UMass Medical School’s Anatomical Gift Program has received an increase in donations, according to an Aug. 26 article in the Worcester Telegram & Gazette. The rate of donations has risen about 45 percent overall since 2010, with 112 donations this year.
Terence R. Flotte, MD, and colleagues from the Medical Education Working Group published a paper in the AAMC journal American Medicine about the collaboration to develop cross-institutional core competences for the prevention and management of prescription drug misuse.
UMMS mourns the death of Paul Marshall, MD, professor emeritus of pediatrics and neurology, who died in a swimming accident in July. Dr. Marshall was 71. A Mass of the Resurrection will be held on Saturday, Sept. 10.
The School of Medicine Class of 2020 began their medical school journey at UMass Medical School on Wednesday, Aug. 3.
Mark D. Johnson, MD, PhD, will join UMass Medical School and UMass Memorial Medical Center as chair of the Department of Neurosurgery in November.
Massachusetts Department of Public Health Commissioner Monica Bharel, MD, MPH, praised UMass Medical School for leading the charge to better train medical and advanced practice nursing students in prevention and management of opioid abuse.
The Graduate School of Nursing at UMass Medical School is named first overall in New England, 18th in the United States andeighth among public nursing schools in a new analysis by Nursing Schools Almanac.
Eighteen local teenagers who are determined to do what it takes to succeed in careers in health care are members of UMass Medical School’s High School Health Careers Program Class of 2016.
GSBS student Hatem Elif Kamber Kaya was honored to have two speaking engagements at The Allied Genetics Conference, the annual national meeting of the Genetics Society of America.
For 20 years the Meyers Primary Care Institute—a unique partnership between UMass Medical School, Fallon Health and Reliant Medical Group—has quietly improved population health through research and education.