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Women's Health Outreach Guide: UMMS Researchers

The Women’s Health LibGuide aims to provide information resources that offer support and a collaborative forum to learn more about women’s health issues from expert sources.

Recent Researcher News

Boston Globe: UMMS research offers guidance for ideal timing of hip, knee replacements

Featured Researcher Patricia Franklin, MD, with David Ayers, MD, report research about knee and hip replacements. Story from UMass Med Now.


More help on the way for Mass. women with depression during and after pregnancy

Read about Featured researchers Kathleen Biedel, PhD, and Nancy Byatt, DO, efforts in leading the launch of a statewide program to better identify and treat depression in mothers during and after pregnancy. Story from UMass Med Now.


Honored at the 14th annual Faculty Awards Luncheon were (l to r), Linda Weinreb, Tiffany Moore Simas, Sherry Pagoto, Sonia Chimienti, Sara Shields, Ruthann Rizzi and Amy B. Wachholtz.

14th Annual Women's Faculty Awards Luncheon

Read about the Women honored at the 14th annual lunch for their extraordinary work and dedicated service. Story from UMass Med Now.



Tiffany Moore Simas, MD, MPH, MEd, FACOG

Tiffany Moore Simas named Joy McCann Professor for Women in Medicine

Read about Tiffany A. Moore Simas, MD, MPH, MEd, FACOG, associate professor of obstetrics & gynecology and pediatrics and director of the Division of Research in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, who was just named the next Joy McCann Professor for Women in Medicine. Story from UMass Med Now.