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Motivational interviewing promotes healthy behavior

The Center for Integrated Primary Care is bringing a proven technique for influencing positive behavior change to local primary care providers.

Calling all healthy eaters: Help improve cafeteria choices

In a partnership with the student-founded WooFood, the cafeterias will be making menu changes that qualify them for WooFood certification.

New Artist in Residence show highlights unexpected moments

The work of Penny Matthews will be featured in the next installment of the Lamar Soutter Library’s Artist in Residence series, beginning Tuesday, Dec. 18.

Math Learning Communities earn place in national database

The Mathematics Learning Community program developed by the Regional Science Resource Center has been accepted for inclusion in the STEMworks! Change the Equation database.

Four UMMS faculty elected as fellows of AAAS

In October, the American Association for the Advancement of Science Council elected four members of the UMass Medical School faculty as fellows of AAAS.

UMass AP Bio Labs volunteers honored

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences hosted a recognition dinner for the volunteers who have contributed their time and facilities to the UMass Advanced Placement Biology Labs.

Rogoff to retire as associate dean for student affairs

Mai-Lan Rogoff, MD, will retire from her role as associate dean for student affairs in June 2013.

Rural Health Scholars join forces at regional conference

Three members of the Rural Health Scholars program participated in the 15th Annual Symposium of the New England Rural Health Roundtable.

Miller named fellow of the American Academy of Nursing

Kathleen Miller, EdD, received one of the nursing profession’s highest honors when she was inducted as a fellow of the American Academy of Nursing.

Expert’s Corner: McGee on exercise benefits for elderly

In this video, geriatrician Sarah McGee, MD, MPH, talks about a recently published report on the significant impact of exercise on brain health.

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