Research in Progress Seminar (RIP)

CHP/PCOR Conference Room
117 Encina Commons, Room 119

Wednesday, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm (unless otherwise indicated)
(Tel: 650-723-5456)

Spring 2010 (3/31/2010 - 6/2/2010)

Date Speaker Title of Talk

Yu-Chu Shen

Associate Professor of Economics, Naval Postgraduate School and Faculty Research Fellow, National Bureau of Economic Research

Loren Baker

Professor of Health Research and Policy (Health Services Research)
Professor (by courtesy), Economics

Effects of Decreased Emergency Department Access on AMI Patients' Mortality Rates and Health Profile

David Reimer

Director, Community Advocates Public Policy Institute and Community Advocates, Inc.

Alain Enthoven

Marriner S. Eccles Professor of Public and Private Management, Emeritus

Effective Health Insurance Exchanges: The Dane County, Wisconsin, Model

Jay Bhattacharya

Associate Prof of Medicine (Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research) and by courtesy in Health Research and Policy and Economics

Is Medicine an Ivory Tower? Induced Innovation, Technological Opportunity, and For-Profit vs. Non-Profit Innovation

Crystal Smith-Spangler

Stanford Health Policy Trainee

Margaret Brandeau

Stanford Health Policy faculty fellow and Professor of Management Science and Engineering; Professor of Medicine (by Courtesy)

Dena Bravata

Stanford Health Policy Affiliate

Vandana Sundaram

Stanford Health Policy Senior Researcher

Clay Bavinger

Stanford Health Policy Research Assistant

Paul Eschbach

Research Assistant

Is There a Difference between Organically and Conventionally Grown Food? A Systematic Review of the Health Benefits and Harms

Paul Heidenreich, MD, MS

Associate Prof of Medicine (Cardiovascular) and Associate Prof by courtesy of Health Research and Policy at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System and CHP/PCOR Fellow

Using Provider Networks to Implement National Quality of Care Initiatives

Steven Chang, MD

Urologic Oncology Fellow
Dept of Urology, Stanford

Cost-effectiveness Analysis of Competing Strategies in the Management of Small Renal Masses

Jeremy Goldhaber-Fiebert, PhD

Asst Professor of Medicine (Primary Care and Outcomes Research) and, by courtesy, of Health Research and Policy

A Mark of Prosperity or Cause of Concern? Decision-analytic Modeling Approaches to Obesity in the U.S. and India
5/17* (Special event) 3:30-4:45pm

Joseph P. Newhouse, PhD

John D MacArthur Professor of Health Policy and Management, Harvard University; CHP/PCOR Adjunct Associate

Location: UC San Francisco, Parnassus Campus, Rm 300 in Health Sciences West Bldg (HSW 300), 513 Parnassus Ave

2010 Eisenberg Legacy Lecture-"Why Is Health Reform Such a Sisyphean Task?"


Jenny Schneider, MD

CHP/PCOR Trainee in the VA Fellowship in Health Care Research and Policy

Diagnosing and Managing Common Food Allergies: A Systematic Review

Keane Lee, MD

Medical Fellow, Health Services Research

Cost-effectiveness of Using High Sensitivity C-reactive Protein to Identify Intermediate and Low Cardiovascular RIsk Individuals for Statin Therapy

Kristan Staudenmayer, MD


The Use of the Hemostatic Agent rFVIIa in Blunt Trauma and Other Indications

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