Category Archives: Events

Fruit Ninja VR Study Break Contest – Game On!

Take a break from reality and slice up some virtual fruit salad! The Health Sciences and Human Services Library’s (HS/HSL) Innovation Space is hosting a Fruit Ninja VR study break from May 7-16. Continue reading

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New Exhibit – Scarred for Life: Every Scar Tells a Story

                    A fascinating exhibit by artist Ted Meyer will be on display at the HS/HSL’s Weise Gallery from April 4 to June 22, 2018. Ted Meyer is a nationally recognized artist, … Continue reading

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Guest Speakers at the HS/HSL Maker Expo

Register for the HS/HSL Maker Expo, March 6, University of Maryland, Baltimore. Free, lunch provided. Continue reading

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For All the People: A Century of Citizen Action in Health Care Reform Exhibit

The National Library of Medicine is pleased to present our latest traveling exhibition, For All The People: A Century of Citizen Action in Health Care Reform. Health care reform has been a contentious political issue in the United States for more … Continue reading

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MakerHealth CEO to Keynote the HS/HSL Maker Expo

Anna Young’s keynote talk at the HS/HSL Maker Expo, “A Maker Revolution in Health”, will discuss how clinicians and patients are improving patient care using new and old tools in innovative ways. Continue reading

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HS/HSL Maker Expo

We’re pleased to announce the HS/HSL Maker Expo – a health sciences networking and showcase event for makers, innovators, and entrepreneurs! Continue reading

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Meet the Makers: Drs. Karen Gordes & Sandra McCombe-Waller

Join us for Meet the Makers, our speaker series focusing on emerging technologies in the life sciences. On February 7, 2018, Drs. Karen Gordes and Sandra McCombe of the University of Maryland School of Medicine will discuss a collaboration between UMB Physical Therapy students and UMBC Information Systems students to create assistive devices for rehabilitation patients. Continue reading

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Healing Mask Exhibit Opening & Guest Speaker Luncheon

Healing Mask Exhibit – “Unmasking the Trauma of War” on display in the Health Sciences and Human Services Library Gallery. Register for a free guest speaker luncheon now (seating is limited). RSVP to: events@hshsl.umaryland.edu. Event takes place on Monday, November 20th, 12-1, HS/HSL, 5th floor Gladhill Boardroom. Continue reading

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Join Us Today at Our Meet the Makers Series: Dr. Warren L. Grayson

Join us as we kick off Meet the Makers, an HS/HSL speaker series focused on emerging technology in the life sciences. Our first guest speaker will be Dr. Warren L. Grayson, Biomedical Engineering at Johns Hopkins. Continue reading

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From DNA to Beer Exhibit at the HS/HSL

From DNA to BEER, Harnessing Nature in Medicine & Industry exhibition is on display in the HS/HSL Weise Gallery through April 22, 2017. Life forms such as bacteria, yeasts, and molds can cause sickness or restore health, and help produce foods … Continue reading

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