Institutional News Archive 2013

This page provides an opportunity for you to access information to connect you to the exciting, groundbreaking and inspiring news stories that are happening within our institution each and every day. 

Surgeons says even a few extra pounds can increase stress on kneesDec 25, T&G

20 NIH Scientists Chosen by President Obama For Early Career AwardsDec 26, International Science Times

Ancient form of Yoga used to cure Yuletide stressDec 17, Boston Globe

Marlborough Savings Bank donates to NICView programDec 17, Community Advocate

Worcester, Mass. hospital helping young patients celebrate holidays - Dec 10, NECN

Use of telehealth network can boost care, study says - Dec 5, USA Today

Chance meeting leads to novel preeclampsia treatment - Nov 30, Boston Globe

UMass Med Licenses Anti-Cancer Technology - Nov 26, Worcester Business Journal

Can't Quit Smoking? Blame Your BrainNov 15, Everyday Health

Obesity Is Driving Surge in Knee Replacements, Study FindsNov 12, U.S.News & World Report

Adding Pounds, Then New Knees - Nov 11, New York Times

Hope Seen In Chromosome Therapy For Down SyndromeNov 10, Forbes

Germs may replace steel in Worcester factoriesNov 10, Telegram & Gazette

NICU webcams benefit hundreds of familiesNov 9, Community Advocate

Genetics breakthrough enables scientists to edit any part of human genome, report claims - Nov 7, Fox News

A booster shot for education - Nov 7, T&G

This is a triumph of basic science with huge implications. Crispr technique breaks the mould - Nov 6, The Independent

Obesity Behind Knee Replacements In Younger Adults - Oct 31, Huffington Post

Scientist talks about long road for research into potential Down syndrome treatment - Oct 28, Boston Globe

Baby born with HIV still shows no sign of infection - Oct 23, NBC News

Red Sox beards inspire UMass Memorial Medical Center to raise money for cleft palate database - Oct 23, T&G

UMass Medical School scientists find new approach in brain function studies - Oct 20, T&G

Mindfulness over matters - Oct 17, Harvard Gazette

Harr Challenge raises $53,747 for cancer walk - Oct 15, T&G

Promising Cancer Research from UMass Medical School - Oct 14, WFCR

Picking a career path - Oct 13, Boston Globe

No fad: Attitude keeps pounds away - Oct 9, Herald Tribune

Donation to children's medical center - Oct 7, T&G

Annual baseball marathon in Quincy will benefit ALS research - Oct 6, Quincy Patriot Ledger

Mass. health care costs grow more slowly - Oct 1, T&G

UMass Memorial Health Care, Baystate Health Sign 'Collaboration' Deal - Sept 26, Worcester Business Journal

Nobel prize prediction season kicks off - Sept 25, Boston Globe

Ex-hockey player starts new life as nurse - Sept 22, Boston Globe

New Understanding of Racial Disparities and Diabetes - Sept 17, US News & World Report

Americans are living better, longer - Sept 12, Boston Globe

A prescription for smiles at UMass Memorial Medical Center - Sept 12, T&G

UMass Med School Wins Cancer Research Grant - Sept 9, Worcester Business Journal

New Medical Center CEO takes on challenges of cost controlsSept 2, Worcester Business Journal

Endowed chair established at UMass Medical School - Sept 1, T&G

Lyme Disease: small tick leaves large footprint - Aug 24, T&G

A wide divide across New England on health overhaul - Aug 24, Boston Globe

Of all the diet plans, which ones really work? - Aug 21, ABC Health News

Research targets preventing postpartum depression in new moms - Aug 20, WCVB-TV

Two UMMS students land prestigious HHMI awards - Aug 14, UMassMedNow

New mobile lab lets Shriver take research on the road - Aug 13, UMassMedNow

How Much Do You Know About Kids' Health? - Aug 9,

New primary care model seeing results in MassachusettsAug 7, UMassMedNow

UMass Memorial Hires Key McGovern Aide - Aug 6, WBJ

Kidney transplant survivor Jameson Laliberte, 9, shows his toughness - Aug 5, T&G

We Need to Talk About Urinary Incontinence - Aug 5, Huffington Post

Grant affirms UMMS MD/PhD program ‘among the best’ - Aug 1, UMassMedNow

Couple forms foundation for UMass Memorial NICU - July 30, T&G

Shriver Center looks to improve autism screening among diverse cultures - July 29, UMassMedNow

Scientists hit at core of Down syndrome - July 17, Boston Globe

Gene therapy’s time seems to have come - July 14, Boston Globe

Muldoon Tapped To Lead UMass Memorial Medical Center - July 13, WBJ

Central Mass. Scientists Chip Away At Finding Cancer Cures - July 8, WBJ

Barre clinic joins medical home movement - July 7, T&G

Volunteering has healthy side-effects - July 5, T&G

Physician from UMass in line for Bronze Star - July 3, T&G

Endowed chairs gives UMass researchers flexibility - June 30, T&G

New UMass Medical School Chair Focuses on Cancer - June 27, WBJ

Early lung cancer detection could cost you - June 24, T&G

Groundbreaking artery implant at UMass - June 22, T&G

Pre-med boot camp at UMass Medical School - June 21, NECN

American Medical Association: Obesity is a disease - June 19, NECN

New England better on primary care than most of US - June 19, Boston Herald

Shrewsbury, Mass. family who lost 5-year-old son gives back to UMass ICU - June 11, NECN

UMass Remembers Cellucci’s ‘Courageous’ Campaign For ALS Research - June 11, WBUR

Former Massachusetts Governor Paul Cellucci mourned - June 9, WCVB

WPI professor developing health care apps - June 9, T&G

Raised awareness for genetic testing for breast cancer - June 5, T&G

More than 200 get degrees at University of Massachusetts Medical School - June 3, T&G

The Sidney Kimmel Foundation for Cancer Research Announces 2013 Grant Recipients - May 29,

Medical school launches online course for parents of children with autism - May 26, T&G

State ALS registry to be named after former Gov. Cellucci - May 25, T&G

All aboard the Smile Train - May 21, Worcester Magazine

How Does Weight Affect Joint Health? - May 21,

Major strokes could be prevented with alternative MRIs - May 22, umassmedNow

Giving up cushy gigs to save lives in mid-air - May 20,

A renewed focus on family medicine - May 19, T&G

Heart implants found to be effective - May 19, T&G

Professor named HHMI investigator - May 12, T&G

One-third of new Howard Hughes-funded biomedical researchers from Massachusetts - May 9,

The Changing Face of Autism - May 2, Worcester Magazine

29 Massachusetts Students Who Shine - May 1,

Translating research into medical treatments - April 28, T&G

Marathon medical volunteers adjust - April 28, T&G

Newfound hormone holds hope for diabetes treatment - April 26, Boston Globe

Katherine Luzuriaga named one of TIME magazine’s TIME 100 - April 18, umassmedNOW

Boston doctor: 'Everyone was my patient' - April 16, CNN

Coping with stress after Boston Marathon blasts - April 16, NECN

Women Leading in Central Mass.: Cancer Crusader Corrie Painter - April 15, GoLocal Worcester

Meditation can bring health benefits - April 14, Boston Globe

A fly mutation suggests a new route for tackling ALS - April 8, EurekAlert

New online tool provides insight for parents of children with autism - April 2, umassmedNOW

UMass Medical Makes Finals in National Video Competition - April 2, GoLocal Worcester

Worm study suggests diet has big effect on health - April 1, Boston Globe

Doctor to receive public health award - March 31, Boston Globe

From survival to real recovery - March 29, T&G

UMass Medical School will pay Worcester $1.58M - March 27, T&G

UMass Memorial Health Care Doctor Receives Top Award From Mass Medical Society - March 21, GoLocal Worcester

It’s ‘Match Day’ at UMass Medical School - March 16, NECN

Plumley Village residents get insights on cooking healthier on a low budget - March 12, T&G

U.S. News 2014 Best Medical School Rankings - March 12, Huffington Post

Could a bitter compound provide clues about how to treat asthma? - March 5,

UMass Memorial gets new payment plan - Feb 27, T&G

Cold snaps trigger Monarch butterfly migrations - Feb 22, NBCNews

Ribbon cutting marks opening of $400M Albert Sherman Center at UMass Medical - Feb 20, Boston Business Journal

Region braces for federal spending cuts - Feb 19,

Cancer Rehab Begins To Bridge A Gap To Reach Patients - Feb 18, WBUR

Medical School Lands $1M Research Grant - Feb 15, Worcester Business Journal

Photo of premature twins changed health care history - Feb 22, CNN

"We Beat Cancer" founders donate infusion chairs - Feb 7, 

Video game Best in Show - Feb 4, Boston Globe

Former Gov. Cellucci opens up about ALS - Feb 4,

Program brings dental care to children without dentists - Jan 28, Boston Globe

DC Dialogue: Budget sequestering - Jan 27, NECN

Mom to walk in UMass Medicine Cancer Walk for her son - Jan 29, Northborough Patch

Local scientists searching for flu fighters - Jan 22, Boston Globe

Nicview Webcam System lets parents watch infants in NICU - Jan 14, WHDH

Research takes center stage - Jan 13, T&G

Cancer death rates continue to drop - Jan 7, NBC Nightly News

Top Scientists and Innovators honored by National Academy of Inventors - Jan 7, Yahoo News

EVO to host Celebrity Chef DinnerJan 3, 2013, T&G




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