News

June 27, 2016

The grants are for projects at each of the University’s campuses aimed at improving quality of life in Massachusetts.

University of Massachusetts Amherst MPH in Public Health Practice alum Ruth McDermott-Levy
June 24, 2016

It describes health concerns of residents in Wyoming County, PA related to fracking development in their communities.

University of Massachusetts Epidemiology doctoral candidate Mary Díaz Santana
June 23, 2016

The award will fund Díaz Santana's research on the impact of phthalate metabolites on weight change, fat mass change and obesity.

University of Massachusetts Environmental Health Sciences faculty Laura Vandenberg
June 23, 2016

The Chico News & Review asked her about associations between bisphenol A (BPA) and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.

June 22, 2016

The Center for Language, Speech and Hearing on the UMass Amherst campus offers services for children and adults who have limited or impaired communication and is now accepting new clients. Speech and language pathologists evaluate and provide personal attention in treating a variety of impairments.

University of Massachusetts Biostatistics faculty Nicholas Reich
June 16, 2016
These improved real-time predictions can enable more targeted, timely interventions and risk communication.
University of Massachusetts Epidemiology faculty Elizabeth Bertone-Johnson
June 16, 2016

The editorial heads up a series of articles in the issue devoted to research on connections between inflammation and PMS.

University of Massachusetts Community Health Education faculty Gloria DiFulvio
June 14, 2016

Gloria DiFulvio will lead the evaluation of efforts to reduce suicide mortality for young people.

University of Massachusetts Epidemiology faculty Rachel Volberg
June 13, 2016

She spoke about the gambling budgeting program PlayMyWay and the prospects for its success in Massachusetts.

University of Massachusetts Health Policy and Management faculty Kimberley Geissler
June 8, 2016

She told the newspaper that such expansions could have other benefits not related to cost.