Susan Hou, MD, SOM ’75, accepted the second annual Distinguished Alumnus Service Award from the UMMS Alumni Association during Reunion 2018 at UMass Medical School for her extraordinary contributions to health care at home and abroad.
UMass Medical School student Charles (“C.J.”) Nessralla was featured in a Boston Globe column about the “29 Who Shine” award-winning students at Massachusetts public colleges and universities who are achieving great things despite financial and other challenges.
Charles “C.J.” Nessralla, SOM ’18, has been named one of the “29 Who Shine” in the commonwealth’s public higher education system. Gov. Charlie Baker and Massachusetts higher education officials will honor Nessralla and his peers at a State House ceremony on Friday, May 4.
At the 20th annual Educational Recognition Awards, Carol Bova, PhD, RN, ANP, was awarded the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Mentoring and Anne Gilroy, MA, delivered the Last Lecture.
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.