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Division of Geographic Medicine

Division Head: Myron M. Levine, MD, DTPH  

The Division of Geographic Medicine in the Department of Medicine is housed within the Center for Vaccine Development.

The center is known throughout the world for its creation of vaccines against cholera, typhoid, malaria and other infectious diseases. Vaccines against smallpox, the West Nile virus and avian ("bird") flu are also being created and tested here.

Division Faculty


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UMMC Residency and Fellowship Programs

Ph.D. Program for Clinicians

Visit the Traveler's Clinic

To schedule an appointment with one of our doctors, call 1-800-492-5538. 

Open Faculty Positions

IHV Associate Director (Position 03-309-786)

The University of Maryland School of Medicine's Institute of Human Virology Division seeks a visionary leader with skills to manage and guide the Division of Epidemiology and Prevention.  As Associate Director, the selected candidate will lead the mission of promoting the growth of the Institute and its multidisciplinary and translational research missions, targeting chronic viral diseases, especially HIV/AIDS and cancer including virally linked cancer.  Successful candidates will have an MD or PhD degree in epidemiology or related discipline, or equivalent experience.  Applicants must have a documented track record of external research funding and evidence of scientific productivity through substantive publication or original research.  The selected candidate will spend a significant amount of time in building and maintaining the Division's international and domestic extramurally funded research programs focused on infectious diseases and/or cancer epidemiology. 

Interested candidates please forward a cover letter, CV, research statement and contact information for three references to:  Robert Gallo, MD , at

The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.   

Please reference position number of interest in your correspondence.