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Fourth Annual Public Health Research@Maryland Day

Join UMD Tuesday, April 5, 2016 for the fourth annual Public Health Research @Maryland, a showcase of research from an array of academic, community, state and federal public health partners.

This year’s theme—From Community Engagement to Population Health—will showcase how communities and researchers are working together to promote health and prevent disease. Learn about recent research developments and how they can be applied to promote and protect the health and well-being of communities in Maryland and beyond.

Presentations include:

Seeing “The Bigger Picture” in Diabetes Prevention: How a Youth-Oriented Health Literacy Campaign is Changing the Conversation Around Type 2 Diabetes

Dean Schillinger, MD, professor in the UCSF School of Medicine

A Framework and Measures to Build a Culture of Health

Carolyn E. Miller, MA, MS, senior program officer at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Don’t miss the showcase of diverse public health research in the Poster Session!

Adele H. Stamp Student Union,University of Maryland, College Park

Time: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Visit: http://publichealthresearch.umd.edu to register and to submit a research poster abstract.