In the Spotlight

UMass Amherst Associate Professor of Epidemiology Brian Whitcomb

Results of a recent study to better understand modifiable factors such as physical activity that may affect a woman’s ability to conceive a child suggest that walking may help women to improve their chances of becoming pregnant.

Zhenhua Liu

Zhenhua Liu, Assistant Professor of Nutrition, has been named the 2017-18 SPHHS College Outstanding Teacher Award. The award is sponsored by the UMass Amherst Provost’s Office and the Center for Teaching & Faculty Development, and given annually to honor individual faculty members for their teaching accomplishments.