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Flu is here
Flu is here, but there's still time to protect yourself – come to UHS and get vaccinated!
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Important health insurance information
Students are required by state law to have health insurance. Students are automatically enrolled in the Student Health Benefit Plan and charged on the semester's tuition bill. If you have comparable coverage, you may be eligible to waive the plan. Waivers must be completed before Monday, Feb. 29, 2016. More...
Rapid STI, HIV testing
Walk in and get tested for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and HIV:
- Friday, Feb. 26: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., Campus Center room 165
- Monday, March 7: 4 – 7 p.m., UHS
- Monday, March 28: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., Campus Center room 165
- Wednesday, April 13: 9 a.m. – noon, UHS
- Wednesday, April 20: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., Campus Center room 165
- Tuesday, May 3: 4 – 7 p.m., UHS
STI tests screen for gonorrhea and chlamydia. HIV testing involves a finger prick; results are available in 20 – 30 minutes. The clinic is open to all UMass students. Your health insurance will be billed; bring your insurance card. Testing is hosted by UHS and the Stonewall Center.
First, second-year students wanted for research study
You may be eligible for a research study on Epstein-Barr virus (the virus that causes mono). Participants earn $25 compensation for each study visit! To find out, come to UHS' South Clinic Thursday, Feb. 11, 8 a.m. – 8 p.m . Questions? Call Jessica Conrad, (413) 577-5101.
Get involved in health with the Medical Reserve Corps
The UMass Amherst MRC provides educational, research and leadership opportunities in public health and emergency preparedness. Check out this semester's calendar of events!
Whether you're ready to quit, aren't sure what to do, or just want help getting through the day without tobacco, UHS' tobacco treatment program can help!