UMB In the News

New typhoid fever vaccine protects young children

Thursday, December 5, 2019, 3:41 am

Outlet Name: Reuters Online

...Consortium, a partnership between Oxford, the University of Maryland School of Medicine and the international nonprofit organization...

Experimental drug found to disrupt genes activated by worm parasite that causes lymphatic filariasis (elephantiasis)

Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 9:32 pm

Outlet Name: ScienceDaily

...RNA sequencing techniques, researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) Institute for Genome Sciences identified a...

UMB licenses technology to Y Combinator-backed biotech startup

Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 9:09 pm

Outlet Name: Technical.ly

...Ritu Lal, who earned a Ph.D. at the Baltimore-based University of Maryland School of Pharmacy before going on to work in the biotech industry....

‘A much larger business’ — Md. panel hears about the extent of vaping

Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 5:00 am

...13.3% of high school students used [electronic smoking devices] and about 8% used cigarettes,” said Kathleen Hoke, a professor at the University of...

Moving the needle in the federal space.

Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 5:00 am

Outlet Name: CyberWire

...and joining me is my co-host, Ben Yelin from the University of Maryland's Center for Health and Homeland Security.

UMB Press Releases

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November 15, 2019  |  Community Outreach and Support Team recognized for its commitment to the University and West Baltimore communities

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October 24, 2019  |  NFL great Ray Lewis and other UMB Foundation Board members join officials and West Baltimore neighbors to celebrate the ceremonial groundbreaking of an $8 million Community Engagement Center.

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September 23, 2019  |  University of Maryland, Baltimore Invites Community Members and City Leaders to Celebrate the Groundbreaking of $8 Million Community Engagement Center; Ravens' Hall of Famer Ray Lewis to Attend

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September 20, 2019  |  UM School of Dentistry Professor Richard Manski is among experts on a panel, "America’s Oral Health: An Emerging Crisis," presented by DentaQuest in collaboration with POLITICO Live.

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August 21, 2019  |  Donated vehicles increase access to programs, field trips.

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July 30, 2019  |  The University System of Maryland (USM) has named Claire Broido Johnson, MBA, as Managing Director of the Maryland Momentum Fund (MMF).

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July 19, 2019  |  Pumas-AI, a company founded by University of Maryland School of Pharmacy faculty members releases Pumas software platform to advance drug development, patient care.

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June 24, 2019  |  Two-year program launched by the UM School of Pharmacy prepares students to support patients, research, and policy in the medical cannabis industry.

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April 23, 2019  |  University of Maryland School of Social Work’s Financial Social Work Initiative and Consumer Credit Counseling Services of Maryland Partner on Ground-Breaking Research to Tackle Problem Gambling

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April 2, 2019  |  Health Equity Advocate Bush to offer keynote address at UMB Commencement.