Getting Started at UMMS

We are pleased that you have selected the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) as a place to develop and expand your professional career. This website is designed to direct you to the resources and information that are essential to your professional responsibilities. The site also provides links to policies and procedures, institutional resources, programs for career development, and information about life at UMMS and in the Worcester area. We offer many opportunities and resources to guide and support you on your successful journey with us.

This site is designed to direct you to the resources and information that are essential to your professional responsibilities. Click on About Worcester, MA to learn more about all that Worcester and the region has to offer.  Click on First Things for the activities that you must complete during your first days in your new position. To learn more about getting started in each of the missions, click on Clinical Practice, Education, or Research.

The quarterly New Faculty Orientation is a half-day event designed to provide new faculty at all levels with an overview of the institution and to assist them in beginning a successful career at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.