2013 UMMS NEWS AND NOTES- Archives -
Embracing Light, a photography exhibit by Scott Erskine, will be on display on the first floor of the Lamar Soutter Library from Monday, Dec. 9, through Friday, Jan. 31. An opening reception will take place on Thursday, Dec. 12, at 5 p.m.
Seven medical and nursing students took the national stage at the American Public Health Association’s annual meeting with community health projects that address important public health issues.
Michael Chin, MD, Ann Moormann, PhD, and Michael Kneeland, MD, MPH, have been appointed to leadership roles in international medical education upon the retirement of Multicultural and Underserved Pathway program founder Mick Godkin, PhD.
Commonwealth Medicine Executive Vice Chancellor Joyce A. Murphy, MPA, was co-chair of Health Law Advocates 18th Annual Benefit Breakfast at the Sheraton Boston Hotel on Nov. 13.
The UMass Medical School Road Bowl team “iBAD” won the school challenge and took home the grand prize for the contest between all the colleges of the Worcester Consortium.
The Humanities in Medicine Committee of the Lamar Soutter Library presents an author talk and book-signing by medical historian Emily Abel on Nov. 13.
The Seven Hills Symphony Orchestra will hold its fall concert at UMass Medical School on Friday, Nov. 8, at 7:30 p.m. in the Blais Pavilion of the Lazare Research Building. Musical selections include Badelt’s Pirates of the Caribbean; Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3, Scherzo and Finale; Dvorak’s Slavonic Dances No. 7 and 8; and Elgar’s Pomp and Circumstance March No. 4.
Health policy experts and researchers from UMass Medical School’s Commonwealth Medicine division will present at the American Public Health Association (APHA) 141st Annual Meeting and Exposition in Boston.
Robert Seifert, MPA, a principal associate at the Center for Health Law and Economics, will moderate a panel discussion about how partnerships can help communities navigate changes under health care reform at the 4th Annual Medical–Legal Partnership Conference.