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|A newsletter for research & medical education||August 2007|
Sabha Ganai MD, Surgery Resident, Earns PhD from UMass—Amherst
First Person to Complete PhD Program While a Resident at Baystate Medical Center
Completing all of the requirements for the PhD while a resident is a challenging effort, and last month Dr. Sabha Ganai (Department of Surgery) successfully defended her dissertation in the Program in Molecular and Cellular Biology at University of Massachusetts—Amherst. As the first person to complete a PhD during the course of a residency program at BMC, Ganai says she couldn't have done it without the support of PVLSI, where she conducted all her research under the supervision of Neil Forbes (UMass Chemical Engineering) and Rick Arenas (BMC Surgery).
Midwifery Education Program Receives 10-Year Accreditation—The Longest Possible Period
Initially accredited in 1991, Baystate's Midwifery Education Program (MEP) was re-evaluated this sping and was granted a 10-year accreditation by the American College of Nurse-Midwives Division of Accreditation. Continue...
Baystate’s Pharmacy Practice Residency Program Welcomes its First Class
On July 2nd, the first class of Pharmacy Practice Residents began its training in Baystate Medical Center's Department of Pharmacy. Continue...