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April 17, 2015
Students get hands-on introduction to health careers at UMass Medical School leadership conference

Two hundred sixty-seven high school and college students vied in 28 competitions and participated in hands-on introductions to a variety of health care careers in the MassAHEC HOSA State Leadership Conference April 11 at UMass Medical School.

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:

  • Researching and creating policy on public health services
  • Implementing and delivering those services
  • Supporting policy and program development for human service agencies and non-profits
  • Working with and for government health care agencies

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...

    Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership Statewide Integration Forum

    May 12, 2015 — Worcester, MA

    The Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership offers integrated medical and behavioral health care to more than 360,000 MassHealth members across the state. The Statewide Integration forum - Integrating Care: From Evidence to Operations - is a continuing education event for medical and behavioral health providers.

    We will be presenting at this event. We hope to see you there!