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Subject: Join Us for Public Health Research @ Maryland 2018 - April 3!
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Please join us for the sixth annual showcase of Public Health
Research@Maryland, April 3, 2018 in College Park!

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Join us Tuesday, April 3 for the sixth annual Public Health Research at
Maryland <>, where we'll delve into
critical public health issues facing our state, nation and world. Together
we will “reimagine health.”

Registration is free and lunch is provided.



 "Changing the Definition of Health in America"

Richard Besser, M.D.

President and CEO

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Former acting director for the Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention (CDC),
and ABC News’ former chief health and medical editor.

Research Poster Showcase and Contest

Undergraduate and graduate students as well as faculty members share their
research on topics that address health and well-being, including social
determinants of health, disease prevention, health promotion, healthy
policies, climate change and more. Student presented posters will be
reviewed and best poster awards given. Submit abstracts by March 16th.

Learn more <>

Hot Topic Panel Discussions

How can technology support healthy behaviors?

Health and science literacy for building the public's trust

Do data matter? Informing personal and community decision-making

Widening the lens on the opioid epidemic

Learn more  <>

Photo Contest

Back by popular demand for its second year, the public health photo contest
is open to all who want to share images that speak to the diverse concepts
of public health. Photos will be displayed at the event and those submitted
by students will be judged and selected for awards.

Photo: Children practice good handwashing techniques in Sierra Leone. 2017
first prize photo taken by UMD doctoral candidate Rianna Murray.

Learn more <>


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

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.


 to register, submit a research poster abstract, and learn more!

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