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University of Massachusetts Biostatistics faculty Leontine Alkema
June 28, 2016

She is among the experts contributing to the recent Guidelines for Accurate and Transparent Health Estimates Reporting.

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 Community Health Education master's candidate Ken Adamson
June 27, 2016

“The PSAs are intended to amplify the voice of GTC, which is involved with urban agriculture and youth development," explains Adamson.

June 27, 2016

“Our team initially set a fundraising goal of $2000 and we exceeded our goal, raising over $2700!,” writes Lisa Sommers on the profile.

University of Massachusetts Community Health Education alums Meenakshi Verma-Agrawal MPH '02 (at right) with Nashira Baril '01
June 27, 2016

The first Summit on Race and Equity: A Call to Government and Community was held by the Boston Alliance for Race and Equity on May 16-17, 2016.

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 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.

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.

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 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.