In the Spotlight

University of Massachusetts Epidemiology faculty Susan Hankinson

Susan Hankinson, Professor and Chair of the Department of Biostatistics & Epidemiology, is one of seven University of Massachusetts Amherst researchers listed as among “the world’s leading scientific minds,” by Thomson Reuters. The ranking came about through a survey done by the firm of researchers whose publications are among the most influential in their fields.

University of Massachusetts Biostatistics faculty Nicholas Reich

Nicholas Reich, one of the leading researchers in the nation developing prediction models for infectious diseases such as influenza and dengue fever, recently received grants totaling more than $2 million to create better prediction methods for infectious disease worldwide.