December 2019

January 6, 2020  |  Established with a $750,000 gift from the Gyi family, the Felix A. Khin-Maung-Gyi Memorial Scholarship for Pharmapreneurship provides one full year of tuition for a student pharmacist.

January 3, 2020  |  Major scientific ddvances by Dr. Samuel Tisherman and the University of Maryland R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center are featured on new list published by Wired magazine.

January 2, 2020  |  The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) welcomed three ambassadors from the European Union for a lively discussion about innovation, economic development, and partnership.

December 31, 2019  |  The UMB ROAR Center provides multidisciplinary care to crime victims to help them recover from trauma.

December 30, 2019  |  New theory backed by three published studies may lead to less toxic, more effective drug than current therapy.

December 30, 2019  |  In mandatory Foundations of IPE course, students discover communication is the key to interprofessional learning.

December 28, 2019  |  The University of Maryland, Baltimore’s interdisciplinary team wins the National Academy of Medicine’s DC Public Health Case Challenge for the second year in a row.

December 26, 2019  |  West Baltimore residents gather to bid farewell to Dr. Perman in his transition from UMB president to USM Chancellor; enjoy holiday cheer at Community Engagement Center.

in the news

December 20, 2019  |  The UMB CURE Scholars celebrated a semester of accomplishments with their annual Winter Wonderland awards ceremony and brunch.

in the news

December 18, 2019  |  Nursing executive shares insights into what makes a good nurse as grads celebrate earning their Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees.

December 17, 2019  |  Celebration of Dr. Perman’s presidency at the University of Maryland, Baltimore brings mix of nostalgia and emotions.

December 16, 2019  |  UMB holds seed grant symposium to showcase faculty collaboration in interprofessional learning

in the news

December 16, 2019  |  UMB students, faculty, and staff come together to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of the SMC Campus Center.

December 12, 2019  |  University of Maryland Medicine Partners with Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance to Treat Adult Neurodevelopmental Disorders.

December 11, 2019  |  Research to explore using video clips and virtual reality for acute pain management.

press release

December 11, 2019  |  Frederick Health leader to provide keynote as fall students graduate at the Universities at Shady Grove

December 11, 2019  |  The UM Center to Advance Chronic Pain Research holds its fifth annual symposium, focusing on care for the seriously ill during an opioid crisis.

December 6, 2019  |  The University of Maryland School of Medicine marked three decades of outreach to West Baltimore during Project Feast on Thanksgiving Day.

press release

December 6, 2019  |  The University System of Maryland has announced that UMB Provost Bruce Jarrell, MD, FACS, has been named interim president of the University of Maryland, Baltimore.

December 6, 2019  |  In a letter to the UMB Community, President Jay A. Perman, MD explains the timeline of his departure and the names interim successor

December 5, 2019  |  Social activist and sought after speaker Monica Lewinsky brought a message of hope to victims of cyberbullying and online harassment as part of the 2019 UMBrella Speaker Series.