Shriver Center seeking children and their parents for mealtime study
February 03, 2016
Children with intellectual and developmental disabilities sought for mealtime study

Researchers at UMass Medical School’s Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center are seeking children with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) ages 3 to 8 and their parents in order to better understand how children with IDD and their families experience mealtimes compared to typically developing children of the same ages. 

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Commonwealth Medicine is dedicated to improving health care for people in need, while also controlling costs and maximizing revenue for our clients.

Public- and private-sector organizations save millions of dollars annually by working with us. Our evidence-based recommendations and innovative solutions produce tangible results:

  • Better health outcomes
  • Lower health care costs
  • More access to health care

Our ability to apply objective academic research and public service knowledge makes a difference — both for our clients and the individuals they serve.

    Where We’ll be Next...

    American Drug Utilization Review Society Annual Meeting

    February 25-27 — Scottsdale, AZ

    At this annual event, individuals active in drug utilization review in state Medicaid programs share information, develop skills and provide training to efficiently and effectively perform our duties. The focus is the achievement of optimum health care outcomes.

    We will be presenting at this conference.  


    Projects and Publications

    December 01, 2015

    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.