North Bethesda Metro Station

The University of Maryland Institute for Health Computing

Mission: To revolutionize health care, bringing together the expertise from UMB and UMCP.

In November 2022, MPower announced a transformative partnership with the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS), Montgomery County, and collaborators from the Universities at Shady Grove and the University of Maryland, Baltimore County creating The University of Maryland Institute for Health Computing (IHC) to leverage recent advances in artificial intelligence and computing to create a premier learning health care system. This system will evaluate both de-identified and secure digitized medicinal health date to diagnose, prevent, and treat diseases in patients across Maryland.

Based in North Bethesda, IHC will catalyze a clinical data science ecosystem and tap into industry and federal partners like the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Food and Drug Administration, Walter Reed Military Medical Center, and Naval Medical Research Center.


IHC In the News 

New Institute Blending Health Care, AI to Take Office Space in Rockville 

New UMD Biotech Campus to Open in Montgomery County in 2023

University of Maryland Institute to Apply AI to Health Care

AI Center Looks to the Future of Health Care in Maryland