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Dear Colleagues,

On Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, suddenly and unexpectedly, Dr. Ulder J. Tillman passed away.  She was an inspiring local health officer in Maryland, an exemplary graduate and associate faculty member of our School, and a friend. Dr. Tillman was 67.

For the last 13 years, she served as the health officer and chief of public health services for the Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services. I met her ...Read more

Dear Colleagues,

Morgan State University is organizing a conference on December 1 at the University Student Center. They are bringing together public health champions with game-changing new research and strategies to ...Read more

Dear Colleagues,

Our School has never been more committed to creating lasting change in Baltimore - but much work remains ...Read more

Dear Colleagues,

The Practice Office is sponsoring a seminar series, now in our second year, that we affectionately call “Pop Up Practice.” We bring current hot topics to the School ...Read more

Ruth Geller (MHS '16) is currently an ORISE Fellow at the FDA Office of Women's Health.

Did you know that men and women may respond differently to the same medical product? Physiological parameters that differ on average between the sexes, social and cultural factors that influence health, and interactions between these factors can result in safety profiles that differ between male and female patients. Thus, it is crucial that ...Read more