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UMSOM in the Media Videos:

August 2022

DateStory Topic
8/9 UMSOM's Dr. Ze Wang discusses his study on sleep and childen's developing brain. WTOP
8/9 UMSOM's Dr. Ze Wang's study on sleep and children is discussed with advice for parents. Washington Post
8/8 UMSOM's Dr. Mary-Claire Roghmann and Dr. KC Coffey share their opinions on why it's time for nursing home to loosen their Covid restrictions on residents. Baltimore Sun
8/7 UMSOM's Dr. Ze Wang discusses findings from his sleep in kids and brain health study. Inc.
8/7 UMSOM's Dr. Chris D'Adamo shares his tips on boosting the immune system using garlic. MSN Color
8/6 UMSOM's Dr. Tonya Webb is interviewed on the diversity in biomedical science internships sponsored by the American Cancer Society. WBAL
8/5 UMSOM's Dr. Ze Wang discusses his new study findings on sleep and children's brain development. Fox 45 WBFF logo
8/4 UMSOM's Dr. Bart Griffith discusses future of xenotransplants. Guardian
8/3 UMSOM's Dr. Rose Chasm comments on study suggesting surgery not always necessary for acute appendicitis. MedScape
8/3 UMSOM's Dr. Ze Wang discusses findings from his study linking lack of sleep in pre-teens with negative impact on brain development. USNEWS
8/3 UMSOM's Dr. Ze Wang discusses findings from his study linking lack of sleep in pre-teens with negative impact on brain development. Fatherly
8/3 UMSOM's Dr. Ze Wang discusses findings from his study linking lack of sleep in pre-teens with negative impact on brain development. WPIX
8/3 UMSOM's Dr. Ze Wang discusses findings from his study linking lack of sleep in pre-teens with negative impact on brain development. BBC
8/3 UMSOM's Dr. Ze Wang discusses findings from his study linking lack of sleep in pre-teens with negative impact on brain development. The Sun
8/2 UMSOM's Dr. Ze Wang discusses findings from his study linking lack of sleep in pre-teens with negative impact on brain development. WJZ

July 2022

July 2022

DateStory Topic
7/29

IHV's Dr. Omar Harfouch breaks down what people need to know about monkeypox

AM Clique logo
7/28

IHV's Dr. Lishan Su comments on what may be causing the hepatitis cases in children

NBC News
7/28

UMSOM's MyHealthyMaryland study is mentioned in an article dicussing leadership award given to UMMS's Dr. Mohan Suntha.

Daily Record
7/25

UMSOM's retired Dean Donald Wilson given presitious DEI achievement award from American Heart Association.

Baltimore Sun
7/25

UMSOM's Dr. Greg Schrank discusses the latest about monkeypox and the BA5 Covid variant.

WYPR
7/22 UMSOM's Dr. Emerson Wickwire explains why hot summer nights disrupt our sleep and what we can do about it. Fox 45 WBFF logo
7/21 UMSOM's Dr. Rena Malik discusses ways to treat UTI infections at home and when to see a doctor. Business-Insider
7/20 UMSOM's Dr. Emerson Wickwire provides tips on sleeping better during extreme heat wave. Weather-Channel
7/20 UMSOM's Dr. Tom Scalea was interviewed for a special segment featuring the Shock Trauma Center on the rise in gun violence. NBC News
7/19 UMSOM's Dr. Bart Griffith discusses the future of xenotransplant surgeries in a health summit event for journalists. The Hill
7/19 UMSOM's Dr. Toni Pollin discusses the launch of My Healthy Maryland study and efforts to recruit volunteers for the study. Baltimore Sun
7/18 UMSOM's Dr. Stella Hines explains the benefits of wearing a N95 mask with the more infectious omicron variants circulating. NBC News
7/14 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin is interviewed about future clinical trials. Scripps
7/14 UMMSOM's Dr. Bart Griffith explains study findings on pig heart transplant patient. Smithsonian
7/12 UMSOM's Dr. Chris D'Adamo discusses healthy dietary fats as a way to control inflammation in the body. Martha Stewart Living
7/11 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin is quoted on potential for clinical trials with xenotransplants. Wall Street Journal
7/11 UMSOM's Dr. Aaron Rapoport discusses CAR-T cell therapy for cancer patients and latest success with treatment. WBAL
7/7 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin comments on study looking into heart failure in pig heart transplant patient. Washington Post
7/5 UMSOM alumni association director Larry Pitrof discusses finding letters from legend Moonlight Graham and UMSOM Dean. Baltimore Sun
7/6 UMSOM's Seemant Chaturvedi discusses expansion of use of stent for stroke patients. Neurology Today
7/1 UMSOM's Dr. Neziha Celebi discusses a teenager who is set to receive a kidney transplant next month. WJZ
7/1 UMSOM's Dr. Rose Chasm provides advice on avoiding Firework injuries during July 4th weekend. Fox 45 WBFF logo
7/1 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin discusses findings of a new study and FDA meeting focusing on regulation of xenotransplants. Baltimore Sun
7/1 UMSOM's Dr. Bartley Griffith and Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin are quoted on the cause of xenotransplant patient's death and prospect of upcoming clinical trials. Daily-Mail

June 2022

June 2022

DateStory Topic
6/30 UMSOM's Dr. May Montasser, Dr. Coleen Damcott, and Dr. Alan Shuldiner discuss latest genetic research at Amish clinic in Lancaster. WGAL-TV
6/30 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin discusses FDA meeting and possibility of clinical trials for xenotransplants. Wall Street Journal
6/29  UMSOM's Dr. Aaron Rapoport is interviewed about a new kind of immunotherapy for cancer and potential for curing difficult to treat disease. WYPR 
6/27 UMSOM faculty launch new My Healthy Maryland study to learn more about how genes and lifestyle affect the health of Marylanders. Daily Record
6/26 UMSOM's Dr. Toni Pollin announces new My Healthy Maryland precision health study aiming to recruit 250,000 people in Maryland to learn how genes and lifestyle affect health. Fox 45 WBFF logo
6/25 UMSOM's Dr. Rachel Jensen provides details on non-hormonal forms of birth control. USNEWS
6/23 UMSOM's Dr. Sharon Hoover discusses the rise in school violence and what schools can do about it. Associated Press
6/22 UMSOM faculty honored as healthcare heroes by Daily Record. Daily Record
6/22 UMSOM's Dr. Emerson Wickwire comments on study linking faint bedroom light at night to diabetes and other health problems. USNEWS
6/22 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin explains published findings on pig heart transplant and what future holds for field. Wall Street Journal
6/22 UMSOM's Dr. Shana Ntiri participated in a forum to discuss increasing diversity in research and access to cancer care. Washington Post
6/22 UMSOM's Dr. Braxton Mitchell is quoted on new partnership between Metabolon and UMSOM Amish Research Program. Genome Web
6/21 UMSOM's Dr. Peg McCarthy discusses the immune system's role in the development of brain disorders. Knowable Magazine
6/20 UMSOM's Dr. Eliot Siegel is quoted on privacy risks of MRI scans and facial recognition. Medium
6/20 UMSOM's Dr. Aaron Greenblatt comments on a program to provide clean needles and reduce syringe littering to curtail drug abuse. Baltimore Sun
6/16  UMSOM's Dr. Tracy Bale discusses the trauma summit she organized and the lasting neurological impacts of violence.  WJZ 
6/12 UMSOM's Dr. Paula Newton discusses rise in early-onset puberty due to obesity epidemic. Daily Mail
6/8 UMSOM's Dr. Ilia Baskakov comments on study detecting prions in human cadavers and necessary precautions to take. MedScape
6/7 UMSOM's Dr. Tracy Bale discusses impact of trauma on how genes are expressed and upcoming trauma summit. WYPR
6/6 CVD's Dr. Matt Laurens discusses new cases of monkeypox in the US and whether we need to be worried about a new epidemic. WJLA
6/5 CVD's Dr. Kathy Neuzil and Dr. Wilbur Chen discuss participation in vaccine challenge studies for flu and gastrointestinal illness. Associated Press
6/3 UMSOM's Dean E. Albert Reece is inducted into the Baltimore Sun's Hall of Fame. Baltimore Sun
6/3 UMSOM's Dr. Neil Siegel provides summer safety tips to prevent Lyme disease, dehydration, and skin cancer. Fox 45 WBFF logo
6/1 UMSOM's Dr. Dan Morgan and Dr. Jonathan Bagdadi discuss their new study findings suggesting doctors continue to overprescribe antibiotics for assymptomatic infections. Study Finds
6/1 IHV's Dr. James Doub explains how they are using viruses that infect bacteria as a way to penetrate biofilms in prosthetic infections. Orthopedics This Week logo

May 2022

May 2022

DateStory Topic
5/25 CVD's Dr. Kathy Neuzil and Dr. Wilbur Chen highlight importance of participation in vaccine challenge studies. Kaiser Health News Brief
5/25 UMSOM's Dr. Sarah Edwards provides tips for parents on how to speak to kids following school shooting in Texas. Fox 5
5/25 UMSOM's Dr. Sharon Hoover explains how to speak to kids about fears after shooting in Texas. Baltimore Sun
5/25 UMSOM's Dr. Gloria Reeves discusses anxieties in kids after school shooting in Texas. WTOP
5/25 UMSOM's Dr. Sharon Hoover provides advice for parents to calm their kid's fears after school shooting in Texas. WJLA
5/24 CVD's Dr. Matt Laurens discusses monkey pox and how much we need to worry about transmission. Bloomberg
5/24 CVD's Dr. Kathy Neuzil and Dr. Wilbur Chen discuss flu challenge study and patient recruitment. Baltimore Sun
5/24 IHV's Dr. Robert Gallo says that monkeypox is less transmissible than COVID from what we know Baltimore Sun
5/24 IHV's Adjunct Professor Dr. Joseph Bryant explains what transgenic mice are says that many drug developers are watching the court case between Novartis and Bristol Meyers Squibb over a genetically modified mouse. Endpoint News
5/20 IHV's Dr. Nadia Sam-Agudu says viruses do not know country boundaries when referring to the new monkeypox outbreak Quartz
5/13 UMSOM's role in the new cancer center is highlighted in groundbreaking ceremony. Baltimore Sun
5/11 UMSOM's Dr. Sarah Murthi is quoted on her grant to launch a new center to study virtual reality techniques in medicine. Beckers Hospital Review
5/11 IHV's Dr. Sarah Schmalzle discusses how to make HIV preventive medication more accessible to people who need it MedScape
5/10 UMSOM's Dr. Sarah Murthi is quoted on her new research collaboration to launch center to study virtual reality and other emerging technologies in clinical care. Baltimore Sun
5/6 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohuiddin discusses presence of pig virus DNA in heart of xenotransplant patient. Wall Street Journal
5/5 UMSOM's Dr. Bartley Griffith and Dr. Muhammad Mohuiddin discuss presence of pig virus DNA in heart of xenotransplant patient. Associated Press
5/5 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohuiddin discusses presence of pig virus DNA in heart of xenotransplant patient. USA Today
5/5 UMSOM's Dr. Bartley Griffith and Dr. Muhammad Mohuiddin discuss presence of pig virus DNA in heart of xenotransplant patient. New York Times
5/5 UMSOM's Dr. Graeme Woodworth discusses advances in focused ultrasound research to open blood brain barrier to deliver drugs. National Geographic

April 2022

April 2022

DateStory Topic
4/27 UMSOM's Dr. Jacques Ravel speaks about supplements to improve vaginal microbiome. New York Times
4/26 UMSOM's Dr. Harry Johnson provides advice on treating urinary incontinence. USNEWS
4/26 UMSOM's Dr. Steffen Wolff's discusses how rats develop little dances to help them remember complex movements NBC4 Washington DC
4/18 UMSOM's Dr. Allan Doctor is interviewed on his research team's progress on developing artificial blood product. Washington Post
4/12 UMSOM's Dr. Steffen Wolff's study on how people learn skilled movements is mentioned Discover Magazine logo
4/8 Zaineb Makhzoumi, MD, MPH, discusses diagnosis and treatment of nummular eczema, a type of skin rash. Self magazine
4/7 UMSOM's Dr. Lynn Grattan explains new research showing microplastics in the blood for the first time and what steps we can take to avoid them. WYPR
4/6 UMSOM's Dr. Jennifer Hopp discusses new research suggesting anti-seizure drugs are safe to use in pregnancy. MedScape
3/30 UMSOM's Dr. Peter Crino highlights the importance of finding continuing resources for adults living with autism. The Beacon Newspapers
3/29 UMSOM's Dr. Lauren Jackson comments on use of prescription radiation drug in event of nuclear attack in Europe. CNN
3/26 UMSOM's Dr. Lauren Jackson discusses why it's a waste of money to stock up on iodine pills in case of nuclear attack. WTOP
3/17 UMSOM's Dr. Robert Reed, his wife, and cardiac fellow Dr. Sophie Korzan discuss travels to Ukraine to help refugees. WJLA
3/16 UMSOM's Dr. David Benavides comments on surprising symptoms of multiple sclerosis. Huffpost
3/15 UMSOM's Dr. Steffen Wolff explains that rats create their own choreography when learning a skillful task. Science Times logo
3/14 UMSOM's Dr. Kirti Shetty comments on a study showing early transplant boosts survival for those with alcoholic hepatits. Reuters 
3/14 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith are quoted on complications that led to death of pig heart transplant patient. MedScape
3/13 UMSOM's Dr. Elizabeth Guardiani discusses treatments for strained vocal cords.  Reader's Digest
3/11 Ms. Kathy Bennett, who has been living with HIV for over 31 years, has led the longest running HIV support group in Maryland in the Jacques Initiative within IHV. HIV Plus logo
3/11 IHV's Dr. Shyam Kottilil explains the limitations to a new study suggesting that a more damaging strain of HIV transmits from male-female sex rather than male-male sex. Healthline
3/11 UMSOM's Dr. Jason Falvey is quoted on his research linking financial strain to death from heart attacks. USNEWS
3/10 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. Reuters
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. Forbes Logo
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. Associated Press
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. Wall Street Journal 
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. USA Today 
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. Washington Post 
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. Baltimore Sun 
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. CNN
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. New York Times
3/4 UMSOM's Dr. Mohamed Labib details his treatment of patient with 5 brain aneurysms.  Today Show
3/3 UMSOM's Dr. Chris D'Adamo comments on the effects of functional-musrhoom supplements on improving focus and concentration.  Yahoo News
3/2 UMSOM's Dr. Howard Eisenberg discusses focused ultrasound treatment for Parkinson's disease. WJZ
3/1 UMSOM's Dr. Paul Fishman is quoted on treatments for essential tremor. NewsMax

March 2022

March 2022

DateStory Topic
3/30 UMSOM's Dr. Peter Crino highlights the importance of finding continuing resources for adults living with autism. The Beacon Newspapers
3/29 UMSOM's Dr. Lauren Jackson comments on use of prescription radiation drug in event of nuclear attack in Europe. CNN
3/26 UMSOM's Dr. Lauren Jackson discusses why it's a waste of money to stock up on iodine pills in case of nuclear attack. WTOP
3/17 UMSOM's Dr. Robert Reed, his wife, and cardiac fellow Dr. Sophie Korzan discuss travels to Ukraine to help refugees. WJLA
3/16 UMSOM's Dr. David Benavides comments on surprising symptoms of multiple sclerosis. Huffpost
3/15 UMSOM's Dr. Steffen Wolff explains that rats create their own choreography when learning a skillful task. Science Times logo
3/14 UMSOM's Dr. Kirti Shetty comments on a study showing early transplant boosts survival for those with alcoholic hepatits. Reuters 
3/14 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith are quoted on complications that led to death of pig heart transplant patient. MedScape
3/13 UMSOM's Dr. Elizabeth Guardiani discusses treatments for strained vocal cords.  Reader's Digest
3/11 Ms. Kathy Bennett, who has been living with HIV for over 31 years, has led the longest running HIV support group in Maryland in the Jacques Initiative within IHV. HIV Plus logo
3/11 IHV's Dr. Shyam Kottilil explains the limitations to a new study suggesting that a more damaging strain of HIV transmits from male-female sex rather than male-male sex. Healthline
3/11 UMSOM's Dr. Jason Falvey is quoted on his research linking financial strain to death from heart attacks. USNEWS
3/10 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. Reuters
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. Forbes Logo
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. Associated Press
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. Wall Street Journal 
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. USA Today 
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. Washington Post 
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. Baltimore Sun 
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. CNN
3/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith announce the passing of pig heart transplant patient. New York Times
3/4 UMSOM's Dr. Mohamed Labib details his treatment of patient with 5 brain aneurysms.  Today Show
3/3 UMSOM's Dr. Chris D'Adamo comments on the effects of functional-musrhoom supplements on improving focus and concentration.  Yahoo News
3/2 UMSOM's Dr. Howard Eisenberg discusses focused ultrasound treatment for Parkinson's disease. WJZ
3/1 UMSOM's Dr. Paul Fishman is quoted on treatments for essential tremor. NewsMax

February 2022

February 2022

DateStory Topic
2/26

CVD's Dr. Wilbur Chen discusses ACIP’s recommendations for vaccines for travelers.

Pharmacy Practice News 
2/23 UMSOM's Dr. Bart Griffith and Dr. Christine Lau explain potential impact of pig heart transplant on future of organ shortages. NBC4 Washington DC
2/23 UMSOM's Dr. Vasken Dilsizian discusses findings of a new study using nuclear medicine scans to predict future heart attacks. WJLA
2/23 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin expounds on the evolution of xenotransplant research to enable the pig organ transplant. AAMC
2/21 UMSOM's Dr. Bart Griffith and Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin are profiled on their involvement in historic pig organ transplant. New Yorker logo
2/21 UMSOM's Dr. Jason Falvey discusses his new study linking extreme financial strain to excess risk of dying after a heart attack.  UPI
2/17 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin comments on state of xenotransplant research and plans for clinical trials. Science-News
2/16 IHV's Dr. Robert Gallo says cutting-edge stem cell transplant method to treat a woman's HIV is not a "cure." WBAL
2/15 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith discuss patient's plans to watch the Superbowl. Yahoo News
2/15 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin and Dr. Bart Griffith discuss patient's plans to watch the Superbowl. USA Today
2/15 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin provides updates on xenotransplant research. Sciences et Avenir (France)
2/14 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin discusses his research leading up to the pig transplant surgery. The Naked Scientists podcast
2/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin provides an update on xenotransplant reserach and status of patient. BBC
2/9 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin is profiled on his xenotransplant research and family life. Haaretz magazine
2/7 IHV's Dr. Eleanor Wilson discusses the new mRNA HIV vaccine and why it is so tricky to make an HIV vaccine GW-Hatchet
2/6 IHV's Dr. Nadia Sam-Agudu reflects on accurately respecting her heritage while doing research on people in her home country Forbes Logo
2/5 UMSOM's Dr. Andrea Meredith discusses her findings that an ADHD medication may treat a rare genetic movement disorder in kids ANI
2/4 UMSOM's Dr. Chaz Hong writes in a column about the future promise of xenotransplant for heart failure patients. TCTMD
2/2 UMSOM's Dr. Scott Aaronson discusses challenges of managing treatment-resistant depression. Psychology Today
2/1 UMSOM's Dr. Kathryn Barry comments on her new study looking at risk of precancerous colon polyps and weight changes with age. USNEWS

January 2022

January 2022

DateStory Topic
1/31 UMSOM's Dr. Ze Wang explains his new study identifying shared mechanism between sleep disturbances and mental disorders in teens.  Newsweek
1/28 UMSOM's Dr. Bart Griffith discusses the future of xenotransplant and provides update on the patient transplanted with pig heart. NPR
1/26 UMSOM's Dr. Chris D'Adamo factchecks claim that cilantro can clear heavy metals from the brain. USA Today
1/26 IHV's Dr. Shyam Kottilil discusses the safety of a cancer drug that flushed HIV out of cells STAT Logo
1/25 UMSOM's Dr. Allan Doctor provides an update on his research involving artificial blood. Scripps National News
1/21 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin discusses his Muslim faith and use of pigs for his research. VICE
1/20 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin comments on state of research underway to investigate genetically-modified pig organs for xenotransplant. STAT Logo
1/20 UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin comments on new research on transplant of pig kidney into brain dead donor. Wall Street Journal
1/20

UMSOM's Dr. Muhammad Mohiuddin comments on new research on transplant of pig kidney into brain dead donor.

New York Times
1/12

UMSOM's Dr. Emerson M. Wickwire describes why it is important to stay on a set exercise, sleep, and mealtime schedule throughout the pandemic.

Wall Street Journal

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