Faculty Stories

Cardinals on the News: MCPHS professors weigh in on the revolutionary CAR-T cancer therapy.
Cardinals on the News: MCPHS professors weigh in on the revolutionary CAR-T cancer therapy.
We invited associate professor of pharmacy practice Christy Harris, assistant professor of pharmacy practice Roseann Gammal PharmD ’13, and associate professor of biology Joe DeMasi to shed light on this exciting development of CAR-T—and what it portends for the future of cancer treatment.

Cardinals on the News: Professor Carly Levy shares how public health experts solve disease outbreak puzzles
Cardinals on the News: Professor Carly Levy shares how public health experts solve disease outbreak puzzles
Trending now are outbreaks of diseases, such as measles and mumps, that many had long regarded as eradicated. We sat down with Carly Levy, MPH, CPH, director, Master of Public Health program, to learn how public health experts are grappling with the reappearance of these challenging—and sometimes deadly—diseases. 

Cardinals On The News: Beth Geralds on Manchester’s Safe Station program
Cardinals On The News: Beth Geralds on Manchester’s Safe Station program
Manchester’s city government recently made headlines for its innovative Safe Station program, an initiative To learn more about how the Safe Station program in Manchester, NH ties into the opioid epidemic, we talked to Beth Geralds, MPAS, PA-C, assistant professor in the School of Physician Assistant Studies in Manchester. 

MCPHS Faculty Showcase Their Talent and Inspiration
MCPHS Faculty Showcase Their Talent and Inspiration
The Office of Academic Affairs and the Faculty Mentoring Institute hosted the seventh annual MCPHS Faculty Scholarship Showcase & Reception on Tuesday, May 2 on the Worcester campus. 

Amy Falk Sets Her Sights on the Future of Optometry at MCPHS
Amy Falk Sets Her Sights on the Future of Optometry at MCPHS
Amy Falk, OD, associate dean of academic programs, wears many hats at MCPHS University. But this year’s commencement exercises brought special recognition for her work in the classroom. This year, Falk was honored with the Trustees’ Award for Teaching Excellence. We sat down with Falk to talk about teaching, learning, and the future of optometry. 

Associate Professor Nick Campagna Reflects
Associate Professor Nick Campagna Reflects
Nicholas A. Campagna, Jr., associate professor of pharmaceutical business and administrative sciences at the School of Pharmacy–Boston, is retiring in June 2017 after fourteen years with MCPHS University. We were fortunate enough to have a chat with him about his long and successful career.

Cardinals on the News: A. David Lewis on the cultural impact of “Wonder Woman
Cardinals on the News: A. David Lewis on the cultural impact of “Wonder Woman"
A. David Lewis, PhD, MCPHS Online faculty associate, has spent his career exploring the modern mythology of superheroes. We sat down with Dr. Lewis to get his perspective on the newest addition to the superhero genre, “Wonder Woman.” 

Librarianship Meets Big Data
Librarianship Meets Big Data
MCPHS associate professor and research data and informatics librarian Sarah McCord, MLIS, MPH ‘16 shares her perspective on a complex and fascinating field. 

Public Health Summer Immersion Program Gears Up for a Second Year
Public Health Summer Immersion Program Gears Up for a Second Year
As some educators wind down for the summer, MCPHS’s Keri Griffin, PhD, MPH, MPA, MCHES, is moving full steam ahead—preparing for the second annual Public Health Summer Immersion program, a 3-day intensive experience designed to introduce rising high school juniors and seniors to the exciting field of public health.