First-of-its-kind tobacco treatment training program launched

First-of-its-kind tobacco treatment training program launched

A new UMass Medical School program trains health care providers how to teach their colleagues to help patients quit smoking.

Read more
Research

Research

Inspired by Gov. Cellucci, Riccios give $1M for ALS research at UMMS

A grateful alumna and her husband, who were touched by the late former Gov. Paul Cellucci’s struggle with ALS, have pledged $1 million to the UMass ALS Cellucci Fund to support ALS research at UMass Medical School. The gift by Diane M. Riccio, PhD ’03, and her husband Dan is the largest alumni donation ever to UMass Medical School.

Read More

Selected Recent Publications

Crosstalk between BRCA-Fanconi anemia and mismatch repair pathways prevents MSH2-dependent aberrant DNA damage responses
Sustained Normalization of Neurological Disease after Intracranial Gene Therapy in a Feline Model
Visualization of repetitive DNA sequences in human chromosomes with transcription activator-like effectors
Amphotericin B Increases Influenza A Virus Infection by Preventing IFITM3-Mediated Restriction
Education

Education

Remodeled program helps disadvantaged medical school candidates succeed

The goals of the year-long Health Sciences Preparation Program are to enhance student diversity and boost the educational preparedness of students for participation in School of Medicine curriculum. Incoming medical student Jonathan Quang talks about his successful experience in the program.

Read More
Community

Community

More help on the way for Mass. women with depression during and after pregnancy

UMass Medical School is leading the launch of a statewide program to better identify and treat depression in mothers during and after pregnancy, by providing rapid access to psychiatric expertise and mental health resources to pregnant and postpartum women’s front line health care providers. The Massachusetts Child Psychiatry Access Project (MCPAP) for Moms initiative launches July 1.

Read More
Students

Students

UMMS student Molly Cook receives Schweitzer Fellowship

Second-year medical student Molly Cook has been chosen as one of 14 Boston Schweitzer Fellows and will spend the next year teaching teens about intimate relationship violence.

Read More

Stay Connected

doctor at umassmemorial

Campus Information

Commencement 2014 -- Complete Coverage
    • Commonwealth Medicine is dedicated to improving health care for people in need, while also controlling costs and maximizing revenue for our clients. Public- and private-sector organizations save millions of dollars annually by working with us. Our evidence-based recommendations and innovative solutions produce tangible results:

      • Better health outcomes
      • Lower health care costs
      • More access to health care
      Find out more
    • MassBiologics, located in Boston, is the only non-profit, FDA-licensed manufacturer of vaccines in the United States. For over 100 years, MassBiologics has worked to improve public health through applied research, development and production of biologic products.

      Find out more
    • The UMass Medicine Development Office is committed to engaging in and building lasting relationships between UMass Medical School, UMass Memorial Health Care and those who support or wish to support our joint enterprise with their gifts, wisdom and time. Together, we are working to advance the health and well-being of the people in the commonwealth and the world through pioneering advances in education, research and health care delivery. Your gift can help today.  

      Find out more
▴ Back To Top