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PhD candidate studies red blood cells; strives to increase diversity in STEM

PhD candidate studies red blood cells; strives to increase diversity in STEM

As president of UMass Chan Medical School’s chapter of the Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science, PhD candidate Daniel Hidalgo provides cultural training and advocates for diversity in STEM fields.

Communicating science: Daniel Bolon explains drug resistance in cancer cells

Communicating science: Daniel Bolon explains drug resistance in cancer cells

Daniel Bolon, PhD, said he lost his grandfather to cancer as a child, and the loss inspired him to pursue research into the disease. He studies drug resistance in cancer.

BaccMD graduate wants to serve marginalized populations, expand access to health care

BaccMD graduate wants to serve marginalized populations, expand access to health care

T.H. Chan School of Medicine student Kassandra Jean-Marie was better prepared for medical school because of the UMass Baccalaureate MD Pathway Program.

UMass trustee Chioma Okwara’s story of perseverance shines light on ‘power of public education’

UMass trustee Chioma Okwara’s story of perseverance shines light on ‘power of public education’

UMass Board of Trustees member Noreen “Chioma” Okwara, MD’17, was called a ‘dreamer’ for aspiring to practice medicine. She is now a clinician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

Video: UMass Chan Medical School receives historic gift from The Morningside Foundation

Video: UMass Chan Medical School receives historic gift from The Morningside Foundation

The $175 million gift from The Morningside Foundation to UMass Chan Medical School was announced and lauded on Tuesday, Sept. 7, with a special meeting of the UMass Board of Trustees, a morning press event at the UMass Club in Boston and an afternoon celebration on the Worcester campus. See highlights from the day in this video.

Worcester elementary students greeted with supply-filled backpacks from UMass Medical School

Worcester elementary students greeted with supply-filled backpacks from UMass Medical School

Nearly 600 backpacks were distributed to students at Rice Square, Grafton Street and Union Square elementary schools thanks to the UMass Medical School North Quadrant Support Services partnership with the Worcester Public Schools.

Aspiring nurse scientist driven to help teens overcome adversity

Aspiring nurse scientist driven to help teens overcome adversity

Nursing PhD student Saisha Cintron is driven by a passion to provide support systems to teenagers facing adversity. She chose a PhD program so she’d be in a better position to affect systemic change.

Communicating science: Institute for Drug Resistance video series elevates awareness, understanding

Communicating science: Institute for Drug Resistance video series elevates awareness, understanding

In a new video series, UMass Medical School scientists explain their research to address the global health challenge of drug resistance. In the first video of the series, Medicines Designed to Last, Celia Schiffer, PhD, sets the stage with a straightforward overview of drug resistance.

UMass Medical School students team up to teach new SOM class to give COVID-19 shots

UMass Medical School students team up to teach new SOM class to give COVID-19 shots

UMass Medical School’s 162 new medical students can administer COVID-19 vaccines thanks to their School of Medicine and Graduate School of Nursing student trainers.

MD/PhD candidate seeks to improve health by understanding host-pathogen interactions

MD/PhD candidate seeks to improve health by understanding host-pathogen interactions

MD/PhD candidate Nick Peterson is studying host-pathogen interactions in the Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunology and is co-chair of the MD/PhD Curriculum Committee.

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