In the Spotlight

University of Massachusetts Epidemiology faculty Rachel Volberg

Rachel Volberg, research professor of epidemiology in the School of Public Health and Health Sciences, has received the 2021 Lifetime Research Award from the National Council on Problem Gambling. The group’s board of directors voted unanimously to confer the honor.

UMass Amherst Associate Professor of Health Policy and Management Sarah Goff

Associate Professor of Health Promotion and Policy Sarah Goff has received a $3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study the impact of accountable care organizations (ACOs) on asthma care for children insured by Medicaid.

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Alumna Chrismery Gonzalez '16, ’18MPH is on a mission to create a more equitable and healthy community in the city of Springfield, MA through her leadership position in the Office of Racial Justice and Health Equity. In this profile, she explains how her time in the SPHHS at UMass Amherst helped her become an effective leader in change.