The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (GSBS) at the University of Massachusetts Medical School is a faculty-initiated and faculty-organized school with a mission to:
- engage in leading-edge research that advances our understanding of human biology in health and disease;
- translate discovery into treatments that transform the practice of medicine;
- determine the effectiveness and outcomes of primary, secondary and tertiary health interventions on patients and populations; and
- train the next generation of scientific leaders, teachers and advocates who will continue with this calling.