Michael D. Kneeland, MD, MPH
Interim Associate Dean for Student Affairs
Associate Dean for Allied Health and lnter-Professional Education
FAX (508) 856-5536
Welcome to the Office of Student Affairs!
I join our faculty and staff in extending a warm welcome to you as you embark on your medical career in UMass Medical School.
As evidenced by your acceptance to our school, we have great confidence that you will be an outstanding physician providing care to your future patients.
During your educational journey into medicine that is now beginning, you'll be taught by and interact with a faculty that is committed to your success. You will form a particularly close bond with your learning community mentors, faculty selected because of their outstanding track record in both educating and advising medical students. In addition, our learning environment has the most modern facilities and teaching tools to help ensure your success.
The staff in our Office of Student Affairs is likewise dedicated to providing you with the support you'll need for a successful and rewarding educational experience. Our doors are always open to answer any questions you might have and to provide you with our full support.
I am honored to be serving as your Interim Associate Dean for Student Affairs, and I look forward to meeting you and attending your graduation a few years ahead.