Save the Date! for MdPHA’s Annual Conference, hosted by the University of Maryland, College Park School of Public Health.

Date: Friday, October 6, 2017
Time: 8:00AM – 4:00PM

Announcing Thomas Quade, APHA President, as a featured speaker!

Tom Quade is first and foremost a public health practitioner. He is currently the Health Commissioner for Marion County, Ohio. Prior to serving as the Health Commissioner for Marion, Tom served as the Deputy Health Commissioner for Summit County, Ohio. In addition to serving APHA as the current President, Tom has served a previous 4 year term on the Executive Board, including one as its Chair. He participated on an APHA delegation to Taiwan. He served for many years on the Governing Council as the representative from the Ohio Affiliate. He served on the Council on Affiliates both as the representative from Region V and as the Action Board Representative to the COA. Read more here…

Registration coming soon!


Opening Remarks

Boris D. Lushniak, MD, MPH, has been dean of the University of Maryland School of Public Health since January 2017.  He served as professor and chair of the Department of Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics and Professor of Dermatology, F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS) in Bethesda, Maryland before joining UMD.

“Global Health & Climate Change: Now or Never”

Dr. Carlos D. Williams is a US Navy Captain and Director of the Navy’s Office of Global Health Engagement.





Stay tuned for more!!


Call for abstracts coming soon.



  • Policy panel
  • Light breakfast and lunch provided
  • Election of board members
  • Networking!

Interested in joining the planning committee or sponsorship? Contact us here!