December 2016

News, Hot Topics, & Press Releases

December 23, 2016  |  UMB researchers part of international team lead by the World Health Organization.

December 21, 2016  |  UM School of Social Work volunteers help on a Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake construction project in West Baltimore.

December 20, 2016  |  Three faculty members at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy are recognized with statewide awards from the Maryland Society of Health-System Pharmacy.

December 16, 2016  |  Findings by University of Maryland School of Medicine Researchers Could Lead to Effective Human Vaccine for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome

December 14, 2016  |  Richard J. Manski, chair of UMSOD’s Department of Dental Public Health, serves as theme adviser for a national journal’s first comprehensive look at the oral health.

December 13, 2016  |  More than 200 students of the University of Maryland School of Nursing receive degrees in December commencement ceremony.

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December 13, 2016  |  Grant will provide funds for direct legal and social services to human trafficking survivors in Maryland

December 9, 2016  |  Researchers with the University of Maryland School of Medicine will study the effectiveness of school-based wellness policies on promoting a healthy lifestyle among young students.

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December 6, 2016  |  A team of interdisciplinary researchers from the University of Maryland School of Social Work is studying which online screening tools are effective in preventing suicide among middle-aged men.

December 6, 2016  |  CDC grants support UMB's Institute of Human Virology in five African nations.

December 5, 2016  |  The Greater Baltimore Committee selects the University of Maryland, Baltimore for Mayor’s Business Recognition Award.