Partnering with the Boston Health Commission, CSP researchers will assess current impacts and examine the health consequences of a proposed expansion of the law.
Jill Macoska and colleagues at the University of Wisconsin Madison will investigate causes of urological disease.
Public Policy practicum course offers students real-world research experience and practical insights into the community in which they live.
Thirty-five faculty, students, and alumni present their research at the Gerontological Society of America annual meeting.
Smokers who used e-cigarettes daily for one month were six times more likely to quit, survey finds.
UMass Boston celebrated the tenth anniversary of IDEAS UMass Boston, a conference that brings innovators and leading thinkers from the worlds of science, the arts, technology, and business together to showcase the innovation
UMass Boston Psychology Professor Jean Rhodes received a grant to increase mentor effectiveness for 2 million children with parents in jail, prison, or on parole.
Carolyn Wong, a research associate with the Institute for Asian American Studies, has received a $450,000 grant to lead a study, along with researchers at UMass Lowell and Tufts University, of computer visualization in promoting health literacy on the toxic effects of highway pollution in Chinatown.
Emily Jones, an assistant professor at the University of Massachusetts Boston, is one of just 12 nursing educators from across the country to win a prestigious grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Nurse Faculty Scholars program this year.
A $3.9 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health will support early intervention for underserved children in Boston.