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The Health and Criminal Justice Program in AAMC's first Virtual Site Visit
August 21, 2014
Health and Criminal Justice Program featured in AAMC's first Virtual Site Visit

The Health and Criminal Justice Program is featured as part of the Association of American Medical Colleges' “Health Equity Research Virtual Site Visit,” a new resource that shares the health equity research of AAMC-member institutions. AAMC chose UMass Medical School to be the first institution highlighted.

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    Where We’ll be Next...

    Medicaid Enterprise Systems Conference (MESC)

    August 18-21 — Denver, CO

    This conference brings together thought leaders from the public and private sectors to share ideas and information related the Medicaid systems and initiatives.

    We will be speaking and exhibiting at this event; please visit us at Booth 65. We hope to see you there!

    Projects and Publications

    July 22, 2014

    In this commentary, the authors discuss, based on their experiences, concerns related to academic health centers partnering with correctional facilities, how existing partnerships have overcome those concerns, and the benefits of such relationships to both academic health centers and correctional facilities.