UMass Family Medicine PBRN

Registered: 
January 01, 2012
Acronym: 
UMASS-FM-PBRN
City: 
Worcester
State: 
Massachusetts
Zip: 
01655
Main Phone: 
774-442-4150
Network Director: 
Roger Luckmann
Barry Saver
Network Member: 
Gail Sawosik
Network Member Role: 
Coordinator
Geographic Coverage: 
State-wide
Clinics Location: 
Massachusetts
Founded: 
2007
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Family Medicine Network (at least 75% are Family Medicine Clinicians)
Mission Statement: 

To facilitate and promote primary care research in the member practices that aims to advance knowledge about health and health care relevant to providing our patients higher quality, safer, and more accessible diagnostic, treatment, and preventive services.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Chronic pain
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Health literacy
Substance abuse (alcohol and drug abuse)
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
10
Approximate Number of Patients: 
35000