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Feb 10, 2016, 14:30 ET

Maryland House of Delegates Honors University of Maryland School of Medicine Dean E. Albert Reece and University of Maryland Medical System President & CEO Robert Chrencik

 The Maryland House of Delegates and House Speaker Michael E. Busch, has announced that University of Maryland School of Medicine Dean E....

Feb 04, 2016, 13:27 ET

University of Maryland School of Medicine Announces New 'Maryland Proton Alliance' To Advance Patient-Centered Cancer Care and Precision Medicine

 William F. Regine, MD, FACR, FACRO, Chairman of the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UM...

Jan 20, 2016, 17:39 ET

University of Maryland School of Medicine Research Leads to FDA Approval of Crucial Drug for Radiation Sickness

 As a result of research performed by scientists at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UM SOM), the U.S. Food and Drug...

Jan 15, 2016, 18:13 ET

University of Maryland School of Medicine to Take Part in Expanded Medical Countermeasures Research

University of Maryland School of Medicine (UM SOM) Department of Radiation Oncology Chair and Professor William F. Regine, MD, FACR, FACRO, and UM...

Jan 15, 2016, 15:30 ET

Physician Leader Calls For Refining Primary Care Medicine System, Says 10 Minutes Of Face Time With Doctor Not Enough For Patients

A new book by a nationally recognized physician and health care policy expert highlights the unsustainability of America's primary care model...

Dec 28, 2015, 19:40 ET

University Of Maryland R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center Showcased In Discovery Life Series Shock Trauma: Edge Of Life

 Discovery Life's new unscripted docudrama series Shock Trauma: Edge of Life follows a team of medical professionals at the world-renown R...

Dec 22, 2015, 13:45 ET
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University of Maryland Report Addresses the Challenges that face DoD Independent Research and Development (IR&D)

 Researchers at the Center for Public Policy and Private Enterprise (CPPPE), located in the University of Maryland's School of Public Policy,...

Dec 22, 2015, 10:56 ET

Concussion-Related Measures Improved in High School Football Players Who Drank New Chocolate Milk, UMD Study Shows

Fifth Quarter Fresh, a new, high-protein chocolate milk, helped high school football players improve their cognitive and motor function over the...

Dec 05, 2015, 12:30 ET
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The University of Maryland to Jointly Host Climate Action 2016 Summit in May, Will Convene Global Leaders to Shift Conversation from Commitment to Action

 The University of Maryland today announces a landmark event in the history of climate engagement with its co-hosting of Climate Action 2016:...

Dec 03, 2015, 14:00 ET
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University of Maryland Dedicates Art-Sociology Building Named for Late Congressman Parren Mitchell

 The University of Maryland today dedicated the Parren J. Mitchell Art-Sociology Building named for the late Congressman, civil rights leader...

Dec 02, 2015, 09:41 ET
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University of Maryland Ranks 'Top of Class' for Improving Minority Graduation Rates & Closing the Achievement Gap

The University of Maryland has been recognized by the Education Trust, a nonprofit advocacy organization that promotes high academic achievement...

Nov 23, 2015, 09:19 ET
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Northrop Grumman Foundation Renews Commitment to UMD's Honors College Cybersecurity Program with $2.76M Gift

The University of Maryland today announced a renewed commitment of $2.76 million from the Northrop Grumman Foundation to its Advanced Cybersecurity...

Nov 19, 2015, 09:27 ET
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University of Maryland Dedicates Frederick Douglass Square to Honor Maryland's Native Son

The University of Maryland dedicated a memorial on campus to honor abolitionist Frederick Douglass, a son of Maryland who has come to represent...

Nov 05, 2015, 17:42 ET

University Of Maryland School Of Medicine Dean E. Albert Reece Receives David E. Rogers Award From The Association Of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) announced that University of Maryland School of Medicine (UM SOM) Dean E. Albert Reece,...

Oct 27, 2015, 12:21 ET

10 Cool Things Drones Already Do, from UMD-Smith Experts

 As Walmart plans to test delivery drones, experts at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business say consumers don't have...

Oct 24, 2015, 22:30 ET
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Country Superstar Tim McGraw Headlines Concert To Benefit University Of Maryland Children's Hospital

 Nearly 2,000 people attended a concert tonight by country music superstar Tim McGraw to support patients and programs at the University of...

Oct 19, 2015, 11:42 ET

UMD Project Management Center for Excellence Now Accepting Abstracts for 3rd Annual Symposium

 The University of Maryland's Project Management Center for Excellence is now accepting paper and case study submissions for its third...

Oct 15, 2015, 15:30 ET

University Of Maryland School Of Medicine Researchers to Begin Clinical Trial Of GammaPod, A First-Of-Its-Kind Radiation Therapy System To Treat Early Breast Cancers

 After more than a decade of research and development, researchers in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Maryland School...

Oct 12, 2015, 14:42 ET

University of Maryland Flies High with Milestone 50th High-Altitude Balloon Launch

 On Saturday, October 10, the University of Maryland (UMD) Maryland Space Grant Consortium Balloon Payload Team celebrated its 50th tracked...

Oct 05, 2015, 13:24 ET

Novel Microscopy Technique to Shed New Light on Study of Cell Properties, Disease Pathogenesis

A team of researchers from the University of Maryland (UMD), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and Massachusetts General Hospital have...