2015-2016 HEW Archives

2015-2016

Spring 2016 Schedule 

March 31, 2016
Dan Blumenthal, MD
Harvard University
Access, Quality, and Cost of Care at U.S. Physician Owned Hospitals
Harris Room 140C

April 7, 2016
Chris Whaley, PhD
Berkeley Center for Health and Technology, University of California, Berkeley
Responses to Targeted Patient Incentives: Evidence from Reference Pricing
Harris Room 140C

April 14, 2016
Howard Riady
PhD student in Economics, University of Chicago
Physician Response to Financial Incentives: Evidence from Administrative Data
Harris Room 140C

April 21, 2016
Matthew Aaron Schmitt
Northwestern University
When Discounts Raise Costs: The Effect of Copay Coupons on Generic Utilization
Harris Room 140C

April 28, 2016
Fallon Lecture on Health & Law
Jill Horwitz, JD, PhD
UCLA School of Law
Technology Regulation Reconsidered: The Effects of Certificate of Need on MRI Access, Quality, and Cost
111 East 60th Street in Room V

May 5, 2016
No Workshop

May 12, 2016
Heather Gold, PhD
Director of Population Health Research, NYU School of Medicine
Complication rates, costs, and policy implications of new radiotherapy technology for breast cancer

May 19, 2016
Robert Nocon 
PhD student, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Chicago
Healthcare Use and Spending in Medicaid: Comparing Health Center Patients to Other Settings

May 26, 2016
Brian Tuohy
University of Chicago
Healthcare in 'Mexican Chicago': On the Power of Undocumented Status

Fall 2015 Schedule 

October 1, 2015
Rebecca Myerson
PhD Candidate, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago
Finding the missing patients: Does subsidizing screening result in more health care?

October 8, 2015
Britt Livak
PhD Student, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Chicago 
Network Viral Load: A Critical Metric for HIV Elimination

October 15, 2015
Adam Sacarny, PhD
Robert Wood Johnson Scholar in Health Policy Research, Harvard University
Healthcare Exceptionalism? Performance and Allocation in the U.S. Healthcare Sector

October 22, 2015
Michael Lovenheim, PhD
Associate Professor, College of Human Ecology, Cornell University
How Does Access to Health Care Affect Teen Fertility and High School Dropout Rates? Evidence from School-based Health Centers

October 29, 2015
No HEW Workshop

November 5, 2015
Jing Dong
PhD Student, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Chicago
Effects of Long-Term Care Insurance on Financial Well-Being

November 12, 2015
Daniel Bennett, PhD
Assistant Professor, Harris School of Public Policy Studies
The Marriage Market for Lemons: HIV Testing and Marriage in Rural Malawi

November 19, 2015
Carrie Colla, PhD
Assistant Professor, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth Institute
Effects of ACO contracting on high cost, high need Medicare beneficiaries

December 3, 2015
Prashant Bharadwaj, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Economics, University of California, San Diego
Mental Health Stigma

Winter 2016 Schedule 

January 7, 2016
Heather Schofield, PhD
Department of Medical Ethics, University of Pennsylvania
The Economic Cost of Low Caloric Intake: Evidence from India
Harris Room 140B

January 14, 2016
Anushree Lalitha Subramaniam
University of Chicago 
The Unaccounted Insurance Value of Medical Innovation

January 21, 2016
NO HEW

January 28, 2016
NO HEW

February 4, 2016
Manasi Deshpande, PhD
Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Chicago
Does Welfare Inhibit Success? The Long-Term Effects of Removing Low-Income Youth from Disability Insurance
Harris Room 140B

February 11, 2016
Surrey Walton, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago
Measuring Potential Substitutions Towards Generic Drug Use: A Method for Risk Adjustment in Incentive Payments

February 18, 2016
Kevin Stroupe, PhD
Associate Director, Center for Innovation for Complex Chronic Healthcare, Hines VA Hospital
Medication and Healthcare Use of Veterans Dually Eligible for VA and Medicare Benefits

February 25, 2016
NO HEW

March 3, 2016
Lindsay Sabik, PhD
Assistant Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University, School of Medicine
Medicaid Expansions and Cervical Cancer Screenings for Low-Income Women

March 10, 2016
NO HEW

Winter 2016 Schedule 

January 7, 2016
Heather Schofield, PhD
Department of Medical Ethics, University of Pennsylvania
The Economic Cost of Low Caloric Intake: Evidence from India
Harris Room 140B

January 14, 2016
Anushree Lalitha Subramaniam
University of Chicago 
The Unaccounted Insurance Value of Medical Innovation

January 21, 2016
NO HEW

January 28, 2016
NO HEW

February 4, 2016
Manasi Deshpande, PhD
Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Chicago
Does Welfare Inhibit Success? The Long-Term Effects of Removing Low-Income Youth from Disability Insurance
Harris Room 140B

February 11, 2016
Surrey Walton, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago
Measuring Potential Substitutions Towards Generic Drug Use: A Method for Risk Adjustment in Incentive Payments

February 18, 2016
Kevin Stroupe, PhD
Associate Director, Center for Innovation for Complex Chronic Healthcare, Hines VA Hospital
Medication and Healthcare Use of Veterans Dually Eligible for VA and Medicare Benefits

February 25, 2016
NO HEW

March 3, 2016
Lindsay Sabik, PhD
Assistant Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University, School of Medicine
Medicaid Expansions and Cervical Cancer Screenings for Low-Income Women

March 10, 2016
Will Manning Memorial Conference
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Quadrangle Club
View registration and agenda information.