Gifts to this fund support the School of Public Health’s efforts to address global health challenges and conduct scholarship, research and practice that improve health for all. This builds upon educational, research and service initiatives including the Global Health Scholars program, Public Health Without Borders student group, post-baccalaureate Global Public Health certificate program, and a trans-disciplinary research portfolio.
The Herschel S. Horowitz Center for Health Literacy is researching and testing ways to increase health literacy. Your financial support provides for general operating expenses and allows us to better inform, educate, research, and advocate about the importance of clearly communicating about health.
Jeffrey and Michelle Rivest - Deans Council Maryland Promise Scholarship
Gifts to this fund supports the Jeffrey and Michelle Rivest Dean's Council Maryland Promise Scholarship. This award, given annually, will support the Maryland Promise program for need-based scholarships to help incoming freshman and transfer students, with preference to those in the School of Public Health at the University of Maryland.