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University of Maryland Medical Center

University of Maryland Medical Center
Located in downtown Baltimore, University of Maryland Medical Center is one of the nation's oldest teaching hospitals. It includes the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center, the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, the University of Maryland Children's Hospital and the University of Maryland Division of Transplantation.
Located in downtown Baltimore, University of Maryland Medical Center is one of the nation's oldest teaching hospitals. It includes the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center, the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, the University of Maryland Children's Hospital and the University of Maryland Division of Transplantation. « Show less

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  • Crime Log: Man breaking up fight at Catonsville party hit in head by beer bottle

    The following is compiled from local police reports. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have information about these crimes, call the Wilkens Police Station at 410-887-0872....
  • Police turn out at blood drive in honor of injured officer

    Police turn out at blood drive in honor of injured officer
    Those who work in public safety consider themselves part of a brotherhood. But for the purposes of organ donation, a brother in blue may not be quite family enough, as Officer Gene Cassidy is finding out. Cassidy was shot in the head 27 years ago in West...
  • Morris Tischler, who invented an early transistorized pacemaker, dies

    Morris Tischler, who invented an early transistorized pacemaker, dies
    Morris Tischler, a retired science teacher who invented a 1950s transistorized cardiac pacemaker, died of respiratory failure March 9 at his Pikesville home. He was 89. He was born in Newark, N.J., but when his father's real estate business failed in the...
  • St. Joseph enters into agreement with University of Maryland Medical System

    St. Joseph enters into agreement with University of Maryland Medical System
    Financially troubled St. Joseph Medical Center ended its search for a new owner Friday, announcing that it has entered an agreement to become part of the rapidly expanding University of Maryland Medical System. The announcement was greeted with cheers at...
  • Rear of West Baltimore vacant collapses during two-alarm fire

    The rear of a vacant dwelling collapsed as firefighters battled a two-alarm blaze in West Baltimore early Saturday morning, a city fire spokesman said. Firefighters responded to the 600 block of Baker Street at about 5 a.m. and found fire on the top...
  • Total disc replacement helps with range of motion, expert says

    Total disc replacement helps with range of motion, expert says
    Knee and hip replacements have been common for decades, offering patients who suffered from degeneration a full range of pain-free movement. But spines and backs have been more problematic. Spinal fusions, the gold standard, have meant a limited range...
  • Local girls model in American Girl fundraiser

    Local girls model in American Girl fundraiser
    Models strutted down the runway, showing off the latest fashions in vintage and contemporary clothes. But the event Sunday at the Hippodrome Theatre was no ordinary fashion show. It was a fundraiser featuring girls ages 5 to 12 years old from across the...
  • Virginia man receives face transplant at Maryland Shock Trauma

    Virginia man receives face transplant at Maryland Shock Trauma
    When Richard Lee Norris opened his eyes after a marathon 36-hour surgery to give him a new face, he immediately wanted a mirror. A natural reaction for a man who had been practically living as a recluse since a 1997 gun accident took off his nose, chin,...
  • Getting creative with salads

    Each week a nutritionist from the University of Maryland Medical Center provides a guest post to The Baltimore Sun's health blog Picture of Health (baltimoresun.com/pictureofhealth), which is printed here. This week, Debra Schulze, RD, LDN, weighs in on...
  • Light St. closure doesn't slow Orioles traffic but could in coming days

    The closure of Light Street didn't heavily disrupt the flow of baseball fans to Camden Yards on Tuesday night for the Orioles' first home game since a burst water main shut the street section last week, fans and officials said. Whether that will remain...
  • Dr. William Allan Dear Jr., head of nuclear medicine at Mercy

    Dr. William Allan Dear Jr., head of nuclear medicine at Mercy
    Dr. William Allan Dear Jr., an internist and former head of the division of nuclear medicine at Mercy Medical Center who also was a practicing magician, died July 20 of heart disease at Union Memorial Hospital. The longtime Guilford resident was 80. "He...
  • Anne Arundel police seek dog that attacked man in Gambrills

    Anne Arundel County police are searching for a dog, possibly an American bull dog, that attacked and seriously wounded a 27-year-old man Tuesday evening in Gambrills. Police said the man, who was taken by paramedics to Baltimore Washington Medical Center...