Sherry Pagoto, PhD, associate professor of medicine, will call attention to the dangers of indoor tanning Wednesday at a Washington, D.C. forum presented by the Prevent Cancer Foundation’s Congressional Families Program and Disruptive Women in Health Care.
Kimberly A. Haddad, MPH, chief of staff of UMass Medical School’s Commonwealth Medicine division, has been named one of '10 to Watch' in 2015 by MetroWest495 Biz.
An IT expert at the Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center has taken his work on improving web access for people with cognitive disabilities to the global stage. John Rochford has joined the World Wide Web Consortium’s (W3C) Cognitive and Learning Disabilities Task Force.
“Am I Covered?” is new tool launched by the UMMS Autism Insurance Resource Center to help families determine whether their health insurance policy covers services under the Massachusetts Autism Insurance Law.
Registration is underway for the second annual Governor Cellucci Tribute Road Race on Saturday, July 25, in the late governor’s hometown of Hudson to benefit the UMass ALS Cellucci Fund.
Family physician and homeless families advocate Linda Weinreb, MD, has received the 2015 Katharine F. Erskine Award for Women in health, science and technology from the YWCA of Central Massachusetts.
The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Cares student organization is raising money to donate to non-profit organizations in Nepal to help those affected by the devastating earthquake that struck the country on April 25.
Seven mid-career and senior faculty members were chosen as the inaugural recipients of the Faculty Vitality Awards, a new award meant to enhance skills and research capabilities.
The Sibling Support Program, developed at UMass Medical School’s Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, was recognized by Cambridge Health Alliance during its annual fundraiser.
A new state-funded program led by UMass Medical School is helping new mothers suffering from post-partum depression get the help they need, according to a WCVB-TV report.