UMass Medical School’s Clinical Pharmacy Services has partnered with InterVRx to review the accuracy, completeness and usability of specialty drug clinical protocols used within its patient monitoring platform.
UMass Medical School scientist Gang Han, PhD, and his team have designed a new class of molecules used in photodynamic therapy that are able to direct lamp light deep into tissue to kill cancer tumors.
The Center for Digital Health, a collaboration of UMass Medical School, UMass Lowell and UMass Boston, has received a $125,000 grant from the UMass President’s Science and Technology Initiatives Fund. Yunsheng Ma, MD, PhD, is a co-director of the new center.
UMass Medial School toxicology expert Kavita Babu, MD, says a new, blockbuster U.S. surgeon general’s report calling for a shift in the way America addresses substance addiction lays out a specific roadmap for how the medical community can make further strides in its response to fighting the opioid crisis.
Katherine A. Fitzgerald, PhD, and Abraham L. Brass, MD, PhD, have been named 2016 Thomson Reuters Web of Science Highly Cited Researchers for being two of the world’s most influential and highly cited scientists.
A new, $2 million grant from the ALS Association to the ALS ONE-Massachusetts Partnership will support, in part, research at UMass Medical School run by internationally recognized amyotrophic lateral sclerosis researcher Robert H. Brown Jr., DPhil, MD.
UMass Medical School geriatrics researcher Jerry Gurwitz, MD, co-authored a JAMA Viewpoint article addressing the need to develop a better understanding of the long-term benefits and potential risks for the millions of older Americans who are taking statins to prevent heart attacks and strokes.
Graduate School of Nursing alum and assistant professor Sean T. Collins, PhD, is deploying his education, experience and work ethic in clinical care, education, research and military service as Brigadier General in the United States Air Force National Guard.
A research team led by Wenjun Li, PhD, identified significant racial disparities between the quality of diets for older black and white women in urban settings. The findings have implications for policies and interventions to promote healthy eating for elders.
Jeremy Luban, MD, explained to media outlets around the globe the science behind an important discovery published in the journal Cell showing how a mutation of the Ebola virus contributed to the unprecedented scale of the West African epidemic.