Faculty: Research Continuity

Frequently Asked Questions

Spring 2022 UMB COVID-19 FAQs

Updated May 31, 2022

On March 2, 2022, UMB President Bruce E. Jarrell, MD, FACS, announced changes to the University’s mask policy. The updated policy can be accessed at this link. We have developed the following answers to questions you might have regarding how the policy impacts you. We also encourage you to read the full policy. Read more.

How many people are allowed to be in research areas?

Updated June 21, 2021

Laboratory research is at 100 percent capacity and clinical research no longer has density requirements. Read more.

Announcements and Letters

New Guidance on Research Activities Effective June 21, 2021

Updated July 01, 2021

We are pleased to announce the following updates regarding research operations effective Monday, June 21, 2021: Read more.

Policies & Guidance

Personal Protective Equipment

Posted May 06, 2021

Employees may be required to wear other personal protective equipment (PPE) such as gloves, gowns, or respiratory protection due to the nature of their work. Read more.

Additional Resources

COVID-19 Survey Resources

Posted October 20, 2020

Links to UMB surveys created during COVID-19 as well as resources for creating surveys. Read more.