A UMass Medical School director of medical management’s collection of antique medicine bottles for elixirs that caused intoxication, paralysis, and sometimes killed people, was featured in a March 1 Telegram & Gazette story.
Who We are
UMass Medical School's Center for Health Policy and Research is dedicated to research, evaluation, and education initiatives that advance public health policy and outcomes worldwide.
Our approach informs all our work, including:
As part of a leading academic health sciences center, our high-quality, insightful research shapes public policy, from the bedside to the community.
Where We’ll be Next...
March 19-20 — Boston, MA
The Correctional Health Conference provides a forum for researchers, clinicians, administrators, educators, policy makers, and grant funding leaders to network, share evidence, and learn about emerging research and relevant policy updates in the field of correctional health care.
We will be hosting, and speaking at this event. We hope to see you there!
Projects and Publications
November 01, 2014
Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (CHIPRA) Demonstration Project Category A Provider Interviews Summary of Qualitative Findings
This summary of qualitative evaluation findings from the CHIPRA Quality Demonstration Grant includes feedback about the usefulness of the measures and on how practices use quality measures for improvement.