3D Printing for Better Patient Care: an exhibit featuring recent projects by UMass D3Health

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 10:09

D3Health - the UMMS Center for Data Driven Discovery and Healthcare - has been working on a variety of UMass projects that incorporate 3D printing, one of the many tools used for their engineering and prototyping solutions. The 3D-printed items on display in the Library through November 30 include a custom wrist brace; models of an aneurysm, trachea, skull, and knee; and multiple stages of the printing process for an ICU communication device.

"Stories from the Shadows: Reflections of a Street Doctor", by James O’Connell, MD

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 10:39

Dr. O’Connell will share his remarkable stories of his experience with homeless men, women, and children, and speak of the humanity and courage of people who struggle to survive on the streets.  Join us on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, for a book signing and readings beginning at 5:30 pm in the Faculty Conference Room, University of Massachusetts Medical School.

The Gerald F. Berlin Prize for Creative Writing Award Ceremony & Readings

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 10:40

Wednesday, April 25, 2018, noon – 1:30, Albert Sherman Center Auditorium

“Creative writing gives health professionals in training a special opportunity to reflect on their experiences, to maintain their humanity, and to heighten their empathy for the suffering of their patients. These are qualities that bring doctors closer to their patients…”- Dr. Richard Berlin

"A Picture of Serenity" an art exhibit by Parijata Jain

Monday, April 2, 2018 - 11:10

Exhibiting April 3 - May 30, 2018

Parijata believes being outside is good for the soul as reflected through her art, “I bring the inside out and outside in”.  Looking at Parijata’s creations, one can capture a serene sense of the artist, her surroundings, and her talent as she translates the positive energy of nature, and fittingly titled her exhibition “A Picture of Serenity”.

SAVE THE DATE! The 14th Annual Gerald F. Berlin Prize for Creative Writing Award Ceremony & Readings

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 14:12

Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 12:00 – 1:30, Albert Sherman Center Auditorium (AS 2.2102)

The Gerald F. Berlin Prize is awarded for creative writing, prose or poetry, authored by UMass medical students, residents, fellows, graduate students, and nursing students in programs based at UMass Medical School, Berkshire Medical Center or Worcester Medical Center/St. Vincent's, or Baystate Medical Center.