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The University of Maryland, Baltimore established the UMB Health Sciences Research Park Corporation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, in 2003 to manage its biomedical research development, the BioPark.

UMB Health Sciences Research Park Corporation (RPC) Leadership


James L. Hughes
President, RPC
Vice President and Chief Enterprise & Economic Development Officer
University of Maryland, Baltimore
Jane Shaab
Senior Vice President, RPC
Assistant Vice President for
Economic Development
University of Maryland, Baltimore

Board of Directors

John M. Prugh
RPC Chair
President, CEO & Director of
Alex Brown Realty Inc.

Harold E. Chappelear, LLD (Hon.)
InternaSource, LLC

Dr. David L. Dalton
Health Resources, Inc.

Marilynn K. Duker
The Shelter Group

John M. Hamilton
Vice President of Lending
MECU of Baltimore, Inc.

Richard J. Himelfarb
Chairman, Investment Banking
Stifel Financial Corp.

Bahija Jallal, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President, AstraZeneca
Head of MedImmune

The Honorable Janet S. Owens
Former Anne Arundel County Executive

Alberto Mas
Worldwide President
BD Diagnostics-Diagnostic Systems

Edward M. Rudnic, Ph.D.
Chief Operating Officer, QRxPharma Limited
Founder, MiddleBrook Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

UMB Health Sciences Research Park Corporation audited financial statements and IRS Forms are available upon request. Please contact Nancy Woon Schaefer.


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