Dr. Omar Harfouch discuses the sexual health of the LGBTQ+ Community.

The UM Center for Infectious Diseases is a trusted partner of the Institute of Human Virology (IHV), an institute of the UM School of Medicine, comprised of IHV faculty and partners with programs including the THRIVE Program and the JACQUES Initiative, an outreach program that changes lives, engages communities and supports health systems affected by HIV and hepatitis C.

As a result, patients have access to the latest research in the field while receiving advanced, comprehensive care.

The THRIVE Program specializes in preventing, treating and managing a range of illnesses, including Hepatitis C and Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV).

To learn more about the THRIVE Program and the services offered, download the THRIVE Program Welcome Packet

Telemedicine for Infectious Diseases

The University of Maryland Center for Infectious Diseases now offers telemedicine for new and existing patients. To schedule a telehealth appointment, please call 410-225-8369.

Learn more about telemedicine

Services at the Center for Infectious Diseases

The center offers integrated and innovative care for a range of infectious diseases including HIV and all types of viral hepatitis. A multidisciplinary team of experienced providers, including infectious disease specialists, psychiatrists, pharmacists, social workers, substance abuse counselors and dietitians, collaborate daily on patient treatment plans. This approach ensures patients receive comprehensive, high-quality care that positions them for long-term success.

View a complete list of services.


827 Linden Ave, Armory Building Suite B
Baltimore, MD 21201

University of Maryland Faculty Physicians, Inc.
5900 Waterloo Rd.
Columbia, MD 21045


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday

  • 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.


  • 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Make an Appointment

  • To schedule an HIV or Hepatitis C appointment, please call the main clinic number at 410-225-8369.
  • To schedule a consultation for any other infectious disease, please call 410-328-9102.
  • To speak to the HIV Prevention team for more information or to make an appointment, please call 443-386-1746.
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