UMB In the News

Episode 6: Part I of Diane Forbes Berthoud, UMB Chief of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

Friday, September 24, 2021, 5:00 am

Outlet Name: The UMB Pulse

In the first of a two-part conversation with Diane Forbes Berthoud, PhD, MA, (2:07) we're introduced to her journey from being a young Jamaican girl...

Pandemic stressing Americans’ mental health, data suggests

Friday, September 24, 2021, 5:00 am

Outlet Name: Capital News Service

“We know that suicide risk has increased, even if suicide death has not shown increases on the general population,” Dr. Jodi Frey, professor at the...

UMB Welcomes Chief Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Officer

Friday, September 24, 2021, 5:00 am

Outlet Name: UMB News

Diane Forbes Berthoud, PhD, MA, has assumed her role as the University of Maryland, Baltimore’s (UMB) first Chief Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion...

Maryland Experiencing Nursing Shortage, Health Officials Say

Thursday, September 23, 2021, 11:37 pm

Outlet Name: WOLB 1010AM Baltimore

...what they receive as an employee in one of our hospitals," said Dr. Jane Kirschling, Dean of University of Maryland School of Nursing. Doctors...

Here is who will vote on which booster-shot policies the C.D.C. should adopt.

Thursday, September 23, 2021, 10:34 pm

Outlet Name: New York Times Online, The

...Wilbur H. Chen is a professor of medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and director of the university's travel medicine...

UMB Press Releases

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September 24, 2021  |  Cabinet-level position to catalyze institutional change

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July 1, 2021  |  As part of a longtime commitment to improving the human condition, the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) announced the launch of the UMB Student Social Venture Fund.

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May 21, 2021  |  Inaugural cohort of graduates will be celebrated in virtual ceremony May 21 at 6 p.m.

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April 21, 2021  |  Partnership between University of Maryland, Baltimore; Indian Health Service; and Native American LifeLines of Baltimore provides access to population disproportionately impacted by the coronavirus.

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April 2, 2021  |  University of Maryland, Baltimore President Bruce E. Jarrell, MD, FACS, appoints Diane Forbes Berthoud, PhD, to steward UMB’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

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February 18, 2021  |  The University of Maryland Graduate School Partnering with International Educational Institutions to Launch Innovative Vulnerability & Violence Reduction Degree in Fall 2021

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February 9, 2021  |  University of Maryland School of Medicine Uniquely Positioned to Link Basic Science Research to Clinical Trials.

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February 1, 2021  |  Research in Baltimore & College Park Tackles Critical Issues in the State and Globally

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October 30, 2020  |  SAMHSA Provides Funding for Establishing a Center of Excellence to Improve Behavioral Health Equity

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October 28, 2020  |  Children’s Bureau provides funding for establishing a National Quality Improvement Center to improve well-being of families with children in foster care