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UMHS Research Students Have a Banner Year in 2017 | UMHS Endeavour

UMHS Research students had quite a productive 2017, under the mentorship of Dr. Jane Harrington, Course Director of Medical Research Elective. In addition to...

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...

UMHS Professor Dr. Prakash Mungli Creates Lifestyle Medicine Videos | UMHS Endeavour

      Dr. Prakash Mungli, MD., M.B.B.S., UMHS Chair of Department of Molecular Sciences, Professor of Biochemistry, and Assistant Dean of Student Affairs, created a series...

Interview with Dr. David Felten of UMHS About Netter’s Neuroscience Coloring Book | UMHS...

  David L. Felten, M.D., Ph.D., UMHS Associate Dean of Clinical Sciences and Professor of Neurosciences, has written and published, along with his wife and...
Hurricane Harvey

UMHS Professor from Houston on How to Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

  The people of Houston are dealing with unprecedented flooding and destruction in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. The UMHS Endeavour spoke to a UMHS...

Remembering UMHS Provost Dr. William Thurman | UMHS Endeavour

William Thurman, M.D., C.M, longtime Provost of UMHS, passed away in his sleep back on February 10, 2018.  He was 89. Dr. Thurman is...
Dr. Girish J. Kotwal, PhD MSc BSc

Dr. Girish Kotwal Reaches 100

Reaching 100 is a major accomplishment on many fronts. A centenarian is honored for surviving to the ripe old age of 100 years, a cricket player  is...

UMHS Faculty & Students at 63rd CARPHA Annual Health Research Conference | UMHS Endeavour

  By Dr. Jane Harrington Each year, Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) hosts a conference to highlight medical research activities in the Caribbean region. Our island...

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...