The University of Maryland School of Medicine is seeking philanthropic support to enable the recruitment and retention of outstanding scientists, to initiate novel research efforts, and to endow Core resources with equipment and foundational operating resources. Please contact Sheila Young, Director of Development, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (410) 706-0106 to discuss commemorative opportunities.
Name the Center for Stem Cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine
A major gift to provide a long-term overall endowed fund to provide ongoing funding for the Center’s core operations, including support for recurring local, national, and international educational programs, and seed funding for new faculty recruitments, or for post-doctoral fellowship training positions in new faculty’s labs, at the program director’s discretion.
Name the Center’s Endowed Distinguished Directorship
An endowed named distinguished directorship to be held by the Director of the Center for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine (currently, Curt I. Civin MD).
Name a Distinguished Professorship
An endowed named distinguished professorship to be held by the Associate Director of the Center for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine (a planned recruitment).
Name an Endowed Professorship
Four named professorships are sought to support salary and investment in new research areas by a specific Center faculty member, preferentially targeted for new or existing faculty at the Assistant and Associate Professor level.
Name a Core Laboratory Research Gift
Two named research gifts are sought to support Core laboratory equipment purchases, and an endowment to support ongoing Core laboratory functions at the Center.