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6/30/2014 7/9/2014

Graduates Inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society  

Several graduates of the MD PhD Program at UMass Medical School have been inducted into the AOA Honor Medical Society. Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, a professional medical organization, recognizes and advocates for excellence in scholarship and the highest

5/15/2014 5/15/2014

MD-PhD Program holds 9th Annual Research Retreat  

The MD PhD Program held their 9th Annual Research Retreat on Wednesday, April 16th. Once again, the students in the program spearheaded the effort to organize and facilitate this event. It was a great success with attendees that included students,

5/6/2014 5/13/2014

Rising UMMS physician-scientist one of 29 Who Shine in Mass.  

 Jennifer MacDonald earns state higher education award for community service, academic achievement.Read full story on UMass Med Now http www.umassmed.edu news news archives 2014 05 Rising UMMS physicianscientist one of 29 Who Shine in Mass 0none2014 05 06Rising UMMS physician

4/29/2014 5/13/2014

MD PhD student, Peter Cruz-Gordillo, awarded a Medical Student Rotation Award from the Conquer Cancer Foundation (CCF) of the American Society of Clinical Oncology  

 MD PhD student, Peter Cruz Gordillo, has been awarded a Medical Student Rotation Award from the Conquer Cancer Foundation (CCF) of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). ASCO is the largest professional organization representing all oncology healthcare subspecialties. Peter

7/11/2013 3/5/2014

Medical Scientist Training Program Award  

The prestigious NIH Medical Scientist Training Grant was awarded to the MD PhD Program at UMass in July 2013. This training grant will help support the exceptional students enrolled in the program here in addition to the institutional funding that

5/15/2012 3/5/2014

Extraordinary talents: Twin sisters achieve exceedingly rare feat  

Identical twin sisters, Asia and Ashley Matthew will enroll in the MD PhD program at the University of Massachusetts Medical School after graduating from Xavier with a 4.0 average in both chemistry and pre med. Extraordinary talents Twin sisters achieve

7/22/2011 5/16/2014

MD-PhD Student, Keith Romano, Awarded Journal of Biological Chemistry Herbert Tabor Young Investigator Award  

M.D. Ph.D. candidate Keith Romano received the Journal of Biological Chemistry Herbert Tabor Young Investigator Award at the 25th annual symposium of the Protein Society, which was held July 23 27 in Boston. Read full article on JBC website. 0none2011 07

3/22/2011 5/16/2014

MD-PhD Student, Jen MacDonald, Wins Visions Community Award  

MD PhD Student, Jen MacDonald, wins a Visions Community Award, presented by the Worcester Telegram & Gazette for her volunteer work at two free medical clinics.  Read full article here  http www.telegram.com apps pbcs.dll article?AID= 20110210 NEWS 102100900 1116 0none2011 02 10MD PhD

12/11/2009 5/16/2014

MD-PhD Student, Bharath Nath, Presents at American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases 2009 Annual Conference  

Bharath Nath, an MD PhD student who recently completed his dissertation in the lab of Gyongyi Szabo MD PhD, presented a talk on his dissertation work at the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases 2009 Annual Meeting in