Print

2019 RESEARCH

- Archives -

Diet drinks may be associated with strokes among postmenopausal women

Diet drinks may be associated with strokes among postmenopausal women

A new American Heart Association study, co-authored by Brian Silver, MD, finds that among postmenopausal women, drinking multiple diet drinks daily was associated with an increased risk of stroke caused by a blocked artery, especially small arteries.

Roger Davis to chair Program in Molecular Medicine

Roger Davis to chair Program in Molecular Medicine

Roger J. Davis, PhD, FRS, has accepted the position of chair of the Program in Molecular Medicine, succeeding Michael P. Czech, PhD, the founding chair.

Study considers ways to integrate oral health into geriatric fellowship training

Study considers ways to integrate oral health into geriatric fellowship training

A national study co-authored by Hugh Silk, MD, has found that geriatric medical fellowship programs provide little oral health training for doctors who will provide care to the growing older adult population.

Women in Science: MD/PhD candidate Rachel Stamateris focused on novel diabetes approach

Women in Science: MD/PhD candidate Rachel Stamateris focused on novel diabetes approach

As the diabetes epidemic continues to grow, researchers are redoubling their efforts to understand the mechanisms that cause the disease. Learn about how MD/PhD candidate Rachel Stamateris is studying the disease in this Women in Science video.

Michael Green named vice provost for strategic research initiatives

Michael Green named vice provost for strategic research initiatives

UMass Medical School has created the role of vice provost for strategic research initiatives and named Michael R. Green, MD, PhD, to the post.

Rett Syndrome Research Trust provides $2.7 million in new funding for research

Rett Syndrome Research Trust provides $2.7 million in new funding for research

Jonathan Watts, PhD, and colleagues are advancing research to repair the disease-causing gene mutations in Rett syndrome thanks to $2.7 million in new funding from the Rett Syndrome Research Trust.

Paulo Martins receives second award for accomplishments in liver transplant research

Paulo Martins receives second award for accomplishments in liver transplant research

The American Society of Transplant Surgeons has recognized Paulo N. Martins, MD, PhD, with the 2019 Veloxis Rising Stars in Transplantation Surgery Award for his research of transplant immunobiology.

Guangping Gao elected to American Academy of Microbiology

Guangping Gao elected to American Academy of Microbiology

Guangping Gao, PhD, has been elected to the American Academy of Microbiology, the honorific leadership group of the American Society of Microbiology.

The Conversation: Hemant Khanna on potential treatment for eye cancer using tumor-killing virus

The Conversation: Hemant Khanna on potential treatment for eye cancer using tumor-killing virus

Hemant Khanna, PhD, an ophthalmology and visual sciences researcher, writes for The Conversation about a recent report in which scientists have found a new approach to target retinoblastoma using cancer-killing viruses. 

New podcast: Mireya Wessolossky explains research into infectious disease

New podcast: Mireya Wessolossky explains research into infectious disease

Mireya Wessolossky, MD, specializes in infectious disease at UMass Medical School. She explains her research in a new Voices of UMassMed podcast.

Showing 1-10 of 19 items
of 2