Catalyst Magazine

Shaping The Future

Thanks to a Gift from the Brody Foundation, 3D Printing Is the Latest Innovative Tool for UMSOM Physicians.

School of Medicine Establishes Two Endowed Professorships And Center For Pathogen Research

Full Endowment of $2.5 Million Includes Funds from Philanthropic Donors and Matching State Funds.

UMB, University of Costa Rica to Expand Aging Research

After overcoming more than two years of pandemic-related delays, the University of Maryland Graduate School and the University of Costa Rica (UCR) have joined forces to create the Alicia and YaYa Global Fellowship in Aging Research, supporting students to conduct aging research abroad. The program...

Putting PATIENTS First

Thanks to the School of Pharmacy and its PATIENTS Program, distrust of medical research, which goes back generations, is slowly fading as the goal of reducing health inequities grows.

Legal Aid: Suzanne and Stuart Salsbury Endow Director of Trial Advocacy Position

A generous gift of $800,000 from Stuart Salsbury, JD ’71, and Suzanne Salsbury, JD ’73, is giving a big boost to opportunities for students at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law in the area of trial advocacy. Suzanne and Stuart Salsbury are alumni and longtime donors to the...

UMB Center Helps Crime Survivors ROAR Back

“It is great knowing someone is on your side.” This is the typical response of the 250 to 300 people a year assisted by the Rebuild, Overcome, and Rise (ROAR) Center at the Carey School of Law.

Conways’ $13.8 Million Donation Marks Largest Gift In School Of Nursing’s History

The University of Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON) has received a $13.83 million commitment from Bill and Joanne Conway through their Bedford Falls Fund to create an additional 345 Conway Scholarships across all degree programs. These scholarships will cover in-state tuition, fees, and — at the...

School of Social Work

The University of Maryland School of Social Work (UMSSW) is one of the most respected schools of social work in America.

School of Pharmacy

The University of Maryland School of Pharmacy (UMSOP) is a thriving center for professional and graduate education, pharmaceutical care, research, and community service. Our faculty create the future of pharmacy by pioneering new roles for pharmacists in advanced clinical practice and conducting...

School of Nursing

The University of Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON) is advancing the science of nursing through innovative research, practical learning, and an unwavering commitment to the community.

School of Medicine

Through innovative medical education, pioneering research, and lifesaving patient care, the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) is a catalyst for improving health locally, nationally, and worldwide. Chartered in 1807 as the first public medical school in the United States, UMSOM has...

Carey School of Law

The University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law is a driving force in legal education, scholarship, and research.

Graduate School

The University of Maryland Graduate School is a place where innovation and scholarship meet, theories are developed and ideas are challenged, and scholars emerge and new knowledge is created. With a focus on biomedical, health, and human service sciences, we produce top researchers who continually...

School of Dentistry

The first dental college in the world, the highly ranked University of Maryland School of Dentistry (UMSOD) continues to shape the profession today.

Faculty Excellence

An institution is only as excellent as its faculty — without its facult the University of Maryland, Baltimore would not be the thriving university that it is. Each day, UMB’s faculty work tirelessly to educate the next generation, advance research, drive innovation, and serve citizens in Baltimore...

Student Scholarship

We are dedicated to attracting and educating the best and brightest scholars while making a UMB education affordable, regardless of a student’s race, ethnicity, or income.

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CATALYST magazine

Executive Board

Lynne Henry, Laura Kozak, Larry Kushner, Jennifer Litchman, Thomas Sullivan, Kate Ostrowski


Lynne Henry

Managing Editor

Chris Zang

Assistant Editor

Kate Ostrowski

Photography Director

Matthew D’Agostino


Michelle Baffuto

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Amir Chamsaz

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