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President of University of Maryland, Baltimore to visit AHEC West

March 31st, 2016 by WCBC Radio

Dr. Jay A. Perman will visit AHEC West on Wednesday, April 20, as part of a multi-faceted visit to the Western Maryland area. Dr. Perman’s visit to AHEC West will coincide with an Open House the agency is holding in recognition of AHEC’s 40th anniversary serving the Western Maryland community.

Dr. Perman is president of Maryland’s only public health, law, and human services university, which houses the state’s Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Law, and other professional graduate programs. He has served as president of the prestigious University of Maryland, Baltimore since 2010. A pediatric gastroenterologist, Dr. Perman continues to practice medicine through his weekly President’s Clinic, where he teaches team-based health care.

In his visit to Western Maryland, Dr. Perman will help celebrate the 40th anniversary of AHEC West, first in a tour of the agency’s offices that will include presentations regarding the numerous programs at AHEC West and then by attending the Open House at the agency from 3 to 5 p.m.

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