Chancellor Michael F. Collins says Gov. Charlie Baker’s recommendations to stem the opioid crisis deserve a fair hearing and expounds on how UMass Medical School is changing its medical education curriculum to address the problem, in a Nov. 20 Worcester Telegram & Gazette editorial.
UMass Medical School student Waldo Zamor was honored to become the first medical student to present a Medicine Grand Rounds at St. Vincent Hospital in the hospital’s history.
UMass Medical School announced today that it is immediately incorporating into its School of Medicine curriculum specific training in support of 10 agreed-upon core competencies for the prevention and management of prescription drug misuse.
Massachusetts nursing executive Joan Vitello, PhD, has been named the new dean of the Graduate School of Nursing at UMass Medical School.
Eleven UMass Medical School nursing and medical students wrapped up their two-week immersion in veterans’ health care with a visit to Westover Air Reserve Base.
Dean Flotte spoke to the Boston Globe about why and how Massachusetts medical schools are stepping up efforts to train students to prevent misuse of painkillers as part of Gov. Charlie Baker’s campaign to address the state’s opioid addiction problem.
The UMass Medical School chapter of the American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA) is hosting a workshop and a networking reception in October.
Henry Tulgan, MD, clinical professor of medicine, was honored with the 2015 Rutledge Howard Award from the Accreditation Council on Continuing Medical Education.
The UMMS eClub, which offers the UMass Medical School community opportunities to learn more about the business of science, will put scientific business ideas to the test at its Investors Roundtable on Wednesday, Oct. 14.
Delegates from the Universidad del Rosario in Bogota, Colombia, visited UMass Medical School to discuss collaboration on a fellowship in addiction medicine and an upcoming international conference on addiction treatment.