Chancellor Collins, colleagues propose reforms to medical residency matching program
Reforms are needed to ensure the integrity of the medical residency program selection process, according to commentary in the journal Academic Medicine by Chancellor Michael F. Collins and colleagues at UMass Medical School.
UMMS celebrates Grifols’ launch of Ebola biotherapeutic
UMass Medical School Chancellor Michael F. Collins joined Grifols executives and a delegation from the Liberian Ministry of Health and the Liberian Embassy to celebrate the company’s launch of production of a plasma-derived Ebola biotherapeutic
In his 2018 Convocation address, Chancellor Michael F. Collins noted accomplishments of the past year and awarded Chancellor’s Medals for exemplary teaching, scholarship, clinical excellence and service.
UMMS staff, students provide classroom enrichment to 27 teachers in Worcester’s North Quadrant
Thanks to the generosity of its employees and students, UMass Medical School has awarded classroom enrichment mini-grants totaling $38,000 to 27 teachers in the Worcester Public Schools North Quadrant.
NIH administers first clinical trial treatment for GM1 gangliosidosis, a lysosomal storage disorder
The first clinical trial of a gene therapy treatment based on discoveries made by UMass Medical School and Auburn University researchers has been administered in a child at the National Institutes of Health. UMMS researchers Heather Gray Edwards, PhD, DVM, and Miguel Sena-Esteves, PhD, collaborated with colleagues at Auburn University on the research.