Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine

The Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine clinic operates under the University of Maryland Children's Hospital.

The Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine offers continuing comprehensive primary and sub-specialty care to young people from adolescence through early adulthood (12-24 years) with transitioning to adult care for those 25-29. Division faculty members have expertise in medicine, nursing, psychology, health education, social work and outreach.

Learn more about the Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine clinic.

You can contact the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine by calling: 410-328-TEEN (8336)

Services | HIV/AIDS Activities | Special Programs 


Services

  • Management of chronic conditions (i.e. asthma, chronic fatigue, headaches, diabetes, chronic anemia, etc.), as well as management of complicated medical problems
  • Annual, Sport, Camp and Work Physicals
  • Reproductive Health and Family Planning including: family planning services with regard to pregnancy evaluation, emergency contraception, contraceptives and screening and treatment of sexual transmitted infections
  • HIV/AIDS counseling and testing and primary and sub-specialty care.
  • Evaluations and counseling for psychosocial issues related to sexually transmitted infections, pregnancy, substance abuse and depression
  • LGBTQ Youth services with regards to comprehensive primary care. 
  • Research on access of minority youth to health care services including identifying needs and evaluating strategies to link them to care

HIV/AIDS Activities

  • HIV clinical research, prevention, identification and linkage to care
  • Project Health Youth Zone at Baltimore’s Gay Pride Celebration
    • The Project Health Youth Zone is a drug and alcohol free area which takes place during the block party at gay pride.  In partnership with Baltimore Black Pride, Inc., we provide safe space and youth activities during the annual Black Pride Celebration and National Coming Out Day.

Special Programs

  • STAR TRACK (Special Teens At-Risk, Together Reaching Access, Care and Knowledge) is an interdisciplinary program to address the complicated needs of adolescents who are infected with HIV
  • Youth Involvement. (Community Advisory Board) Clients receiving clinic services are invited to quarterly meetings to provide feedback to the clinic regarding services they receive and additional resources or initiatives, which would improve clinic services
  • Interdisciplinary Education. Our interdisciplinary team provides on-site precepting and graduate clinical instruction for students in related fields. In addition, our team provides prevention, policy, technology skill building, and counseling and testing training
  • Professional Leadership. Faculty and staff provide technical assistance and services to providers, professionals, agencies, and organizations on a wide variety of adolescent and young adult issues. Recent topics include positive youth development, youth early identification issues, and HIV rapid testing technologies


737 W. Lombard St., Suite 215, Baltimore, MD 21201

For more information about UMCH or to make an appointment, please call 1-800-492-5538 (patients) or 1-800-373-4111 (physicians).

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