2016 UMMS NEWS AND NOTES

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CDC reappoints Shriver Center autism expert as Act Early Ambassador

Autism advocate Elaine Gabovitch, MPA, has been reappointed to her fourth term as Act Early Ambassador to Massachusetts by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to promote the early identification of developmental delays.

Autism Insurance Resource Center honors ‘Champions’

The Autism Insurance Resource Center at UMass Medical School’s Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center honored four individuals for their dedication and commitment to helping families and individuals in the autism community.

Boston Globe: Massachusetts doctors, patients not prepared for end-of-life care

According to a survey conducted by UMass Medical School, doctors and patients in Massachusetts are not prepared for end-of-life care.

UMMS disability employment policy expert to receive Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association’s Armin Loeb Award

Alexis D. Henry, ScD, OTR/L, a disability employment policy expert at UMass Medical School, will receive the Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association’s prestigious Armin Loeb Award.

‘A History of the Present Illness’ reading and book signing on May 18

Dr. Aronson will read from her book A History of the Present Illness, and discuss how provider and patient stories, whether fictional or true, can improve health and health care.

UHealthSolutions celebrates 15 years of serving Medicare and Medicaid populations, health plans

UHealthSolutions is marking 15 years of delivering customized solutions to health care organizations and the populations they serve.

Big deals at Fourth Annual Worcester County Vendor Tradeshow

The UMMS Purchasing Department and the Office of Community and Government Relations, in conjunction with the Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce, are sponsoring the Fourth Annual Worcester County Vendor Tradeshow on Tuesday, May 24.

Worcester Public Schools Book Drive runs through mid-May

UMass Medical School is once again participating in the “Worcester: the City that Reads Book Drive.” The annual book drive promotes literacy in the community, puts books into the hands of children who may not have books in their homes and promotes the importance of being a lifetime reader.

International Festival returns to UMass Medical School on May 6

A celebration of the countries and cultures represented in the UMass Medical School community will take place on Friday, May 6, at the tenth annual International Festival, beginning at 9 a.m. in the Medical School lobbies.

Twelfth annual Gerald F. Berlin Prizes for Creative Writing awarded for reflections on caregiving

The Gerald F. Berlin Prizes for Creative Writing ceremony and selected readings will take place at a brownbag lunch on Wednesday, May 4, in the Hiatt Auditorium beginning at noon.

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