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UMSSW's Financial Social Work Initiative Celebrates 10 Years


The University of Maryland School of Social Work (UMSSW) is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its Financial Social Work Initiative (FSWI) during the 2017-2018 academic year with a new Financial Social Work (FSW) Certification Program and numerous...
3-Oct-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Review: Claims of Safety, Oral Benefit of Charcoal Dentifrice Usage Remain Unproven


A review by John K. Brooks, DDS, and colleagues at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry showed insufficient clinical and laboratory data to substantiate the safety and efficacy claims of charcoal and charcoal-based dentifrices.
23-Aug-2017 4:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

USM Names David W. Wise Director of Maryland Momentum Fund

The University System of Maryland (USM) has named business innovator David W. Wise, MALD, as director of the Maryland Momentum Fund (MMF), a $25 million fund to support startups formed within the system’s 12 institutions and its incubators. He...
14-Aug-2017 1:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UMB, Serenta License Agreement Welcomed in Quest To Combat Deadly Antibiotic-Resistant Staph Infections


UMB grants licensing rights for new vaccine candidate to Serenta Biotechnology, LLC, whose co-founder, Mark Shirtliff, PhD, professor at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry and the UM School of Medicine.
7-Jun-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Athletes Urge Students To Prevent Facial Injury

Three players for the Washington Redskins joined UM alumnus Michael Wright, DDS ’99, MS, at the Dr. Samuel D. Harris National Museum of Dentistry and at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry to raise awareness among youngsters and future...
31-May-2017 5:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Augmenting Reality in the Operating Room

The reality of life in the operating room is about to look more like virtual reality, as leaders in clinical medicine at the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) and colleagues with expertise in computing and imaging at the University of...
21-Apr-2017 3:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Census of Homeless Youth, Young Adults Underway in 17 MD Jurisdictions

UMB's Institute for Innovation & Implementation coordinates effort to improve outcomes and resources for youths experiencing homelessness.
2-Mar-2017 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

UMB, Guidewell Financial Solutions Partner on Problem Gambling Grant

Problem gambling among credit counseling clients is the focus of a $34,500 seed grant awarded to the School of Social Work and Guidewell Financial Solutions.
17-Feb-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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