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World Class Faculty Making A Difference in Maryland and Around the World

The School of Medicine faculty includes nearly 3,000 physicians and research scientists, working collaboratively in one of the nation’s top academic medical centers. The research productivity of the faculty is among the highest in the country, making the School of Medicine one of the fastest growing research enterprises in the country, with more than $400 million in extramural funding.

With 43 academic departments, program, centers and institutes, the School is regarded as one of the leading biomedical research institutions in the U.S. with top-tier faculty and programs in cancer, brain science, surgery and transplantation, trauma and emergency medicine, vaccine development and human genomics, among other centers of excellence.

The School is not only concerned with the health of the citizens of Maryland and the nation, but also has a global presence, with research and treatment facilities in more than 35 countries around the world.