The UMass Medical School COMECC campaign ends on Wednesday, Nov. 25. The campaign co-chairs are asking employees who have not yet donated to take a moment to consider the impact of a charitable gift as UMass Medical School strives to achieve its goal of raising $400,000 for the 2015 Commonwealth of Massachusetts Employees Charitable Campaign.
UMass Medical School student Waldo Zamor was honored to become the first medical student to present a Medicine Grand Rounds at St. Vincent Hospital in the hospital’s history.
The 2015 Commonwealth of Massachusetts Employees Charitable Campaign supports a wide range of charities such as the United Way, which makes possible programs like the one helping Daishanese stand up for herself and find her own voice.
Joyce A. Murphy, MPA, executive vice chancellor of Commonwealth Medicine, was honored by the Worcester Business Journal as one of sixOutstanding Women in Business at Tuckerman Hall in Worcester on Nov. 13.
Timothy A. Riley, PhD, has been named associate vice chancellor for innovation and business development. He will be the chief deputy of the innovation and business development office, playing key leadership roles across all of activities.
UMass Medical School employees who donate to the annual COMECC campaign have an opportunity to win numerous campus raffle prizes. Those who contribute by close of business Friday, Nov. 13, are automatically entered.
The Association of American Medical Colleges recognized the UMMS Health and Criminal Justice Program for its efforts in improving the health and outcomes of individuals involved in the criminal justice system during the AAMC’s 126th annual meeting.
The Seven Hills Symphony Orchestra will hold its fall concert at UMass Medical School on Friday, Nov. 20, at 7:30 p.m. in the Blais Pavilion of the Lazare Research Building.
Microbiologist Sarkis Mazmanian, PhD, will present the 16th annual Fredric S. Fay Memorial Lecture on Monday, Nov. 16, which will focus on the seminal discovery from his lab that gut bacteria impact behavior and neurodevelopment in mouse models of autism.
The latest Artist in Residence exhibit is a collection of artwork curated by members of the Curator in Training program at ASPIRE! of the Seven Hills Foundation, featuring the work of adults with disabilities who attend day and residential programs at Seven Hills.