Paul L. Jeffrey, PharmD, a pharmacy director in UMass Medical School’s Commonwealth Medicine division, has been named chair of the Eastern Medicaid Pharmacy Administrators Association (EMPAA).
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.
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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...
November 2-4 — Arlington, VA
This event draws Medicaid directors, their staff, and Medicaid experts from the public and private sectors to discuss policy and practice.
We will be exhibiting at this event. Come visit us at booth 313.
Projects and Publications
December 01, 2015
Proceedings of the AMCP Partnership Forum: Breaking the Link Between Pain Management and Opioid Use Disorder
The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) convened a meeting in September 2014 of multiple stakeholders to recommend activities and programs that AMCP can promote to improve pain management, prevent opioid use disorder, improve medication-assisted treatment outcomes. The Office of Clinical Affairs' Paul Jeffrey helped organize the forum.