About Us

We are the resource center for tobacco use cessation and prevention for the State of Maryland. Our resource center is funded by the Maryland Department of Health (MDH) and located on the South Campus of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC). We hope you will find the posted information useful as you help your clients work toward a tobacco-free life. Please feel free to contact us to share your feedback, comments, and suggestions:  info@marylandtcrc.org.

If you are a smoker or tobacco user and are thinking about quitting, please CLICK HERE for help.


The Maryland Tobacco Control Resource Center (Maryland TCRC) is dedicated to assisting providers and programs in reducing tobacco use among citizens across the state. Our mission is to link professionals and providers to state tobacco initiatives, to provide evidence-based, effective resources and tools to local programs, to create and support an extensive, collaborative network of tobacco prevention and cessation professionals, and to provide a forum for sharing best practices throughout the state of Maryland.

Maryland TCRC is a non-profit, state-funded organization.

We cannot accept promotional links on our website

and can only accept resource referrals and other website contributions

from our collaborators and partners. 

Contact Us

The Maryland Tobacco Control Resource Center is located on the South Campus of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC).

MAILING ADDRESS:  bwtech@UMBC South, 1442 S. Rolling Road, Halethorpe, MD  21227.

WEBSITE: www.MarylandTCRC.org

PHONE: 410-455-3628 (staff are currently working remotely during COVID-19 restrictions and are unable to answer phone line)

PLEASE NOTE:    If you are a smoker or tobacco user and are thinking about quitting, please CLICK HERE for help OR call 1-800-QUIT NOW (1-800-784-8669)

FAX: 410-455-1755

EMAIL:   info@MarylandTCRC.org

Center Director: Carlo C. DiClemente, Ph.D. diclemen@umbc.edu
Administrative Coordinator: Terri L. Harold harold@umbc.edu
Project Coordinator: June Sutherland, M.S. jsuther@umbc.edu
Project Director: Reshma Roy, M.P.H. reshma.roy@umbc.edu
Project Assistant: Samantha Moran, L.M.S.W. smoran@umbc.edu
Project Assistant: Elisabeth Groth, M.A. elcarke1@umbc.edu
Project Assistant: Brianna Jehl, M.A. bjehl1@umbc.edu

Advisory Board

Edie Anderson, BA, BS, Smoking Cessation Counselor, University of Maryland Health Center

Melanie Bennett, PhD, Division Director for the Division of Psychiatric Research Services, University of Maryland School of Medicine

Panagis Galiatsatos, MD, MHS, Director, Tobacco Treatment Clinic at Johns Hopkins Medicine

Deb Brown, CEO, American Lung Association of Maryland

Richard Dalby, PhD, Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy

Michelle Darling, Director of Training, Maryland Behavioral Heatlh Administration

Janaki Deepak, MD, Director Lung Cancer Screening and Tobacco Health & Treatment, University Of Maryland School Of Medicine 

Jennifer Evans, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Coordinator, Kimbrough Ambulatory Care Center, Fort Meade

Kathleen Hoke, J.D., Legal Resource Center for Public Health Policy: University of Maryland School of Law

Michaeline Fedder, M.A., Director of Government Relations, Maryland

Marc Fishman, M.D., Medical Director of Mountain Manor Treatment Center

Dora Frank, MS, CRNP, Nurse Practitioner, Digestive Health Center, University of Maryland Medical Center

Sonia Fierro-Luperini, M.D., Chairwoman of Spanish-speaking Health Leaders

Jacquelyn Fried, RDH, MS, Associate Professor and Director, Division of Dental Hygiene, University of Maryland Dental School

Neil Grunberg, Ph.D., Professor of Medical & Clinical Psychology, Professor of Neuroscience, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Norma Kanarek, MPH, PhD, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health

Niharika Khanna, MBBS, MD, DGO, Professor of Family & Community Medicine, University of MD School of Medicine

Mary Beth Klick, Charles County Health Department

George Kolodner, M.D., Medical Director, Kolmac Clinic

Lynne Muller, PhD, NCC, LCPC, Section Chief, Student Services and School CounselingMaryland State Department of Education

Georgia L. Stevens, Ph.D., PMHCNS, BC, Geropsychiatric Nurse Coordinator, BMHS & MD MHA

Kristen Tertzakian, Assistant Director, Community Engagement, Truth Initiative