Doctoral Students John P. Salerno and Natasha Williams Publish Commentary on the Impact of COVID-19 on LGBTQ Populations
June 23, 2020
Doctoral students John P. Salerno (behavioral and community health) and Natasha D. Williams (family...
Two female students smiling.
June 22, 2020
The Merrill Presidential Scholars Program honors the University of Maryland's most successful...
Jennifer D. Roberts
June 1, 2020
In an article in Nature and Culture, published research led by University of Maryland kinesiology...
Spring 2020 Commencement Information
May 21, 2020
Congratulations 2020 graduates! We are so proud of your accomplishments and with the future of...
convocation medals
May 5, 2020
Near the end of each academic year, School of Public Health faculty, staff, students, families and...
Seminar Series
May 5, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has become a global public health crisis and poses unprecedented challenges...
Webinar
May 4, 2020
On April 30, Dr. Stephen Thomas hosted a community conversation on Facebook Live to discuss racial...
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...
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...
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...
image of Laura Drew
March 20, 2020
Maternal and Child Health Doctoral Candidate and Graduate Instructor Laura Drew has had an...
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...
PhD Candidate Anna Posbergh receives research grant from the Olympic Studies Centre
February 12, 2020
Anna Posbergh, kinesiology PhD candidate at the University of Maryland School of Public Health,...
Best of 2019 in white letters against the SPH building with a red filter
December 18, 2019
As we usher in the new year and decade, we’re looking back at the School of Public Health’s...
The Diamondback: UMD Student Creates Club to Address Health Disparities in the LGBT Community
December 9, 2019
A recent article in The Diamondback profiled a new group at the School of Public Health for LGBTQ+...
SPH Student Zeina Mohamad Alkhalaf Interviewed for NBC News Special Projects
December 6, 2019
Last week, family science doctoral candidate Zeina Mohamad Alkhalaf was featured on the NBC...
Graduate Student K. Blair Budd Delivered Keynote Address at George Washington University's One Health Day
December 2, 2019
Graduate student K. Blair Budd delivered the keynote address at George Washington University...
MPH Student Glory Owe Wins Second Place at APHA Poster Session for Evaluation of Maryland State Law on Sale of Neonicotinoids
November 26, 2019
Glory Owe, a biostatistics masters student, won second place in the Environment Section of the...
2019-2020 Philip Merrill Presidential Scholars, Sari Lerner and Shifali Mathews
November 14, 2019
Two Public Health undergraduates, Shifali Mathews (Public Health Science) and Sari Lerner (Family...
Health Equity Master’s Students Receive Do Good Grant for Community Knowledge Workshops
November 14, 2019
Coming to a community near you in spring 2020: “Nobody’s Guinea Pig: Your Rights in Research.”...
Dushanka Kleinman, Eva DuGoff and Dan Marthey at APHA 2019
November 12, 2019
Students, faculty and staff from the University of Maryland School of Public Health shared research...
One of the Comfort Cases packed by students in Dr. Butler's Health class. The case includes a stuffed money, a blanket, toiletries and a bookmark
October 18, 2019
One-hundred and forty students from Dr. James Butler ’s Personal and Community Health class packed...
Jianna Howard and Mikayla Walker
October 15, 2019
Two University of Maryland School of Public Health students, Jianna Howard and Mikayla Walker, were...
Photo of Sabrina Roc
October 11, 2019
Sabrina Roc , a second-year Couple and Family Therapy master’s student, has been accepted into the...
Barath wins Student Achievement Award and Outstanding Student Abstract at APHA
October 8, 2019
Health Policy and Management doctoral student Deanna Barath ’s abstract will receive the...
Deanna Barath
September 30, 2019
Deanna Barath, doctoral student in health policy and management at the University of Maryland...
Sara Olsen
September 24, 2019
At the University of Maryland, Veterans Week is an opportunity to celebrate the past and present...
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...
Simone Frazer
September 4, 2019
Simone Frazer, a senior Family Science major at the University of Maryland is preparing for medical...
US News logo
August 19, 2019
As climate change is predicted to increase the number of extremely hot days that occur each year,...
2019 STAR and ADAPT Students
August 13, 2019
A Puerto Rican student shaken by the sudden collapse of local health care. A Mexican-American...
Dr. Hillary Craddock
June 21, 2019
Dr. Hillary Craddock, a 2019 doctoral graduate in environmental health sciences, received a...
Sara Olsen
June 11, 2019
Sara Olsen, a behavioral and community health doctoral student, was named a 2019 Tillman Scholar...
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...
2019 Spring Commencement
May 23, 2019
Congratulations graduates! The University of Maryland School of Public Health held its Spring 2019...
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...
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...
Sara Olsen
May 10, 2019
The Women Divers Hall of Fame inducted Sara Olsen, a behavioral and community health doctoral...
Public Health Research Day at Maryland leadership
April 10, 2019
On Tuesday, April 2, 2018, the seventh annual Public Health Research @ Maryland day was held at the...
Natasha Williams (Q Chat Space), Veeraj Shah and Neil Johnson (ChatHealth) were the winners of the 2019 Gold Public Health Innovation Award
March 29, 2019
An online platform to support LGBTQ youth and a chatbot app addressing vaccine misinformation both...
Lakeshia Watson
February 8, 2019
Lakeshia Watson is a PhD candidate in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. Origionally...
(AP Photo/Gail Burton)
January 31, 2019
This story was originally published in Maryland Today on Thursday, Januray 31 and written by Diedre...
2019 Global STEWARDS cohort
January 15, 2019
The new UMD Global STEWARDS Training Program , funded by the National Science Foundation, welcomed...
PWHB Students
January 9, 2019
The mood was tense. Community members from Calaba Town, a peri-urban village on the Western coast...
SPH Fall 2018 Commencement
December 20, 2018
Congratulations Class of 2018! The University of Maryland School of Public Health held its Fall...
SPH students speaking to a local barber in Temple Hills, Md.
November 27, 2018
This story was written by Carly Taylor' 19 for Maryland Today. A doctor’s office on wheels...

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