The 20th annual Educational Recognition Awards ceremony to be held on Thursday, April 26, will honor faculty and feature a “Last Lecture” by Anne Gilroy, MA.
The 45th Commencement Exercises on Sunday, June 3, will recognize the accomplishments of ground-breaking physician-scientist Huda Y. Zoghbi, MD; Duke University nursing leader Marion E. Broome, PhD, RN, FAAN; and Cyrus S. Poonawalla, PhD, founder, chairman and managing director of the Serum Institute of India, the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer.
Mary Ellen Lane, PhD, has been appointed dean of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, according to an announcement from Chancellor Michael F. Collins and Dean Terence R. Flotte.
Anne C. Larkin, MD, has been appointed senior associate dean for educational affairs, according to an announcement by Terence R. Flotte, MD.
The annual U.S. News & World Report rankings of the best graduate schools names UMass Medical School in the top 10 percent nationwide in primary care, coming in 14th among 144 medical schools and 33 schools of osteopathic medicine surveyed by the weekly news magazine in its 2019 edition of the “Best Graduate Schools.”
Members of the School of Medicine Class of 2018 at UMass Medical School simultaneously ripped open their envelopes from the National Resident Matching Program on Match Day, as they learned where they will begin their medical careers.
On Friday, March 16, the School of Medicine class of 2018 will receive letters telling them where they will begin practicing medicine.
Nancy Morris, PhD, ANP, is the 2018 recipient of the ANA Massachusetts Excellence in Nursing Education Award recognizing nurse educators who use innovative approaches to facilitate learning and professional development to advance quality patient care across the commonwealth.
Devyn Oliver, a PhD student in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, has received the prestigious Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Individual Predoctoral Fellowship from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.
Grafton High School student Colin Wood was the winner of the 12th annual Central Massachusetts Regional Brain Bee held at UMass Medical School on Saturday, Feb. 10. He will represent Massachusetts at the Society for Neuroscience United States National Brain Bee in March.