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UMass Chan Medical School

Advancing together

At UMass Chan, it’s not just what we do. It’s how we do it—together.

We train the next generation of physicians, scientists and advanced practice nurses. We lead groundbreaking research and clinical trials. 
We work to make communities healthier. And we do it with a drive to collaborate and share knowledge that leads to important medical discoveries and inspires caregivers who put you first. 

At UMass Chan, we are, proudly, advancing together.

It’s not just what we do. It’s how we do it.

Learn how at UMass Chan we are proudly advancing together.

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  • UMass Chan scientists receive $2.3 million from Rett Syndrome Research Trust for new research

    UMass Chan scientists receive $2.3 million from Rett Syndrome Research Trust for new research

    Rett syndrome is a rare genetic neurological disorder that occurs primarily in girls, eventually robbing them of the ability to speak, walk or use their hands, among other devastating effects.

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  • COVID-19 rapid tests still work against new variants

    COVID-19 rapid tests still work against new variants

    In an article for The Conversation, Nate Hafer, PhD, and Apurv Soni, MD, PhD’21, answer common questions related to how COVID-19 antigen tests perform against new variants. Anuradha Rao, PhD, assistant professor of pediatrics at Emory University also contributed to the article.

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  • Study finds links between chronic opioid use and brain cell, DNA changes

    Study finds links between chronic opioid use and brain cell, DNA changes

    Using single nucleus RNA sequencing, researchers led by Ryan W. Logan, PhD, find mutations in key brain cells among individuals with chronic opioid use that could shift approaches to treatment strategies for opioid use disorder.

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Morningside Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Learn in an environment where students drive world-class research and innovation in areas such as biochemistry, biostatistics, cancer biology and neuroscience.

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Tan Chingfen Graduate School of Nursing

Prepare for a career as a nurse, nurse practitioner or nurse scientist, led by distinguished faculty who promote health equity to improve health and quality of life.

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T.H. Chan School of Medicine

Pursue one of the nation’s best primary care educations, with a focus on patient-centered care in urban and rural communities or an MD/MBA or MD/PhD option.

UMass Chan Medical School’s unique business divisions

MassBiologics

MassBiologics of UMass Chan Medical School, with locations in Boston and Fall River, is the only nonprofit, FDA-licensed manufacturer of vaccines and biologics in the United States.

ForHealth Consulting

ForHealth Consulting is the public service consulting and operations division of UMass Chan Medical School.