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UMass Medical School director's medicine bottle collection featured in the T&G.
March 02, 2015
Telegram & Gazette: Office of Clinical Affairs medical management director’s antique medicine bottle collection shines light on history of elixirs

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.

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    Academic & Health Policy Conference on Correctional Health

    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.

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    November 01, 2014

    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.