Section 60 ORP Q&A Session: Click on the video to play the ORP Q&A Session
UMMS sponsored Richard Nunes, Public Higher Education Employee Retirement Director from the Dept. of Higher Education (DHE), for a Sect. 60 ORP Q&A session. Richard answered Sect. 60 ORP questions and outlined important points to consider with your ORP transfer decision.
 Updated Section 60 information from the DHE
 Updated Section 60 FAQs from the DHE 






UMMS Recognition Program

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Medical Resident FICA Refund Claims

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Joyce A. Murphy

Executive Vice Chancellor Joyce A. Murphy to be honored with 2015 Pinnacle Award from Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce

 Joyce A. Murphy, MPA, executive vice chancellor of UMass Medical School’s Commonwealth Medicine, will receive the 2015 Excellence in Health Care, Arts & Education Pinnacle Award from the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce during a luncheon on Thursday, Jan. 29 in Boston.

Topics: Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce, Joyce A. Murphy


Commonwealth Medicine number two on list of top 100 women-led businesses in Massachusetts


Commonwealth Medicine, the health care consulting and operations division of UMass Medical School, is number two on the Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts, announced The Boston Globe Magazine and The Commonwealth Institute. Executive Vice Chancellor Joyce A. Murphy, MPA, is the chief executive at Commonwealth Medicine.