Actions speak louder than words! At the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC), we do more than just say: “Make lifestyle changes so you don’t get diabetes.”
Violence and criminal activity remains a major threat to public health, disproportionately affecting racial minorities. Among African-American men, violence is a leading cause of injury, disability and death.
Several programs run by UMMC are proving Baltimore-area youth with work-readiness skills training, job training and career coaching.