Malinda Kennedy
Faculty Assistant, Center on Young Adult Health and Development
Project Director, Maryland Collaborative to Reduce College Drinking and Related Problems
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 1242J
Phone: (301) 405-2381 |
Biography

Malinda H. Kennedy, ScD joined the Center on Young Adult Health and Development at the University of Maryland School of Public Health in November 2018 as the Project Director for the Maryland Collaborative to Reduce College Drinking and Related Problems. She received a BA in German from Brown University, an MPH in International Health from the Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, and a ScD in Social Epidemiology from the Harvard University School of Public Health. She spent several years with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as the coordinator for a foodborne disease surveillance network and assisting with outbreak investigations. Her research interests include child health and well-being and community and social influences on the health of children and young adults, particularly the influence of educational institutions on health.