Twenty medical students, six residents and three faculty members were inducted into the UMMS chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society, an organization dedicated to compassionate health care, in a ceremony held on May 31.
Twenty members of the School of Medicine Class of 2018 were inducted into the UMass Medical School Delta Chapter of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society during a ceremony held May 29. Three faculty members, five house-staff members and one alumnus were also inducted.
UMass Medical School bestowed 193 degrees, including three honorary degrees, at its 45th Commencement exercises under sunny skies on the campus green on Sunday, June 3.
See highlights of the graduates and distinguished guests at the UMass Medical School 45th Commencement in Worcester on Sunday, June 3.
On a perfect early summer day in Worcester, graduates celebrated with their families and friends at UMass Medical School’s 45th Commencement. The day marked the culmination of years of hard work and sacrifice and the beginning of a new journey for the graduates.
For the faculty, Commencement is the culmination of many years of teaching, mentoring and guiding their students. Here are highlights from UMass Medical School’s 45th Commencement exercises on Sunday, June 3.
On Saturday, June 2, Chancellor Michael F. Collins hosted a dinner for honorary degree recipients, including ground-breaking physician-scientist Huda Y. Zoghbi, MD; Duke University nursing leader Marion E. Broome, PhD, RN, FAAN; and Cyrus S. Poonawalla, PhD, founder, chairman and managing director of the Serum Institute of India, the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer.
Members of the UMass Medical School Class of 2018 celebrate with friends and family at the pre-Commencement Campus Celebration.
The UMass Medical School Alumni Association welcomed 112 new members on Friday, June 1, as the Class of 2018 and faculty members were recognized for outstanding achievement during the annual Alumni Breakfast.
At the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences annual Student Achievement Awards ceremony, Dean Mary Ellen Lane challenged the audience to think about their role as scientists outside academia and consider their obligation to give back to their communities.