Agenda

Public Health Research@Maryland 2019 will take place on Tuesday, April 2rd, 2019 at the University of Maryland's Adele H. Stamp Student Union. The day-long event will feature speakers and panel discussions on the theme: Health and Well-Being for All: Working Together Across Sectors. The event is one of the activities celebrating National Public Health Week. It showcases dozens of research posters that display diverse student, faculty, and external researchers' work. It also includes a public health photo contest open to all participants. 

8:00 AM -1:00 PM
Inside Colony Ballroom
​(Room 2203)

Registration 

Registration will be held from 8:00 am to 10:30 am in the Colony Ballroom (room 2203) and will move to the Grand Ballroom (room 1206) after 10:30 am.

9:00-9:30 AM
Colony Ballroom
(Room 2203)

Welcoming Remarks and Introduction of Keynote and Town Hall Meeting
 

Jay A. Perman, MD, President, University of Maryland, Baltimore
Wallace D. Loh, PhD, MA, JD, President, University of Maryland, College Park
E. Albert Reece, MD, PhD, MBA, John Z. and Aiko K Bowers Distinguished Professor and Dean, University of Maryland School of Medicine
Jay S. Magaziner, PhD, MSHyg, Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine
Boris D. Lushniak, MD, MPH, RADM Ret, Dean, University of Maryland School of Public Health 

9:30 AM-10:30 AM

Colony Ballroom
​(Room 2203)

Keynote and Town Hall Forum

Better Health Through Better Partnerships: The Surgeon General’s Priorities
Livestream of keynote available at go.umd.edu/phrm19live

VADM Jerome M. Adams, MD, MPH
Surgeon General of the United States
 

10:30-10:45 AM
 

Break

10:45 AM-12:00 PM

Locations: Atrium
(Room 1107) &
Prince George's
Room (1210)

Two Concurrent Panel Discussions

Sustainability at the Nexus of Food, Energy, Water, Climate and Health

 

Location: Atrium ​(Room 1107)

Co-Moderators

William Piermattei, JD, Managing Director, Environmental Law Program, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Amy R. Sapkota, PhD, MPH, Professor, Maryland Institute of Environmental Health, University of Maryland School of Public Health


Panelists

Sarah Everhart, JD, Research Associate, Legal Specialist, Agricultural Law Education Initiative, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Nathan Hultman, PhD, MS, Associate Professor, Director, Center for Global Sustainability University of Maryland School of Public Policy
Roni Neff, PhD, MS, Assistant Professor, Program Director, Food System Sustainability & Public Health Program
Center for a Livable Future, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Amir Sapkota, PhD, Associate Professor, Applied Environmental Health, Maryland institute of Environmental Health, University of Maryland School of Public Health

 

Health Technology and the Impact on Communities

 

Location: Prince George's Room (Room 1210)

Co-Moderators

Wendy Camelo Castillo, MD, MSc, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Health Services, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy Baltimore
Susan Winter, PhD, MA, Associate Dean for Research and Co-Director of the Center for Advanced Study of Communities and Information, University of Maryland College Park, College of Information Studies (iSchool)

 

Panelists

Eun Kyoung Choe, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of Maryland College of Information (iSchool)
Magaly Rodriguez de Bittner, PharmD, BCPS, CDE, FAPhA, Executive Director Professor, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science
DeJuan Patterson, MPA
Senior Consultant, The BeMore Group and community partner in The PATIENTS Program 

12:00- 2:00 PM
Grand Ballroom
(Room 1206)

Lunch buffet
Exhibitors
Public health photo gallery and contest

12:30-2:00 PM
Grand Ballroom
(Room 1206)

Poster Session
 

2:00-2:15 PM
 

Break
 

2:15-3:15 PM
Atrium
(Room 1107)
 

Panel Discussion*

Action for Prevention of Violence, Human Trafficking and More  

 

Co-Moderators

Susan G. Esserman, JD, Founder and Director, SAFE Center for Human Trafficking Survivors, University of Maryland School of Public Health
Visiting Professor, University of Maryland School of Social Work,
Partner, Steptoe & Johnson, LLP
Kevin Roy, PhD, Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Family Science, University of Maryland School of Public Health

 

Panelists:

Min Xie, PhD, Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies,  Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, University of Maryland
Mona Mittal, PhD, MS-CI, LMFT, Assistant Professor, Department of Family Science
University of Maryland School of Public Health
Joseph Richardson, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of African-American Studies
College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, University of Maryland


*Concurrent with the last panel, participants can schedule individual or team networking meetings in the Grand Ballroom lounge.

3:15-3:30 PM
Atrium
(Room 1107)

Presentation of Poster and Photo Contest Awards & Closing Remarks

Nancy J. Ellish, DrPH, MSPH, Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine
Marian Moser Jones, PhD, MPH, Associate Professor and Graduate Director, Department of Family Science,  University of Maryland School of Public Health
Boris D. Lushniak, MD, MPH, RADM Ret, Dean, University of Maryland School of Public Health 
Jay S. Magaziner, PhD, MSHyg, Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine