Events

Upcoming and Recent Events are posted below.

 

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Nov1
Discounting Health and Money: New Evidence Using a More Robust Method
November 1 2016, 12:30pm
2nd Floor Conference Room, CHDS Offices

An important question for research and policy is whether discounting depends on the outcome domain. In this paper we explore this question for health and money using the direct method, which can measure discounting without the need to make assumptions about utility. Click here for more information.

Mar11
Should Off-Label Drug Prescriptions Be Prevented? Empirical Evidence from France
March 11 2016, 12:30pm
718 Huntington Ave, 2nd Floor Conference Room

Tuba Tunçel, PhD Candidate Toulouse School of Economics, U of Toulouse, will present a CHDS Lunchtime Seminar, titled Should Off-Label Prescriptions Be Prevented?  Empirical Evidence from France.

Nov24
Cervical Cancer Screening in Norway: Optimizing the Management of Women with Minor Cervical Lesions under Alternative Analytic Assumptions
November 24 2015, 12:30pm
718 Huntington Ave, 2nd Floor Conference Room
Oct6
Cost-Effectiveness Analysis: Balancing Value with Affordability?
October 6 2015, 2:00pm

The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy hosts a webinar on Cost-Effectiveness Analysis: Balancing Value with Affordability?  For details and to register, click here.

May12
May 12 2015, 12:30pm
2nd Floor Conference Room, CHDS

Craig White, Ph.D. Candidate in Decision Science will present, Prostate Cancer Active Surveillance Model Results & Breast Cancer Screening MRI RCT Update

Apr27
April 27 2015, 12:30pm
2nd Floor Conference Room, CHDS

Rebecca McDonald, PhD, Research Fellow, University of Warwick, UK, will present Evidence of Variable Discount Rates and Non-Standard Discounting in Mortality Risk Valuation.

Apr15
April 15 2015, 12:30pm
2nd Floor Conference Room, CHDS

Christian Suharlim, MD, Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, CHDS, will present The cost (and effectiveness) of DOT-HAART for HIV patients in Lima, Peru

Mar24
March 24 2015, 12:30pm
2nd Floor Conference Room, CHDS

Mark Shrime, MD, Clinical Instructor, HMS, will present Surgery, Poverty and Health in the US and Around the World

Feb4
February 4 2015, 12:30pm
2nd Floor Conference Room, CHDS

Danielle Rodin MD, Dept adiation Oncology, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, ON, will present UICC Global Task Force on Radiotherapy for Cancer Control: A Radiotherapy Investment Framework

Oct29
October 29 2014, 12:30pm
2nd Floor Conference Room, CHDS

Allison Portnoy, International Vaccine Access Center, Department of International Health,

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, will present Costs of Vaccine Programs Across 94 Low-and Middle-Income Countries

Apr22
April 22 2014, 12:00pm
2nd Floor Conference Room, CHDS

Emmanuelle Lavaine, Post-Doctoral Researcher, Toulouse School of Economics, LERNA-INRA, will present Incinerator Risk Perceptions and Averting Behavior: Evidence from Mexico

Apr16
April 16 2014, 3:30am
2nd Floor Conference Room, CHDS

Jennifer Gilbert,PhD Candidate in Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University, will present Evaluating an Integrated TB/HIV Screening Program in Rural South Africa

Apr2
April 2 2014, 3:30am
2nd Floor Conference Room, CHDS

Mehdi Najafzadeh, Instructor in Medicine, HMS, will present Quantifying Preferences for Asthma Control Using Best-Worst Scaling (BWS) Experiment

Mar12
March 12 2014, 3:30am
2nd Floor Conference Room, CHDS

John Bridges, Associate Professor Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, will present Measuring the Priorities and Treatment Preferences of Parents With a Child Diagnosed With Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Using Best-Worst Scaling

Feb19
February 19 2014, 3:30am
Kresge 212

Thomas Concannon, Policy Researcher at RAND Corp. & Assistant Professor of Medicine at Tufts will present A Systematic Review of Stakeholder Engagement in Comparative Effectiveness Research and Patient-Centered Outcomes Research