2015 UMMS NEWS AND NOTES- Archives -
The New England AIDS Education and Training Center at UMass Medical School is using new funding from the Health Resources Services Administration to create specialized training programs for clinicians and medical students and to assist clinical practices with transformation efforts that will improve HIV/AIDS care.
The Massachusetts Trial Court, in partnership with UMass Medical School, the Department of Public Health and the Department of Mental Health, announced a new website for its Center of Excellence for Specialty Courts.
UMass Medical School student Waldo Zamor was honored to become the first medical student to present a Medicine Grand Rounds at St. Vincent Hospital in the hospital’s history.
The 2015 Commonwealth of Massachusetts Employees Charitable Campaign supports a wide range of charities such as the United Way, which makes possible programs like the one helping Daishanese stand up for herself and find her own voice.
Joyce A. Murphy, MPA, executive vice chancellor of Commonwealth Medicine, was honored by the Worcester Business Journal as one of sixOutstanding Women in Business at Tuckerman Hall in Worcester on Nov. 13.
Timothy A. Riley, PhD, has been named associate vice chancellor for innovation and business development. He will be the chief deputy of the innovation and business development office, playing key leadership roles across all of activities.
UMass Medical School employees who donate to the annual COMECC campaign have an opportunity to win numerous campus raffle prizes. Those who contribute by close of business Friday, Nov. 13, are automatically entered.
The Association of American Medical Colleges recognized the UMMS Health and Criminal Justice Program for its efforts in improving the health and outcomes of individuals involved in the criminal justice system during the AAMC’s 126th annual meeting.
The Seven Hills Symphony Orchestra will hold its fall concert at UMass Medical School on Friday, Nov. 20, at 7:30 p.m. in the Blais Pavilion of the Lazare Research Building.