Research in Progress Seminar (RIP)

Medical School Office Building (MSOB), Room x303
Wednesday, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm (unless otherwise indicated)
Contact phone: 650-723-5456

Winter 2011 (1/5/2011 - 3/2/2011)

Date Speaker Title of Talk
Robert Kaplan, PhD
Distinguished Professor
UCLA Schools of Public Health and Medicine
Drawing the Line Between Health and Disease
Chris Stave, MLS
Research Librarian, Lane Medical Library
Research Toolbox 2011
James Freeman, MD
Stanford-Kaiser Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Center Fellow
Cost-effectiveness of Dabigatran Compared with Warfarin for Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation
Mark Hlatky, MD
Professor of Health Research and Policy
(Health Services Research), and of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)
Cost-Effectiveness of Genetic Testing: Case Study of Long-QT-Syndrome
Paul Wise, MD, MPH
Richard E Behrman Professor in Child Health, Sr Fellow at FSI and Professor, by courtesy, of Health Research and Policy
Lisa Chamberlain, MD, MPH
Asst Prof of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics) at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital
Vandana Sundaram, MPH
Asst Director, Medicine - Med/PCOR
California Children's Services - Preliminary Analysis
Richard Lilford, PhD
Professor of Clinical Epidemiology
University of Birmingham
Supply and Demand: Delivering High Quality, Patient-centered, Lower Cost Healthcare
Kelvin Tan, MS, PhD Candidate
Management Science and Engineering Department
How Much Is One Medisave Dollar Worth? Effect of Medical Savings Accounts on Demand for Inpatient Care
Daniel Winetsky, MS & MD candidate
Health Services Research
Cost-effectiveness of Alternative Case Finding Strategies for Prisons with High Prevalence of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis
Donald A. Barr, MD, PhD
Associate Professor (Teaching) of Pediatrics
Rethinking Pre-Medical Education in a Post-Flexner Era

*Please note: All research in progress seminars are off-the-record. Any information about methodology and/or results are embargoed until publication.

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