Seminar archives

The LDI runs two seminar series - the Health Policy Seminar Series and the Research Seminar Series. Below, is an archived list of our seminars.

Follw this link to our current years' seminar listing

Health Policy Serminars

Research Seminar Archives

2005-2006 Theme: The Impact of the Built, Social, and Natural Environment

LDI Alumni Faculty Exchange

Health in Context: Impact of the Built, Social, and Natural Environment

Samuel P. Martin III, MD, Memorial Lecture
Gary Gottlieb, MD, MBA

President, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Strategic Issues in Management of a Health Care Organization in the Early 21st Century
co-sponsored with the Division of General Internal Medicine (DGIM)

Thomas LaVeist, PhD
Professor of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University
Problems & Prospects for Health Disparities Research
co-sponsored with the Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion (CHERP) and the Center for Population Health and Health Disparities (CPHHD)

Ichiro Kawachi, MD, PhD

Professor of Social Epidemiology, Harvard University
Neighborhood Influences on Health:What Do We Need to Know?
co-sponsored with the Center for Population Health and Health Disparities (CPHHD)

Jane Golden
Director, Mural Arts Program, City of Philadelphia

Derek Yach, MBChB, MPH

Professor and Head, Division of Global Health, Yale School of Public Health
Challenges to How We Define Priorities in Global Health

Robert C. Long Memorial Lecture in Mental Health Services Research
Ronald D. Stall, PhD, MPH

Director, Multidisciplinary Master of Public Health (MMPH) Program; Professor, Behavioral and Community Health Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health
Health Disparities, Syndemics and Gay Men's Health
co-sponsored with the Center for Mental Health Policy and Services Research (CMHPSR)

Honorable William Winkenwerder, MD, MBA
Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs
Military Medicine: A Critical Component of United States National Security

Gary Evans, PhD

Professor of Design and Environmental Analysis, College of Human Ecology, Cornell University
Environmental Stress: The Role of the Physical Environment in Human Psychological Well-Being
co-sponsored with the Firearm & Injury Center at Penn (FICAP)

11th Annual Thomas W. Langfitt, Jr., Memorial Health Policy Symposium
Consumer-Directed Healthcare: Where Will This Road Take Us?

Sir Michael Marmot, MBBS, MPH, PhD

Director, International Centre for Health and Society; Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health; Chairman, Commission on Social Determinants of Health; University College London
Status and Health: Causal Pathways
co-sponsored with the Population Studies Center (PSC)

ECRI's 2005 Chronic Pain Conference
Chronic Pain as a Health System Priority: How Evidence Could Inform Policy and Practice
Symposium co-sponsored with Institute on Aging
Living Longer and Paying the Price? Healthcare Costs and Longevity in America





Joseph A. DiMasi, PhD
Director of Economic Analysis, Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development, Tufts University
The Cost of Biopharmaceutical R&D: Is Biotech Different?
biosk abstract

Tanya M. Luhrmann, PhD
Max Palevsky Professor in the Committee on Human Development, University of Chicago
Social Defeat, or, Why Psychotic Homeless Women Don't Want Our Help

Lisa A. Cooper, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology, and Health Policy & Management, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Racial Disparities in Healthcare: Why Communication Matters

Michael E. Chernew, PhD
Professor, Department of Health Management and Policy, Department of Economics, and Department of Internal Medicine,
University of Michigan School of Public Health
Managed Care and Medicare Expenditures

Mark Duggan, PhD
Associate Professor of Economics, University of Maryland; 2004-2006 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow

The Distortionary Effects of Government Procurement: Evidence From Medicaid Prescription Drug Purchasing
biosk abstract




Archived Seminars 1998-2007:

2008-2009 Policy Seminar Theme: Health Policy Reform

2007-2008 Policy Seminar: Urban Health

2006-2007 Policy Seminar Theme: Global Health

2004-2005 Policy Seminar Theme: Linking Health Services Research, Policy and Practice

2003-2004 Policy Seminar Theme: The Economics and Politics of Employer-Sponsored Health Care

2002-2003 Policy Seminar Theme: How Can We Afford Prescription Drugs in the US? Cost, Quality, and Access

2001-2002 Policy Seminar Theme: Vulnerable Populations in American Health Care

From e-Commerce to e-HealthCare: The Challenges of the New Economy

Managed Care: The Next Generation

The Future of Government-Organized Healthcare


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