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University of Maryland Medical Center is Baby FriendlyDecember 05, 2019
The University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) is proud to announce that it has achieved the highly prestigious international Baby-Friendly designation after a rigorous review process conducted by Baby-Friendly USA, the organization responsible for bestowing this certification in the United States.
University of Maryland Medicine Launches Treatment Centers for Adult Neurodevelopmental DisabilitiesDecember 05, 2019
The University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM), University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC), and the Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance (TS Alliance) have joined together to launch first-of-a-kind centers in Maryland to treat adults with neurodevelopmental disabilities, such as autism.
Inhaled Immunosuppressant May Increase Survival, Boost Pulmonary Function after Lung TransplantNovember 13, 2019
University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) researchers found that lung transplant recipients who had early signs of organ rejection could increase their chances of survival by using an inhaled form of the immunosuppressive drug cyclosporine.
University of Maryland Medical System Board of Directors Announces New President and CEONovember 06, 2019
Chris and Jill Davis Gift $3 Million to University of Maryland Children's HospitalNovember 04, 2019
New Associate Director of Community Outreach and Engagement at the University of Maryland Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer CenterOctober 28, 2019
UMMC Physicians Named 2019 “Top Docs” by Baltimore MagazineOctober 22, 2019
Statement From Mohan Suntha, M.D., President/CEO of University of Maryland Medical Center, On The Passing Of Congressman Elijah CummingsOctober 17, 2019
Little-Used Drug Combination May Extend the Lives of Lung Transplant PatientsAugust 28, 2019
To see what might help lung transplant recipients live longer, researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) developed a novel epidemiological analysis of lung transplant data in the United States focused on regimens that prevent the body’s immune system from attacking the transplanted lung. The study has identified a drug combination that appears to significantly extend patient survival.