July 2015

UMB In the News

July 5, 2016
Why Surrogate Consent for Death but Not Donation?

Henry J. Silverman of the School of Medicine wrote the letter to the editor, "Why Surrogate Consent for Death but Not Donation?" in the Wall Street Journal. July 1

August 3, 2015
Researchers make progress in treatments for MERS, SARS

Matthew Frieman of the School of Medicine was featured in the story "Researchers make progress in treatments for MERS, SARS" in the Baltimore Sun. Baltimore Sun - July 31

July 31, 2015
Research finally increasing on rare asbestos-related lung cancer

Charles Edwards of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Research finally increasing on rare asbestos-related lung cancer" on miamiherald.com - July 30

July 31, 2015
United Way of Central MD gives $873K in grants

The University of Maryland, Baltimore and the School of Social Work were mentioned in the Daily Record article, "United Way of Central MD gives $873K in grants." Daily Record - July 30

July 31, 2015
Taking St. John's Wort for Depression Carries Risks

John Reed of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Taking St. John's Wort for Depression Carries Risks" on everydayhealth.com  health24.com - July  30

July 31, 2015
Video rekindles debate about police treatment of Blacks

Vernon Herron of the University of Maryland Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was quoted in the article "Video rekindles debate about police treatment of Blacks" on philasun.com - July 30

July 31, 2015
UMMC President Rivest to retire

The School of Medicine and the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center were mentioned in the Daily Record story, "UMMC President Rivest to retire," and the center was mentioned in a similar article in modernhealthcare.com modernhealthcare.com Daily Record - July 30

July 31, 2015
CDC's top modeler makes estimates and courts controversy

Peter Doshi of the School of Pharmacy was quoted in the Associated Press story "CDC's top modeler makes estimates and courts controversy," here in the Arizona Daily Star and other outlets. Arizona Daily Star  WJCL News - July 29

July 31, 2015
Robot Maggots Feed On Brain Tumors

J. Marc Simard of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Robot Maggots Feed On Brain Tumors" on WUSA9.com - July 30

July 31, 2015
Friedmann Elected President of the International Society for Anthrozoology

Erika Friedmann of the School of Nursing was quoted in the article, "Friedmann Elected President of the International Society for Anthrozoology," on SON News. SON News - July 30 

July 31, 2015
Maryland's regulation SWAT team

Rena Steinzor of the School of Law authored the op-ed "Maryland's regulation SWAT team" in the Baltimore Sun. Baltimore Sun - July 30

July 31, 2015
CSIS Press Briefing Eliminating Malaria in Myanmar

Christopher Plowe of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "CSIS Press Briefing Eliminating Malaria in Myanmar" on csis.org - July 31

July 31, 2015
APhA Foundation Announces 2015 Pinnacle Award Honorees

Magaly Rodriguez de Bittner of the School of Pharmacy was featured in the story "APhA Foundation Announces 2015 Pinnacle Award Honorees" in Pharmacy Times. Pharmacy Times - July 30

July 31, 2015
Health Watch

Minesh Mehta of the School of Medicine was featured in the segment "Health Watch" on WBFF-TV. WBFF-TV - July 28

July 30, 2015
Connecting communities and schools in Baltimore

The School of Social Work was mentioned in the op-ed, "Connecting communities and schools in Baltimore," in the Baltimore Sun Baltimore Sun -July 29

July 30, 2015
Editorial Advisory Board: Eliminate the religious exemption for vaccinations

Alan Cross of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Daily Record commentary, "Editorial Advisory Board: Eliminate the religious exemption for vaccinations," which was excerpted on Maryland Reporter and CenterMaryland. Daily Record - July 29 Maryland Reporter  centermaryland.org - July 30

July 30, 2015
Baltimore law schools partner to open startup accelerator for lawyers

Donald Tobin of the School of Law was quoted in the Baltimore Business Journal article, "Baltimore law schools partner to open startup accelerator for lawyers." Baltimore Business Journal - July 28

July 30, 2015
How UC Improves the Classroom Experience

The School of Dentistry was featured in the story "How UC Improves the Classroom Experience" in EdTech Magazine. EdTech Magazine - July 17 

July 30, 2015
GI physician leader to know: Dr. Phillip Toskes of University of Florida

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the Becker's GI & Endocscopy story "GI physician leader to know: Dr. Phillip Toskes of University of Florida." Becker's GI & Endoscopy - July 29

July 30, 2015
U S Senate Budget Committee : Chairman Enzi Announces Senate Budget Committee Staff

The School of Law was mentioned in the 4-traders story "U S Senate Budget Committee : Chairman Enzi Announces Senate Budget Committee Staff." 4-traders - July 29

July 30, 2015
SINI Explores Nursing Informatics' Future

Judy Ozbolt and Mary Etta Mills of the School of Nursing and Eliot Siegel of the School of Medicine were quoted in the article, "SINI Looks to Future in Nursing Informatics," on UMB News. UMB News - July 30

July 30, 2015
American Society of Hematology Selects 28 Medical Students and Residents for HONORS Award

Curt Civin and Jennifer Bai of the School of Medicine were mentioned in the Hematology.org story "American Society of Hematology Selects 28 Medical Students and Residents for HONORS Award." Hematology.org - July 29

July 30, 2015
UM Medical Center head to retire

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the Baltimore Sun story "UM Medical Center head to retire." Baltimore Sun - July 29

July 30, 2015
St. John's wort can cause serious side effects

John Reed of the School of Medicine was quoted in the CBS News article "St. John's wort can cause serious side effects." CBS News  medicinenet.com  healthfinder.gov  healthday.com  news.health.com  Western Schools - July 29

July 30, 2015
First-ever possible treatments for MERS

E. Albert Reece and Matthew Frieman of the School of Medicine were quoted in the article "First-ever possible treatments for MERS" on healthcare-in-europe.com - July 30

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July 29, 2015
Wake Up Call: Litigation Funding Looks at Bankruptcy Court

The School of Law was mentioned in the Bloomberg article "Wake Up Call: Litigation Funding Looks at Bankruptcy Court." Bloomberg - July 28

July 29, 2015
Melanoma often looks different in children

Zaineb Makhzoumi of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the Albuquerque Journal article "Melanoma often looks different in children" on abqjournal.com - July 28

July 29, 2015
Romark Laboratories, L.C. And Lupin Pharmceuticals, Inc. Respond To Recent Ctryptosporidium (Crypto) Outbreak

Steven Czinn of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Romark Laboratories, L.C. And Lupin Pharmceuticals, Inc. Respond To Recent Ctryptosporidium (Crypto) Outbreak in Dallas" on biospace.com - July 28

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July 29, 2015
Tailored mobile health technologies may help patients take their medications appropriately

The School of Medicine was metioned in the article "Tailored mobile health technologies may help patients take their medications appropriately" on eurekalert.org - July 28

July 29, 2015
Positivity amid tragedy

Zaineb Makhzoumi of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Positivity amid tragedy" on gosanangelo.com - July 28

July 29, 2015
In Criminal Justice Reform, O’Malley Has a Credibility Problem

The School of Law was mentioned in the article "In Criminal Justice Reform, O’Malley Has a Credibility Problem" on baltimorefishbowl.com - July 29

July 29, 2015
Patients' own genetically altered immune cells show promise in fighting blood cancer

Aaron Rapoport of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Patients' own genetically altered immune cells show promise in fighting blood cancer" on medicalexpress.com - July 29

July 29, 2015
Eyedrops a flawed substitute for surgery

Alan Robin of the School of Medicine authored the letter to the editor "Eyedrops a flawed substitute for surgery" that appeared in the print edition of the Baltimore Sun - July 29

July 29, 2015
Webinar to address livestock production legal issues

The Agricultural Education Law Institute, part of the School of Law, was mentioned in the Baltimore Sun article "Webinar to address livestock production legal issues." Baltimore Sun - July 28

July 29, 2015
Encouraging innovation in Md.

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the commentary, "Encouraging innovation in Md." in the Baltimore Sun. Baltimore Sun - July 28

July 29, 2015
Joint Incubator Program Started Between Both Baltimore Law Schools

Donald Tobin of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Joint Incubator Program Started Between Both Baltimore Law Schools " on jdjournal.com - July 29  Baltimore Business Journal - July 30

July 29, 2015
100 years of law at the movies

Taunya Banks of the School of Law was mentioned in the article "100 years of law at the movies" on abajournal.com - July 29

July 29, 2015
On Time: July 26, 2015

Henriette Taylor of the School of Social Work was interviewed on the WJZ-TV program, "On Time: July 26, 2015." cbslocal.com - July 26

July 29, 2015
What's your take on what's at stake: Donald Trump the favorite of nearly one in five GOP voters

The School of Law was mentioned in the article "What's your take on what's at stake: Donald Trump the favorite of nearly one in five GOP voters" on captialbay.com - July 28

July 29, 2015
1 in 4 Patients with Defibrillators Experiences Boost in Heart Function

Timm Dickfeld of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "1 in 4 Patients with Defibrillators Experiences Boost in Heart Function" on mdtmag.com  pressreleasepoint.com - July 28

July 29, 2015
The Secret Agents Who Stake Out the Ugliest Corners of the Internet

Danielle Citron of the School of Law was quoted in the Yahoo.UK article "The Secret Agents Who Stake Out the Ugliest Corners of the Internet" - July 22

July 29, 2015
Mulberry at Park apartments construction begins

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the Daily Record article, "Mulberry at Park apartments construction begins." Daily Record - July 28

July 29, 2015
UMB's Race Discussion Reveals Gains, Shortcomings

Jay A. Perman, Elsie Stines, and Roger J. Ward of the University of Maryland, Baltimore and Vanessa Fahie of the School of Nursing, Colette Beaulieu of the Health Sciences and Human Services Library, and Carla Jones of the School of Dentistry were quoted in the UMB News article, "UMB's Race Discussion Reveals Gains, Shortcomings."  UMB News - July 28

July 28, 2015
2015 Oncology Meetings

The Institute of Human Virology was mentioned in the article "2015 Oncology Meetings" on ascopost.com - July 25

July 28, 2015
Why Eric Swalwell Endorsed Martin O’Malley

The School of Law was mentioned in the Roll Call article "Why Eric Swalwell Endorsed Martin O’Malley." Roll Call - July 27

July 28, 2015
Little research of rare lung cancer after years of deaths

Joseph Friedberg of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Little research of rare lung cancer after years of deaths" on checkorphan.org - July 27

July 28, 2015
This man wants to use corrective brain implants instead of the death penalty

Amanda Pustilnik of the School of Law was quoted in the article "This man wants to use corrective brain implants instead of the death penalty" on businessinsider.my  businessinsider.com - July 28

July 28, 2015
Cosby Victims Face Challenges Getting Legal Justice

Leigh Goodmark of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Cosby Victims Face Challenges Getting Legal Justice" on utv44.com - July 27

July 28, 2015
Schools Collaborate on Baltimore Legal Practice Incubator

Donald Tobin of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Schools Collaborate on Baltimore Legal Practice Incubator" on UMB News and on  nationallawjournal.com baltimore.citybizlist.com - July 28 UMB News - July 28

July 28, 2015
Webinar to address livestock production legal issues

The Agricultural Education Law Initiative, a part of the School of Law, was mentioned in Carroll County Times article "Webinar to address livestock production legal issues." Carroll County Times - July 28

July 28, 2015
Gay Rights May Come at the Cost of Religious Freedom

Mark Graber of the School of Law was quoted in The Atlantic article "Gay Rights May Come at the Cost of Religious Freedom." The Atlantic nationaljournal.com - July 27

July 28, 2015
Students combine science and fun during summer camp at UMB

Marchelle Payne-Gassaway of the School of Nursing was quoted and the Office of Community Engagement and URecFit at the University of Maryland, Baltimore were featured in the UMB News article, "Students combine science and fun during summer camp at UMB," which also mentioned the schools of dentistry, pharmacy, social work, medicine and law and Maryland Carey alum Kirk CrawleyUMB News - July 28

July 28, 2015
University of Maryland School of Medicine to Collaborate in New Center for Sports Medicine, Health and Human Performance

E. Albert Reece, Andrew N. Pollak, and David L. Stewart of the School of Medicine were quoted in the article, "University of Maryland School of Medicine to Collaborate in New Center for Sports Medicine, Health and Human Performance," which mentioned the School's Alan Faden and Mark W. Rogers and President Jay A. Perman of the University of Maryland, Baltimore. SOM News - July 28

July 28, 2015
Romark Laboratories and Lupin Pharmaceuticals Respond to Recent Cryptosporidium (Crypto) Outbreak in Dallas

Steven Czinn of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Market Wired story "Romark Laboratories and Lupin Pharmaceuticals Respond to Recent Cryptosporidium (Crypto) Outbreak in Dallas." Market Wired  Bloomberg  Reuters  ca.sys-con.com  finanznachrichten.de - July 27  Digital Journal - August 3

July 28, 2015
One in 4 patients with defibrillators experiences boost in heart function over time

Timm Dickfeld of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the EurekAlert! story "One in 4 patients with defibrillators experiences boost in heart function over time." EurekAlert! hopkinsmedicine.org  - July 27

July 28, 2015
Harvoni shows promise for HCV genotype 4

Shyam Kottilil of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Healio story "Harvoni shows promise for HCV genotype 4." Healio - July 27

July 28, 2015
MERS Isn’t an Epidemic. That Makes It Harder to Find a Cure

Matthew Frieman of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Wired story "MERS Isn’t an Epidemic. That Makes It Harder to Find a Cure." Wired - July 27

July 28, 2015
Uber and the lawlessness of 'sharing economy' corporates

Frank Pasquale of the School of Law was co-author of the article, "Uber and the lawlessness of 'sharing economy' corporates,"  in The Guardian  The Guardian  - July 28  PSFK.com - July 29

July 27, 2015
Maryland Carey Law Students Offer Solutions in West Baltimore

Barbara Bezdek of the School of Law was quoted in the SOL News story "Maryland Carey Law Students Offer Solutions in West Baltimore," which mentioned the School of Social Work. SOL News - July 24

July 27, 2015
CHHS's Strickland to Head MEMA

Russell J. Strickland of the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was featured and Michael Greenberger was quoted in the UMB News story "CHHS's Strickland to Head MEMA."  UMB News - July 24

July 27, 2015
Media exec creates foundation to honor daughter who died of skin cancer at 17

Zaineb Makhzoumi of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Media exec creates foundation to honor daughter who died of skin cancer at 17" on thonline.com - July 27

July 27, 2015
Representing Freddie Gray’s family: A venerable lawyer in cases involving race, police and death

The School of Law was mentioned in the Washington Post article "Representing Freddie Gray’s family: A venerable lawyer in cases involving race, police and death." Washington Post - July 25

July 27, 2015
Canadian teen sentenced after "swatting,” "doxxing” across North America

Danielle Citron of the School of Law was quoted in the Star Tribune story "Canadian teen sentenced after "swatting,” "doxxing” across North America." Star Tribune - July 25

July 27, 2015
Drug Might Fight Ebola-like Marburg Virus: MedlinePlus

Alan Schmaljohn of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Drug Might Fight Ebola-like Marburg Virus: MedlinePlus" on elbiruniblogspotcom.blogspot.pt - July 25

July 27, 2015
O'Malley sees criminal justice reform as defining issue

The School of Law was mentioned in the Des Moines Register story "O'Malley sees criminal justice reform as defining issue." Des Moines Register - July 26

July 27, 2015
Placebo Can Ease Pain Even If Subject Knows It’s Bogus

Luana Colloca of the School of Medicine was mentioned on Eureka Alert and in the PsychCentral story "Placebo Can Ease Pain Even If Subject Knows It’s Bogus." Eureka Alert - July 24 PsychCentral - July 27  Science Codex - July 26  New Zealand Herald - July 28

July 27, 2015
Futurist Suggests Replacing Death Penalty With Brain Implants That Control Prisoners’ Mind, Behaviour

Amanda Pustilnik of the School of Law was quoted in the International Business Times story "Futurist Suggests Replacing Death Penalty With Brain Implants That Control Prisoners’ Mind, Behaviour." International Business Times - July 27

July 27, 2015
Whitney A.N. Burton, MHP, MSW, CPH

Whitney Burton of the School of Medicine was featured in the Daily Record item "2015 VIP List: Whitney A.N. Burton, MHP, MSW, CPH." Daily Record - July 24

July 27, 2015
The dollars and sense of concierge medicine

Richard Colgan of the School of Medicine was quoted in the WMAR-TV story "The dollars and sense of concierge medicine." WMAR-TV - July 24

July 27, 2015
Little research of rare lung cancer after years of deaths

Joseph Friedberg of the School of Medicine was quoted in the story "Little research of rare lung cancer after years of deaths" in the Baltimore Sun. Baltimore Sun - July 26

July 27, 2015
Love on the Dotted Line

Martha Ertman of the School of Law was featured in the Washingtonian article "Love on the Dotted Line"  no link available) August - 2015

July 27, 2015
Baltimore resident feeling 'fabulous' about diabetes program

The School of Pharmacy was mentioned in the Baltimore Times article "Baltimore resident feeling 'fabulous' about diabetes program." Baltimore Times - July 24

July 27, 2015
Could We Give Criminals Corrective Brain Implants?

Amanda Pustilnik of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Could We Give Criminals Corrective Brain Implants?" on popsci.com - July 24

July 27, 2015
Column: Our generation needs Martin O'Malley in the White House

The School of Law was mentioned in the Des Moines Register article "Column: Our generation needs Martin O'Malley in the White House." Des Moines Register - July 24

July 27, 2015
Legal activist Mike Millemann has spent his career striving to provide 'access to justice'

Michael Millemann of the School of Law was quoted in the Baltimore Sun story, "Legal activist Mike Millemann has spent his career striving to provide 'access to justice'," which was excerpted on MarylandReporter.com.  Baltimore Sun - July 24 MarylandReporter.com - July 27

July 27, 2015
Interprofessional Student Teams Participated in a Summer Internship with the DHHS

Rebecca Wiseman and students Kristi Bragdon and Emily Zweig of the School of Nursing, Joan Pittman and students Alexander Hammer and Robin Stimson of the School of Social Work; Heather Congdon and students Neha Kumar and John Arthur of the School of Pharmacy were mentioned in the article, "Interprofessional Student Teams Participated in a Summer Internship with the DHHS," on USG News. USG News  - July 22

July 27, 2015
Report Details New Recommendations After Live Anthrax Were Sent To Md. Lab

Michael Greenberger of the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was interviewed by WJZ-TV 13 for the story "Report Details New Recommendations After Live Anthrax Were Sent To Md. Lab." WJZ - July 24.

July 24, 2015
Der größte Fehler, den du beim Investieren in Biotech-Aktien machen kannst

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Der größte Fehler, den du beim Investieren in Biotech-Aktien machen kannst" on Finanzen 100. Finanzen 100 - July 23

July 24, 2015
When Trump Doxes Graham We Care But Where's Our Empathy For Cyber Harassment Victims?

Danielle Citron of the School of Law wrote the article "When Trump Doxes Graham We Care But Where's Our Empathy For Cyber Harassment Victims?" on Forbes.com. Forbes.com  July 23

July 24, 2015
Cummings Visits YouthWorks Biomedical Program

UMB President Jay A. Perman was quoted and Laura Buchanan of the School of Medicine was mentioned along the School of Pharmacy, the School of Dentistry, School of Law, and the University of Maryland R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in the article "Cummings Visits YouthWorks Biomedical Program" on umaryland.edu - July 23

July 24, 2015
What is your fitness age?

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "What is your fitness age?" on sanbenitocountytoday.com - July 23

July 24, 2015
Webinar to focus on animal ag solid waste and clean air issues

The Agricultural Law Education Initiative at the School of Law was mentioned in the article "Webinar to focus on animal ag solid waste and clean air issues" on nationalhogfarmer.com - July 8

July 24, 2015
The American Society of Hematology Recognizes Curt Civin, MD, and Craig Kitchens, MD, for Outstanding Mentorship

Curt Civin of the School of Medicine was featured in the article "The American Society of Hematology Recognizes Curt Civin, MD, and Craig Kitchens, MD, for Outstanding Mentorship" on Noodls.com. Noodls.com - July 23

July 24, 2015
Sister says she was 'infuriated' after watching Sandra Bland arrest video

Vernon Herron of the University of Maryland Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was quoted in the article "Sister says she was 'infuriated' after watching Sandra Bland arrest video" on sun-sentinel.com and in similar articles on indianagazette.com  1310news.com  fortwayne.com  sacobserver.com  kmov.com - July 23

July 24, 2015
Drug Might Fight Ebola-like Marburg Virus

Alan Schmaljohn of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Drug Might Fight Ebola-like Marburg Virus" on US News & World Report  HealthDay   staywellsolutionsonline.com healthfinder.gov - July 23

July 24, 2015
Trump changes his tune and threatens to bail from the GOP for a third-party run 'if they’re not fair' - as he visits the Mexican border today

The School of Law was mentioned in the article "Trump changes his tune and threatens to bail from the GOP for a third-party run 'if they’re not fair' - as he visits the Mexican border today " on georgianewsday.com - July 23

July 24, 2015
Department of Justice Reviews Baltimore Police Department in National Probe

Vernon Herron of the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was featured on the WBFF 45 story "Department of Justice Reviews Baltimore Police Department in National Probe." WBFF - July 22.

July 23, 2015
Nature Medicine: 免疫疗法带来治愈血癌新希望

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Nature Medicine: 免疫疗法带来治愈血癌新希望" on bloon.com and sunyet.com. Bloon.com Sunyet.com - July 22

July 23, 2015
David Michaels Rena Steinzor and the Battle Over OSHA Enforcement

Rena Steinzor of the School of Law was quoted in the article "David Michaels Rena Steinzor and the Battle Over OSHA Enforcement " on corporatecrimereporter.com - July 22

July 23, 2015
Reddit and Weep

James Grimmelmann of the School of Law was mentioned in the article "Reddit and Weep" on insidehighered.com - July 22

July 23, 2015
Donald Trump says he revealed Lindsey Graham's private cell phone number 'for fun' as former John McCain Senate ally says he's 'a freak show'

The School of Law was mentioned in the article "Donald Trump says he revealed Lindsey Graham's private cell phone number 'for fun' as former John McCain Senate ally says he's 'a freak show'" on capitalbay.com - July 22

July 23, 2015
The Secret Agents Who Stake Out the Ugliest Corners of the Internet

Danielle Citron of the School of Law was quoted in The Atlantic article "The Secret Agents Who Stake Out the Ugliest Corners of the Internet." The Atlantic  defenseone.com - July 22

July 23, 2015
Aspirin May Ward Off Breast Cancer

Amy Fulton of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Aspirin May Ward Off Breast Cancer" on surgicalproductsmag.com - July 22

July 23, 2015
Boosting estrogen, only in the brain

Istvan Merchenthaler of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Boosting estrogen, only in the brain" in Science and Science News. Science News  Science - July 22

July 23, 2015
What does the newly released Sandra Bland video show?

Vernon Herron of the University of Maryland Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was quoted in the article "What does the newly released Sandra Bland video show?" in the Christian Science Monitor and in similar articles on AOL.com  washingtontimes.com  bostonglobe.com  staradvertiser.com  lex18.com  gulfnews.com  stltoday.com  cbc.ca  sltrib.com  chron.com and other articles - July 22

July 23, 2015
Police officer let emotions control him during Sandra Bland incident – legal activist

Vernon Herron of the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was interviewed by RT America for the segment "Police officer let emotions control him during Sandra Bland incident – legal activist." RT America - July 22.

July 23, 2015
UC Davis Researchers Identify the Source of the Debilitating Memory Loss in People with Psychosis

James Gold of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "UC Davis Researchers Identify the Source of the Debilitating Memory Loss in People with Psychosis" on the Houston Chronicle  sfgate.com  biospace.com  fox42kptm.com eurekalert.org healthnewsdigest.com - July 22

July 22, 2015
Scientists have developed a new drug which could treat depression in under 24 hours with minimal side effects

Scott Thompson of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Scientists have developed a new drug which could treat depression in under 24 hours with minimal side effects" on metro.co.uk. metro.co.uk - July 21

July 22, 2015
Cost of Hepatitis C Drugs Anger Patients; CBCD Reviews a Report

Paul Thuluvath of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Cost of Hepatitis C Drugs Anger Patients; CBCD Reviews a Report" on afdb.einnews.com - July 20

July 22, 2015
Rick Barth - July 6, 2015

Richard P. Barth of the School of Social Work delivered the commentary,  "Rick Barth - July 6, 2015," on WYPR-FM. WYPR.org - July 6

July 22, 2015
Five years on, Dodd-Frank still controversial

Michael Greenberger of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Five years on, Dodd-Frank still controversial" on nashvillepublicradio.org - July 21

July 22, 2015
UMSON professor voted president-elect of Gerontological Society of America

Barbara Resnick and Jane M. Kirschling of the School of Nursing were quoted in the Nurse.com article, "UMSON professor voted president-elect of Gerontological Society of America."  Nurse.com - July 21

July 22, 2015
PAGIN-PSGIMSR workshop begins today

Joga Gobburu of the School of Pharmacy was mentioned in the article "PAGIN-PSGIMSR workshop begins today" on the hindu.com - July 22

July 22, 2015
Immunotherapy Shows Promise in Fighting Blood Cancer

Aaron Rapoport of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Immunotherapy Shows Promise in Fighting Blood Cancer" on biosciencetechnology.com  genengnews.com  sciencebusiness.technewslit.com  brightsurf.com - July 21

July 22, 2015
Trump has supporters cheering despite hits from media, rivals and his own Republican Party over John McCain 'war hero' snub

The School of Law was mentioned in the article "Trump has supporters cheering despite hits from media, rivals and his own Republican Party over John McCain 'war hero' snub " on georgianewsday.com capitalbay.com hattiesburgamerican.com  - July 21

July 22, 2015
Why the Hack of Cheating Websites Is A Crime

Danielle Citron of the School of Law co-authored the article "Why the Hack of Cheating Websites Is A Crime" on forbes.com - July 21

July 22, 2015
Testicular cancer may elevate risk for intermediate- or high-risk prostate cancer

Mohummad Minhaj Siddiqui of the School of Medicine was quoted in the story "Testicular cancer may elevate risk for intermediate- or high-risk prostate cancer" in Lifestyles After 50. Lifestyles After 50 - July 21

July 22, 2015
Today In Tabs: Copyright Law Was Not Created To Protect People From Fatwas

Danielle Citron of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Today In Tabs: Copyright Law Was Not Created To Protect People From Fatwas" on fastcompany.com - June 15

July 22, 2015
Aspirin’s Myriad Effects on Breast Cancer

Amy Fulton of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Aspirin’s Myriad Effects on Breast Cancer" on dddmag.com - July 22

July 22, 2015
Immune response to bird flu vaccine is boosted by adjuvants

James Campbell, Karen Kotloff and Andrea Berry of the School of Medicine were mentioned in the Press Release Point story "Immune response to bird flu vaccine is boosted by adjuvants." Press Release Point - July 21 

July 22, 2015
Иммунологическая терапия и множественная миелома: получены первые положительные результаты

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Иммунологическая терапия и множественная миелома: получены первые положительные результаты" on umj.com.ua. umj.com.ua Julu 22

July 22, 2015
UMSON simulation lab earns accreditation

Amy Daniels of the School of Nursing was quoted in the article, "UMSON simulation lab earns accreditation," in Nurse.com. Nurse.com - July 22

July 22, 2015
Mightier than the sword: Ida B. Wells' battle against injustice inspires writers today

The School of Law was mentioned in the article "Mightier than the sword: Ida B. Wells' battle against injustice inspires writers today" in the Minnpost. Minnpost.com - July 22

July 22, 2015
Dashcam video shows confrontational Texas traffic stop

Vernon Herron of the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was quoted in the article "Dashcam video shows confrontational Texas traffic stop" on US News and World Report  New York Times  ABC News wsbtv.com sfgate.com orlandosentinel.com telegram.com  myfoxmemphis.com  Gnomes News Service     and numerous other outlets  - July 21

July 22, 2015
New TCR therapy demonstrates encouraging clinical responses in patients with multiple myeloma

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "New TCR therapy demonstrates encouraging clinical responses in patients with multiple myeloma" on News-Medical.net. News-Medical.net - Julu 22

July 21, 2015
Montgomery College wins $4 million grant for Nursing Program

The School of Nursing was mentioned in the District Chronicles article "Montgomery College wins $4 million grant for Nursing Program." District Chronicles - July 20

July 21, 2015
New USM Chancellor Back On Familiar Ground

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the WBAL-AM story, "New USM Chancellor Back On Familiar Ground."  WBAL.com - July 20

July 21, 2015
Eric Swalwell and Chris Michel, an ideologically odd couple

The School of Law was mentioned in the San Jose Mercury News article "Eric Swalwell and Chris Michel, an ideologically odd couple." San Jose Mercury News - July 18

July 21, 2015
Adaptimmune Therapeutics (ADAP) Announces Publication of T-Cell Receptor Phase 1/2 Data

Aaron Rapoport of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Adaptimmune Therapeutics (ADAP) Announces Publication of T-Cell Receptor Phase 1/2 Data" on Reuters streetinsider.com firstworldpharma.com  nasdaq.com  boston.com investorpoint.com and in numerous other outlets - July 20

July 21, 2015
Hepatitis C drug can cure, if patients can get it

Paul Thuluvath of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Sun Sentinal article "Hepatitis C drug can cure, if patients can get it." Sun Sentinal - July 18

July 21, 2015
If Big Data Drives Policy, Just What Are We Voting For?

Frank Pasquale of the School of Law was quoted in the article "If Big Data Drives Policy, Just What Are We Voting For?" on truthdig.com - July 20

July 21, 2015
Investigational T-cell Receptor Therapy Achieves Encouraging Clinical Responses in Multiple Myeloma Patients, Penn-led Study Finds

Carl H. June of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Investigational T-cell Receptor Therapy Achieves Encouraging Clinical Responses in Multiple Myeloma Patients, Penn-led Study Finds" on healthcanal.com - June 20  Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News DDNews - July 21  News-Medical.net - July 22

July 21, 2015
Ertman on Post-Windsor Marital Contracting

Martha Ertman of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Ertman on Post-Windsor Marital Contracting" on lsolum.typepad.com- July 20

July 21, 2015
Today: Public Citizen Hosts Book Discussion on ‘Why Not Jail?’ – an Analysis of Corporate Wrongdoing

Rena Steinzor of the School of Law was mentioned in the article "Today: Public Citizen Hosts Book Discussion on ‘Why Not Jail?’ – an Analysis of Corporate Wrongdoing" on citizen.org - July 20

July 21, 2015
Study: New Drug Could Treat Depression In Less Than 24 Hours

Scott Thompson of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Study: New Drug Could Treat Depression In Less Than 24 Hours" on ca.askmen.com - July 20

July 21, 2015
Five years on, Dodd-Frank still controversial

Michael Greenberger of the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was quoted in the story "Five years on, Dodd-Frank still controversial" on SDPB Radio. SDPB Radio - July 21

July 21, 2015
Patients' own genetically engineered immune cells show significant success against multiple myeloma

Aaron Rapoport and E. Albert Reece of the School of Medicine were quoted in the article "Patients' own genetically engineered immune cells show significant success against multiple myeloma" on SOM News, UMB News and other outlets. SOM News UMB News Medical Express Medical Daily - July 20 genengnews  news-medical.net biosciencetechnology.com - July 21

July 21, 2015
Zynx Health's Grant Campbell and Baylor Scott & White Health's Nurse Professional Development Specialists to Speak at SINI 2015

The School of Nursing was mentioned in the article "Zynx Health's Grant Campbell and Baylor Scott & White Health's Nurse Professional Development Specialists to Speak at SINI 2015" on marketplace.org pharmacychoice.com and in similar articles on bizjournals.com ksla.com sectorpublishingintelligence.co.uk - July 20

July 21, 2015
Five years on, bank regulation still a work in progress

Michael Greenberger of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Five years on, bank regulation still a work in progress" on hitc.com - July 20

July 20, 2015
JHU's new Technology Ventures helps brings ideas to the marketplace

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article "JHU's new Technology Ventures helps brings ideas to the marketplace" on jhu.edu - July 16

July 20, 2015
City legislation would rename Robert E. Lee Park

Paula Monopoli of the School of Law was quoted in the Baltimore Sun article "City legislation would rename Robert E. Lee Park" and on stripes.com - July 17

July 20, 2015
Five years on, bank regulation still a work in progress

Michael Greenberger of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Five years on, bank regulation still a work in progress" on Yahoo  CNBC - July 17

July 20, 2015
Stepping back in time at the Poe House

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article, "Stepping back in time at the Poe House," in the Baltimore Sun. Baltimore Sun - July 17

July 20, 2015
O'Malley on the trail but lagging

The School of Law was mentioned in the story "O'Malley on the trail but lagging" on PolitiFact.com. PolitiFact.com - July 20

July 20, 2015
Faith Matters: Rev. Shelby King Gaddy

The School of Law was mentioned in the St. Thomas Source story "Faith Matters: Rev. Shelby King Gaddy." St. Thomas Source - July 20

July 20, 2015
Dina Mallis Klicos Named Chief Development Officer

The R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center was mentioned in the Baltimore Sun article, "Dina Mallis Klicos Named Chief Development Officer." Baltimore Sun - July 19 

July 20, 2015
F. Robert Hunter, DAP executive

The School of Law was mentioned in the Baltimore Sun story "F. Robert Hunter, DAP executive." Baltimore Sun - July 19

July 20, 2015
How lack of sleep affects willpower

Avelino Verceles of the School of Medicine was quoted in the story "How lack of sleep affects willpower" on newsminer.com. newsminer.com - July 19 

July 20, 2015
SSW, Shock Trauma, and Partners to Help Teens

Rachel Donegan of the School of Social Work and Tara Reed Carlson of the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center were quoted and the School's Bronwyn Mayden and the Center's Ruth Adeola was mentioned in the UMB News article, "SSW, Shock Trauma, and Partners to Help Teens." UMB News - July 17 SSW News - July 20

July 20, 2015
Hepatitis C drug can cure, if patients can get it

Paul Thuluvath of the School of Medicine was quoted in the story "Hepatitis C drug can cure, if patients can get it" in the Baltimore Sun. Baltimore Sun - July 18

July 20, 2015
Chuck Norris powers up senior athletics

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine was quoted in the WND Diversions story "Chuck Norris powers up senior athletics." WND Diversions - July 17

July 20, 2015
Yo Depression- Yo GABA-NAMS (Gamma Amino Butyric Acid)

Scott Thompson of the School of Medicine was featured in the PsychCentral story "Yo Depression - Yo GABA-NAMS (Gamma Amino Butyric Acid)." Similar stories appeared in other outlets. PsychCentral - July 17  Digital Journal  PsyBlog - July 19

July 17, 2015
C. Fraser Smith: A partnership that is real

University of Maryland, Baltimore President Jay A. Perman was interviewed for the commentary, "C. Fraser Smith: A partnership that is real," in the Daily Record.   Daily Record- July 17

July 17, 2015
SOP & NORD Receive PCORI Award to Create Patient-Centered Training Program

Eleanor Perfetto of the School of Pharmacy was quoted in the UM SOP article, "SOP & NORD Receive PCORI Award to Create Patient-Centered Training Program."  SOP News - July 16

July 17, 2015
Laura Henninger sworn in to Harford Community College board

The School of Law was mentioned in the story "Laura Henninger sworn in to Harford Community College board" in The Aegis. The Aegis - July 16

July 17, 2015
Device developed at Hopkins could help Parkinson's disease symptoms

Howard Eisenberg of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the Baltimore Sun story "Device developed at Hopkins could help Parkinson's disease symptoms." Baltimore Sun - July 16

July 17, 2015
Compound Being Tested Against Cancer Also Suppresses HIV In Mice

Robert Gallo of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Chemical & Engineering News story "Compound Being Tested Against Cancer Also Suppresses HIV In Mice." Chemical & Engineering News - July 16

July 17, 2015
Media exec creates foundation to honor daughter who died of melanoma at 17

Zaineb Makhzoumi of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the Miami Herald article "Media exec creates foundation to honor daughter who died of melanoma at 17." Miami Herald - July 16

July 17, 2015
Five years on, Dodd-Frank bank rules still being written

Michael Greenberger of the School of Law and Center for Health and Homeland Security commented for the CNBC article "Five years on, Dodd-Frank bank rules still being written." CNBC - July 17. 

July 17, 2015
National security threatened by targeting military bases

Vernon Herron of the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was interviewed by WBFF Fox 45 for the story "National security threatened by targeting military bases." WBFF - July 16.

July 17, 2015
Bloomberg Law

Mark Graber of the School of Law was interviewed on Bloomberg Law - July 16

July 17, 2015
Remedium Technologies Receives FDA Clearance for Hemogrip™ Technology to Help Stop Bleeding

UM Ventures was mentioned in the article "Remedium Technologies Receives FDA Clearance for Hemogrip™ Technology to Help Stop Bleeding" on bizjournals.com  azonano.com - July 16

July 17, 2015
Smith: Southwest Baltimore's Potent Partnership

UMB President Jay A. Perman was interviewed for the story "Smith: Southwest Baltimore's Potent Partnership" on WYPR-FM. WYPR-FM - July 16

July 17, 2015
National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) and University of Maryland Partner on PCORI Award to Advance Rare Disease Research

The School of Pharmacy was mentioned in the article "National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) and University of Maryland Partner on PCORI Award to Advance Rare Disease Research" on Bloomberg   ad-hoc-news.de  mmm-online.com  Virtual Press Office Medical Marketing & Media PRNewswire- July 16  PharmaBiz - July 20

July 17, 2015
National security threatened by shootings targeting military bases

Vernon Herron of the University of Maryland Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was interviewed for the segment "National security threatened by shootings targeting military bases" that aired on Fox 45 TV - July 17

July 16, 2015
Wellmobile to Provide Interprofessional Care

Susan Antol of the School of Nursing was quoted in the article, "Wellmobile to Provide Interprofessional Care," which mentioned the School of Medicine, the School of Pharmacy, and the School of Social Work, on SON News and UMB News. SON News - July 15 UMB News - July 16

July 16, 2015
Government Says Housing Segregation Is Still A Problem

Richard Barth of the School of Social Work was interviewed for the story, "Government Says Housing Segregation Is Still A Problem," on WBAL-AM. WBAL.com - July 15

July 16, 2015
Long-stalled Poppleton housing project granted another extension

The University of Maryland BioPark was mentioned in the Baltimore Brew story "Long-stalled Poppleton housing project granted another extension." Baltimore Brew - July 15

July 16, 2015
Gang infighting blamed for much of Baltimore's recent violence

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the WBAL-TV story "Gang infighting blamed for much of Baltimore's recent violence." WBAL-TV - July 16

July 16, 2015
Team Approach Benefits ED Residents

Michael Abraham, Michael Bond and Michael Winters of the School of Medicine were mentioned in the story "Team Approach Benefits ED Residents" in Physician's Weekly. Physician's Weekly - July 13

July 16, 2015
Remedium Technologies Receives FDA Clearance for Hemogrip™ Technology to Help Stop Bleeding

UM Ventures was mentioned in the article "Remedium Technologies Receives FDA Clearance for Hemogrip™ Technology to Help Stop Bleeding" on Reuters  Bloomberg  thestreet.com  investorpoint.com  virtualizationconference.com - July 15  

July 16, 2015
Summer is a busy season for trauma anesthesiologists

Maureen McCunn and Karla Villacin of the School of Medicine authored the KevinMD story "Summer is a busy season for trauma anesthesiologists." KevinMD - July 15

July 16, 2015
Scientists identify compounds that could treat depression in less than 24 hours

Scott Thompson of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Scientists identify compounds that could treat depression in less than 24 hours" on domain-b.com - July 15

July 16, 2015
Public Citizen Event on Corporate Crime and Rena Steinzor’s New Book Why Not Jail?

Rena Steinzor of the School of Law mentioned in the article "Public Citizen Event on Corporate Crime and Rena Steinzor’s New Book Why Not Jail? " on corporatecrimereporter.com - July 15

July 16, 2015
Exercise the years away — how older athletes are winding back the clock

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Exercise the years away — how older athletes are winding back the clock" on bdlive.co.za  - July 15  Tri County Sentry - July 16

July 16, 2015
Scalia/Ginsburg at Castleton Festival

The School of Law was mentioned in the article "Scalia/Ginsburg at Castleton Festival" on washingtoncitypaper.com - July 16

July 16, 2015
Baltimore police announce 9 arrests in shootings

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the story "Baltimore police announce 9 arrests in shootings" on WBAL-TV. WBAL-TV - July 15

July 16, 2015
University of Maryland, Baltimore President Jay A. Perman, MD, Receives John M. Dennis Award for Professional Health Education in Western Maryland

UMB President Jay A. Perman was mentioned in the article "University of Maryland, Baltimore President Jay A. Perman, MD, Receives John M. Dennis Award for Professional Health Education in Western Maryland" on UMB News and on baltimore.citybizlist.com  UMB News - July 15

July 16, 2015
University of Maryland Children's Hospital Unveils new Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

E. Albert Reece of the School of Medicine was quoted and Cynthia Bearer of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "University of Maryland Children's Hospital Unveils new Neonatal Intensive Care Unit" on healthcanal.com - July 15

July 16, 2015
Personalized Medicine Is Coming to Addiction Treatment

Bankole Johnson of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Personalized Medicine Is Coming to Addiction Treatment" on psmag.com - July 15

July 16, 2015
Program exposes diverse group of Baltimore students to diverse practices of law

Donald Tobin of the School of Law was mentioned in The Daily Record article "Program exposes diverse group of Baltimore students to diverse practices of law." The Daily Record - July 15

July 15, 2015
Sotera® Wireless CNO Rosemary Kennedy To Address Mobile Monitoring Interoperability At Nursing Informatics Meeting

The School of Nursing was mentioned in the article "Sotera® Wireless CNO Rosemary Kennedy To Address Mobile Monitoring Interoperability At Nursing Informatics Meeting" on Reurters  Bloomberg  finance.boston.com consumerelectronicsnet.com - July 14

July 15, 2015
New drug may treat depression in a day

Scott Thompson of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "New drug may treat depression in a day" on freepressjournal.in  videnskab.dk  meteoweb.eu psychcentral.com psychiatryadvisor mangalorean.com geek.com - July 15

July 15, 2015
Investigational drug prevents life-threatening side effects of kidney disease treatment

Matthew Weir of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Investigational drug prevents life-threatening side effects of kidney disease treatment" on sciencedaily.com - July 14

July 15, 2015
Murder Ink: 18 murders this week, 168 murders this year

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article "Murder Ink: 18 murders this week, 168 murders this year," in CityPaper.com. Citypaper.com - July 14

July 15, 2015
LGG may ‘transiently’ boost anti-inflammatory functions in the gut microbiota: Human data

Emiley Eloe-Fadrosh of the Institute of Human Virology was quoted in the article "LGG may ‘transiently’ boost anti-inflammatory functions in the gut microbiota: Human data" on Nutraingredients-usa.com. Nutraingredients-usa.com - July 14

July 15, 2015
Can Health System Afford New Cholesterol Drugs?

Brent Reed of the School of Pharmacy was quoted in the article "Can Health System Afford New Cholesterol Drugs?" on doctorksa.com - July 15

July 15, 2015
Health Care Reform 2015: Should America Pay Its Doctors To Talk With Patients About Death?

Richard Colgan of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Health Care Reform 2015: Should America Pay Its Doctors To Talk With Patients About Death?" in the International Business Times. International Business Times - July 14

July 15, 2015
Public Citizen Hosts Book Discussion on ‘Why Not Jail?’ – an Analysis of Corporate Wrongdoing

Rena Steinzor of the School of Law was mentioned in the article "Public Citizen Hosts Book Discussion on ‘Why Not Jail?’ – an Analysis of Corporate Wrongdoing" on citizen.org - July 14

July 15, 2015
CSM, University of Maryland School of Nursing sign agreement

The School of Nursing was mentioned in the article "CSM, University of Maryland School of Nursing sign agreement" on somdnews.com  bayoubuzz.com - July 15

July 15, 2015
The campaign to weaken worker protections

Rena Steinzor of the School of Law was quoted in the article "The campaign to weaken worker protections" on zcomm.org - July 14

July 15, 2015
Rethinking Family Dispute Resolution

Jana Singer of the School of Law was interviewed on the segement "Rethinking Family Dispute Resolution" that aired on WYPR - July 15

July 15, 2015
National standards are essential to the success of U.S. Environmental law

Robert Percival of the School of Law authored the article "National standards are essential to the success of U.S. Environmental law" that appeared in the Washington Times - July 14

July 15, 2015
Christopher Corbett: The battle for Baltimore

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article "Christopher Corbett: The battle for Baltimore" in The Gulf Today. The Gulf Today - July 15

July 15, 2015
IU researcher plays role in recent FDA approval of Neupogen drug to treat people exposed to radiation

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "IU researcher plays role in recent FDA approval of Neupogen drug to treat people exposed to radiation" on news-medical.net News-medical.net - July 15

July 15, 2015
Twitter shares soar on phony Bloomberg story

Michael Greenberger of the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was interviewed by CNN Money for the article "Twitter shares soar on phony Bloomberg story." CNNMoney.com  Malaysia Chronicle kspr.com - July 13.

July 14, 2015
African Fevers Misdiagnosed Through Ignorance

Karen Kotloff of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "African Fevers Misdiagnosed Through Ignorance" on AllAfrica.com. AllAfrica.com - July 13

July 14, 2015
50 Cent filed for bankruptcy days after losing a revenge porn lawsuit

Danielle Citron of the School of Law was quoted in the article "50 Cent filed for bankruptcy days after losing a revenge porn lawsuit" in The Washington Post. The Washington Post - July 14

July 14, 2015
Newborn’s first stool could alert doctors to long-term cognitive issues, new Case Western Reserve University study finds

Cynthia Bearer of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the story "Newborn’s first stool could alert doctors to long-term cognitive issues, new Case Western Reserve University study finds" on Stone Heart Newsletters and HealthCanal. HealthCanal  Stone Heart Newsletters - July 13

July 14, 2015
Health Care Reform 2015: Should America Pay Its Doctors To Talk With Patients About Death?

Richard Colgan of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the International Business Times story "Health Care Reform 2015: Should America Pay Its Doctors To Talk With Patients About Death?" International Business Times - July 14

July 14, 2015
University of Maryland School of Medicine Scientists Identify Novel Compounds That May Treat Depression Rapidly With Few Side Effects

Scott Thompson and E. Albert Reece of the School of Medicine were quoted in the SOM News article, "University of Maryland School of Medicine Scientists Identify Novel Compounds That May Treat Depression Rapidly With Few Side Effects," and in the UMB News article, "New Approach to Treat Depression."  SOM News - July 13  UMB News - July 14

July 14, 2015
New compound may treat depression quickly, with few side effects

The UPI story "New compound may treat depression quickly, with few side effects" quoted Scott Thompson and E. Albert Reece of the School of Medicine. The story appeared in many other outlets. UPI  Yahoo! News India  NeuroscienceNews  Medical Xpress  PsychCentral LaboratoryEquipment - July 13 Economic Times  Business Standard  ReliaWire  breitbart.com - July 14  Metro - July 21

July 14, 2015
Baltimore's War Room

Vernon Herron of the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was interviewed for the WBFF-TV story, "Baltimore's War Room." WBFF - July 13.

July 14, 2015
Dental problems -- sometimes deadly -- driving more people to ERs

Christine Platia and Leonard Bers, as well as many students, of the University of Maryland School of Dentistry Urgent Care Clinic were featured in the article 'Dental problems -- sometimes deadly -- driving more people to ERs on hometownlife.com - July 9

July 14, 2015
George and Jeb Bush host Kennedy-style fundraising party with cocktails in Maine

The School of Law was mentioned in the article "George and Jeb Bush host Kennedy-style fundraising party with cocktails in Maine" on africanseer.com  georgianewsday.com  nrc.nl - July 13

July 13, 2015
House passes Harris-backed 'cures' bil

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article, "House passes Harris-backed 'cures' bill"  in Delmarva Now. Delmarva Now - July 11 

July 13, 2015
Many obstacles to prosecuting police

Doug Colbert of the School of Law wrote the op-ed in the Baltimore Sun, "Many obstacles to prosecuting police." Baltimore Sun - July 12

July 13, 2015
University of Maryland School of Medicine Announces Appointments and Promotions as Part of Succession and Transition Plans

David J. IngleTerry B. RogersDebra H. Hudson, James AireyRobert A. CookRonald M. Powell, and Louisa A. Peartree of the School of Medicine were pictured in the Baltimore Sun and in a similar article on SOM News, which also mentioned E. Albert ReeceGregory Robinson, James Kaper, and Jessica L. Bird. SOM News - June 30 Baltimore Sun- July 

July 13, 2015
Fitness can reverse aging by decades

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Fitness can reverse aging by decades" on Canadian Living and MSN Canada. - July 10

July 13, 2015
How to Know When to Choose Alternative Treatment

John Reed of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "How to Know When to Choose Alternative Treatment" on Newsmax. Newsmax - July 10

July 13, 2015
Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts is Out

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article "Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony Batts is Out" on Rapid News Network. Rapid News Network - July 12

July 13, 2015
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach Metro Area #28 best large city in U.S. for law graduates looking to launch their career

Dana Morris of the School of Law was mentioned in the article "Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach Metro Area #28 best large city in U.S. for law graduates looking to launch their career ' on noodls.com - July 10

July 13, 2015
Lyme and other diseases

Stephen Dumler of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Lyme and other diseases" in the Times of Malta. Times of Malta - July 12

July 13, 2015
Q&A Archives - Clinical Lab Products

Robert Christenson of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Q&A Archives - Clinical Lab Products" on clpmag.com - July 10

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July 13, 2015
The Single Greatest Mistake You Can Make When Investing in Biotech

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "The Single Greatest Mistake You Can Make When Investing in Biotech" on Foxbusiness.com and Fool.comFoxbusiness.com - Fool.com - July 12

July 13, 2015
Spring in Baltimore

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the Gawker article "Spring in Baltimore."  Gawker - July 11

July 13, 2015
Following April riots, Baltimore mayor sacks city’s police chief

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article "Following April riots, Baltimore mayor sacks city’s police chief" on Celeb Cafe. Celeb Cafe - July 13

July 13, 2015
Try online 'fitness age' calculator to estimate your cardio health and potential longevity

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Try online 'fitness age' calculator to estimate your cardio health and potential longevity" on oregonlive.com - July 10

July 13, 2015
Over 700 Groups Stand Behind #Cures2015

The University of Maryland, Baltimore, the Institute of Human Virology at the School of Medicine, and the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center were mentioned in the article "Over 700 Groups Stand Behind #Cures2015" on energycommerce.house.gov - July 10

July 13, 2015
Judicial Differences Take Center Stage In 'Scalia V. Ginsburg'

The School of Law was mentioned in the article "Judicial Differences Take Center Stage In 'Scalia V. Ginsburg'" on tspr.org - July 10

July 13, 2015
As student tuition and debt escalates, so do college presidents’ salaries and perks

UMB President Jay A. Perman was mentioned in the article "As student tuition and debt escalates, so do college presidents’ salaries and perks" on WTOP.com.   WTOP.com - July 12

July 13, 2015
Treatment of hepatitis C in patients with HIV - Comment

Shyam Kottilil of the School of Medicine authored the article "Treatment of hepatitis C in patients with HIV - Comment " on natap.org - July 10

July 13, 2015
Regional Medical Libraries Making a Difference: Focus on Southeastern/Atlantic Region

MJ Tooey and Dale Prince of the Health Sciences and Human Services Library were interviewed for the article "Regional Medical Libraries Making a Difference: Focus on Southeastern/Atlantic Region" in NLM In Focus. NLM In Focus - July 10

July 13, 2015
Montgomery College Awarded $4 Million for Nursing Education Program

The School of Nursing was mentioned in the article "Montgomery College Awarded $4 Million for Nursing Education Program" on insidemc.montgomerycollege.edu  halldale.com - July 10

July 13, 2015
SCOV Law Blog: Paying for college after divorce

The School of Nursing was mentioned in the article "SCOV Law Blog: Paying for college after divorce" on vtdigger.org - July 9

July 10, 2015
Drs. Bogardus, Mansfield and Mitchell Selected to Receive 2015 ASTRO Gold Medal

Carl Mansfield of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Drs. Bogardus, Mansfield and Mitchell Selected to Receive 2015 ASTRO Gold Medal" on Reuters.com  thenumbers.marketplace.org  digitaljournal.com  investorpoint.com eurekalert.org - July 9

July 10, 2015
Lack of People, Supplies and Money Plague Africa's Ebola Fight-Experts

Yolanda Ogbolu of the School of Nursing was quoted in the article "Lack of People, Supplies and Money Plague Africa's Ebola Fight-Experts" on foxnews.com individual.com - July 9

July 10, 2015
Fitness can reverse aging by decades

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Fitness can reverse aging by decades" on canadianliving.com  bendbulletin.com - July 9

July 10, 2015
Study: Wearing protective gowns, gloves may not protect residents from contracting MRSA

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Study: Wearing protective gowns, gloves may not protect residents from contracting MRSA" on ltlmagazine.com - July 8

July 10, 2015
The New, FDA-Approved Way to Plump Your Cheeks

Robert Weiss of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Allure magazine story "The New, FDA-Approved Way to Plump Your Cheeks." Allure - July 9

July 10, 2015
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Announces Leadership for Fiscal Year 2016

Karen McQuillan of the School of Nursing was featured in the article, "American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Announces Leadership for Fiscal Year 2016," on Newswise and on aacn.org. aacn.org - July 1 Newswise.com- July 7

July 10, 2015
Executive Moves

Eleanor Perfetto of the School of Pharmacy was mentioned in the article "Executive Moves" on associationtrends.com - July 9

July 10, 2015
Dental problems -- sometimes deadly -- driving more people to ERs

The Christine Platia and Leonard Bers, as well as many students, of the University of Maryland School of Dentistry Urgent Care Clinic were featured in the USA Today story "Dental problems -- sometimes deadly -- driving more people to ERs," which also ran on 13-WMAZ and KHOU.com. USA Today 13-WMAZ   khou.com - July 9

July 10, 2015
Several big U.S. cities see homicide rates surge

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article, "Several big U.S. cities see homicide rates surge," in USA Today, the Chicago Sun-Times and in other outlets. USA Today KSDK.com Chicago Sun-Times kvue.com - July 10

July 10, 2015
Local Addiction Center Sees Spike In Heroin Use

Jay Unick of the School of Social Work was quoted in the article "Local Addiction Center Sees Spike In Heroin Use" on rapidnewsnetwork.com - July 9

July 10, 2015
How to Know When to Choose Alternative Treatment

John Reed of the School of Medicine's Center for Integrative Medicine was quoted in the Newsmax Health story "How to Know When to Choose Alternative Treatment." Newsmax Health - July 10

July 10, 2015
Try online 'fitness age' calculator to estimate your cardio health and potential longevity

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Oregonian story "Try online 'fitness age' calculator to estimate your cardio health and potential longevity." Oregonian - July 10

July 10, 2015
Treatment of hepatitis C in patients with HIV

Shyam Kottilil of the School of Medicine co-authored the article "Treatment of hepatitis C in patients with HIV" on thelancet.com - July 9

July 10, 2015
Children’s Hospital Unveils NICU

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the Baltimore Jewish Times story "Children’s Hospital Unveils NICU." Baltimore Jewish Times - July 9

July 10, 2015
A Manager’s Response to Workplace Suicide

Jody Frey of the School of Social Work authored the article "A Manager’s Response to Workplace Suicide" on insurancethoughtleadership.com - July 10

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July 10, 2015
Some On Edge After Deadly Shooting Near UMB Campus

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the story "Some On Edge After Deadly Shooting Near UMB Campus" on WJZ-TV. A similar story also ran in the Baltimore Sun. WJZ-TV  Baltimore Sun - July 9

July 10, 2015
Nigeria: On Federal Character [II]

The School of Law was mentioned in the article "Nigeria: On Federal Character [II]" on allafrica.com - July 8

July 10, 2015
Victims identified in fatal quadruple shooting near UMB Tuesday

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article, "Victims identified in fatal quadruple shooting near UMB Tuesday," in the Baltimore Sun, and in similar articles in other outlets. WBALTV.com Daily Record  Baltimore Sun - July 9

July 9, 2015
Resident Receives Prosthodontics Research Award

William Wahle of the School of Dentistry was featured in the SOD News article "Resident Receives Prosthodontics Research Award."  SOD News - July 8

July 9, 2015
Rapid rise of heroin use in US tied to prescription opioid abuse, CDC suggests

Jay Unick of the School of Social Work was quoted in The Guardian article, "Rapid rise of heroin use in US tied to prescription opioid abuse, CDC suggests." The Guardian - July 8 lidtime.com - July 9

July 9, 2015
CEL SCI : Reports June Patient Enrollment in Its Phase 3 Head and Neck Cancer Trial

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the 4-traders article "CEL SCI : Reports June Patient Enrollment in Its Phase 3 Head and Neck Cancer Trial." 4-traders.com - July 8
  

July 9, 2015
Precision for Value Adds Prominent Health Economist Dr. Christopher Blanchette to its Expanding HEOR Team

School of Pharmacy alum Christopher Blanchette was featured in the bizjournals.com article, "Precision for Value Adds Prominent Health Economist Dr. Christopher Blanchette to its Expanding HEOR Team," and in similar articles in other outlets. thestreet investorpoint.com biomedreports.com bizjournals.com reuters - July 8

July 9, 2015
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals: Rapid Response Platform for Emerging Infectious Diseases Described in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Publication

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the 4-traders article "Regeneron Pharmaceuticals: Rapid Response Platform for Emerging Infectious Diseases Described in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Publication." 4-traders.com - July 8

July 9, 2015
Fermented Foods May Help Reduce Symptoms of Social Anxiety

Jordan DeVylder of the School of Social Work was mentioned in the Health Central article, "Fermented Foods May Help Reduce Symptoms of Social Anxiety."  Health Central - June 23

July 9, 2015
UMSON professor receives Circle of Excellence Award from AACN

Kathryn T. Von Rueden and Jane M. Kirschling of the School of Nursing were quoted in the Nurse.com article, "UMSON professor receives Circle of Excellence Award from AACN."   Nurse.com - July 8

July 9, 2015
Newman joins Wilkinson Barker Knauer to lead firm’s energy practice

School of Law alum Karol Lyn Newman was featured in the Oil & Gas Financial Journal story, "Newman joins Wilkinson Barker Knauer to lead firm’s energy practice."  Oil & Gas Financial Journal - July 8

July 9, 2015
Commentary: Let's stop ignoring 'Baby Daddy Disorder'

Maureen Black of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the commentary, "Commentary: Let's stop ignoring 'Baby Daddy Disorder' on Caribbean News Now. Caribbean News Now - July 9  Trinidad Daily Express - July 21

July 9, 2015
Davenport Selected to American Association of Colleges of Nursing's Leadership for Academic Nursing Program

Joan Davenport of the School of Nursing was quoted in the SON News article, "Davenport Selected to American Association of Colleges of Nursing's Leadership for Academic Nursing Program."   SON News - July 9

July 9, 2015
UMB Joins Maryland Unites: Day of Service Campaign

Roger Ward of the University of Maryland, Baltimore was quoted in the UMB News article. "UMB Joins Maryland Unites: Day of Service Campaign." UMB News - July 7

July 9, 2015
Bloomberg Law Brief: Senate and Encryption Technology (Audio)

Michael Greenberger of the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was interviewed for the audio story, "Bloomberg Law Brief: Senate and Encryption Technology (Audio)," on Bloomberg Law Radio. Bloomberg Law Radio - July 9 

July 9, 2015
Hospitals continue to use contact precautions to control MRSA spread

Daniel Morgan of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Healio story "Hospitals continue to use contact precautions to control MRSA spread." Healio - July 9

July 9, 2015
It can make nurses sick

Jane Lipscomb of the School of Nursing was quoted in the American Nurse story, "It can make nurses sick." American Nurse - July 9

July 9, 2015
Expert believes Maryland's Safe Haven Law needs to be changed

Richard Barth of the School of Social Work was interviewed for the WBAL-TV story, "Expert believes Maryland's Safe Haven Law needs to be changed." wbaltv.com - July 8

July 9, 2015
Marianne Banister creates melanoma-education foundation to honor her late daughter

Zaineb Makhzoumi of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the Baltimore Sun story "Marianne Banister creates melanoma-education foundation to honor her late daughter." Baltimore Sun - July 8

July 9, 2015
What You Should Know About Ischemic Stroke

John Cole of the School of Medicine was quoted in the U.S. News & World Report story "What You Should Know About Ischemic Stroke." U.S. News & World Report - July 8

July 9, 2015
Lack of people, supplies and money plague Africa's Ebola fight-experts

Yolanda Ogbolu of the School of Nursing was quoted in the Reuters article, "Lack of people, supplies and money plague Africa's Ebola fight-experts," which also appeared on Yahoo News, SRN News Reuters Africa, and Republika Internasional. Reuters Online Thomson Reuters srnnews.com - July 8 Yahoo News Yahoo Canada Republika Internasional Reuters Africa - July 9

July 9, 2015
Baltimore Mayor Rawlings-Blake fires Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the Baltimore Sun article, "Baltimore Mayor Rawlings-Blake fires Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts," which was excerpted on Center Maryland, and in a similar article, "On same day as FOP report blasting police leadership in riots, mayor fires Batts," on Baltimore Brew.  Baltimore Brew  Baltimore Sun - July 8  Center Maryland  Baltimore Sun - July 9

July 9, 2015
Three dead in quadruple shooting near UMB campus

UMB President Jay A. Perman was quoted in the Baltimore Sun article, "Three dead in quadruple shooting near UMB campus. A similar article quoting Alex Likowski of UMB appeared on WBAL.com, "UPDATE: Gunmen Fatally Shot 3 People Near UMB Baltimore Campus From 2 Vans," and other outlets ran similar stories.  WBAL.com  Baltimore Sun - July 8 cbslocal.com  USA Today College  Reuters - July 9

July 8, 2015
Maryland passes new law giving NPs practice autonomy from physicians

Veronica Gutchell of the School of Nursing was quoted in the article "Maryland passes new law giving NPs practice autonomy from physicians" on Nurse.com. Nurse.com - June 25

July 8, 2015
How a President Hillary Clinton could help end the death penalty

Mark Graber of the School of Law was quoted in the article "How a President Hillary Clinton could help end the death penalty" in The Week magazine. The Week - July 8

July 8, 2015
Rookie Rep. Clark Takes Fight To Online Abusers

Danielle Citron of the School of Law was mentioned in the article "Rookie Rep. Clark Takes Fight To Online Abusers" on WBUR-TV. WBUR-TV - July 8

July 8, 2015
3 dead, 1 wounded in shooting near the University of Maryland in Baltimore

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article "3 dead, 1 wounded in shooting near the University of Maryland in Baltimore" in The Washington Post, USA Today, WMAR-TV, WJZ-TV People magazine, NBC News, The Baltimore Sun, Capital Bay and in many other publications. July 8

July 8, 2015
Here's what Howard Brown's 30-story West Baltimore Street tower will look like

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentinoed in the Baltimore Business Journal article "Here's what Howard Brown's 30-story West Baltimore Street tower will look like." Baltimore Business Journal - July 7

July 8, 2015
Glyburide Tied to Higher Gestational Diabetes Birth Injury Risk Than Insulin

Wendy Castillo of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Injury Lawyer News story "Glyburide Tied to Higher Gestational Diabetes Birth Injury Risk Than Insulin." Injury Lawyer News - July 8

July 8, 2015
How to Bust Your Binge

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine authored the U.S. News & World Report story "How to Bust Your Binge." U.S. News & World Report - July 7

July 8, 2015
Targeted infection program decreases MRSA, UTI transmissions in nursing homes

Mary-Claire Roghmann of the School of Medicine was qutoed in the story "Targeted infection program decreases MRSA, UTI transmissions in nursing homes" on Healio.com. Healio.com - July 7

July 8, 2015
Will Bill Cosby’s Admission Have Real Legal Consequences? We Consult The Experts

Leigh Goodmark of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Will Bill Cosby’s Admission Have Real Legal Consequences? We Consult The Experts" on thinkprogress.org - July 7

July 8, 2015
Move to combat piracy could increase Internet harassment, activists say

Danielle Citron of the School of Law was mentioned in the article "Move to combat piracy could increase Internet harassment, activists say" on usatoday.com indystar.com  citizen-times.com  delmarvanow.com - July 7

July 8, 2015
For athletes, age but a number

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "For athletes, age but a number" on timesunion.com and in a similar article on besthealthmag.ca - July 7

July 8, 2015
Sweet Success From Across the Pond

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine authored the Huffington Post article "Sweet Success From Across the Pond." Huffington Post  health.usnews.com  - July 7

July 7, 2015
ADMA Biologics Announces Recent Commercialization Focused Appointments

School of Pharmacy alum Doris Connell was mentioned in the CNN Money article, "ADMA Biologics Announces Recent Commercialization Focused Appointments." CNN Money - July 6 

July 7, 2015
Stephen Wise Baltimore at Lexington Market aims to add color and fun to men's apparel

The School of Dentistry was mentioned in the Baltimore Sun article, "Stephen Wise Baltimore at Lexington Market aims to add color and fun to men's apparel." Baltimore Sun - July 6

July 7, 2015
James Airey

James Airey of the School of Medicine was featured in the Baltimore Business Journal article, "James Airey."  Baltimore Business Journal - July 7

July 7, 2015
Ronald M. Powell, MBA

Ronald M. Powell of the School of Medicine was featured in the Baltimore Business Journal article, "Ronald M. Powell, MBA."  Baltimore Business Journal - July 7

July 7, 2015
Montgomery College To Receive $4 Million for Nursing Education Projects

The School of Nursing was mentioned in the MyMCMedia article, "Montgomery College To Receive $4 Million for Nursing Education Projects." MyMCMedia.org  - July 7

July 7, 2015
Extra heartbeats could be modifiable risk factor for congestive heart failure

John Gottdiener of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Extra heartbeats could be modifiable risk factor for congestive heart failure" on health.universityofcalifornia.edu - July 6

July 7, 2015
Capitol Hill briefing on mysteries of the brain: Frontiers in neuroscience

Scott Thompson of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article, "Capitol Hill briefing on mysteries of the brain: Frontiers in neuroscience," on nsf.gov and foreignaffairs. nsf.gov foreignaffairs.co.nz - July 5

July 7, 2015
Face and Hand Transplants Raise Ethical Questions for Living Donors

The School of Medicine and the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center were mentioned in the article "Face and Hand Transplants Raise Ethical Questions for Living Donors " on blogs.scientificamerican.com - July 6

July 7, 2015
BWCC Honors David Hillman, Three Inducted Into Corridor Hall of Fame

The School of Medicine and the School of Law were mentioned in the article "BWCC Honors David Hillman, Three Inducted Into Corridor Hall of Fame " on bizmonthly.com - July 6

July 7, 2015
"Decoy" Molecule Could Be A Lifesaver

Vladimir Toshchakov of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article ""Decoy" Molecule Could Be A Lifesaver" on thirdage.com - July 7

July 7, 2015
'Marriage Is a Human Institution; It Doesn’t Come in One Shape That Fits Everybody'

Martha Ertman of the School of Law was quoted in the article "'Marriage Is a Human Institution; It Doesn’t Come in One Shape That Fits Everybody'" on psmag.com - July 6

July 6, 2015
Honored by the king of Thailand, former UAB nursing dean helped put school on the map

School of Nursing alum and Visionary Pioneer Rachel Booth was featured in the obiturary, "Honored by the king of Thailand, former UAB nursing dean helped put school on the map," in AL.com. Al.com  - July 5

July 6, 2015
MERS CoV Cure News Update: 2 Treatments 'Show Early Promise'

Mathew B. Frieman of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Latinos Health article, "MERS CoV Cure News Update: 2 Treatments 'Show Early Promise.'" Latinos Health - July 2

July 6, 2015
Living With the Voices in Your Head

William T. Carpenter of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article, "Living With the Voices in Your Head," in US News. US News - July 2

July 6, 2015
Liberal SCOTUS? Not so fast.

Mark Graber of the School of Law was quoted in the MSNBC story, "Liberal SCOTUS? Not so fast."  MSNBC - July 2

July 6, 2015
i cibi fermentati aiutano i batteri 'buoni' dell'intestino

The School of Social Work was mentioned in the article "i cibi fermentati aiutano i batteri 'buoni' dell'intestino" on OK Salut e Benessere. OK Salute e Benessere - July 3

July 6, 2015
University of Maryland School of Pharmacy

Natalie D. Eddington

Natalie D. Eddington of the School of Pharmacy was quoted in the Pharmacy Times article, "University of Maryland School of Pharmacy."  Pharmacy Times - July 2

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July 6, 2015
Child development and maternal wellbeing: family perspectives for low-income and middle-income countries

Maureen Black of the School of Medicine wrote the article "Child development and maternal wellbeing: family perspectives for low-income and middle-income countries" in The Lancet. The Lancet - July 2

July 6, 2015
June 19, 2015 Weekly Round Up

The Agricultural Law Education Initiative was mentioned in the article "June 19, 2015 Weekly Round Up" on agrilife.org - June 19

July 6, 2015
Brandon L. Garrett: Death penalty under scrutiny: (Part two)

Lee Kovarsky of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Brandon L. Garrett: Death penalty under scrutiny: (Part two)" on smithforensic.blogspot.com - July 5

July 6, 2015
Celebrations July 1

School of Law alum Shamarla R. McCoy was mentioned in the Herald.com article, "Celebrations July 1." Herald.com - July 2

July 6, 2015
#DougStrong Event Raises $20K For Baltimore Chef’s Recovery

Thomas Scalea of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "#DougStrong Event Raises $20K For Baltimore Chef’s Recovery" on WJZ-TV. He was also mentioned along with the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in the Midday Show program, "Midday Eats: 4th of July Edition," on WYPR-FM. wypr.org - July 2. WJZ-TV - July 3

July 6, 2015
South Korea reports two new MERS cases

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "South Korea reports two new MERS cases" on rapidnewsnetwork.com - July 3

July 6, 2015
39 added as American citizens in Baltimore Independence Day ceremony

Ramachandram Badugu of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "39 added as American citizens in Baltimore Independence Day ceremony," in the Baltimore Sun. Baltimore Sun - July 5

July 6, 2015
Fur coats and tax breaks – dusting off the details of the Sheila Dixon story

Chief University Counsel Susan Gillette was mentioned in the article "Fur coats and tax breaks – dusting off the details of the Sheila Dixon story" in the Baltimore Brew.  Baltimore Brew - July 2

July 6, 2015
HIV in young people rising in Maryland

Jamal Hailey of STAR TRACK at the School of Medicine and Patrick Ryscavage of the School's Institute of Human Virology JACQUES Initiative were quoted in the Baltimore Sun article, "HIV in young people rising in Maryland." The article was excerpted on Center Maryland and Maryland Reporter. Baltimore Sun - July 4 centermaryland.org  Marylandreporter.com - July 6

July 6, 2015
Police investigate shooting near University of Maryland at Baltimore campus

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article "Police investigate shooting near University of Maryland at Baltimore campus" on WBAL-TV, WMAR-TV and on US News Hub. WBAL-TV  WMAR-TV  US News Hub - July 3

July 6, 2015
Religious colleges concerned about losing tax-exempt status

Andrew Blair-Stanek of the School of Law was quoted in the Baltimore Sun article, "Religious colleges concerned about losing tax-exempt status."  Baltimore Sun - July 4

July 6, 2015
Med-School Professor Tweets That Fox News And ‘American Sniper’ To Blame For Dylann Roof And Charleston Shooting

Faheem Younus of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Med-School Professor Tweets That Fox News And ‘American Sniper’ To Blame For Dylann Roof And Charleston Shooting" on sbynews.blogspot.com - July 2

July 6, 2015
Emily Rody, lawyer

School of Law alum Emily Rody was featured in the Baltimore Sun obituary, "Emily Rody, lawyer."  Baltimore Sun - July 5

July 6, 2015
Thurgood Marshall, the NAACP's Pioneering Lawyer, Knew That Black Lives Mattered

The School of Law was mentioned in the Huffington Post article "Thurgood Marshall, the NAACP's Pioneering Lawyer, Knew That Black Lives Mattered." Huffington Post - July 2

July 6, 2015
Why are so many foster kids taking psychiatric drugs?

Julie Zito of the School of Pharmacy was quoted in the article "Why are so many foster kids taking psychiatric drugs?" on newsok.com - July 2

July 6, 2015
Guest column: City takes steps to prepare for protests

Vernon Herron of the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law wrote the Op-Ed, "Guest column: City takes steps to prepare for protests," published in the Capital Gazette. Capital Gazette - July 6

July 6, 2015
Older Athletes Have a Strikingly Young Fitness Age

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the Yahoo article "Older Athletes Have a Strikingly Young Fitness Age" and thebangladeshtoday.com - July 6

July 6, 2015
Baltimore On Alert This Weekend Against Threats From ISIS

Vernon Herron of the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was interviewed by CBS 13 Television for the story, "Baltimore On Alert This Weekend Against Threats From ISIS." WJZ - July 3

July 6, 2015
Former USM Chancellor Brit Kirwan named to School of Medicine board

William “Brit” E. Kirwan, Louis F. Angelos, and Abba David Poliakoff of the Board of Visitors at the School of Medicine were mentioned in the Baltimore Business Journal story "Former USM Chancellor Brit Kirwan named to School of Medicine board."  Baltimore Business Journal - July 2

July 6, 2015
American Academy of Nursing Announces 2015 Class of New Fellows

Carmel McComiskey of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "American Academy of Nursing Announces 2015 Class of New Fellows" on thenumbers.marketplace.orfox42kptm.com - July 2

July 6, 2015
Surgical Anatomy of the Supraclavicular Brachial Plexus

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Surgical Anatomy of the Supraclavicular Brachial Plexus" on jbjs.org - July 2015

July 6, 2015
Heightened security alert ahead of holiday weekend

Vernon Herron of the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was interviewed by Fox 45 Television for the story "Heightened security alert ahead of holiday weekend." WBFF - July 2

July 6, 2015
Humans’ return highlights cat, dog differences

The Health Sciences and Human Services Library was mentioned in the article "Humans’ return highlights cat, dog differences" on somdnews.com - July 3

July 2, 2015
The President's Schizophrenia on the Working Class

Rena Steinzor of the School of Law co-authored the Huffington Post article "The President's Schizophrenia on the Working Class." Huffington Post - July 1

July 2, 2015
LGG lead to discrete alterations in gut microbiota among elderly

Emiley Eloe-Fadrosh of the Institute for Genome Sciences was quoted in the article "LGG lead to discrete alterations in gut microbiota among elderly" on Healio. Healio - July 1

July 2, 2015
A Toxic Legacy

Cynthia Bearer of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "A Toxic Legacy" on Slate. Slate - July 1

July 2, 2015
The State of Transplants

Rolf Barth of the School of Medicine was featured in the article "The State of Transplants" in Chesapeake Physician. Chesapeake Physician - July 1

July 2, 2015
LGBTQ Roundtable: Marriage Equality, Trans Rights, Racism, Stonewall & More

Michael Franklin of Star Track at the University of Maryland, Baltimore was interviewed on the Marc Steiner Show program, "LGBTQ Roundtable: Marriage Equality, Trans Rights, Racism, Stonewall & More," on WEAA-FM. steinershow.org - June 30

July 2, 2015
CHHS Appoints Cybersecurity Program Manager

Markus Rauschecker of the Center for Health and Homeland Security at the School of Law was featured in the UMB News article "CHHS Appoints Cybersecurity Program Manager," which mentioned Michael Greenberger.  UMB News - July 1

July 2, 2015
The Rick Smith Show

Martha Ertman of the School of Law was interviewed on The Rick Smith Show - July 2

July 2, 2015
The psychiatric drug problem foster kids face

Julie Zito of the School of Pharmacy was quoted in the article "The psychiatric drug problem foster kids face" on deseretnewscom - July1

July 2, 2015
Louisa A. Peartree | U. OF MD. SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

Louisa A. Peartree of the School of Medicine was featured in the article, "Louisa A. Peartree | U. OF MD. SCHOOL OF MEDICINE" in the Daily Record.  Daily Record - July 1

July 2, 2015
Last Words for the Death Penalty

Lee Kovarsky of the School of Law co-authored the article "Last Words for the Death Penalty" on acslaw.org - July1

July 2, 2015
Possible Treatment for MERS Revealed

E. Albert Reece and Matthew Frieman of the School of Medicine were quoted in the article "Possible Treatment for MERS Revealed" on iflscience.com scienceblog.com the-scientist.com - July 1

July 2, 2015
Health Professionals on the Move: July 2015

Laura Gamble, Cynthia Egan, Patricia J. Mitchell, Abba Poliakoff, William Kirwan, David J. Ingle, Terry B. Rogers, Debra H. Hudson, James Airey, Robert A. Cook, Ronald M. Powell, Louisa A. Peartree and Louis F. Angelos of the School of Medicine were pictured in the article, "Health Professionals on the Move: July 2015," on BaltimoreSun.com.  BaltimoreSun.com - July 1

July 2, 2015
Cavities and cholesterol

The School of Dentistry was mentioned in the article "Cavities and cholesterol" on thefreelibrary.com - July 1

July 2, 2015
Med-School Professor Tweets That Fox News And ‘American Sniper’ To Blame For Dylann Roof And Charleston Shooting

Faheem Younus of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Med-School Professor Tweets That Fox News And ‘American Sniper’ To Blame For Dylann Roof And Charleston Shooting" on dailycaller.com - July 1

July 2, 2015
LGG lead to discrete alterations in gut microbiota among elderly

Emiley Eloe-Fadrosh of the Institute for Genome Sciences at the School of Medicine was mentionedin the article "LGG lead to discrete alterations in gut microbiota among elderly" on helio.com - July 1

July 2, 2015
The Conservative Split on the Meaning of Marriage

Mark Graber of the School of Law was quoted in the Atlantic article "The Conservative Split on the Meaning of Marriage."  Atlantic - July 1

July 2, 2015
SOP Faculty Participates in White House Summit on Antibiotic Resistance

Nicole Brandt of the School of Pharmacy was quoted in the article, "SOP Faculty Participates in White House Summit on Antibiotic Resistance," on SOP News. SOP News - July 1

July 1, 2015
Last Words for the Death Penalty

Lee Kovarsky of the School of Law co-authored the Huffington Post article "Last Words for the Death Penalty." Huffington Post - June 30

July 1, 2015
Mummies looks more like a permanent exhibit than a temporary set-up and the real buzz around Artegon is Gods & Monsters

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Mummies looks more like a permanent exhibit than a temporary set-up and the real buzz around Artegon is Gods & Monsters " on orlandoweekly.com - July 1

July 1, 2015
Caret Begins Tenure as USM Chancellor

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article "Caret Begins Tenure as USM Chancellor" on UMB News. UMB News - July 1

July 1, 2015
Taking an Intersectional Approach to Online Violence

Danielle Citron of the School of Law was quoted in the Huffington Post article "Taking an Intersectional Approach to Online Violence." Huffington Post - June 30

July 1, 2015
Seniors being abused happens more often than you think

Michael Bond of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Seniors being abused happens more often than you think" on Star2.com - July 1

July 1, 2015
Regeneron Rapid Response Platform for Emerging Infectious Diseases Described in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Publication

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the CNN article "Regeneron Rapid Response Platform for Emerging Infectious Diseases Described in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Publication," and in a similar article on CIDRAP. cidrap.com - June 30 cnn.com - June 29

July 1, 2015
How a long-dead white supremacist still threatens the future of Virginia’s Indian tribes

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "How a long-dead white supremacist still threatens the future of Virginia’s Indian tribes," in the Washington Post.  Washington Post - July 1

July 1, 2015
MERS Help on the Horizon?

the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "MERS Help on the Horizon?" on The Scientist. The Scientist - July 1

July 1, 2015
American Academy of Nursing Announces 2015 Class of New Fellows 6.30.15

Carmel McComiskey of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "American Academy of Nursing Announces 2015 Class of New Fellows 6.30.15" on American Academy of Nursing. American Academy of Nursing - June 30

July 1, 2015
Maryland Gets New LEED NICU

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Maryland Gets New LEED NICU" in Commercial Property Executive. Commercial Property Executive - June 30

July 1, 2015
Enhanced Visualization with Lens Systems: Loupes and Microscopes

David Williams and Howard Strassler of the School of Dentistry co-authored the article "Enhanced Visualization with Lens Systems: Loupes and Microscopes" in the June 2025 edition of dentalaegis.com

July 1, 2015
Potential treatment to cure MERS identified

Matthew Frieman of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the Times of India article, "Potential treatment to cure MERS identified," and in a similar article in The Hindu. The Hindu Times of India - June 30

July 1, 2015
Novel Oral Anticoagulants

Amanda Schartel and Charmaine Rochester of the School of Pharmacy co-authored the article "Novel Oral Anticoagulants" that appeared in the June 2015 issue of pharmacypracticenews.com

July 1, 2015
Study suggests fermented foods may reduce social anxiety

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article "Study suggests fermented foods may reduce social anxiety" in the Standard Examiner. Standard Examiner - June 30

July 1, 2015
Molecule Protects Mice from Dangerous Overreaction to Viral Attack

E. Albert Reece and Vladmir Toschchakov of the School of Medicine were quoted in the article "Molecule Protects Mice from Dangerous Overreaction to Viral Attack" on alnmag.com - June 30

July 1, 2015
Nursing Informatics & Technology: A Blog for All Levels of Users

The School of Nursing was mentioned in the article "Nursing Informatics & Technology: A Blog for All Levels of Users" on Advanceweb.com. Advanceweb.com - July 1

July 1, 2015
MERS Help on the Horizon?

Matthew Frieman of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "MERS Help on the Horizon?" on HNGN and in The Scientist. The Scientist  HNGN - July 1

July 1, 2015
Profs. react on Twitter to Charleston shooting

Faheem Younas of the School of Medicine was featured in the article "Profs. react on Twitter to Charleston shooting" on Campus Reform. Campus Reform - July 1

July 1, 2015
The Conservative Split on the Meaning of Marriage

Mark Graber of the School of Law was quoted in the article "The Conservative Split on the Meaning of Marriage" on Yahoo News. Yahoo News - July 1

July 1, 2015
First-ever possible treatments for MERS Virus identified with discovery of two antibodies

Matthew Frieman of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Researchers identify two therapeutics that can treat MERS" on newsgram.com  jagranjosh.com  pharmacychoice.com  financialexpress.com  consumeraffairs.com  targethealth.com  freepressjournal.in  infectioncontroltoday.com scicasts - June 30

July 1, 2015
Older Athletes Have a Strikingly Young Fitness Age

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Older Athletes Have a Strikingly Young Fitness Age" in The New York Times. The New York Times - July 1

July 1, 2015
Why are so many foster kids taking psychiatric drugs?

Julie Zito of the School of Pharmacy was quoted in the article "Why are so many foster kids taking psychiatric drugs?" on Deseret News. Deseret News - July 1

July 1, 2015
U.S. Cardiac Arrest Survival Rates Around 6 Percent for Those Occurring Outside of a Hospital; New IOM Report Recommends Strategies to Improve Survival Rates

Robin Newhouse of the School of Nursing was mentioned in the article "U.S. Cardiac Arrest Survival Rates Around 6 Percent for Those Occurring Outside of a Hospital;
New IOM Report Recommends Strategies to Improve Survival Rates" on nationalacademies.org - July 1

July 1, 2015
New Members for SOL Board of Visitors

Donald Tobin of the School of Law was quoted in the article "New Members for SOL Board of Visitors" on umaryland.edu  baltimore.citybizlist.com - June 30

July 1, 2015
Re-Defining Marriage & Family w/ Law Professor & Author Martha Ertman

Martha Ertman of the School of Law was featured in the podcast "Re-Defining Marriage & Family w/ Law Professor & Author Martha Ertman" on blogtalkradio.com - June 29

News, Hot Topics, & Press Releases

July 30, 2015  |  UM School of Nursing Conference Marks 25th Anniversary

July 28, 2015  |  The University of Maryland, Baltimore continued its discussion on race July 28.

press release

July 28, 2015  |  Maryland Law Schools, MSBA Announce Legal Incubator Program for Recent Graduates

in the news

July 28, 2015  |  Students combine science and fun at UMB

in the news

July 24, 2015  |  Russell Strickland of CHHS will be Executive Director of MEMA

July 23, 2015  |  Congressman Elijah Cummings visited the YouthWorks biomedical students at UMB in July 2015.

July 20, 2015  |  A new strategy using patients' own genetically altered immune cells has shown promise in fighting blood cancer.

July 20, 2015  |  Rep. C. A. "Dutch" Ruppersberger is shown the breadth of UMB's community outreach.

July 17, 2015  |  A prestigious national group awards a BUILD grant to Promise Heights to help prevent youth violence in the Upton/Druid Heights neighborhood.

July 16, 2015  |  The School of Pharmacy and the National Organization for Rare Disorders has received a grant to fund patient-centered training programs.

July 16, 2015  |  Project focuses on establishing interprofessional collaborative primary care practice that serves an ethnically diverse population.

press release

July 15, 2015  |  Perman Receives John M. Dennis Award for Professional Health Education in Western Maryland

July 14, 2015  |  School of Medicine researchers identify novel compounds that may treat depression rapidly with few side effects.

July 7, 2015  |  University System of Maryland Chancellor Robert L. Caret says system staff will take an “active role” in the governor’s volunteering initiative.

July 6, 2015  |  Pharmacy Professor Nicole Brandt provides pharmacist’s perspective on the potential of antibiotic stewardship programs to combat antibiotic resistance.

hot topic

July 1, 2015  |  Markus Rauschecker'00, JD, is new CCHS Cybersecurity Program Manager

June 30, 2015  |  New chancellor outlines agenda for advancing educational and research excellence.

June 30, 2015  |  School of Medicine researcher identifies to promising candidates to prevent and treat Middle East Respiratory Syndrome.