Contact Information

If you have any questions, need additional information or would like to arrange an interview, please contact:

Christopher Garrett
Communications Director
Telephone: 410-767-3536​
Cell: 443-388-1385
Brittany Fowler
Deputy Director
Telephone: 410-767-1368​

​​​Amanda Boyer
Public Affairs Officer, coordinator
of Public Information Act-related requests
Telephone: 410-767-6491​​​​ ​​​​​​

News Room

Welcome to the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's online newsroom. On this site you will find information about the latest developments at the Department. Be sure to check this site often for updates, and follow us on social media for timely Health Department news.

Press Releases

* First Lady Yumi Hogan to host reception for behavioral health art show to fight stigma
* Marylanders discouraged from eating I.M. Healthy Soynut Butter products due to possible E. coli O157 contamination

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Welcome to HealthyMD

HealthyMD is the official blog of the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH). Here you will find information about the latest public health news in Maryland, health tips and information and other goings on at DHMH. Content will include everything from nutrition and fitness news and tips, to information about seasonal health issues and other public health topics.



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