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March 29, 2017 Improved long-range weather forecasting goal of Fulbright Scholar’s work Dr. Amit Tandon will collaborate with scientists from multiple universities in study of Bay of Bengal monsoons.
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March 16, 2017 UMass Dartmouth sociology professor wins Fulbright to study sexual violence in Hungary Research will focus on underreporting of rape and sexual assault in Hungary, and training of legal and victim response professionals to improve reporting and understanding of sexual violence.
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March 16, 2017 National Institutes of Health awards UMass Dartmouth researcher $616,170 to study how type 2 diabetes increases risk of bone fractures Largest ever NIH grant to UMass Dartmouth will help bioengineering Assistant Professor Lamya Karim’s team to investigate diabetes-related skeletal fragility to improve prevention and management.

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