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University of Massachusetts Department of Communication Disorders faculty Kelly Richardson
October 27, 2016

The article examines her research using choral breathing and vocal warm-ups and singing with a Parkinson's support group.

University of Massachusetts Department of Kinesiology
October 27, 2016

Graduate student award recipients include Kate Hayes, Jocelyn Hafer, Cori Serviente, Brittany Masteller, and Erica Casto.

The University of Massachusetts School of Public Health and Health Sciences is a co-organizer of the Western Massachusetts Health Summit in 2016
October 25, 2016

The event will be held November 18, 2016 in the UMass Campus Center.

University of Massachusetts Alum Leslie Chambers
October 24, 2016

Chambers was recognized for her work as President and CEO of the American Parkinson Disease Association.

University of Massachusetts Department of Kinesiology Professor and Chair Catrine Tudor-Locke
October 18, 2016

She and her colleagues examined step data from 3,388 participants in the study.

University of Massachusetts Community Health Education faculty Louis Graham
October 17, 2016

He will lead a community-based participatory research program in support of African-American men's health and skills for coping with stress.

University of Massachusetts Department of Kinesiology
October 13, 2016

The Department of Kinesiology and Institute for Applied Life Sciences are jointly searching to fill a tenure track Assistant/Associate Professor position. Requirements include using translational approaches to investigate how physical activity and sedentary behavior are related to the risk for metabolic disorders, as well as the development and impact of innovative therapeutic interventions on metabolic health and disease.

University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences
October 13, 2016

The University of Massachusetts School of Public Health and Health Sciences is searching to fill a tenure track Assistant Professor in Health Equity position. Requirements include an active program of research, teaching, professional, and community service in support of an emerging Center for Advancing Community Health Equity, as well as mentoring graduate and undergraduate students. Candidates must possess strong research skills with excellent potential for, or a proven track record of, extramural research funding, preferably from federal funding agencies.

University of Massachusetts Kinesiology faculty John Sirard
October 7, 2016

Sirard says a major problem is people don’t move in daily life as they do in a lab, where most physical activity trackers are tested.

University of Massachusetts Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
October 3, 2016

The Department of Biostatistics & Epidemiology is searching to fill a tenure track Assistant Professor position. Requirements include demonstrated potential to develop an extramurally funded research program in biostatistical methods and excellent teaching skills. Successful applicants will be dynamic, collaborative researchers, whose methodological work is inspired by pressing problems in public health.