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University of Massachusetts Amherst Public Health Sciences major Sara Hickey '17
May 8, 2017

The honor salutes Massachusetts public campus graduates for their civic and academic achievements.

University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences
May 5, 2017

Community Health Education doctoral student Sarah Lowe received a $10,000 pre-dissertation fellowship award. Environmental Health Sciences doctoral student Haotian Wu received the CRF Dissertation Award, and Public Health Sciences student Duga Kolla received the Thesis Capstone Award.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Department of Environmental Health Sciences faculty Krystal Pollitt
May 4, 2017

They seek to understand the prevalent environmental exposures for children and develop novel personalized control strategies that reduce exposure to these triggers of asthma.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Public Health Sciences major Meghan Berry '17
May 4, 2017

The university honors a group of graduating seniors each year for their the exemplary achievement, initiative and leadership. 

University of Massachusetts Amherst Kinesiology student Brittany Masteller
May 3, 2017

The award, which is given by the UMass Amherst Libraries, pays the fees for submitting an article to an open access journal.

University of Massachusetts Environmental Health Sciences postdoctoral researcher Kari Sant
May 1, 2017

The Society of Toxicology (SOT) recently honored the postdoctoral research associate with the Edward W. Carney Trainee Award.

University of Massachusetts Epidemiology faculty Rachel Volberg
April 28, 2017

Volberg spoke about the lack of knowledge on the topic among researchers.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Health Policy and Management alumna Jing Hao
April 26, 2017

Health Policy and Management alumna Jing Hao, MPH ’09, PhD ’15, recently received the 2017 Early Career Investigator Award from the Health Care Systems Research Network and the 2016 Volunteer Award from the Chinese Health Policy Analysis and Management Society.

University of Massachusetts Community Health Education faculty Louis Graham
April 25, 2017

He spoke about his research examining  how complex relationships with family, friends, and romantic and sexual partners can serve as both sources of support and stress, particularly among members of marginalized communities.

Mary Andrianopoulos
April 25, 2017

She spoke about motor speech disorders, particularly among children with Down Syndrome.