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Seventh Annual Public Health Research at Maryland Conference

Tuesday April 2, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., ET
Adele H. Stamp Student Union University of Maryland, College Park

Health and Well-Being for All: Working Together Across Sectors

Join us Tuesday, April 2 for the seventh annual Public Health Research at Maryland event, where we’ll delve into critical public health issues facing our state, nation and world and explore how we can best work together across sectors to advance health and well-being for all.

Registration is free and lunch is provided.

We will be joined by the Surgeon General of the United States, Dr. Jerome Adams. His keynote, “Better Health Through Better Partnerships” will focus on his priority initiatives, which include: the opioid epidemic, oral health, and the links between community health and both economic prosperity and national security. After his address, there will be a Town Hall with the Surgeon General during which he will welcome comments and a discussion on pressing public health topics.

Poster Showcase and Content

Students as well as faculty members share their research and programs on topics that address health and well-being. Student-presented posters will be reviewed and best poster awards given. Submit abstracts by March 25th.

Hot Topic Panel Discussions

  • Sustainability in Food, Energy, Water, Climate and Health
  • Health Technology and the Impact on Community Health and Well-Being
  • Striving for Well Being: Action for Violence Prevention, Prevention of Human Trafficking and More

Visit publichealthresearch.umd.edu to register, submit a research poster abstract, and learn more! Questions? Contact phrm@umd.edu.