November 2015

UMB In the News

December 1, 2015
BTE Names University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation, Global Research Partner

Mark Rogers of the School of Medicine was quoted in the story "BTE Names University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation, Global Research Partner" on BusinessWire.com and PhysicalTherapyProducts. Dec. 1

December 1, 2015
The brains of men and women aren’t really that different, study finds

Margaret McCarthy of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Science story "The brains of men and women aren’t really that different, study finds." A similar story ran in Business Insider, the New Scientist and in the Mirror. Nov. 30

December 1, 2015
Some Topical Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Can Rival Oral Versions

Marc Hochberg of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Wall Street Journal story "Some Topical Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Can Rival Oral Versions." Nov. 30

November 30, 2015
Chancellor Caret "Truly Home" In Maryland

Jay A. Perman of the Unversity of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article, "Chancellor Caret "Truly Home" In Maryland," on UMB News. Nov. 25

November 30, 2015
Joe Surkiewicz: MLSC honors lawyers for helping low-income Marylanders

Maureen A. Sweeney of the School of Law was mentioned in the article, "Joe Surkiewicz: MLSC honors lawyers for helping low-income Marylanders," in the Daily Record. Nov. 27

November 30, 2015
ALEI Conference Explores Legal, Agricultural Topics

Donald B. Tobin and Michael Pappas of the School of Law were mentioned in the article "ALEI Conference Explores Legal, Agricultural Topics," on UMB News. Nov. 25

November 30, 2015
Freddie Gray judge prosecuted police misconduct for Justice Department

The School of Law was mentioned in the article "Freddie Gray judge prosecuted police misconduct for Justice Department," in the Baltimore Sun. Nov. 28  The article was excerpted on Maryland Reporter. Nov. 30

November 30, 2015
Before stabbing, high school program tried to reach troubled youths

Rachel Donegan of the School of Social Work was quoted in the article, "Before stabbing, high school program tried to reach troubled youths,"  in the Baltimore Sun. Nov. 25

November 30, 2015
Farm transition workshop set for Dec. 10

The Agriculture Law Education Initiative was mentioned in the article "Farm transition workshop set for Dec. 10" on Morning Ag Clips. Nov. 30

November 30, 2015
TEDCO names new head of Maryland Venture Fund

The University of Maryland BioPark was mentioned in the Technical.ly Baltimore story "TEDCO names new head of Maryland Venture Fund." Nov. 25

November 30, 2015
All Eyes On Porter For First Freddie Gray Trial

Doug Colbert of the School of Law was quoted in the story "All Eyes On Porter For First Freddie Gray Trial" on WYPR. Nov. 29

November 30, 2015
New Ebola vaccine safe, stimulates strong immune response

Myron Levine of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "New Ebola vaccine safe, stimulates strong immune response" on MoneyLife.in. Nov. 29

November 30, 2015
It's a wrap for the Mummies exhibit at the Orlando Science Center

Ronn Wade of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the story "It's a wrap for the Mummies exhibit at the Orlando Science Center" in the Orlando Sentinel. Nov. 29

November 30, 2015
When Adults Struggle With Their Relationships

Geoffrey Greif of the School of Social Work wrote the blog post, "When Adults Struggle With Their Relationships," which mentioned Michael Woolley, in Psychology Today. Nov. 25

November 30, 2015
Who will be the 12 men and women to serve on the first trial in Freddie Gray case?

Doug Colbert of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Who will be the 12 men and women to serve on the first trial in Freddie Gray case?" in The Washington Post. Nov. 29

November 30, 2015
Tips to prevent heartburn during Thanksgiving

Bruce Greenwald of the School of Medicine was featured in the story "Tips to prevent heartburn during Thanksgiving" in the Baltimore Times. Nov. 25

November 30, 2015
School of Medicine students serve Thanksgiving dinner

Student Jake Danoff of the School of Medicine was interviewed in the story, "School of Medicine students serve Thanksgiving dinner," on WBFF-TV and a similar story appeared on WBAL-TV. Nov 26. Dean E. Albert Reece was pictured in a caption in print editions of the Baltimore Sun. No link available. Nov. 27

November 30, 2015
9 Things That Are Surprisingly Good for Your Health

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "9 Things That Are Surprisingly Good for Your Health" on Yahoo News. Nov. 26

November 30, 2015
Local Reception in Honor of Governor Hogan Recovery (Photo Essay)

Aaron Rapoport of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the story "Local Reception in Honor of Governor Hogan Recovery (Photo Essay)" in Baltimore Jewish Life. Nov. 25

November 30, 2015
Complex hospital infection data confuses consumers

Max Masnick of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Complex hospital infection data confuses consumers" in Science Daily. Nov. 26

November 30, 2015
Study: Air evacuating casualties might do more harm than good

Alan Faden of the School of Medicine was quoted in the story "Study: Air evacuating casualties might do more harm than good" in the Washington Post. A similar story ran on EurekAlert! and Small Wars Journal. Nov. 30

November 30, 2015
My Turn: Voters should be asking candidates how they intend to work with Congress

Mike Beland of the School of Law wrote the article "My Turn: Voters should be asking candidates how they intend to work with Congress" on Political Monitor. Nov. 26

November 30, 2015
AASLD 2015: High Cure Rate for People Retreated After Failure of Short Course DAA Therapy

Eleanor Wilson of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "AASLD 2015: High Cure Rate for People Retreated After Failure of Short Course DAA Therapy" on HIVandHepatitis.com. Nov. 25

November 30, 2015
New Research Could Aid in the Fight Against Age-Related Hearing Loss

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "New Research Could Aid in the Fight Against Age-Related Hearing Loss" in BioTechniques. Nov. 25

November 30, 2015
Are U.S. malls ready for Paris-style terror attack?

Michael Greenberger of the School of Law and the Center for Health and Homeland Security was quoted in the article "Are U.S. malls ready for Paris-style terror attack?" on CBS News and WDJT-TV. Nov. 25

November 30, 2015
Community Briefs

The Agriculture Law Education Initiative was mentioned in the article "Community Briefs" in the Cumberland Times-News. Nov. 25

November 30, 2015
Mikulski's well deserved honor

University of Maryland, Baltimore president Jay A. Perman wrote the letter to the editor, "Mikulski's well deserved honor," which mentioned the School of Social Work, in The Baltimore Sun. Nov.25

November 30, 2015
Commentary: 5 myths about the common cold

Neda Frayha of the School of Medicine wrote the article "Commentary: 5 myths about the common cold"in The Chicago Tribune. Nov. 25

November 25, 2015
Family fights to stay clean after baby born addicted to methadone

Colleen Driscoll of the School of Medicine was interviewed for the story "Family fights to stay clean after baby born addicted to methadone" on WBAL-TV. Nov. 24

November 25, 2015
Integration of Primary Care, Mental Health Sorely Needed, Says Panel

Howard Goldman of the School of Medicine was interviewed for the article "Integration of Primary Care, Mental Health Sorely Needed, Says Panel" on aafp.oprg. Nov. 24

November 25, 2015
AAP Salutes Achievements in Periodontics

Paul Rosen of the School of Dentistry was featured in the article "AAP Salutes Achievements in Periodontics" in Dentistry Today. Nov. 24

November 25, 2015
A First, But Incomplete, Measure of Adoption Success

Richard Barth of the School of Social Work was quoted in the article "A First, But Incomplete, Measure of Adoption Success" in The Chronicle of Social Change. Nov. 24

November 25, 2015
Student in critical condition after stabbing inside Baltimore's Renaissance Academy

Hallie Atwater of the School of Social Work was interviewed in a video and quoted in the Baltimore Sun article, "Student in critical condition after stabbing inside Baltimore's Renaissance Academy," and in reports on WMAR-TV.  Similar articles and video, including an interview with Rachel Donegan of the School, appeared on WBAL-TV. Nov.  24

November 25, 2015
ASH Recognizes Curt Civin, MD, and Craig Kitchens, MD, MACP, for Outstanding Mentorship

Curt Civin of the School of Medicine was featured in the article "ASH Recognizes Curt Civin, MD, and Craig Kitchens, MD, MACP,  for Outstanding Mentorship" on The Asco Post. Nov. 25

November 24, 2015
Where Will Cities Be in Five Years?

The University of Maryland BioPark was mentioned in the article "Where Will Cities Be in Five Years?" on Technical/ly/Baltimore. Nov. 23

November 24, 2015
Jay A. Perman, MD

UMB President Jay Perman delivered the commentary entitled "Jay A. Perman" on WYPR-FM. Nov 24

November 24, 2015
HCV: 4 Weeks Too Short for Treatment With New Drugs

Anita Kohli of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "HCV: 4 Weeks Too Short for Treatment With New Drugs" on Medscape.com. Nov. 24

November 24, 2015
Student in critical condition after stabbing inside Renaissance Academy high school in Baltimore

Rachel Donegan of the School of Social Work was quoted in the article "Student in critical condition after stabbing inside Renaissance Academy high school in Baltimore" in The Baltimore Sun. Nov. 24

November 24, 2015
President's Q&A: Diversity and Safety Among Topics

Jay A. Perman and Milland Reed of the University of Maryland, Baltimore were quoted in the article, "President's Q&A: Diversity and Safety Among Topics," on UMB News. Nov. 23

November 24, 2015
Welfare Reform’s Broken Promises Exposed Again

Lisa Thiebaud Nicoli of the School of Social Work was quoted in the article, "Welfare Reform’s Broken Promises Exposed Again" on Campaign for America's Future. Nov. 19

November 24, 2015
Study finds that Ebola vaccine is safe, stimulating strong immune responses

Milagritos Tapia, Kirsten Lyke, and Samba Sow of the School of Medicine were mentioned in the article, "Study finds that Ebola vaccine is safe, stimulating strong immune responses," on bioprepwatch and Africa Newswire. Nov. 24

November 24, 2015
Light therapy may help non-seasonal depression: study

Teodor Postolache of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Light therapy may help non-seasonal depression: study," on the Globe and Mail . Nov. 19

November 24, 2015
According to Scientists: Comedy Movies are Beneficial to Health

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "According to Scientists: Comedy Movies are Beneficial to Health," in 50connect.co.uk. Nov. 23

November 24, 2015
New Mummies, New Galleries, New Stories in Mummies of the World: The Exhibition Opening December 18 at the Leonardo

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the story, "New Mummies, New Galleries, New Stories in Mummies of the World: The Exhibition Opening December 18 at the Leonardo," on UtahPulse.com. Nov. 22

November 24, 2015
Neurosurgical Products Pipeline Review 2015

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article, "Neurosurgical Products Pipeline Review 2015," on MyNewsDesk and beforeitsnews.com. Nov. 23

November 24, 2015
Complex numeric data on hospital-acquired infections confuses consumers

Max Masnick of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Eurekalert story "Complex numeric data on hospital-acquired infections confuses consumers." A similar story appeared in News-Medical.net, Infection Control Today  medicalxpress.com and myInforms.com Nov. 24

November 24, 2015
Baltimore Chefs Create Great

Thomas Scalea of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Baltimore Style story "Baltimore Chefs Create Great." December 2015

November 24, 2015
Do PPE woes mean it’s time to scale back contact precautions?

Daniel Morgan of the School of Medicine was quoted in the story "Do PPE woes mean it’s time to scale back contact precautions?" on AHC Media. Dec. 1

November 23, 2015
Why YouTube is offering legal support for users threatened with takedowns

James Grimmelmann of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Why YouTube is offering legal support for users threatened with takedowns" in the Christian Science Monitor. Nov. 22

November 23, 2015
Ebola vaccine shows strong response in clinical trails

Myron Levine of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Ebola vaccine shows strong response in clinical trails" in the International Business Times. Nov. 21

November 23, 2015
In Baltimore, Distrust of Doctors Impedes HIV Prevention

The Institute of Human Virology at the School of Medicine was mentioned in the story "In Baltimore, Distrust of Doctors Impedes HIV Prevention" on Black AIDS Institute. Nov. 20

November 23, 2015
Leakin Park chapel preservation effort recalls the philanthropy of its owner

The University of Maryland BioPark was mentioned in the Baltimore Sun story "Leakin Park chapel preservation effort recalls the philanthropy of its owner." Nov. 20

November 23, 2015
Biotech Lays Foundation for International Medical Breakthrough

Henry Lowe of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article, "Biotech Lays Foundation for International Medical Breakthrough" in The Gleaner and  Entorno Inteligente. Nov. 20

November 23, 2015
Upcoming Webinars From RadSite to Focus on PACS, Medicolegal Concerns…

Eliot Siegel of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article, "Upcoming Webinars From RadSite to Focus on PACS, Medicolegal Concerns…," on Pub Memo. Nov. 20

November 23, 2015
'Winter Blues' Light Therapy Also Treats Non-Seasonal Depression

Teodor Postolache of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Reuters article "'Winter Blues' Light Therapy Also Treats Non-Seasonal Depression" on foxnews.com, Egypt Independent, the Globe and Mail and  Newsmax Online. Nov. 20

November 23, 2015
Associate to BSN partnership to meet needs of hospitals

Jane Kirschling of the School of Nursing was quoted and Jay A. Perman and Bruce Jarrell of the University of Maryland, Baltimore were mentioned in the article, "Associate to BSN partnership to meet needs of hospitals," in SoMdNews.com. Nov. 20.

November 23, 2015
Baltimore's Top Doctors 2015

Carol Greene, Nader Hanna, Linda Martin, Stephen Bartlett, John Caccamese, Robert Ord, Virginia Keane, Richard Lichenstein, James Campbell, Anjali Malkani, Eric Strauch, Teresa York, Laide Jinadu, Susan Mendley, Joshua Abzug, Roger Voigt, Anayansi Lasso-Pirot, Sheri Slezak and Brian Berman, all of the School of Medicine, were named to Baltimore magazine's Top Doctors 2015. November 2015

November 23, 2015
Hell and High Fever

Lewis Rubinson of the School of Medicine was featured and Myron Levine of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Baltimore magazine story "Hell and High Fever." November 2015

November 23, 2015
For face transplant recipients, some of the healing is psychological

Mark Ehrenreich of the School of Medicine was quoted in the story "For face transplant recipients, some of the healing is psychological" in the Los Angeles Times. Nov. 20

November 23, 2015
Better understanding your period could help unlock your workout potential

May Blanchard of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Washington Post story "Better understanding your period could help unlock your workout potential." Nov. 20

November 23, 2015
When violence leads to sleep problems in children

Emerson Wickwire and Laurel Kiser of the School of Medicine were quoted in the story "When violence leads to sleep problems in children" in the Baltimore Sun. Nov. 22

November 20, 2015
Commentary: The time is now for Md. to adopt the Uniform Bar Examination

Joseph Sweeny of the School of Law co-authored the piece "Commentary: The time is now for Md. to adopt the Uniform Bar Examination" in the Daily Record. Nov. 19

November 20, 2015
University of Maryland's Ebola vaccine declared safe and effective

Myron Levine and E. Albert Reece of the School of Medicine were quoted in the Vaccine News Daily story "University of Maryland's Ebola vaccine declared safe and effective." A similar story ran in BioPrepWatch, Gizmodo India and in Innovation Toronto. Nov. 19

November 20, 2015
Bio-tech lays foundation for international medical breakthrough

Henry Lowe of the School of Medicine was featured in the article "Bio-tech lays foundation for international medical breakthrough" in The Gleaner. Nov. 20

November 20, 2015
Expert: Don't let terror dictate your travel

Michael Greenberger of the School of Law and the Center for Health and Homeland Security was interviewed for the segment "Expert: Don't let terror dictate your travel" on WBAL-TV. Nov. 19

November 20, 2015
Kenya, Nigeria receive grants to improve health services

Robert Gallo and Robert Redfield of the School of Medicine were quoted in the article "Kenya, Nigeria receive grants to improve health services" on Vaccine Daily News. Nov. 19

November 20, 2015
Webinar, CE course helps dentists learn work in long-term care facilities

Janet Yellowitz of the School of Dentistry was mentioned in the article "Webinar, CE course helps dentists learn work in long-term care facilities" on ADA News. Nov. 19

November 20, 2015
Sonny side up — the All Blacks are alright

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Sonny side up — the All Blacks are alright" in The Medical Independent. Nov. 19

November 20, 2015
Light therapy may ease depression, not just winter blues

Teodor Postolache of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Light therapy may ease depression, not just winter blues" on Niagara Falls Review, CANOE, and the Toronto Sun. Nov. 19

November 20, 2015
Study Identifies Factors Predictive of Response to Risperidone

Paul Shepard of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Study Identifies Factors Predictive of Response to Risperidone" in Psychiatric News. Nov. 19

November 20, 2015
Education program seeks to address diversity in heath care workforce

Robin Saunders of the UMB CURE Scholars Program was quoted in the segment "Education program seeks to address diversity in heath care workforce" on WBAL-TV. Nov. 19

November 20, 2015
Teens at Center of Custody Battle Found After Two Years

Geoffrey Greif of the School of Social Work was quoted in the article "Teens at Center of Custody Battle Found After Two Years" on Yahoo News. Nov. 19

November 20, 2015
What Your Poop Reveals About Your Health

Jean-Pierre Raufman of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "What Your Poop Reveals About Your Health" on Graphic.com. Nov. 19

November 20, 2015
CSM, UMSON Program Registration Deadline is Dec. 1 for Spring Semester

UMB President Jay Perman, chief academic and research officer Bruce Jarrell, and School of Nursing dean Jane Kirschling were mentioned in the article "CSM, UMSON Program Registration Deadline is Dec. 1 for Spring Semester" on Southern Maryland Online. Nov. 19

November 20, 2015
VA Maryland Health Care System Surgeon and Researcher Finds Way to Prevent Vascular Scarring

Thomas Monahan of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "VA Maryland Health Care System Surgeon and Researcher Finds Way to Prevent Vascular Scarring" in the Houston Chronicle, PressReleaseRocket.net, PRWeb and SFGate.com. Nov. 19

November 20, 2015
Grand jury indictments in Freddie Gray case may indicate prosecution weakness

David Gray of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Grand jury indictments in Freddie Gray case may indicate prosecution weakness" on Arcamax.com. Nov. 20

November 20, 2015
Pro Bono Goes Global

The School of Law was mentioned in the article "Pro Bono Goes Global" in the Stanford Social Innovation Review. Winter 2016

November 19, 2015
Program to bolster Baltimore students from cradle to career

Bronwyn Mayden of the School of Social Work wrote the op-ed, "Program to bolster Baltimore students from cradle to career," in the Baltimore Sun. Nov. 19

November 19, 2015
Leading Women Winners

Robyn Christine Gilden of the School of Nursing and Tisa Silver Canady of the University of Maryland, Baltimore were listed in the article, "Leading Women Winners," in the Daily Record. Nov. 18

November 19, 2015
Tisa Silver Canady

Tisa Silver Canady of the University of Maryland, Baltimore was featured in the article, "Tisa Silver Canady," in the Daily Record. Nov. 18

November 19, 2015
Robyn Christine Gilden

Robyn Christine Gilden of the School of Nursing was featured in the article, "Robyn Christine Gilden," in the Daily Record. Nov. 18 

November 19, 2015
Second man in transport van with Freddie Gray to testify at officer's trial

Doug Colbert of the School of Law was quoted in the segment "Second man in transport van with Freddie Gray to testify at officer's trial" on WBAL-TV. Nov. 18

November 19, 2015
New Plant Rule Fight Another Front In Clean Power War

Robert Percival of the School of Law was interviewed for the article "New Plant Rule Fight Another Front In Clean Power War"on law360.com. Nov. 13

November 19, 2015
Technology Saves Triathlete Who Suffered Nearly Fatal Heatstroke

Thomas Scalea and Rolf Barth of the School of Medicine were quoted in the story "Technology Saves Triathlete Who Suffered Nearly Fatal Heatstroke" on WJZ-TV. Nov. 18

November 19, 2015
Doctors and nurses work to save lives as Baltimore's murder rate climbs

Andrew Pollak of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Doctors and nurses work to save lives as Baltimore's murder rate climbs" on foxbaltimore.com. Nov. 19

November 19, 2015
American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare To Induct Fellows

School of Social Work dean Richard Barth was quoted in the article "American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare To Induct Fellows" on Social Work Helper. Nov. 18

November 19, 2015
Scripps scientists ID weakness-attacking antibodies in pursuit of HIV vaccine

Robert Gallo of the Institute of Human Virology was mentioned in the article "Scripps scientists ID weakness-attacking antibodies in pursuit of HIV vaccine" on FierceVaccines.com. Nov. 18

November 19, 2015
Mental health movement grows

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Mental health movement grows" in The Sauk Prairie Eagle. Nov. 18

November 19, 2015
After you with the shovel

The School of Pharmacy was mentioned in the article "After you with the shovel" on Dentistry.co.uk. Nov. 18

November 19, 2015
University of Maryland School of Medicine Study Finds that Ebola Vaccine is Safe and Stimulates Strong Immune Responses in Adults in Mali and USA

Myron Levine and E. Albert Reece of the School of Medicine were quoted and Samba Sow, Kirsten Lyke, Milagritos Tapia, Marcelo Sztein, Rezwanul Wahid, and James Campbell of the School of Medicine were mentioned in the article "University of Maryland School of Medicine Study Finds that Ebola Vaccine is Safe and Stimulates Strong Immune Responses in Adults in Mali and USA" on dddmag.com, Healthcanal.com, MedicalXpress.com, International Business Times, Nigeria Sun, Mangalorean.com, and The Time of India. Nov. 18

November 19, 2015
New Mummies, New Galleries, New Stories in Mummies of the World: The Exhibition Opening December 18 at the Leonardo

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "New Mummies, New Galleries, New Stories in Mummies of the World: The Exhibition Opening December 18 at the Leonardo" on Reuters, Investorpoint.com, and Bloomberg News. Nov. 18

November 18, 2015
Dr. Pam Peeke On The Link Between Fat And Stress

Pam Peeke of the School of Medicine was interviewed for the Maryland Morning segment, "Dr. Pam Peeke On The Link Between Fat And Stress," on WYPR-FM. Nov. 18 

November 18, 2015
Alternative Dispute Resolution in Family Law

Jana Singer and Martha Ertman of the School of Law were quoted in the article "Alternative Dispute Resolution in Family Law" on UMB News. Nov. 17

November 18, 2015
Gov. Hogan: 'Cancer-free' in Scan at UMMC

Aaron Rapoport of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Gov. Hogan: 'Cancer-free' in Scan at UMMC" on UMB News. Nov. 17

November 18, 2015
Supporting Student Mental Health

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Supporting Student Mental Health" on Advance for Nurses. Nov. 18

November 18, 2015
BWMC aims to cut readmission rates with transitional care facility

Christopher deBorja of the School of Medicine was quoted in the story "BWMC aims to cut readmission rates with transitional care facility" in the Baltimore Sun. Nov. 18

November 18, 2015
Helping Patients at Home and Abroad

Salin Nhean of the School of Pharmacy was featured in the story "Helping Patients at Home and Abroad" in Pharmacy Times. Nov. 16

November 18, 2015
Jay A. Perman, MD - 10/17/15

UMB President Jay A. Perman delivered the opinion segment "Jay A. Perman, MD - 11/24/15" on WYPR-FM. Nov. 17

November 18, 2015
Ebola Vaccine Stimulates Immune Response

Myron Levine and E. Albert Reece of the School of Medicine were quoted and Milagritos Tapia, Kirsten Lyke, Marcela Sztein, Rezwanul Wahid, James Campbell and Samba Sow of the School of Medicine were mentioned in the article "Ebola Vaccine Stimulates Immune Response" on UMB News. November 17

November 17, 2015
Center for Urban Families launches workforce development program at West Baltimore school

The University of Maryland, Baltimore and Promise Heights were mentioned in the article, "Center for Urban Families launches workforce development program at West Baltimore school," in the Baltimore Sun. Nov. 16

November 17, 2015
Emotional Hogan declares ‘I am 100 percent cancer free’

Aaron Rapoport of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article, "Emotional Hogan declares ‘I am 100 percent cancer free’" in the Daily Record., the Washington Times and in an Associated Press article in the News-Post, ABC.news, US News and World Report, Fox News and other outlets. Nov. 16  The articles were excerpted on CenterMaryland.org and MarylandReporter.com Nov. 17

November 17, 2015
Enforcing Your Company’s Brand Takes Center Stage at ACC Baltimore and Maryland State Bar Association Joint Program

Michelle Harner of the School of Law was mentioned in the article "Enforcing Your Company’s Brand Takes Center Stage at ACC Baltimore and Maryland State Bar Association Joint Program" on Inhouseaccess.com. Nov. 16

November 17, 2015
Waist Warriors Unite! 4 Tips and Tools for Minimizing Belly Fat

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine wrote the article "Waist Warriors Unite! 4 Tips and Tools for Minimizing Belly Fat"on mariasfarmcountrykitchen.com. Nov. 17

November 17, 2015
E, Albert Reece | U. OF MD. SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

School of Medicine dean E. Albert Reece was featured in the article "E, Albert Reece | U. OF MD. SCHOOL OF MEDICINE" in The Daily Record. Nov. 16

November 17, 2015
City Council votes to eliminate property taxes for UM BioPark developer for 5 years

The University of Maryland BioPark was featured in the article "City Council votes to eliminate property taxes for UM BioPark developer for 5 years" in the Baltimore Sun and The Orlando Sentinel. Nov. 16 The article was excerpted on CenterMaryland.org . Nov. 17

November 17, 2015
Maryland Safety Concerns After Deadly Paris Attacks

Michael Greenberger of the School of Law and the Center for Health and Homeland Security was interviewed for the segment "Maryland Safety Concerns After Deadly Paris Attacks" on WJZ-TV. Nov. 16

November 16, 2015
New Life For Pig-To-Human Transplants, University of Maryland Reveals

Lars Burdorf of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "New Life For Pig-To-Human Transplants, University of Maryland Reveals" on BioSpace.com. Nov.16

November 16, 2015
What to do about whooping cough?

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Nicholas Carbonetti of the School of Medicine wrote the piece "What to do about whooping cough?" on OUPblog. Nov. 13

November 16, 2015
Destruction of Alleged Baltimore Civil Rights Landmark Draws Criticism

The School of Law was mentioned in the article, "Destruction of Alleged Baltimore Civil Rights Landmark Draws Criticism," in Afro.com . Nov. 14

November 16, 2015
Historian: Dentistry has 'come a very long way'

Scott D. Swank of the School of Dentistry was quoted in article, "Historian: Dentistry has 'come a very long way," in the Herald Mail. Nov. 14

November 16, 2015
NASW Celebrates 60th Anniversary with Forum on Ethics, Family Well-Being, and Equity

School of Social Work dean Richard Barth was mentioned in the article "NASW Celebrates 60th Anniversary with Forum on Ethics, Family Well-Being, and Equity" on socialworkhelper.com. Nov.16

November 16, 2015
Aleshire challenges sexual human-trafficking claim

Amelia Rubenstein of the School of Social Workwas mentioned in the article, "Aleshire challenges sexual human-trafficking claim,"  in the Herald Mail. Nov. 12

November 16, 2015
Four African American Scholars Selected for Prestigious Honors

School of Medicine dean E. Albert Reece was featured in the article "Four African American Scholars Selected for Prestigious Honors" in The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education. Nov. 134

November 16, 2015
As Activists Rally, Baltimore to Decide Fate of Several Schools

Rachel Donegan of the School of Social Work was quoted in the article "As Activists Rally, Baltimore to Decide Fate of Several Schools" on Educationnews.org. Nov. 15

November 16, 2015
‘Business courts’ take on complex corporate conflicts

Michelle Harner of the School of Law was quoted in the article "‘Business courts’ take on complex corporate conflicts" in theledger.com. Nov.15

November 16, 2015
Tips to dodge the flu while traveling

Kalpana Shere-Wolf of the School of Medicine was interviewed for the story "Tips to dodge the flu while traveling" on WMAR-TV. Nov. 14

November 16, 2015
Do You Really Need a Statin to Lower Cholesterol?

Michael Miller of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Do You Really Need a Statin to Lower Cholesterol?" on WebMD. Nov. 15

November 16, 2015
Is "Hello Barbie" Every Parent's Worst Nightmare?

Danielle Citron of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Is "Hello Barbie" Every Parent's Worst Nightmare?" on The Kernel. Nov. 15

November 16, 2015
Cancer is on the Rise Globally...What Can The Public Believe When It Comes to Clinical Studies?

Peter Doshi of the School of Pharmacy was mentioned in the article "Cancer is on the Rise Globally...What Can The Public Believe When It Comes to Clinical Studies?" in PreventDisease.com. Nov.13

November 16, 2015
Unsettling finding from CDC investigation: Tapeworms can transmit cancer cells to humans

Matthew Laurens of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Unsettling finding from CDC investigation: Tapeworms can transmit cancer cells to humans" in the Ames Tribune and the Watertown Daily Times. Nov. 13

November 16, 2015
Five myths about the common cold

Neda Frayha of the School of Medicine wrote the opinion piece "Five myths about the common cold" on Masslive.com and in The Washington Post. and NDTV. Nov. 13

November 16, 2015
Kids Under The Age of 11 Banned From Heading Soccer Balls

Teri McCambridge of the School of Medicine was interviewed for the segment "Kids Under The Age of 11 Banned From Heading Soccer Balls" on WBAL radio. Nov. 13

November 16, 2015
As Activists Rally, Baltimore to Choose Fate of Numerous Schools

The School of Social Work was mentioned in the article "As Activists Rally, Baltimore to Choose Fate of Numerous Schools" on Besteducationnews.com. Nov.15

November 16, 2015
School of medicine researchers work to develop GammaPod for breast cancer therapy

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "School of medicine researchers work to develop GammaPod for breast cancer therapy" in The Diamondback. Nov. 15

November 16, 2015
‘Pathological’ Doesn’t Mean What Trump Thinks It Means (With Video)

William Carpenter of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Washington Post article "‘Pathological’ Doesn’t Mean What Trump Thinks It Means (With Video)," which also appeared in the Times Record. Nov.13

November 13, 2015
$30M Mount Vernon apartments approved

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article, "$30M Mount Vernon apartments approved," in the Daily Record. Nov. 12

November 13, 2015
Vaginal births after cesarean delivery

Pablo Argeles of the School of Medicine was interviewed for the segment "Vaginal births after cesarean delivery" on WBFF-TV. Nov. 12

November 13, 2015
Facilitated Communication Is a Cult That Won’t Die

The University of Maryland BioPark was mentioned in the article "Facilitated Communication Is a Cult That Won’t Die" on Slate. Nov.12

November 13, 2015
American College of Prosthodontists (ACP) Elects Six New Officers

Carl Driscoll of the School of Dentistry was featured in the article "American College of Prosthodontists (ACP) Elects Six New Officers" in Virtual Strategy Magazine and MarketWatch . Nov. 12

November 13, 2015
Worried TPP Will Hurt Workers? This Case Will Provide Some Clues.

Marley Weiss of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Worried TPP Will Hurt Workers? This Case Will Provide Some Clues." in Common Dreams. Nov. 12

November 13, 2015
Commodities giants forced to suspend dividends

Michael Greenberger of the School of Law and the Center for Health and Homeland Security was interviewed for the segment "Commodities giants forced to suspend dividends" on Marketplace. Nov. 12

November 13, 2015
Effecting Change Through Law

School of Law dean Donald Tobin was featured in the program segment "Effecting Change Through Law" on WYPR-FM. Nov. 12

November 13, 2015
Kenya gets Sh1.3b US grant for public health labs

Robert Gallo of the Institute of Human Virology was quoted and Sylvia Ojoo of IHV was mentioned in the article "Kenya gets Sh1.3b US grant for public health labs" in the Daily Nation, EIN News, and AllAfrica.com. Nov. 13

November 12, 2015
Want To Make A School Better? Get Kids To Show Up

The School of Dentistry was mentioned in the article, "Want To Make A School Better? Get Kids To Show Up," on NPR.org and on WNYC.org. Nov. 12

November 12, 2015
E. Albert Reece

E. Albert Reece of the School of Medicine was featured in the article, "E. Albert Reece,"  in the Batlimore Business Journal. Nov. 11

November 12, 2015
HIV/AIDS expert Robert Gallo, M.D., to speak at UNMC

Robert Gallo of the Institute of Human Virology at the School of Medicine was quoted in the story "HIV/AIDS expert Robert Gallo, M.D., to speak at UNMC" on unmc.edu. Nov. 11

November 12, 2015
Applications on pace after riots, as colleges watch closely

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article, "Applications on pace after riots, as colleges watch closely," in the Baltimore Sun. Nov. 11

November 12, 2015
ASH 2015 Honorific and Mentor Award Recipients

Curt Civin of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the Oncology Times story "ASH 2015 Honorific and Mentor Award Recipients." Nov. 25

November 12, 2015
Happy ending for the happy couple -- and their mothers

Mohan Suntha of the School of Medicine was quoted in the Baltimore Sun and Towson Times story "Happy ending for the happy couple -- and their mothers." Nov. 12

November 12, 2015
Dr. Stephen C. Jacobs, Baltimore surgeon and urologist, dies

Stephen Jacobs of the School of Medicine was featured and Michael Naslund of the School of Medicine was quoted in the obituary "Dr. Stephen C. Jacobs, Baltimore surgeon and urologist, dies" in the Baltimore Sun. Nov. 12

November 12, 2015
NY coal settlement could be climate canary

Robert Percival of the School of Law was quoted in the article "NY coal settlement could be climate canary" on Jewocity.com. Nov. 12

November 12, 2015
Business courts take on complex corporate conflicts

Michelle Harner of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Business courts take on complex corporate conflicts" on The Gulf Today. Nov. 12

November 12, 2015
Institute advises students to abstain from sexual activities

The Institute of Human Virology was mentioned in the article "Institute advises students to abstain from sexual activities" on News 24 Nigeria. Nov. 11

November 12, 2015
After data thefts, customers often left in the dark

Michael Greenberger of the School of Law and the Center for Health and Homeland Security was quoted and Jules Szanton of CHHS was mentioned in the story "After data thefts, customers often left in the dark" on CBS News. Nov. 11

November 12, 2015
What Happens To Your Body When You Start Doing Yoga

The School of Nursing was mentioned in the article "What Happens To Your Body When You Start Doing Yoga" on Rodale's Organic Life. Nov. 11

November 12, 2015
IHV Grant Improves African Health Services

Robert Gallo and Robert Redfield of the Institute of Human Virology were quoted and Sylvia Ojoo of the Institute of Human Virology was mentioned in the article "IHV Grant Improves African Health Services" on UMB News, The Baltimore Sun, Digital Journal, Bloomberg News, Pharmiweb, BioSpace, Citibizlist, and in the Baltimore Business Journal. Nov. 11 The Baltimore Sun article was excerpted on CenterMaryland. Nov. 12

November 11, 2015
Direct Connection | Live Stream

Matthew Weir of the School of Medicine was featured in the program "Direct Connection | Live Stream" on MPT. Nov. 9

November 11, 2015
Missing Alabama Boy Found 13 Years Later in Ohio: 'I Simply Want To Be Normal'

Geoffrey Greif of the School of Social Work was quoted in the article, "Missing Alabama Boy Found 13 Years Later in Ohio: 'I Simply Want To Be Normal," in People. Nov. 9

November 11, 2015
The Future Of Baltimore Public Housing

Jeff Singer of the School of Social Work was interviewed on the Marc Steiner Show program, "The Future Of Baltimore Public Housing," on WEAA-FM.  Nov. 9

November 11, 2015
Thornton calls for closing five city schools

Rachel Donegan of the School of Social Work was interviewed on WBAL-TV, among other outlets, and was quoted in the article, "Thornton calls for closing five city schools," in the Baltimore Sun.  Nov. 10  The Baltimore Sun article was excerpted on CenterMaryland.  Nov.  11

November 11, 2015
Why Women Really Compete With Each Other

School of Social Work student Sumayyah Taufique co-authored the article "Why Women Really Compete With Each Other" on Muslimmatters.org. Nov. 11

November 11, 2015
Could you take a robot to court if it steals your work?

James Grimmelmann of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Could you take a robot to court if it steals your work?" on Fusion. Nov. 11

November 11, 2015
Biotech Stocks that your portfolio will love: Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACHN), Relypsa Inc (NASDAQ:RLYP), Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR)

Matthew Weir of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Biotech Stocks that your portfolio will love: Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACHN), Relypsa Inc (NASDAQ:RLYP), Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR)" on Wall St. Point. Nov. 11

November 11, 2015
Law And Order And Podcasts: How ‘Serial’ Uncovered Evidence That Led To Adnan Syed’s New Hearing

Doug Colbert of the School of Law was interviewed for the article "Law And Order And Podcasts: How ‘Serial’ Uncovered Evidence That Led To Adnan Syed’s New Hearing" on Think Progress. Nov. 10

November 11, 2015
Peabody Settlement Shows Muscle of Law Now Aimed at Exxon

Robert Percival of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Peabody Settlement Shows Muscle of Law Now Aimed at Exxon" on Inside Climate News. Nov. 10

November 11, 2015
Now on Facebook: President Obama; CIC eyes Baltimore expansion: TechFlash 7 things

The University of Maryland BioPark was mentioned in the article "Now on Facebook: President Obama; CIC eyes Baltimore expansion: TechFlash 7 things" in the St. Louis Business Journal. Nov. 10

November 11, 2015
University of Maryland School of Law Family Law Conference Examines Changing Definition of Family: Nov. 13

The School of Law was mentioned in the article "University of Maryland School of Law Family Law Conference Examines Changing Definition of Family: Nov. 13" on Citibizlist. Nov. 10

November 11, 2015
Reducing HIV/AIDS Prevalence Through Mother to Child Transmission

The Institute of Human Virology was mentioned in the article "Reducing HIV/AIDS Prevalence Through Mother to Child Transmission" on Individual.com. Nov. 10

November 11, 2015
New life for pig-to-human transplants

Robin Pierson and Lars Burdorf of the School of Medicine were featured in the article "New life for pig-to-human transplants" in Nature. Nov. 10

November 11, 2015
An HIV Vaccine: Imagining the Future of HIV Prevention

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article "An HIV Vaccine: Imagining the Future of HIV Prevention" on TheBodyPro.com. Nov.10

November 11, 2015
Freddie Gray: The Running Man

The School of Law was mentioned in the article "Freddie Gray: The Running Man" on CityLab. Nov. 10

November 10, 2015
Maryland sees lowest July bar exam passage rate since 1997

Donald Tobin of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Maryland sees lowest July bar exam passage rate since 1997" in the Daily Record. Nov. 9

November 10, 2015
NY Attorney General Investigates Exxon-Mobil For Lying About Climate Change

Robert Percival of the School of Law was mentioned in the article "NY Attorney General Investigates Exxon-Mobil For Lying About Climate Change" on Tribbleagency.com. Nov. 10

November 10, 2015
Oppenheimer Reiterates an Outperform Rating on Relypsa Inc

Matthew Weir of the School of Medicine was mentined in the article "Oppenheimer Reiterates an Outperform Rating on Relypsa Inc" on Analystratings.com and Economic News Daily. Nov. 10

November 10, 2015
Tips to Prevent Heartburn During Thanksgiving

Bruce Greenwald of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Tips to Prevent Heartburn During Thanksgiving" on Health News Digest. Nov. 9

November 10, 2015
3 imaging procedures linked to medical overuse in 2014

Daniel Morgan of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "3 imaging procedures linked to medical overuse in 2014" on Healthimaging.com. Nov. 9

November 10, 2015
Baltimore violence continues at torrid pace not seen since the 1990s

Thomas Scalea of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Baltimore violence continues at torrid pace not seen since the 1990s" in The Baltimore Sun. Nov. 9

November 10, 2015
How can a tapeworm cause cancer?

Matthew Laurens of the School of Medicine wrote the opinion piece "How can a tapeworm cause cancer?" on CNN.com. Nov. 9

November 10, 2015
Incorporating Video into Medical Consultations Improves Patient Preparedness and Satisfaction

Sonny Goel of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Incorporating Video into Medical Consultations Improves Patient Preparedness and Satisfaction" on Bloomberg News and Pharmiweb.com. Nov. 9

November 10, 2015
Business courts are taking on complex corporate conflicts

Michelle Harner of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Business courts are taking on complex corporate conflicts" on Citizensvoice.com. Nov. 9

November 10, 2015
UMB BioPark could be getting a new incubator

James Hughes of UM Ventures was quoted in the article "UMB BioPark could be getting a new incubator" on Technical.ly/Baltimore. Nov. 9

November 10, 2015
Reducing HIV/AIDs prevalence through mother to child transmission

The Institute of Human Virology was mentioned in the article "Reducing HIV/AIDs prevalence through mother to child transmission" in the Daily Trust. Nov. 10

November 9, 2015
The Doubtful Ethics of Drone Warfare

Frank Pasquale of the School of Law wrote the article, "The Doubtful Ethics of Drone Warfare," in the Chronicle Review section of the Chronicle of Higher Education. Nov. 8

November 9, 2015
AAMC to offer physician residencies

The article, "AAMC to offer physician residencies," referred to the School of Medicine in the Capital Gazette. Nov. 9.

November 9, 2015
Expert: Washington County a hub for child sexual trafficking

Amelia Rubenstein of the School of Social Work was quoted in the article, "Expert: Washington County a hub for child sexual trafficking," in the Herald Mail.  Nov. 6

November 9, 2015
Reforming Police Practices

Doug Colbert of the School of Law was a guest on the Fox News Baltimore segment "Reforming Police Practices." Nov. 9

November 9, 2015
New Hackerman-Patz House opens in Baltimore

The R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center was mentioned in the article, "New Hackerman-Patz House opens in Baltimore," in the Daily Record. Nov. 6

November 9, 2015
Dr. Sears addresses the importance of science at Young Bahamians Conversation Series

Khandra Sears of the School of Medicine was featured in the article "Dr. Sears addresses the importance of science at Young Bahamians Conversation Series" in The Bahamas Weekly. Nov. 7

November 9, 2015
Foundation raises Pancreatic Cancer awareness

Richard Alexander of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Foundation raises Pancreatic Cancer awareness" in The Star-Democrat. Nov. 8

November 9, 2015
Nigeria: Country's 2030 Target to End HIV/Aids in Jeopardy

Silas Gurumdi of the Institute of Human Virology was quoted in the article "Nigeria: Country's 2030 Target to End HIV/Aids in Jeopardy" on AllAfrica.com. Nov.9

November 9, 2015
Alternative for fill and drill treatment of cavities

Norman Tinanoff of the School of Dentistry was quoted in the article "Alternative for fill and drill treatment of cavities" in The Baltimore Sun. Nov. 6

November 9, 2015
Helping Children Sleep Well During the Holidays

Charles Shubin of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Helping Children Sleep Well During the Holidays" on rocparent.com. Nov. 9

November 9, 2015
Study finds HIV treatment taken every eight weeks as effective as three daily pills

Robert Gallo of the Institute of Human Virology was mentioned in the article "Study finds HIV treatment taken every eight weeks as effective as three daily pills" on Pink News. Nov. 8

November 9, 2015
En glemt pioner

Robert Gallo of the Institute of Human Virology was mentioned in the article "En glemt pioner" on Tidsskriftet.no. Nov. 3

November 9, 2015
Shape-Shifting: Why Our Bodies Redistribute Fat as We Age, and How to Handle It

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Shape-Shifting: Why Our Bodies Redistribute Fat as We Age, and How to Handle It" on The H2O Standard. Nov. 9

November 9, 2015
Horrified Doctors Find 'Crazy' Tapeworm Cancer In Patient's Brain

Matthew Laurens of the School of Medicine was quoted in the on Gizmodo article "Horrified Doctors Find 'Crazy' Tapeworm Cancer In Patient's Brain."  A similar article appeared on KZBK. Nov. 6

November 9, 2015
Penile fractures: What is a penis fracture - and which sex positions cause them?

Andrew Kramer of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Penile fractures: What is a penis fracture - and which sex positions cause them?" on closeronline.co.uk. Nov.6

November 9, 2015
Gør som mændene, når du vil tabe dig

Pamela Peeke of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Gør som mændene, når du vil tabe dig" on MSN.com/da-dk. Nov. 6

November 9, 2015
Poverty & Child Development

Maureen Black of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Poverty & Child Development" on Global Post. Nov 6

November 9, 2015
ASH presents honors awards to 28 medical students, residents

Jennifer Bai of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "ASH presents honors awards to 28 medical students, residents" on Healio.com. Nov. 6

November 9, 2015
Is Gender Hard-Wired in Our Brains?

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Is Gender Hard-Wired in Our Brains?" on Danablog.org. Nov. 6

November 9, 2015
Relypsa (RLYP) Announces Results Of Sub-Group Analyses From Phase 3 OPAL-HK Trial Of Veltassa (Patiromer) Presented At ASN Kidney Week 2015

Matthew Weir of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Relypsa (RLYP) Announces Results Of Sub-Group Analyses From Phase 3 OPAL-HK Trial Of Veltassa (Patiromer) Presented At ASN Kidney Week 2015" on BioPortfolio, CNN Money, Reuters, Investorpoint, Bloomberg News, BioSpace.com and Pharmiweb.com. Nov. 6

November 9, 2015
Henry Schein And The Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity Honor Seattle Dentists Who Provide Free Oral Care To Holocaust Survivors In Need

The School of Dentistry was mentioned in the article "Henry Schein And The Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity Honor Seattle Dentists Who Provide Free Oral Care To Holocaust Survivors In Need" on Marketplace, CNN Money, ADVFN IndiaGlobe Advisor, Investorpoint, and Pharmiweb.com. Nov. 6

November 9, 2015
Scalea On Gunshot Violence & New Life Saving Procedure

Thomas Scalea of the School of Medicine was featured in the program segment "Scalea On Gunshot Violence & New Life Saving Procedure" on WBAL radio. Nov. 8

November 6, 2015
Relypsa (RLYP) Announces Significant Data from Veltassa Phase 3 OPAL-HK for Oral Suspension

Matthew R. Weir of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article, "Relypsa (RLYP) Announces Significant Data from Veltassa Phase 3 OPAL-HK for Oral Suspension," on StreetInsider.com. Nov. 6

November 6, 2015
Dean E. Albert Reece to Receive the David E. Rogers Award from the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

E. Albert Reece of the School of Medicine was featured in the story "Dean E. Albert Reece to Receive the David E. Rogers Award from the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)." SOM News VPO.com sys.con media Nov. 5 medical.net - Nov. 6

November 6, 2015
City schools begin mobilizing, meeting to fight upcoming closure recommendations

Hallie Atwater of the School of Social Work as quoted in the article, "City schools begin mobilizing, meeting to fight upcoming closure recommendations," in the Baltimore Sun. Nov. 5 The article was excerpted on CenterMaryland.  Nov. 6

November 5, 2015
Do Doctors Take Women’s Pain Less Seriously Than Men’s?

The public radio story, "Do Doctors Take Women’s Pain Less Seriously Than Men’s?" referred to the School of LawHereandNow.org - Nov. 4

November 5, 2015
FSU Receives Over $2 Million Towards Nursing Programs

The School of Nursing was mentioned in the article, "FSU Receives Over $2 Million Towards Nursing Programs," on the Bottom Line. Nov. 4

November 5, 2015
How to be Friends With a Guy Without Upsetting His Girlfriend

Geoffrey Greif of the School of Social Work was quoted in the story "How to be Friends With a Guy Without Upsetting His Girlfriend" on HerCampus.com. Nov. 4

November 5, 2015
Donald B. Tobin

Donald B. Tobin of the School of Law was featured in the article, "Donald B. Tobin," in the Daily Record. Nov. 4

November 5, 2015
European Commission launches €23M HIV vaccine research initiative

Robert Gallo of the Institute of Human Virology at the School of Medicine was mentioned in the story "European Commission launches €23M HIV vaccine research initiative" on FierceVaccines.com. Nov. 4

November 5, 2015
Maryland researchers to begin study of new radiation therapy system to treat breast cancer

Steven Feigenberg, Cedric Yu, William Regine and E. Albert Reece of the School of Medicine were quoted in the Pharmacy Choice story "Maryland researchers to begin study of new radiation therapy system to treat breast cancer." Nov. 4

November 5, 2015
Stem Cell Assays Might Guide Diabetic Foot Ulcer Treatment

Stephen Thom of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the story "Stem Cell Assays Might Guide Diabetic Foot Ulcer Treatment" on dLife.com. Nov. 4

November 5, 2015
An HIV Vaccine: Imagining the Future of HIV Prevention

Robert Gallo of the Institute of Human Virology at the School of Medicine was mentioned in the NGO Pulse story "An HIV Vaccine: Imagining the Future of HIV Prevention." Nov. 3

November 5, 2015
IPE Event Covers Religion & Ethics in Health Care

Jay A. Perman of the University of Maryland, Baltimore was quoted and Chanel Whittaker of the School of Pharmacy, Jack Schwartz of the School of Law, and Elizabeth Galik of the School of Nursing were mentioned in the article, "IPE Event Covers Religion & Ethics in Health Care," on UMB News. Nov. 4

November 5, 2015
CSM, UMSON Partnership to Meet Needs of Hospitals

Jane M. Kirschling of the School of Nursing and Jay A. Perman of the University of Maryland, Baltimore and were quoted and Bruce Jarrell of the Graduate School was mentioned in the article, "CSM, UMSON Partnership to Meet Needs of Hospitals," on UMB News. Nov. 4

November 5, 2015
Yik Yak causes havoc on campuses across the nation

Danielle Citron of the School of Law was quoted in the story "Yik Yak causes havoc on campuses across the nation" in the Beacon. Nov. 4

November 5, 2015
New group wants to improve end-of-life planning

Marion Grant of the School of Nursing was quoted in the story "New group wants to improve end-of-life planning" in the Delaware News Journal. Nov. 5

November 5, 2015
Chase Brexton to host town hall on trans health

Rachel Bluebond-Langner of the School of Medicine was quoted in the story "Chase Brexton to host town hall on trans health" in the Washington Blade. Nov. 4

November 5, 2015
Lovin' contact precautions (this time in nursing homes)

Mary-Claire Roghmann of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the story "Lovin' contact precautions (this time in nursing homes)" in ACP Hospitalist. Nov. 4

November 5, 2015
Unsettling finding from CDC investigation: Tapeworms can transmit cancer cells to man

Matthew Laurens of the School of Medicine was quoted in the story "Unsettling finding from CDC investigation: Tapeworms can transmit cancer cells to man" in the Washington Post and MSN.com. Nov. 4

November 4, 2015
Everything comes down to poo

Jean-Pierre Raufman of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Everything comes down to poo" on Barfblog.com. Nov. 3

November 4, 2015
'Business Courts' Take on Complex Corporate Conflicts

Michelle Harner of the School of Law was quoted in the article "'Business Courts' Take on Complex Corporate Conflicts" on Route Fifty. Nov. 3

November 4, 2015
Evaluation of the Accuracy of Six Intraoral Scanning Devices: An in-vitro Investigation

Gary Hack of the School of Dentistry co-authored the story "Evaluation of the Accuracy of Six Intraoral Scanning Devices: An in-vitro Investigation" on ADA.org. Nov. 3

November 4, 2015
Our say: In law enforcement, the cameras are coming

David Gray of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Our say: In law enforcement, the cameras are coming" in the Capital Gazette and the Frederick News-Post. Nov. 3

November 4, 2015
About Nursing Program Entrance Exam Study Guides

The School of Nursing was mentioned in the article "About Nursing Program Entrance Exam Study Guides" on Healthcareers.com. Nov. 3

November 4, 2015
Capitol Hill Health Fair: Showing Congress what pharmacy has to offer

The School of Pharmacy was mentioned in the article "Capitol Hill Health Fair: Showing Congress what pharmacy has to offer" on Pharmacist.com. Nov. 3

November 4, 2015
Chấn động: Vắc xin phòng ngừa HIV sắp xuất hiện

Robert Gallo of the School of Medicine was featured in the article "Chấn động: Vắc xin phòng ngừa HIV sắp xuất hiện" on phununet.com and VietBao.vn. Nov. 3

November 4, 2015
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: "I Wanted To Claim My Own Name"

Ivara Esege of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: "I Wanted To Claim My Own Name"" in Vogue UK. Nov. 3

November 4, 2015
Kampf gegen Aids - Von der ersten Infektion zur effektiven Therapie

Robert Gallo of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Kampf gegen Aids - Von der ersten Infektion zur effektiven Therapie" on Waz.de. Nov. 3

November 4, 2015
Harford Teen Suffers Psychosis from Synthetic Drugs

Bruce Anderson of the Maryland Poison Center was quoted in the story "Harford Teen Suffers Psychosis from Synthetic Drugs" on the Havre de Grace Patch. Nov. 3

November 4, 2015
Death by Voting?

Michael Benitez of the School of Medicine was quoted in the story "Death by Voting?" on SarahAlbeeBooks.com. Nov. 3

November 4, 2015
Capitol Hill Health Fair: Showing Congress what pharmacy has to offer

The School of Pharmacy was mentioned in the article, "Capitol Hill Health Fair: Showing Congress what pharmacy has to offer," on pharmacist.com. Nov. 3

November 4, 2015
Taking Aim at Protein Drugs

Bruce Yu of the School of Pharmacy was mentioned in the article, "Taking Aim at Protein Drugs," on Medimmune's blog, BioLogical. Oct. 27

November 3, 2015
Healthcast: Cooling treatment for trauma patients

Sam Tisherman of the School of Medicine was interviewed for the story "Healthcast: Cooling treatment for trauma patients" on WHDH-TV. Nov.2

November 3, 2015
Will this new paint really kill harmful bacteria?

Anthony Harris of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Will this new paint really kill harmful bacteria?" on Fusion. Nov. 2

November 3, 2015
The Physician As Patient: Workflow in a Time of Illness

Mark Ehrenreich of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "The Physician As Patient: Workflow in a Time of Illness" on MDNews. Nov. 1

November 3, 2015
One Chart Explains What Your Poop Says About Your Health

Jean-Pierre Raufman of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "One Chart Explains What Your Poop Says About Your Health" on ATTN.com. Nov. 2

November 3, 2015
Medicaid scripts reveal rise in risky polypharmacy in children

Dinci Pennap of the School of Pharmacy was interviewed for the article "Medicaid scripts reveal rise in risky polypharmacy in children" PM360online.com. Nov.2

November 3, 2015
Movember: 3 Key 2015 Research Findings for Men's Health

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Movember: 3 Key 2015 Research Findings for Men's Health" on PRNewswire, Marketplace and Reuters. Nov. 2

November 3, 2015
Surveillance cameras proposed for criminal 'hot spots' in Md. county

David Gray of the School of Law was quoted in the article "Surveillance cameras proposed for criminal 'hot spots' in Md. county" on Security Info Watch. Nov. 2

November 3, 2015
Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Day planned for Nov. 7

Richard Alexander of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Day planned for Nov. 7" in the Star Democrat. Nov. 2

November 3, 2015
For once, dump your toothbrush for chewing stick

Cyril Enwonwu of the School of Dentistry was mentioned in the story "For once, dump your toothbrush for chewing stick" on Punch. Nov. 3

November 3, 2015
Penn-led research elucidates genetics behind Salmonella's host specificity

W. Florian Fricke and Cesar Arze of the School of Medicine were mentioned in the article "Penn-led research elucidates genetics behind Salmonella's host specificity" on Eureka Alert. Nov. 2

November 3, 2015
New Paint Kills Hospital Pathogens

Anthony Harris of the School of Medicine was quoted interviewed for the GOOD article "New Paint Kills Hospital Pathogens" based on his earlier interview on ABC News.  A similar article appeared on Fusion. Nov. 2

November 3, 2015
Surveillance cameras proposed for criminal 'hot spots' in Md. county

David Gray of the School of Law was quoted in the SecurityInfoWatch.com story "Surveillance cameras proposed for criminal 'hot spots' in Md. county." Nov. 2

November 3, 2015
Dr. Sears, next presenter at Young Bahamians Conversation Series in Washington

Khandra Sears of the School of Medicine was featured in the Bahamas Weekly story "Dr. Sears, next presenter at Young Bahamians Conversation Series in Washington." Nov. 2

November 3, 2015
AAMC to Honor National Award Recipients

E. Albert Reece of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the AAMC.org story "AAMC to Honor National Award Recipients." Nov. 2

November 3, 2015
SSW Builds Community in Adding Decks for Homes

Richard P. Barth, Martha Stuart, and student Tiffany Newton of the School of Social Work were quoted, and Sarah Wise, Sarah Butts, Katie Esser, Carol Ross, Angela K. Henneberger, and Chrishna Williams were mentioned in the article, "SSW Builds Community in Adding Decks for Homes," on UMB News. Nov. 2

November 3, 2015
UMB BioPark developer seeks TIF, tax breaks for new project

James Hughes of the University of Maryland, Baltimore was quoted in the article, "BioParkUMB BioPark developer seeks TIF, tax breaks for new project, in the Baltimore Sun. Similar articles appeared in the Daily Record and the Baltimore Brew. Nov. 2

November 2, 2015
Scientists say publishing all clinical trials would improve data

Peter Doshi of the School of Pharmacy was quoted in the story "Scientists say publishing all clinical trials would improve data" on CTV News. Oct.30 

November 2, 2015
3 Biotech Stocks Are Getting Crushed: TESARO Inc(NASDAQ:TSRO), BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc.(NASDAQ:BDSI), Relypsa Inc(NASDAQ:RLYP)

Matthew Weir of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the article "3 Biotech Stocks Are Getting Crushed: TESARO Inc(NASDAQ:TSRO), BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc.(NASDAQ:BDSI), Relypsa Inc(NASDAQ:RLYP)" on Wall Street Point. Nov. 2

November 2, 2015
Cooling patients saves lives

Sam Tisherman of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Cooling patients saves lives" on KTIV-TV and WTHR-TV. Nov. 2

November 2, 2015
Breakthrough find may lead to restoring hearing in elderly

Ronna Hertzano of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Breakthrough find may lead to restoring hearing in elderly" in the Jerusalem Post. Nov. 2

November 2, 2015
Members take action to reduce effects of climate change

School of Nursing student Charlotte Wallace was featured in the article "Members take action to reduce effects of climate change" on The American Nurse. Nov. 2

November 2, 2015
Sherwin-Williams Develops Bacteria-Killing Paint to Help Fight Hospital Infections

Anthony Harris of the School of Medicine was interviewed for the article "Sherwin-Williams Develops Bacteria-Killing Paint to Help Fight Hospital Infections" on WJBD Radio. Oct. 29

November 2, 2015
Biomecite Diagnostics, LLC Enrolls Patients in Proof of Concept Study

The University of Maryland, Baltimore was mentioned in the article "Biomecite Diagnostics, LLC Enrolls Patients in Proof of Concept Study" on Reuters.com. Oct. 30

November 2, 2015
Student Ethics Video Contest winners named

School of Dentistry students Wen Hu, Se Kyung Kim, Jimin Kim, Stephanie Lee, Carlos Rodriguez and Brandon Winslow were featured in the article "Student Ethics Video Contest winners named" on ADA News. Nov. 2

November 2, 2015
Doctor believes he has solved the mystery of Oliver Cromwell's death

Philip Mackowiak of the School of Medicine was quoted in the article "Doctor believes he has solved the mystery of Oliver Cromwell's death" in Stars and Stripes. Oct. 30

November 2, 2015
Updated Beers Criteria: A more comprehensive guide to medication safety in older adults

Nicole Brandt of the School of Pharmacy was quoted in the story "Updated Beers Criteria: A more comprehensive guide to medication safety in older adults" on Pharmacist.com. Nov. 1

November 2, 2015
Members take action to reduce effects of climate change

Charlotte Wallace of the School of Nursing co-authored the piece "Members take action to reduce effects of climate change" in the American Nurse. Nov. 1

November 2, 2015
Debt-buying industry and lax court review are burying defendants in defaults

Peter Holland of the School of Law was quoted in the story "Debt-buying industry and lax court review are burying defendants in defaults" in the ABA Journal. Nov. 1

November 2, 2015
Bones in a box: Mint Hill museum receives special delivery

The School of Medcine was mentioned in the story "Bones in a box: Mint Hill museum receives special delivery" on MatthewsMintHillWeekly.com. Oct. 30

November 2, 2015
AMU Dental College Asst Prof returns after training at US

The School of Dentistry was featured in the story "AMU Dental College Asst Prof returns after training at US" on NVONews. Oct. 30

November 2, 2015
Adaptimmune Announces Upcoming Data Presentation at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Society of Immunotherapy for Cancer (SITC)

Eduardo Davila of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the story "Adaptimmune Announces Upcoming Data Presentation at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Society of Immunotherapy for Cancer (SITC)" on CNNMoney, Reuters, Investor Point,  BioSpace, PharmiWeb. Oct. 30

November 2, 2015
Weekly Top 5 Papers – October 30, 2015

Diane Hoffmann and Anita Tarzian of the School of Law were mentioned in the story "Weekly Top 5 Papers – October 30, 2015" on MoneyScience.com. Oct. 30

November 2, 2015
Smith to propose surveillance cameras for county's criminal 'hot spots'

David Gray of the School of Law was quoted in the Baltimore Sun story "Smith to propose surveillance cameras for county's criminal 'hot spots.'" The same story ran in the Capital Gazette. Oct. 31

November 2, 2015
Scientists are one step closer to solving hearing loss

Ronna Hertzano of the School of Medicine was quoted in the From the Grapevine story "Scientists are one step closer to solving hearing loss." Oct. 30

November 2, 2015
15 truths about online trolls

Danielle Citron of the School of Law was quoted in the article "15 truths about online trolls" in Entrepreneur Philippines. Oct. 30

November 2, 2015
Study suggests unprecedented 3-week hepatitis C cure

Shyamasundaran Kottilil of the School of Medicine was quoted in the story "Study suggests unprecedented 3-week hepatitis C cure" in Science magazine and myinforms.com. Oct. 30

November 2, 2015
High-Need, High-Cost Patients: The Role of Behavioral Health

Howard Goldman of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the story "High-Need, High-Cost Patients: The Role of Behavioral Health" on allhealth.org. Oct. 30

November 2, 2015
New Approach To Treating Schizophrenia Suggests Fewer Prescriptions

William Carpenter of the School of Medicine was quoted in the CitizensReport.org story "New Approach To Treating Schizophrenia Suggests Fewer Prescriptions." Oct. 28

November 2, 2015
Seven keys to creating a successful baby sleep, feeding, and play schedule

Daniel Levy of the School of Medicine was mentioned in the story "Seven keys to creating a successful baby sleep, feeding, and play schedule" on babycenter.com. Nov. 1 

November 2, 2015
De-stressing

Michael Miller of the School of Medicine was quoted in the story "De-stressing" on philstar.com. Oct. 31

November 2, 2015
Nano-magnetic cell targeting used to treat TBI in animal model.

The School of Medicine was mentioned in the health-innovations.org story "Nano-magnetic cell targeting used to treat TBI in animal model." A similar story ran on FierceMedicalDevices.com and Nanotech-Now.com. Oct. 30

November 2, 2015
Epinephrine: The 'Backboard' of Cardiac Arrest?

Amal Mattu of the School of Medicine authored the commentary "Epinephrine: The 'Backboard' of Cardiac Arrest?" in Medscape Multispecialty. Oct. 30

News, Hot Topics, & Press Releases

November 25, 2015  |  Robert L. Caret is inaugurated as the University System of Maryland's fourth chancellor.

November 25, 2015  |  Agricultural Law Education Initiative reaches attorneys, farmers as state secretaries address 2015 conference in Annapolis

November 23, 2015  |  UMB Police Force Deputy Chief Reed Joins President Perman in Updating Group on Safety Measures, Suggesting Precautions to Take During Holidays

November 17, 2015  |  School of Medicine study finds ebola vaccine safe, stimulates strong immune responses in adults in Mali and USA.

November 17, 2015  |  UM Carey Law conference explores alternatives to adversarial model in resolving family disputes.

November 17, 2015  |  Maryland governor holds news conference to share results of his successful treatment at University of Maryland Medical Center

November 11, 2015  |  Institute of Human Virology Awarded $13M to Strengthen Laboratory Services in Kenya, and $10M to Enhance Biosecurity Infrastructure in Nigeria.

November 4, 2015  |  The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) Second Annual Interprofessional Forum on Ethics and Religion in Health Care was held November 2.

press release

November 4, 2015  |  Associate to BSN Program Registration Deadline is Dec. 1 for January 2016 Semester

November 2, 2015  |  UM School of Social Work volunteers help on a Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake construction project in SW Baltimore.