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Influential Physician Leader to Join University of Maryland Capital Region Health as Chief Medical Officer

April 12, 2022
Tom-meka Archinard, MD, MBA, FACEP has been named the new Senior Vice President & Chief Medical Officer for the University of Maryland Capital Region Health (UM Capital), effective June 1. After a national search, Dr. Archinard was selected to join the senior executive team to lead the overall clinical vision, direction and partnership with medical staff across UM Capital Region Health. She is expected to help drive the mission of the organization to provide advanced clinical care and community leadership with vigor while meeting the highest standards of patient quality and safety.

UM Capital Region Health Hosts Groundbreaking Celebration for New Regional Cancer Center in Prince George’s County

April 07, 2022
University of Maryland Capital Region Health reached another milestone to expand care and access in Prince George’s County and the surrounding area in a groundbreaking celebration today for a new Regional Cancer Center. The occasion drew the attendance of elected officials, medical, civic and business leaders and community stakeholders who gathered to recognize what lies on the horizon for Prince George’s County residents.