What draws many of this region's top pathologists, medical technologists and technicians to UMMC? We offer the in-depth learning experience and opportunity for exploration that just can't be found anywhere else.
Because we are home to Maryland's largest Trauma Center and renowned for our Kidney, Liver, Heart, Lung and Stem Cell transplant programs, our unique resources and talented team members help us make enormous advances in patient care each and every day.
Recognized as a leader in Clinical, Anatomic and Molecular Pathology, UMMC serves as a diagnostic referral center where translational research facilitates cutting-edge diagnostic services. Fundamental mechanisms of disease have brought us new insight into disease states, and our expertise in translational research is widely recognized.
- Our Microbiology, Immunology and Infectious Disease areas serve the region's core laboratory for HIV testing and infectious disease. And, we're helping to lead the way as the science of microbiology makes a dynamic transition from lab practices to advanced molecular procedures, including DNA fingerprinting.
- We're also one of the few full-service Immunogenetics/Transplant laboratories in the region, and perform the highest rate of renal disease transplants in the nation.
- Because we're home to the nation's first and foremost Shock Trauma Center, our work in Transfusion Medicine is truly cutting edge and highly recognized in areas such as specialty component cell therapy and storage.
You'll be working with the best, in a supportive atmosphere that will inspire your growth and fuel your advancement. Plus, you'll have opportunities to share your skills and knowledge by participating in our teaching partnership with area academic institutions.