• Ending Gun Violence

    Responding to the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida, Dr. Perman invites colleagues and students to advocate that academic and professional meetings be moved to states with strict gun laws.



  • MPower Day

    Dr. Perman models a virtual reality headset at MPower Day in Annapolis, where faculty and students from UMB and the University of Maryland, College Park showed legislators and staffers the fruits of this teaching, research, and innovation partnership.

  • Continuing Our Fight for DACA

    On President Trump’s original deadline for action on DACA, Dr. Perman asks the University community to continue advocating for America’s "dreamers."

  • We Are UMB

    See the exciting progress we're making as a University — seven schools working to secure the health, well-being, and just treatment of people across the state and around the world.

Jay A. Perman, MD, is the sixth president of the University of Maryland, Baltimore. His presidency is marked by a commitment to such issues as interprofessional education, community engagement, innovation and commercialization, and economic development.

Upcoming Events

10:00 AM | UMB School of Pharmacy Atrium Please join us for the UMB CURE Scholars STEM Expo on Saturday, April 28th from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the School of Pharmacy to see posters and research articles written by the CURE Scholars.
8:00 AM | SMC Campus Center, Elm Ballrooms UMB welcomes two former Maryland governors for a breakfast lecture on politics and policy.
11:00 AM | UMB BioPark, 800 Block of W. Baltimore St. Join us for UMB's annual neighborhood festival and help us celebrate Cinco de Mayo.