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  • Farewell to Dr. J Lee Jenkins

    The UMBC Department of Emergency Health Services (EHS) announces Dr. J. Lee Jenkins's departure from our faculty as of January 2021. Dr. Jenkins' last day as UMBC faculty was December 31, 2020,...
    Posted: January 5, 2021 1:29 PM
  • Summer Classes

    Summer EHS classes offered session 1 and 2
    Graduate on time and consider registering for classes over the Summer! Register EHS Summer session classes for Session one and/or two. Registration begins March 2. 
    Posted: February 27, 2020 2:25 PM
  • Bruce Walz Retirement Celebration

    Bruce Walz, PhD, Professor in the Department of Emergency Health Services, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, will be retiring from UMBC after 32 years of service to the university....
    Posted: November 18, 2019 10:52 AM
  • Public Policy vs. Public Administration

    Superman vs. Batman for EMS
    Graduate Seminar: 12/6/2017 SPEAKER: Professor Diane Flint TOPIC: Public Policy vs. Public Administration To cap off this semester's informative and intriguing EHS seminar presentations and...
    Posted: December 5, 2017 12:17 PM
  • Art of Writing "Emergency Management" Style

    Professional Writie Skills
    EHS Graduate Seminar 11/28/2017 SPEAKER: Instructor Jenn Ryan TOPIC: Art of Writing in "Emergency Management" Style Have you ever wondered about how and why the writing style in some areas of...
    Posted: November 29, 2017 11:08 AM
  • EHS Graduate Seminar 11/8/2017

    Natural Disasters From A Geophysical And Human Geographical
    SPEAKER: Jeff Halverson, PhD, UMBC Department of Geography and Associate Dean of the Graduate School TOPIC: Natural Disasters From A Geophysical And Human Geographical Perspective Dr...
    Posted: November 2, 2017 12:10 PM
  • EHS Graduate Seminar 11/15/2017

    Needed legal/safety protection for refugee women & children
    SPEAKER: Noor Abdel Rahman, Kara Buckmaster, Taylor Lutich TOPIC: Women and children protection after disasters and mass migrations. Wednesday, November 15, 2017 Sherman Hall, Room 305, A Wing...
    Posted: November 1, 2017 12:07 PM
  • EHS Graduate Seminar 11/1/2017

    Analytics in Emergency Response & Response Decisions
    SPEAKER: John Warchal, MS, BS, NRP, Maryland State Police TOPIC: The importance of using analytical methods in emergency preparedness and response decisions.   John Warchal is an alumnus of...
    Posted: November 1, 2017 11:27 AM
  • EHS Graduate Seminar 10/11/17

    Disaster Recovery Doctrine; Origins, Strengths, Limitations
    Disaster recovery doctrine; where it came from, why it’s good, and...what its limitations are. Speaker: Jennifer Grey LINK:...
    Posted: October 10, 2017 9:54 AM
  • EHS Winter 2018 Courses

    WINTER IS COMING! Are you prepared?
    Looking for online courses for the Winter Session? Check out the offerings from Emergency Health Services. EHS 115: Medical Terminology - Excellent course for anyone working or studying in the...
    Posted: September 27, 2017 4:04 PM