 2015
Older adults that improved their fitness through a moderate intensity exercise program increased...
November 9, 2015
Second year doctoral student Jenni Young was recently awarded 2nd place in the poster competition...
October 23, 2015
Hoda Sana, PhD Maternal and Child Health, ‘15, and Hyeeun Chung, PhD Family Science ‘15, are...
October 23, 2015
How can federal funding institutions like the EPA effectively encourage researchers to enagage communities in addressing health inequities and other real world problems? A new study by Dr. Devon Payne-Sturges makes recommendations to assist funders in enhancing the relevance and rigor of research that involves community engagement.
Shannon Jette
October 21, 2015
Dr. Shannon Jette, assistant professor of Kinesiology from the University of Maryland School of...
October 19, 2015
At the American Public Health Association’s annual conference , held this year in Chicago from...
October 6, 2015
The Maryland Rural Health Association awarded the Worcester County Public Schools’ health literacy...
September 30, 2015
Dr. Amelia Arria, director of the Center on Young Adult Health and Development (CYAHD) and...
September 30, 2015
Dr. Sacoby Wilson, assistant professor in the Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health,...
September 21, 2015
It is well known that service dogs provide valuable assistance to physically disabled military...
September 15, 2015
Dr. Cheryl Holt, associate professor of behavioral and community health in the University of...
September 8, 2015
Family Science Department (FMSC) Professor and Director of the Couple and Family Therapy (CFT) Dr...
August 12, 2015
The behaviors of healthcare staff can influence patient perceptions of discrimination and quality...
August 10, 2015
The Herschel S. Horowitz Center for Health Literacy established a Seed Grant Program for research...
August 4, 2015
Dr. Ross Miller has been awarded a new grant from the Department of Defense (The Henry M. Jackson...
July 30, 2015
Donald Milton, DrPH, MD, professor in the University of Maryland School of Public Health, received...
July 30, 2015
The University of Maryland School of Public Health hosts two National Institutes of Health-funded...
Amy Lewin
July 21, 2015
Research shows that the strongest predictor of teenage fathers’ positive involvement in their...
July 8, 2015
In a new study by researchers in the University of Maryland School of Public Health, rural low-...
June 29, 2015
Our biomechanics faculty, Drs. Ross Miller and Jae Shim, in collaboration with Dr. David Klossner...
June 29, 2015
Extreme heat and precipitation events, which are expected to increase in frequency and intensity...
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June 29, 2015
Dean Jane Clark joined public health, academic and government leaders on June 22, 2015 for the...
Kirk and Cindy after hiking
June 25, 2015
Kirk Sinclair, PhD, an award-winning long-distance hiker and Alzheimer's research advocate, visited...
Dr. Haider
June 23, 2015
Using biotechnology to increase biodiversity in Bangladesh could reduce the spread of bird flu in...
June 19, 2015
Fathers’ time spent caring for children increased dramatically over the 46-year period between 1965...
June 15, 2015
A team from the Center for Health Literacy visited Worcester County elementary schools to evaluate...
ePuffin
May 19, 2015
What does a puffin have to do with public health? Junaed Siddiqui, a first-year PhD student in the...
Rada Dagher
May 13, 2015
COLLEGE PARK, MD. – Men and women in the U.S. had lower odds of depression diagnoses and better...
Nurse communicating with patient, iStock image
May 5, 2015
An intervention to connect low-income uninsured and Medicaid patients to a reliable source of...
May 4, 2015
Maternal and Child Health (MCH) doctoral student Anthony Kondracki has been selected for a...
Dr. Haider
April 30, 2015
Dr. Muhiuddin Haider , research associate professor in the Maryland Institute of Applied...
US Map: Areas in orange and red indicate geographic regions with higher proportions of Google searches containing the “n-word"
April 27, 2015
College Park, Md. -- Google searches could unveil patterns in Black mortality rates across the US,...
Amy Lewin
April 24, 2015
Family Science Assistant Professor Amy Lewin develops intervention to strengthen the coparenting...
April 24, 2015
Dr. Ross H. Miller, assistant professor in the Department of Kinesiology, received the 2015...
Public Health Research @Maryland 2015: The Changing Climate and Health
April 20, 2015
On April 9, more than 550 attendees participated in the third annual Public Health Research@...
April 16, 2015
Sam Allen, a student in the joint Couple and Family Therapy (CFT)/ PhD program in the Department of...
April 16, 2015
Children develop strong attitudes toward smoking as early as 5 and 6 years of age, and those...
April 13, 2015
School of Public Health graduate students took home many awards for their posters at Graduate...
PRHM Poster Winners
April 13, 2015
On April 9, more than 550 attendees participated in the third annual Public Health Research@...
April 13, 2015
Jae Kun Shim , director of the Neuromechanics Research Core and an associate professor in the...
Amanda Hemmer
April 3, 2015
Amanda Hemmer, a master’s student in the Department of Health Services Administration, was selected...
April 2, 2015
Black women who participated in an intervention to reduce HIV risk were less likely to have had...

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