2019 HEADLINES- Archives -
The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) has named Caterina Strambio De Castillia, PhD, a CZI Imaging Scientist and awarded more than $1 million in grant funding for her research into microscopic imaging.
A new study by Benjamin Nwosu, MD, correlates the phenomenon known as partial clinical remission in children with type 1 diabetes with cholesterol levels when they reach puberty. Elevated cholesterol at puberty is an early indication that they are at higher risk for cardiovascular complications later in life.
Orthopedic surgery resident Michael DiBenedetto, MD, and medical student Hillary Mullan, SOM ’20, are winners of the Massachusetts Medical Society’s 18th annual Information Technology in Medicine Awards.
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.