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Robert Layne named assistant dean for outreach programs

Robert Layne named assistant dean for outreach programs

Longtime educator, mentor and role model Robert Layne, MEd, has been promoted to the newly created role of assistant dean for outreach programs and instructor in radiology at UMass Medical School. 

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