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The University of Massachusetts School of Public Health and Health Sciences is a co-organizer of the Western Massachusetts Health Summit in 2016
October 25, 2016

The event will be held November 18, 2016 in the UMass Campus Center.

University of Massachusetts Alum Leslie Chambers
October 24, 2016

Chambers was recognized for her work as President and CEO of the American Parkinson Disease Association.

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

The event brings alumni, faculty, staff, students, and friends from all departments together to celebrate the SPHHS community.

University of Massachusetts Alum Leslie Chambers
September 23, 2016

Chambers is the President and CEO of the American Parkinson Disease Association. The event will also include a few short scientific presentations by researchers involved in Parkinson’s Disease and Alzheimer’s research, and a panel discussion moderated by Peter Reinhart of the Institute for Applied Life Sciences.

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 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 Amherst Department of Nutrition
August 30, 2016

The pair have been attending conferences across Italy and the US, as well as teaching a nutrition course in Rome, Italy.

University of Massachusetts Nutrition faculty Reed Mangels
August 24, 2016

Mangels researches factors influencing people’s decision to become and stay vegetarian or vegan.

University of Massachusetts Nutrition alum Mary DiGoia '15
June 1, 2016

Mary DiGioia ’15 earned her B.S. in Nutrition, and currently works as a Nutrition Coordinator at the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts.

University of Massachusetts MPH in Nutrition student Ilisa Nussbaum
May 31, 2016

"It was a very exciting day for me and I was grateful for the opportunity," she says.

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