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Class of 2017 students vow to fulfill their oath as medical professionals

Class of 2017 students vow to fulfill their oath as medical professionals

In a ceremony on March 4, second-year medical students took an oath that will guide their practice as they move from the classroom to their clinical experience.

Med students celebrate compassionate care with Tell Me More project

Med students celebrate compassionate care with Tell Me More project

The inaugural members of the Gold Humanism Honor Society at UMass Medical School celebrated National Solidarity Day for Compassionate Care by participating in the Tell Me More project.

IOM President Victor J. Dzau to deliver 2015 commencement address at UMass Medical School

IOM President Victor J. Dzau to deliver 2015 commencement address at UMass Medical School

Victor J. Dzau, MD, president of the Institute of Medicine, will deliver the commencement address at UMass Medical School’s 42nd Commencement Exercises on May 31.

Women’s Faculty Committee calls for annual awards nominations

Women’s Faculty Committee calls for annual awards nominations

The UMass Medical School–UMass Memorial Women’s Faculty Committee is calling for nominations for its annual awards to honor the outstanding achievements of women faculty. 

Laughter and science mix during taping of WBUR’s ‘You’re the Expert’ with Nobel Laureate Craig Mello

Laughter and science mix during taping of WBUR’s ‘You’re the Expert’ with Nobel Laureate Craig Mello

Craig Mello, PhD, and three comedians shared laughs and traded information about RNAi and worm sperm during the taping of WBUR’s “You’re the Expert” Thursday night at the EcoTarium in Worcester.

UMMS correctional mental health expert co-edits correctional psychiatry textbook

UMMS correctional mental health expert co-edits correctional psychiatry textbook

A UMass Medical School expert on mental health for incarcerated populations has co-edited a soon-to-be-released textbook on correctional psychiatry to help improve the quality of care provided to inmates. The Oxford Textbook of Correctional Psychiatry will be the first comprehensive resource on criminal justice mental health issues, said co-editor Kenneth L. Appelbaum, MD.

Kim appointed chair of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery

Kim appointed chair of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery

Daniel Y. Kim, MD, has been appointed chair of the department of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at UMass Medical School.

Harvey Clermont to receive the Harry S. Cutting, Jr. Award

Harvey Clermont to receive the Harry S. Cutting, Jr. Award

Harvey G. Clermont, MD, has been named the recipient of the Harry S. Cutting, Jr. Award Recipient by Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services.

Nobel Laureate Craig Mello presents serious science with a side of laughter at WBUR’s ‘You're the Expert’ Jan. 15

Nobel Laureate Craig Mello presents serious science with a side of laughter at WBUR’s ‘You're the Expert’ Jan. 15

Nobel Laureate Craig C. Mello, PhD, joins three comedians for WBUR’s “You're the Expert” event at the EcoTarium on Jan. 15.

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