University of Massachusetts Medical School

55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655 

UMass Memorial Medical Center

Memorial Campus
119 Belmont Street
Worcester, MA 01605


Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunology

Conferences and Seminars

Infectious Diseases Lecture Series

(Wednesdays, 4:00PM)- monthly "state-of-the-art" lectures on clinically-related topics given by visiting scientists in the field of Infectious Diseases. 

Interhospital Infectious Disease Rounds

(Wednesdays, 4:00PM)- weekly case conferences featuring "unknowns" presented in rotation at UMMHC- University campus, UMMHC- Memorial campus, and Saint Vincent at Worcester Medical Center. 

Core Curriculum Didactic Lectures

(Wednesday, 8:00AM)- weekly didactic presentations by UMMHC faculty and fellows. Topics in general Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine are presented in rotation over a 2-year cycle. The lecture is followed by a "plate rounds" in the Clinical Microbiology Lab where the lecture topic is illustrated with clinical microbiology findings. 

I.D. Journal Club

(Fridays, 8:00 AM)- monthly in-depth discussions of papers selected from the current I.D. literature.

Chief Rounds

(Mondays, noon)- weekly presentations by I.D. fellows to Dr. Golenbock.

Program Director Meeting

(Monday, noon) - one week per month

I.D. Case Conference

(Fridays, 8:00AM)- weekly case management conferences presented by I.D. fellows to the full clinical faculty.

HIV Conference

(Fridays, 9:00AM)- weekly conferences addressing issues related to the broad field of HIV-related medical care. Presentations rotate among the following: HIV Journal Club, Didactic Lectures, Psychosocial Issues Conferences, and Research Conferences.