The feature video produced for the 2018 MedSchool Gala documents four life saving patient cases which bring to the viewer: state of the art medicine; extraordinary compassion in care; and, research innovations – all made possible because of the School of Medicine faculty.
TRANSFORMING THE TRAJECTORY OF MEDICINE
Commissioned to celebrate the 210th year of the University of Maryland School of Medicine, an extraordinary time line of early drawings and etching combined with historic video create a journey from the days of leeching to the world of 21st century of genomics, vaccine development and proton therapies.
Most people don’t realize that buying lottery tickets is very high risk gambling. Unfortunately, most people who regularly play the lottery are using money needed for rent and food. The lottery spots produced for The Center of Excellence on Problem Gambling are featured in the Maryland 2018 state-wide campaign.
FROM WEST BALTIMORE
Produced in collaboration with the University of Maryland Baltimore CURE Scholars Program, the documentary follows six young teens from West Baltimore who share their lives and the challenges of growing up in neighborhoods of violence and poverty.
NOT ALONE: IN RECOVERY
With many thousands of people responding to our problem gambling campaign music videos on our social media sites, we commissioned a composer to write a country western song that addressed gambling addictions and being in recovery.
THE GAMBLING CONNECTION TO OPIATE USE: PERSONAL EXPERIENCES
This new short documentary explores the growing underlying problem of gambling addiction among opiate users. Filmed at a Methadone clinic in Baltimore, Maryland, it captures both the struggles and challenges, as well as the recovery and hope of three men.
STATE-WIDE PROBLEM GAMBLING CAMPAIGN 2017-2018
MedSchool Maryland Productions is designing and implementing a one year state-wide outreach campaign for the Center of Excellence on Problem Gambling and the Maryland Health Department. The campaign includes billboards, TV and radio PSAs, movie theatre advertisements, social media and a special website.
THE UMB CURE SCHOLARS PROGRAM
The exciting first year of the UMB CURE Scholars program which brings science to middle school students in west Baltimore is shared by the scholars, teachers, administrators, mentors and the UMB team.
SHAKEER FROM WEST BALTIMORE
MedSchool Maryland Productions collaborated with the UMB CURE Scholars program to produce several videos exploring the lives of participants in the program, as well as one short documentary entitled “Shakeer from West Baltimore.”