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an opportunity to integrate population health into medical education

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162

students from across the US in the 2020 entering class

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Diversity & Inclusion

 

At the University of Massachusetts, in an atmosphere of scholarship, research and educational excellence, the School of Medicine Admissions Committee is dedicated to the selection of a diverse class of extraordinary and compassionate individuals who will become physician leaders in innovative, evidence-based, patient-centered care for all residents of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and beyond.

 

A Message from the Associate Dean of Admissions

I am pleased that you have taken time to learn about UMass Chan Medical School's T.H. Chan School of Medicine. As the Interim Associate Dean for Admissions, I welcome and thank you for visiting our website. Please explore our admissions processMD and MD/PhD degree program, PURCH track, and class profiles. Regardless of your current level of engagement in the medical school admissions process, I hope you find our website informative.

 

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  • Next generation of VA researchers to explore maternal health during new summer research training program
    Education News

    Next generation of VA researchers to explore maternal health during new summer research training program

    UMass Chan students Micaela Tobin and Laël Ngangmeni and two undergraduate students will conduct qualitative research focused on pregnancy and maternity care through a VA training program designed to diversify the research workforce. Kristin Mattocks, PhD, MPH, is the program director at UMass Chan.

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  • PhD student Megan Honeywell receives prestigious Ruth L. Kirschstein Predoctoral award
    Research News

    PhD student Megan Honeywell receives prestigious Ruth L. Kirschstein Predoctoral award

    In her preliminary studies, PhD student Megan Honeywell has found that cells can trigger a cell death even when they do not have the p53 protein, the so-called “guardian of the genome.”

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  • UMass Chan study shows canine behavior only slightly influenced by breed
    Research News

    UMass Chan study shows canine behavior only slightly influenced by breed

    A UMass Chan Medical School genetic study of more than 2,000 purebred and mixed-breed dogs, published in Science, shows that behavioral traits in dogs are not specific for breed. That means a golden retriever, for example, is only slightly more likely to be friendly than another breed.

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    Student Spotlight

     

    From my interview day to second look day to now, I have always felt like part of a family at UMass Medical School. The level of support here is like nothing I’ve seen anywhere else. It continues to amaze me every day.

     

    Andrew Johnson
    -- 3rd year Medical Student, School of Medicine, MD Candidate

     

     

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    As a New Jersey resident, I chose to study at UMMS over my home state schools because of the groundbreaking health policy work that is being done at the state level and the great reputation of the academic hospitals in Massachusetts.

     

    Colin Flannelly
    -- 3rd year Medical Student, School of Medicine, MD Candidate

     

     

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    I knew I had found a program that would not only prioritize my professional development into a future physician, but also emphasize my personal growth into a balanced individual. A year and a half later I can honestly say I feel so balanced and happy with both the professional and personal components of my life than I ever have before, and I don’t think I would have ever been able to find the amazing support I have here at any other program.

     

    Richa Chhaya
    -- 3rd year Medical Student, School of Medicine, MD Candidate

     

     

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    The community at UMass is supportive and collaborative. Within the student body, we come from all different backgrounds and we quickly build a special camaraderie that fosters the lifelong friendships we make here. Medical school is no easy feat, but to be able to experience all the challenges and the triumphs with one another makes the journey an exciting one.

     

    Rebecca Toohey
    -- 3rd year Medical Student, School of Medicine, MD Candidate

     

     

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