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Research in Neurology

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The Neurology Department at the University of Massachusetts Medical School has renewed its commitment to expand and invigorate research in Neurology throughout central Massachusetts and New England.

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Local Doctors Develop Vibrating Mattress To Improve Baby's Breathing

Our own Dr. David Paydarfar invented a new vibration-based prevention technology tested in a NICU reduces apneic events and improves critical clinical parameters in prematurely born infants. Watch full story below.

Courses and Programs

Conquering Diseases Clinical Research

 Neurological Life Support (ENLS) Course

Lou Gehrig brought awareness to ALS with his closely tracked decline in power hitting, from batting for home runs to singles.

Watch our Department Chair Robert H. Brown, Jr., DPhil, MD and the UMass Medical School Chancellor Michael F. Collins, MD taking on the Ice Bucket Challenge.

Clinical Care

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UMass Medical School works in conjunction with our clinical partner, UMass Memorial Medical Center. For important service and treatment information, please see their website.

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Emotional ceremony marks first white coats for School of Medicine Class of 2023

Emotional ceremony marks first white coats for School of Medicine Class of 2023

The School of Medicine Class of 2023 at UMass Medical School donned their white coats for the first time in a heartfelt ceremony on Friday, Sept. 13, under a tent on the campus green, as the first-year medical students accepted the mantel of the medical profession.

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