News, Events & Commentary

October 23, 2013

Emily Burger, visiting scholar at CHDS, was awarded the Lee B. Lusted Candidates' Student Prize Award at the Society for Medical Decision Making (SMDM) conference in Baltimore. She presented the research she is working on with her mentor Jane... (more »)

October 16 2013, 3:00pm
Harvard Medical School, TMEC Walter Amphitheatre
Joe Selby, the Executive Director of the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), will be giving 
this year's Thomas S. Inui lecture on Wednesday October 16, 2013 from 3 - 4 pm.
October 9, 2013

http://www.journals.elsevier.com/vaccine/virtual-special-issues/evidence-base-for-vaccine-introduction-in-latin-america/

CHDS Deputy Director Dr. Stephen C. Resch was one of the associate editors for this month's special issue, "Evidence base for vaccine introduction in Latin America," of the journal Vaccine. The issue was a project of the Pan American Health Organi... (more »)

April 15, 2013

CHDS Faculty Member Dr. Thomas A. Gaziano spoke with GlobalPost about high blood pressure in Africa http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/global-pulse/qa-africa-high-blood-pressure-thomas-gazianoThe purpose of the Doctoral Disserta... (more »)

March 4, 2013

The purpose of the Doctoral Dissertation Award Competition is to encourage and publicize outstanding dissertation research by selecting and recognizing the best dissertations written in the past year in the decision sciences. The Elwood S. Buffa D... (more »)

December 11, 2012

Statistician/Programmer job opening at CHDS. Looking for folks with experience anaylzing claims data or big national (US) data sets like NHANES, BRFSS, SEER.

October 17, 2012

While ART access has expanded, questions remain regarding continued treatment gaps and trade-offs between treatment options. As funding for HIV-programs have recently plateaued – and in some case begun to decrease – these questions hav... (more »)

May 21, 2012

Two CHDS faculty members, Professors Jane Kim and Joseph Pliskin, will recieve teaching awards at the 2012 Harvard School of Public Health <... (more »)

May 10, 2012

This year's AcademyHealth's annual research meeting will have many sessions with a Comparative Effectiveness Research or Patient-Centered Outcomes Research theme. The meeting will be June 24-26 in Orlando. Click more »)

April 30, 2012
March 14, 2012

In the upcoming issue of Health Policy and Planning, CHDS researchers Natalie Carvalho and Sue Goldie, along with Afghanistan's Ministry o... (more »)

February 15, 2012

In a recent issue of The Lancet, CHDS visiting scholar Tone Enden has investigated treatment of additional catheter-directed thrombolysis (CDT) as compared to the standard ... (more »)

November 9, 2011

In a speech titled "Creating an AIDS-Free Generation," Secretary of State Hillary Clinton cited CHDS Deputy Director Stephen Resch's ongoing research into the benefit of increased investment in... (more »)

October 31, 2011

Using cost effectiveness analysis to help drive health care decision making has long been a controversial subject in the United States, even as it has been embraced in other countries. However, large-scale cuts in federal health spending coupled w... (more »)