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.
The Northeast Human Resources Association has named UMass Medical School’s Work Without Limits the 2016 Frank X. McCarthy Organizational Diversity Champion for its efforts to improve workplace diversity and the employment rate of people with disabilities.
Members of the UMass Medical School Police Department supervisory staff recently received Trilogy Awards through the FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development Association.
UMass Medical School’s Department of Psychiatry will host the 10th Annual Central Massachusetts Regional Brain Bee on Saturday, Feb. 27, on the university campus in Worcester.
A centralized trash program is underway at the Albert Sherman Center, with the goal of increasing the single stream recycling rate from 30 to 40 percent. Desk-side trash bins in offices and cubicles have been replaced with recycling bins, to make recycling convenient and encourage people to think about what they generate that is truly trash.
Third-year medical students Christopher Libby and Caroline Yang have been elected to student leadership positions in the American Medical Association.