November 2021

in the news

November 24, 2021  |  Under a new race-neutral assessment, thousands of African Americans living with chronic kidney disease could gain access to specialty treatment or transplant.

November 23, 2021  |  First of Its Kind Online Resource for LGBTQ Youth & Families Launches During Holiday Season — Often A Difficult Time for LGBTQ Youth — to Help Decrease Isolation, Family Rejection & Mental Health Risk

November 23, 2021  |  Entry-into-nursing students enter workforce prior to graduation to respond to COVID-19 pandemic.

November 18, 2021  |  On the Nov. 18 edition of Virtual Face to Face with President Bruce Jarrell, addiction specialist Eric Weintraub, MD, discusses new techniques to combat an increasingly deadly U.S. opioid crisis.

November 18, 2021  |  Montrece McNeill Ransom talks about intersection of public health and law, and creating a culture where everyone feels they belong in Diversity Advisory Council Speaker Series virtual presentation.

November 18, 2021  |  Anyone who has met or heard of Professor Larry Gibson knows he is an icon, but now it’s official. This year, Gibson was recognized as an Icon Honors Award winner by The Daily Record.

November 15, 2021  |  Researchers from the University of Maryland School of Medicine receive $6.5M for public health and pandemic preparedness in Africa.

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November 15, 2021  |  These tips are especially of use for parents and caregivers of elementary-school aged children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

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November 11, 2021  |  Eight professors from the University of Maryland, Baltimore and the University of Maryland, College Park awarded $150,000 each over three years.

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November 10, 2021  |  The University of Maryland, Baltimore opens the doors to a new Community Engagement Center with a grand opening celebration.

November 8, 2021  |  Bruce E. Jarrell, MD, FACS, vows to advance UMB’s transformative work during his inauguration as the University’s seventh president.

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November 8, 2021  |  Jarrell announces $18 million gift to improve health care access for rural Marylanders

November 5, 2021  |  On the Nov. 4 edition of Virtual Face to Face with President Bruce Jarrell, Dr. Kirsten Lyke from the UMB Ctr. for Vaccine Development & Global Health on her study on mix-and-match COVID-19 vaccines.

November 3, 2021  |  “This has been a year where the best in many people has come forward,” UMB President Bruce E. Jarrell, MD, FACS, told told The Daily Record newspaper.

November 3, 2021  |  School of Medicine professor discusses lab’s work, collaborations, data-sharing portal during UMB Founders Week Researcher of the Year Presentation.

November 3, 2021  |  "Entrepreneur par excellence" Vincent Njar, PhD, delivers annual David J. Ramsay Entrepreneur of the Year presentation.

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November 3, 2021  |  Online course teaches general public about Baltimore systemic issues related to housing and transportation