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The UMHS faculty are passionate and dedicated to their work of educating the next generation of doctors. Learn about some of the exciting things they do both inside and outside of the classroom.

Movember : UMHS Students & Faculty Discuss Men’s Cancer Awareness & Health Issues

  By Emilio Aguinaldo  “Movember” is observed each November when guys worldwide put razors away to grow moustaches and beards to raise money to help fight...

UMHS Students Publish 3 Case Reports Abstracted in U.S. National Library of Medicine PubMed

  By Dr. Adegbenro Fakoya   The Department of Anatomy at the University of Medicine and Health Sciences (UMHS) can be described as the students’ “body discovery...
Measles

What Today’s Med Students Must Know About Measles: Interview with UMHS Professor Dr. Jane...

By Carlos A. Villanueva Soto B.Sc Why is it important to teach today’s medical students about measles? Most doctors have never seen it, and many...

Introducing the UMHS Global Health Institute | UMHS Endeavour

Introduction UMHS has established the new UMHS Global Health Institute (GHI)—offering everyone from students to alumni the chance to participate in global health missions worldwide—with...

Dr. Prakash Mungli on Ways UMHS Student Affairs Office Can Help You | UMHS...

  Dr. Prakash Mungli, MD., M.B.B.S., UMHS Chair of Department of Molecular Sciences, Professor of Biochemistry, recently became the new Dean of Student Affairs at...

Netter’s Atlas of Neuroscience by Dr. David Felten of UMHS Among 10 Best Neuroscience...

Netter’s Atlas of Neuroscience by UMHS Associate Dean of Clinical Sciences, Professor of Neuroscience and world-renowned neuroscientist Dr. David Felten was listed as among...

UMHS Professor Dr. Angel Matos & Med4You Students on Medical Mission to the Dominican...

UMHS TEAM IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: (front) Dr. Angel Matos  & (behind, wearing gray scrubs) Natalie Vera & (behind her) Natalie Cazeau & (clockwise)...

UMHS Student & Professor Present Research at ASM Meeting in Atlanta | UMHS Endeavour

UMHS student Fernando J. Vélez Alfaro, under the leadership of UMHS professor Dr. Jane Harrington, presented research at the annual ASM (American Society of...

Clinics Teach UMHS Students Basics of Putting on Casts to Heal Broken or Injured...

 Michael D. Doherty, Ph.D., M.Sc., Professor of Neuroscience at UMHS, started doing “casting clinics” to help UMHS students learn one of the basics of...