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University of Massachusetts Kinesiology doctoral candidate Amanda Hickey
May 26, 2016

Her research appears in the journals Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases and the Journal of Physical Activity and Health.

University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences
May 26, 2016

The School of Public Health & Health Sciences cordially invites you to join us in Washington D.C. for an evening of networking with fellow alumni, current students, and school staff. The networking event will be held on Thursday, June 23, 2016 from 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. at the Blackfinn Ameripub located at 1620 I St NW, Washington, DC 20006.

University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences
May 26, 2016

The SPHHS has announced the retirements of Jane Baran, Joseph Hamill, Edward Stanek, and Linda Downs-Bembury and thanks them for their years of dedicated, exemplary service.

University of Massachusetts Health Policy and Management faculty Rosa Rodriguez-Monguio
May 26, 2016

They raise concerns regarding the interchangeability, effectiveness, and safety of modified release opioid prescription drugs, as well as on lack of bioequivalence, reduced efficacy, and increased incidence of adverse events.

University of Massachusetts Epidemiology alum Laurie MacDougall, MS ’95
May 25, 2016

Her appearance is scheduled to air on Tuesday, June 21st.

University of Massachusetts Community Health Education faculty Louis Graham
May 25, 2016

Graham and colleagues discussed their research and explored opportunities to collaborate with more than a dozen lawmakers, legislative staff and interest group representatives.

University of Massachusetts doctoral candidate Alice Fiddian-Green
May 24, 2016
The $6,100 fellowship is awarded female graduate student “whose studies will equip her for increased service to the needs of people and/or the environment.”
May 24, 2016

The article details results from a National Institutes of Health-funded study examining the effects of a digital storytelling process among a group of young Puerto Rican Latinas.

University of Massachusetts Health Policy and Management faculty Kimberley Geissler
May 23, 2016

"Low-value imaging use can harm patients, exposing them to unnecessary radiation and having downstream implications,” she said

University of Massachusetts Community Health Education faculty Lisa Wexler
May 23, 2016

UMass Amherst recently awarded Associate Professor Lisa Wexler the Distinguished Community Engagement Award for Research at the Distinguished Teaching Awards ceremony.