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‘I would do it all over again:’ Immigrant stories shared at virtual UMMS event

‘I would do it all over again:’ Immigrant stories shared at virtual UMMS event

The Diversity & Inclusion Office and the International Committee relaunched the storytelling series “UMass Immigrant Stories” on Tuesday, Sept. 29, with Raúl Padrón and Francis Wanjau sharing their stories over Zoom.

Sheldon Benjamin co-author of new practice guidelines for treating patients with schizophrenia

Sheldon Benjamin co-author of new practice guidelines for treating patients with schizophrenia

Sheldon Benjamin, MD, is an invited co-author of the new American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines for the Treatment of Patients with Schizophrenia.

Hispanic Heritage Month event recognizes contributions, addresses challenges of Hispanic and Latino Americans

Hispanic Heritage Month event recognizes contributions, addresses challenges of Hispanic and Latino Americans

UMMS joined the nation in recognizing the many contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the country and the medical school community with a live, online panel discussion in which students and faculty panel took on questions of diversity and inclusion.

Remillard Family Community Service Fund awards eight grants to faculty and students

Remillard Family Community Service Fund awards eight grants to faculty and students

Designed to amplify the impact of UMass Medical School on the local community, the Remillard Family Community Service Fund provides support for community outreach programs.

Construction to improve South Road pedestrian traffic starts Sept. 21

Construction to improve South Road pedestrian traffic starts Sept. 21

A significant construction project to improve pedestrian traffic at the South Road Garage will begin on Monday, Sept. 21.

Video: Chancellor Collins reflects on new UMass Medical School academic year

Video: Chancellor Collins reflects on new UMass Medical School academic year

In lieu of the traditional Convocation address, Chancellor Michael F. Collins is recognizing the start of the new academic year through a video message to the UMass Medical School community.

UMass Cancer Walk and Run supporters continue tradition of generosity

UMass Cancer Walk and Run supporters continue tradition of generosity

Gratitude, solidarity and hope were the themes of the day on Sunday, Sept. 13, at the 22nd annual—and first-ever virtual—UMass Cancer Walk and Run. Donors, fundraisers and sponsors maintained their steadfast support for cancer research and clinical trials at UMass Medical School.

Milagros Rosal named inaugural vice provost for health equity at UMMS

Milagros Rosal named inaugural vice provost for health equity at UMMS

Milagros C. Rosal, PhD, has been appointed to the newly created position of vice provost for health equity at UMass Medical School. Dr. Rosal will also be named the inaugural recipient of the newest endowed faculty position created specifically to support the faculty member who serves as vice provost for health equity.

Kimberly Yonkers appointed professor and chair of psychiatry

Kimberly Yonkers appointed professor and chair of psychiatry

Kimberly A. Yonkers, MD, an innovative and visionary leader in the interdisciplinary fields connecting psychiatry and women’s health, will join UMass Medical School and UMass Memorial Health Care as chair and professor of psychiatry on Nov. 1.

UMMS faculty recognized as Dr. Marcellette G. Williams Distinguished Scholars

UMMS faculty recognized as Dr. Marcellette G. Williams Distinguished Scholars

Maria Garcia, MD, MPH; Sharina Person, PhD; Javier Irazoqui, PhD; Ana Maldonado-Contreras, PhD; Ken Peterson, PhD, MS, FNP-BC; and Jaime Rivera, PhD have been named 2020-21 Dr. Marcellette G. Williams Distinguished Scholars.

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