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Department of Epidemiology and Public Health

The Department of Epidemiology and Public Health (EPH) has grown over the past few decades into one of the largest basic science departments in the University of Maryland at Baltimore, School of Medicine. EPH makes significant contributions to the teaching mission at the School of Medicine and brings in annual research dollars that, on average, represents approximately 9% of all NIH funding at the School of Medicine.

Our research strengths are reflected in the substantial amount of direct research funding that we receive each year. Our specialty deals with the causes, distribution, prevention, and control of disease.

We have outstanding, multifaceted graduate programs, including the CEPH-accredited Master of Public Health (MPH), and MS degrees in epidemiologyclinical research, and biostatistics. We offer PhD degrees in epidemiologymolecular epidemiology and gerontology. Learn more about our other degree programs.


Click the link below to view our YouTube page with featured lectures and ceremonies.

Featured Lectures and Ceremonies


EPH is proud to be celebrating it's 190th anniversary this year. We are grateful to all who of our alumni who have been a part of our history and achievements. In honor of the 190th anniversary of the department, we have set a goal to raise $200,000 on our #roadto200 celebration. 

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#roadto200


Epidemiology & Public Health SOM Council Representatives

Epidemiology & Public Health APT Committee

View the town hall slides on the About Us page