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University of Massachusetts Epidemiology faculty Rachel Volberg
September 22, 2016

The findings document gambling rates before the opening of casinos in the state.

University of Massachusetts doctoral candidate Alice Fiddian-Green
September 21, 2016

She based the article on findings from the project Let’s Talk About Sex: Digital Storytelling for Puerto Rican Latina Youth.

University of Massachusetts postdoctoral researcher Evan Ray
September 16, 2016

Their method was the top overall performer in predicting the onset and peak timing of the 2015-2016 influenza season in the US.

September 14, 2016

The article discusses his lab's latest findings about the poor protections offered by cloth masks in places with high air pollution rates.

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

Lorraine Cordeiro and Krystal Pollitt both received $1,000 fellowships to develop or augment courses with sustainability-related topics.

University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences
September 12, 2016

Alexander Bodgan, Maegan Boutot, & Bryn Rothschild-Shea are among the winners.

University of Massachusetts Health Policy and Management faculty Jennifer Whitehill
September 9, 2016

She explained research showing an increase in marijuana usage by young adults even as overall drug usage decreased.

University of Massachusetts Department of Kinesiology
September 9, 2016

The Department of Kinesiology has released the full schedule for its weekly Fall 2016 Kinesiology-Center for Personalized Health Monitoring Graduate Seminar Series. The weekly seminar typically meets on Mondays from 1:25-2:15 pm in Life Sciences Laboratory, Room S340, throughout the semester, and features a variety of experts in the field of kinesiology locally and beyond.

View the schedule here.

University of Massachusetts Nutrition faculty Lindiwe Sibeko
September 6, 2016

Sibeko spoke about her research into options for improving the infant mortality problem in Springfield, MA.

University of Massachusetts Communication Disorders faculty Richard Freyman
August 31, 2016

He and colleagues are researching how people cope with asymmetric hearing loss, where there is more hearing loss in one ear than the other.