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Governor Whitmer Appoints MSMS Physician Members to the Michigan Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee

Governor Whitmer Appoints MSMS Physician Members to the Michigan Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

On Friday, December 11, Governor Whitmer announced appointments to the following boards and commissions:  Michigan Citizen-Community Emergency Response Coordinating Council, Human Trafficking Health Advisory Board, Michigan Humanities Council, Michigan Committee on Juvenile Justice, Michigan Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Monument Fund Commission, State of Michigan Retirement Board, Michigan Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, State Police Retirement Board, Michigan PreK-12 Literacy Commission, and the Public Health Advisory Council.

Congratulations to MSMS Members Doctor Barika M. Butler-Quarles (Wayne County), Doctor Jayne E. Courts (Kent County), Doctor Melanie Manary (Northern Michigan) and Doctor Bradley J. Uren (Washtenaw County) on their appointments to the Michigan Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee. 

The Michigan Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee advises the Department of Health and Human Services on issues affecting prescription drug coverage for its various health care programs. The Committee shall recommend to the Department guidelines for prescription drugs covered in its various health care programs.