Biostatistician 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.
The ranking came about through a survey done by the firm of researchers whose publications are among the most influential in their fields.
Peltier says the market for these DIY air pollution sensors is growing but it’s not always clear what they are measuring or if they are being properly used.
The team received a $375,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to investigate links to health effects in offspring born from mice exposed to endocrine-disrupting chemicals.
Freedson got her letter jacket retroactively. She obtained her letter at a time when the University did not award jackets to female athletes.
The Rising Researcher program celebrates undergraduate students who excel in research, scholarship, or creative activity.
The undergraduate Public Health Club worked in collaboration with Amherst-based Opportunities for Communities, Inc. All proceeds benefited indentured servants and “restavek” children of Haiti.
Flynn is the co-president of the UMass chapter of the Food Recovery Network, which works to get leftover food from the dining halls to homeless shelters.
Requirements include collecting and analyzing data; reviewing literature; drafting, revising and producing study reports.
She presented a talk titled "Coordination Within Teams and The Cost of Health Care" as part of the CSSI Seminar series.