COVID-19 Response

a student in a simulation lab wearing a mask

We will keep this webpage updated with the most current information about any COVID-19-related impact to School of Nursing operations.

If you have a question about ...

UMB COVID-19 recovery or the COVID-19 pandemic:

  1. Review the UMB Coronavirus website (policies, guidelines, and extensive FAQs).
  2. If you cannot find the answer, submit your question here.

UMSON COVID-19 recovery:

  1. Review this webpage.
  2. If you cannot find the answer, submit your question here.

Be Like the Dean and KN95 Mask Up!

Dean Kirschling reminds you that a KN95 mask is required to be worn by everyone, regardless of vaccination status, while in public indoor settings at UMB or USG. 

More information:

Additional Information

Information for Students

Resources 

UMSON Student COVID-19 Vaccination, Symptom Monitoring, and Testing Requirements

Info for Students

Additional Resources

If you are feeling increased anxiety because of the crisis and its disruption to your life, UMB offers counseling resources through the Student Counseling Center (410-328-8404).


Recent Student Communications


Contact Information 

Contact

Email

Kelsey Bradford
COVID-19 Testing, Screening, and uploading information to CastleBranch
kbradford@umaryland.edu
Vaccine Status  vaccineregistration@umaryland.edu 
Vaccine Exemption Status

vaccineexemptionquestions@umaryland.edu

Maeve Howett, PhD, APRN, CPNP-PC, CNE 
Professor and Associate Dean for the Baccalaureate Program
mhowett@umaryland.edu
Bimbola Akintade, PhD, MBA, MHA, ACNP-BC, NEA-BC
Associate Professor and Associate Dean for the Master of Science in Nursing Program
bakintade@umaryland.edu
Shannon Reedy Idzik, DNP, CRNP, FAANP, FAAN ‌
Associate Professor and Associate Dean for the DNP Program
idzik@umaryland.edu
Kirsten Corazzini, PhD, FGSA
Professor and Associate Dean for the PhD Program
kcorazzini@umaryland.edu
Jeffrey Ash, EdD
Assistant Professor and Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion
jash@umaryland.edu 
Larry Fillian, MEd
Associate Dean for Student and Academic Services
lfillian@umaryland.edu 
Jane M. Kirschling, PhD, RN, FAAN
Bill and Joanne Conway Dean of the University of Maryland School of Nursing
kirschling@umaryland.edu 

Information for Faculty and Staff

Resources

UMSON Employee COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements

* If you are both a nursing student and an employee, student requirements take precedence.

Info for Students Info for Employees

Use the UMB COVID-19 Management Portal to:

  • Approve or deny Chesapeake Regional Information System for our Patients (CRISP) COVID-19 health information sharing
  • Upload vaccination dose information (if not using CRISP)
  • Request a vaccination exemption

Additional Resources

Counseling Resources

If you are feeling increased anxiety because of the crisis and its disruption to your life, UMB offers counseling resources through our Employee Assistance Program (667-214-1555). Download a brochure.

Technology, Telework, and Meeting Resources


Recent Faculty and Staff Communications


Recent Faculty and Staff Town Hall Recordings

Information for Researchers

Forms and Guidance Documents

Resources

Emergency Funds

Donate to one of our emergency funds to help create a much-needed safety net for our most vulnerable students:

Additional Resources

UMB COVID-19 News and Resources
for the campus preparedness plan, informational videos, and FAQs

UMB Alerts
for closings and other important campus-wide announcements

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
for updates on the spread of COVID-19 and recommendations to limit its spread

Maryland Department of Health COVID-19 Webpage
for Maryland-specific COVID-19 updates

"Gratitude Heals - A Special Edition Workbook for Supporting Healthcare in a COVID-19 Crisis"

We are grateful to Linda Roszak Burton, ACC, BBC, BS, the founder and managing partner of DRW Inc., a leadership development and executive coaching firm, for sharing with us "Gratitude Heals - A Special Edition Workbook for Supporting Healthcare in a COVID-19 Crisis." Ms. Roszak serves as an appointed member of the University of Maryland School of Nursing's Advisory Board for the Governor's Wellmobile Program. She has kindly granted us permission to post this workbook here and make it broadly available to our extended community. We are deeply appreciative of her ongoing support.

Guidance and Letters to the UMB Community

Impact Summary

  

Upcoming UMSON Town Halls