About the University of Maryland Medical Center

Our Mission: We heal - We teach - We discover - We care

UMMCThe University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) in Baltimore provides a full range of evidence-based health care services to the Mid-Atlantic region. As the flagship academic medical center of the 12-hospital University of Maryland Medical System, UMMC delivers high-value primary and specialty care, serving as a referral center for the most critically ill and injured patients. The Medical Center is one of the nation’s first teaching hospitals, established in 1823 in partnership with the nation’s first public medical school. All attending physicians at UMMC are faculty members of the University of Maryland School of Medicine.

Mohan Suntha, MD, MBA
President and CEO
University of Maryland Medical Center
University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus 

UMMC is a leader in time-sensitive critical care, with 12 specialized intensive care units. Physicians and hospitals across the region refer their most critically ill patients to UMMC, with coordination by Maryland ExpressCare.

UMMC is among the 7 percent of US hospitals with Magnet Designation for nursing excellence, as recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

UMMC quick numbersUMMC is home to the world-renowned R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, which is known as a world leader in trauma care, research and training, and is the heart of Maryland’s model emergency medical services system.

The University of Maryland Children’s Hospital is a regional resource for diagnosing and treating serious and complex health problems in infants through young adults.

The University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center is one of a select group of NCI-designated cancer centers in the US, dedicated to compassionate, evidence-based care and discovery-driven research.

The University of Maryland Division of Transplantation is one of the nation’s busiest transplant programs performing more than 400 organ transplants a year.

The University of Maryland Comprehensive Heart Center is a national leader in minimally invasive treatment options.

In 2014, the world-class University of Maryland Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology opened its doors at the UMMC Midtown Campus, offering a multidisciplinary care team.

To read more about the University of Maryland Medical Center, visit umm.edu.


UMMC Board of Directors

Louise Michaux Gonzales, Esq.

Stephen A. Burch

Calvin G. Butler, Jr.

Marilyn M. Carp

Harriet E. Cooperman, Esq.

Carol L. Coughlin, CPA

Robert A. Chrencik

Steven J. Czinn, MD

Reverend Dr. Alvin Hathaway, Sr.

Mark L. Joseph

William Kirwan

Jay A. Perman, MD

Thaddeus Pula, MD

E. Albert Reece, MD, PhD, MBA

Timothy J. Regan

Mohan Suntha, MD

Deborah Trautman, PhD, RN