University of Maryland Medical Center
Founded in 1823 as the Baltimore Infirmary, the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) is one of the nation’s oldest academic medical centers. Located on the west side of downtown Baltimore, the Medical Center is distinguished by discovery-driven tertiary and quaternary care for the entire state and region and innovative, highly specialized clinical programs. The Medical Center maintains a close partnership with the University of Maryland School of Medicine, and UMMC’s 12 clinical departments are led by outstanding physician leaders with national and international reputations.
All of the medical center’s physicians are faculty members at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, the nation’s fifth oldest and first public medical school and a recognized leader in biomedical research and medical education.