Agenda

Public Health Research@Maryland 2018 took place on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018 at the University of Maryland's Adele H. Stamp Student Union. The day-long event featured speakers and panel discussions on the theme: Reimagining Health: Partnerships, Programs, Policies. PHRM 2018 also showcased dozens of research posters that display student, faculty, and external researchers' work, and included a photo contest open to all participants.

The events taking place in the Atrium, including the opening session and keynote by Dr. Besser will be livestreamed. Link will be posted here and on social media (Follow @UMDPublicHealth on Twitter)

8:00 a.m.

Grand Ballroom Entrance

Registration Begins

9:00 AM–9:30 AM

Atrium

Welcoming Remarks 

Wallace Loh, PhD, JD, President of the University of Maryland, College Park

Jay Perman, MD, President of the University of Maryland, Baltimore

Boris D. Lushniak, MD, MPH, Dean and Professor, University of Maryland School of Public Health

E. Albert Reece, MD, PhD, MBA, Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs, University of Maryland; John Z. and Akiko K. Bowers Distingushed Professor and Dean, University of Maryland School of Medicine

Jay S. Magaziner, PhD, MSHyg, Professor and Chair, Department of Epidemiology & Public Health; Director, Center for Research on Aging

9:30 AM–10:30 AM

Atrium

Keynote Lecture

Title: Changing How America Thinks About Health

Richard E. Besser, MD, President and CEO, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Livestream at https://go.umd.edu/phrm18live

10:45 AM-12:15 PM

 

Concurrent Panel Discussions

Panel 1: How can technology support healthy behaviors?

Location: Atrium

Co-moderators:

Ritu Agarwal, PhD, Professor, Senior Associate Dean for Research and Director, Center for Health Information and Decision Systems, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Marc Zubrow, MD, Associate Professor and Vice President, Telemedicine, School of Medicine

Panelists:

Nanette Steinle, MD, RDN, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Chief Endocrinology and Diabetes Section, Maryland Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Angela Evatt, Chief, Health Information Exchange, Maryland Health Care Commission

Praduman Jain, Founder and CEO, Vibrent 

Livestream at https://go.umd.edu/techforhealth

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Panel 2: Health and science literacy for trust-building with the public

Location: Prince George's Room

Co-moderators:

Lisa Bress, RDH, MS, Clinical Assistant Professor & Perryville Clinic Coordinator, School of Dentistry

Cynthia Baur, PhD, Endowed Professor and Director, Herschel S. Horowitz Center for Health Literacy, School of Public Health

Panelists:

Megan E. (Smith) Humphries, Senior Vice President, Edelman Federal Government Services

Leni Preston, Vice-President, Consumer Health First 

Elsie M. Stines, DNP, CRNP, Assistant Vice President, UMB Special Projects and Initiatives

Walkiria E. Pool, President and Founder, Center for Assistance to Families

Livestream at https://go.umd.edu/trustbuilding

12:00- 2:00 PM

Grand Ballroom

Lunch Buffet

12:30-2:30 PM

Grand Ballroom

Poster Session and Discussions

2:45-3:00 PM

Grand Ballroom

Announcement of Student Poster Session Winners and Photo Contest Winners

3:15-4:45 PM

 

Concurrent Panel Discussions

Panel 3: Do data matter? Informing personal and community decision-making

Location: Prince George's Room

Co-moderators:

Soren Bentzen, PhD, DMSc
Professor and Division Director, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics,
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine

Barbara Curbow, PhD, MA, BA, Professor and Chair, Department of Behavioral and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Public Health

Panelists:

Luisa Franzini, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Health Services Administration, University of Maryland School of Public Health

Edward Sondik, PhD, Former Director, National Center of Health Statistics, CDC; Member, DHHS Secretary's Advisory Committee on National Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Objectives

Quynh Nguyen, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Maryland School of Public Health

Livestream at https://go.umd.edu/datamatter

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Panel 4: Widening the lens on the opioid epidemic

Location: Atrium

Co-moderators:

Amelia Arria, PhD, Associate Professor and Director, Center on Young Adult Health and Development, School of Public Health

Nicole Brandt, PharmD, MBA, BCPP, CGP, FASCP, Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Science & Executive Director, Peter Lamy Center on Drug Therapy and Aging, School of Pharmacy

Panelists:

Kim Burton, Director of Older Adult Programs , Mental Health Association of Maryland 

Kathleen A. Cameron, MPH, Senior Director, Center for Healthy Aging, National Council on Aging

Laura Place, MSW, LCSW-C , Coordinator of Substance Use Intervention and Treatment programs, University of Maryland Health Center, Staff Advisor, Terps for Recovery

Joan Webb Scornaienchi, Executive Director, HC DrugFree

Eric D. Wish, PhD, Director, Center for Substance Abuse Research (CESAR) , University of Maryland College Park

Livestream at https://go.umd.edu/opioidepidemic

4:45- 5:00 PM

Closing Remarks 

Boris D. Lushniak, MD, MPH, Dean and Professor, University of Maryland School of Public Health

Jay S. Magaziner, PhD, MSHyg., Professor and Chair, Department Of Epidemiology & Public Health; Director, Center for Research on Aging

Laurie Locascio, PhD, University of Maryland Vice President for Research 

 

5:00-5:30 PM

Light Reception