The Office of Communications is the official source of news and information at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. It is staffed by an outstanding team of communication professionals who are committed to telling the stories of UMMS. The OC supports and promotes the Medical School’s pioneering advances in medical education, biomedical research and innovative health care delivery and public service programs through a strategic integration of multimedia storytelling, targeted media relations and brand management. Stories highlighting people, research, accomplishments and impact of the Medical School can be seen daily at UMassMedNow, an interactive media news site, or in UMass Med magazine, published three times a year.
Have you been contacted by a reporter? Do you want to promote a recent publication, research discovery or event? Do you need access to materials for a presentation?
Are you a media professional trying to connect with the one of the Medical School's experts? Do you have questions about the Medical School? Our media relations team can help.
Our staff consists of web, print, broadcast journalists, and publications experts.
View the current issue of UMass Med, the magazine of UMass Medical School, and an archive of previous editions. An archive of Focus, the employee newsletter, is also available.