Summer 2018 Schedule 

Special ORW presentation on THURSDAY, June 28, 2018
Arpana Vidyarthi, MD, and John Soong, MBChB, PhD
National University Health System Singapore
Enhanced Comprehensive Care Program

July 11, 2018

July 18, 2018

July 25, 2018
Tracy Weiner
Associate Director, University Writing Programs
Academic and Professional Writing Workshop

August 1, 2018 
Ali Thaver, MD
Hospitalist Scholar, Department of Medicine
Cost Related Medication Non-Adherence: Literature Review and Proposed Solutions

August 8, 2018
Paul Bottone, MD
Clinical Associate of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics 
Pediatric Residents as a Resource in School-Based Sexual Health Education

August 15, 2018
Phil Verhoef, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine
Using Claims Data and Hospital Records to Study the Immunology of Sepsis 

August 22, 2018

Spring 2018 Schedule

March 28, 2018
Liz Tung, MD, MS 
Instructor of Medicine, General Internal Medicine
Using HealthIT to Mobilize Community Resources in Clinical Settings: The CommunityRx Trial

April 4, 2018

April 11, 2018

April 18, 2018
Robert Gibbons, PhD
Blum-Riese Professor of Biostatistics
Drugs and Suicide

April 25, 2018

May 2, 2018
Yukyan Lam, JD, PhD
Environmental Justice & Health Science Fellow, Natural Resources Defense Council
Cumulative Impacts Analysis of Social Determinants and Environmental Exposures in Chicago

May 9, 2018
Liz Tung, MD, MS
Instructor of Medicine, General Internal Medicine
Patient Survey on Violence and Chronic Disease

May 16, 2018
Grant Gannaway, PhD Candidate
Department of Economics
Exploiting Comparative Advantages in Healthcare

May 23, 2018

May 30, 2018
Kathryn Demanelis , PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Public Health Sciences
Genetically Predicted Telomere Length and Aging-related Physical and Cognitive Traits among the UK Biobank Participants

June 6, 2018
Veena Sriram, PhD, and Lauren Wiklund
Section of Hospital Medicine
Understanding Variation in Hospital Utilization Among Patients enrolled in the Comprehensive Care Physician (CCP) program at the University of Chicago

Winter 2018 Schedule 

January 3, 2018

January 10, 2018
Liz Tung, MD 
Instructor of Medicine, General Internal Medicine
Understanding the Impacts of Community Violence on Neighborhoods and Cardiometabolic Health

January 17, 2018

January 24, 2018
Puneet Chehal, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Hospital Medicine
Provider Networks in Medicaid Managed Care

January 31, 2018

February 7, 2018

February 14, 2018

February 21, 2018

February 28, 2018

March 7, 2018
Brad Shapiro, PhD
Assistant Professor of Marketing, Booth School of Business
Promoting Wellness or Waste? Evidence from Antidepressant Advertising

Fall 2017 Schedule 

October 4, 2017
Canceled due to an offsite meeting

October 11, 2017
Veena Sriram, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, CHeSS
The Evolution of Emergency Medicine as a Medical Specialty in India: A Policy Analysis

October 18, 2017

October 25, 2017
Allison Wainer, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Rush University 
Increasing Access to Early Intervention for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

November 1, 2017

November 8, 2017
Ethan Park, PhD Candidate
School of Social Service Administration
Strengths and Limitations of Peer-Based Co-Production: The Case of Substance Use Disorder Treatment Units in the United States

November 15, 2017
Hui Zhang, PhD, MBA
Postdoctoral Fellow, CHeSS
Simulation-Based Optimization to Improve Hospital Inpatient Assignment Under Capacity Strain

November 22, 2017

November 29, 2017