HRP 283 - Research in Progress Seminar (RIP)

Welcome!

We hope you find this series of research talks by faculty and students in, or affiliated with, HRP, CHP and PCOR interesting.

If you have questions please feel free to contact:
Corinna Haberland, MD, MS
T139, Redwood Bldg.
Dept. of Health Research and Policy
Stanford, CA 94305
(650) 498-5232 or corinnah@stanford.edu

***ONLY FOR THOSE TAKING THE COURSE FOR CREDIT***
Please be sure to sign in (on the sign-in sheet) at every session you attend.
In order to receive credit (one unit) for the quarter you must attend the talks – a maximum of two (2) absences is allowed.

Location:

CHP/PCOR Conference Room
117 Encina Commons
Wednesdays, 4:00 - 5:00 pm

Winter 2016 (1/6/2016 - 3/2/2016)

Date Speaker Title of Talk
1/6 Ilana Richman, MD
VA Health Services Research and Development Fellow at the Center for Health Policy and the Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research
Evaluating the Impact of Breast Density Notification Legislation on Breast Cancer Stage at Diagnosis
Abstract
1/13 Maria Polyakova, PhD
Assistant Professor of Health Research and Policy (Health Service Research)
Private provision of social insurance: drug-specific price elasticities and pricing in Medicare Part D
Abstract
1/20 Hawre Jalal, MD, MSc, PhD
Stanford School of Medicine/PCOR
An Efficient Gaussian Approximation and Regression Metamodeling Approach to Value of Information Analysis
Abstract
1/27 Sze-chuan Suen, PhD candidate Modeling Disease for Effective Control: Tuberculosis in India
Abstract
2/3 Eran Bendavid, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Variation in Child Mortality Across Sub-Saharan Africa: Way Finer Than National Rates
Abstract
2/10 Eyal Cohen, MS, MSc, FRCP(C)
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Nursing and Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, 2015-2016 Canadian Harkness/CFHI Fellow in Health Care Policy and Practice, Visiting Scholar at the Center for Policy, Outcomes and Prevention and Clinical Excellence Research Center
Mental Health after Birth of a Child with Major Congenital Anomalies
Abstract
2/17

Robert Kaplan
Fellow, Center for Advanced Studies in Behavioral Sciences, Stanford

Are the high costs of US medical technology justified by improved health outcomes?
Abstract
2/24 Vilsa Curto, PhD
Department of Economics
Pricing Regulations in Individual Health Insurance: Evidence from Medigap
Abstract
3/2

Marcella Alsan, MD, MPH, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine (PCOR)

Tuskegee and the Health of Black Men
(Abstract)
3/9

End-quarter period

 

No seminar

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

Information about RIP and CHP/PCOR can also be found at healthpolicy.stanford.edu/events