Director of Pharmacy, MassHealth
Dr. Jeffrey is Director of Pharmacy in the Office of Clinical Affairs at the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS). In this capacity, he is Director of Pharmacy for MassHealth (Massachusetts Medicaid) and is responsible for the state’s pharmacy benefit for approximately 1million of MassHealth’s 1.82million members.
Dr. Jeffrey is Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health at UMMS, Adjunct Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy at the MCPHS University, and invited lecturer at Boston University School of Medicine and Harvard University School of Public Health.
Dr. Jeffrey received his undergraduate pharmacy degree from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Duquesne University. He completed a residency in Clinical/Hospital Pharmacy at Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh.
Dr. Jeffrey has over 15 years of management experience in pharmacy managed care and 20 years of health system management experience in academic medical centers and has worked as a staff pharmacist in community pharmacy and in hospital pharmacy. He has contributed many presentations and publications to the field of pharmacy practice. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy.