2019 EDUCATION- Archives -
In an emotional, front-page Boston Globe column detailing School of Medicine student Steven Em’s journey to Match Day at UMass Medical School, writer Tom Farragher describes the horror his parents endured in the Killing Fields of Cambodia and the effect it has had on their son.
The School of Medicine Class of 2019 celebrated the residency matches of 125 students on Friday, March 15, with family, friends, students and faculty.
UMass Medical School received the DeWitt C. Baldwin Jr. Award from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education and the Arnold P. Gold Foundation for being an “exemplar of humanistic and respectful environments for graduate medical education.” UMass Memorial Health Care serves as the clinical partner of UMMS.
The annual U.S. News & World Report rankings of the best graduate schools names UMass Medical School tops in New England for primary care education among 152 medical schools and 33 schools of osteopathic medicine surveyed by the weekly news magazine in its 2020 edition of the Best Graduate Schools.
In advance of Match Day, four graduating medical school students shared their stories in the new Voices of UMassMed podcast.
Match Day at UMass Medical School is Friday, March 15, when fourth-year School of Medicine students gather with faculty, family and friends to open their National Resident Matching Program envelopes and learn where they will be serving their residencies. The ceremony starts at 11:30 a.m. in the Medical School lobby.
The 14th annual Physician Scientist Discretion Retreat on Friday, March 1, brought together prospective and current students, faculty and distinguished guest speakers showcasing the depth and breadth of the MD/PhD program at UMass Medical School.
A cohort of UMass Medical School students, including Rodney Bruno, SOM ’22, and Ariana Perry, SOM ’22, will be prepared for urban practice as inaugural members of the new Urban Health Scholars pathway.
The Graduate School of Nursing’s Jill Terrien, PhD, advances interprofessional learning and health care as an education leader at UMass Medical School. Learn more in this Women in Science video.
The UMMS chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society will conduct advocacy and awareness activities funded by the award during the society’s Solidarity Week for Compassionate Patient Care.