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Aug 17, 2016, 09:07 ET New Study: Penicillin Testing Shown to Change Treatment Course

 A new study from the University of Maryland reveals that testing hospital patients for penicillin allergy leads to optimal antibiotic...


Feb 23, 2016, 16:46 ET At University Of Maryland, First Cancer Patients Receive Proton Therapy at New Maryland Proton Treatment Center

The University of Maryland School of Medicine (UM SOM) announced today that the Maryland Proton Treatment Center (MPTC) has treated its first...


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...


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 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...


May 22, 2015, 16:15 ET New Research Leads to FDA Approval of First Drug to Treat 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 Administration...


Apr 01, 2015, 17:27 ET University Of Maryland School Of Medicine Plans To Launch Major New Global Health And Vaccine Institute; Building On Longstanding Worldwide Leadership In Malaria Research And Vaccine Development

University of Maryland School of Medicine Dean E. Albert Reece, MD, PhD, MBA, announced today that the School of Medicine (UM SOM) plans to...


Feb 06, 2015, 11:43 ET University Of Maryland Medicine Announces New National Program In Lung Healing To Develop Innovative Approaches For Preventing And Treating Acute Lung Disease

University of Maryland School of Medicine (UM SOM) Dean E. Albert Reece, MD, PhD, MBA, and  Jeffrey A. Rivest, MS, President and Chief...


Aug 28, 2014, 10:43 ET Ebola vaccine trials fast-tracked by international consortium

 A candidate Ebola vaccine could be given to healthy volunteers in the UK, The Gambia and Mali as early as September, as part of an series of...


Aug 12, 2014, 15:04 ET University of Maryland School of Medicine Scientist is at Forefront of Developing Vaccine for Ebola Virus

As the number of lives taken by the Ebola virus in West Africa has surpassed 1,000, and the U.S. prepares as rapidly as it can, it is clear that...


Feb 12, 2014, 07:30 ET University Of Maryland School Of Medicine Establishes New Brain Science Research Consortium Unit To Study The Intricacies Of The Brain

University of Maryland School of Medicine Dean E. Albert Reece, MD, Ph.D., MBA, announced today the establishment of a new brain science research...