The Anatomage tables, acquired by the kinesiology department at UMass Amherst, provide a virtual dissection device that displays virtual cadavers generated from over 10,000 high-resolution images. The images are fully interactive, movable and sliceable, allowing students to see…
Professionals in the Division of Facilities and Campus Services at UMass Amherst will present an update on the campus master plan and recent capital projects at a public forum on Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 6 p.m. in 165-169 Campus Center.
Christo Brand, a former prison guard at South Africa’s Robben Island and author of “Mandela: My Prisoner, My Friend,” will speak at UMass Amherst on Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 1 p.m. at the Commonwealth Honors College Events Hall.
Chemistry professor S. “Thai” Thayumanavan will launch the 2014-15 Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series at UMass Amherst on Tuesday, Dec. 2 with a talk on “Smart Therapy: The Search for Better Targeted Delivery Systems” in disease treatment.
Just in time for flu season, biostatistician Nicholas Reich of UMass Amherst and colleagues at Johns Hopkins have devised a simple yet accurate method for hospitals and public health departments to determine the onset of elevated influenza activity at the community level.