This year, the seminar series will focus on vulnerable populations in American Health Care. All events will be held on Fridays, 12:00-1:30 P.M. in the Colonial Penn Center auditorium, unless otherwise noted. A light lunch is served.


November 9, 2001
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Room 211 SH-DH
(3620 Locust Walk)


The 2001 Charles Leighton Memorial Lecture
Estelle Richman
Director, Social Services, City of Philadelphia
Survivor

December 7, 2001

Mary E. Foley, RN, MS
President
The American Nurses Association (ANA)
Nurses Assuring Quality Care for all Populations

January 25, 2002


Charles N. Kahn, MPH
President
The Federation of American Hospitals
What's to be Done about the Uninsured?
RSVP
February 7, 2002

Jack C. Ebeler
President and CEO
Alliance of Community Health Plans (ACHP)
RSVP

May 8, 2002

Judy Feder, PhD
Dean of Policy Studies, Georgetown Public Policy Institute,
Georgetown University

The Challenge of Expanding Health Insurance Coverage: Policy and Politics
RSVP
May 10, 2002
3:00 - 4:30 PM
350 SH-DH
(3620 Locust Walk)

Faculty - Alumni Conference

(co-sponsored by the Wharton School, the School of Medicine, the School of Nursing, and the School of Dentistry University of Pennsylvania)

Vulnerable Populations in American Health Care
RSVP

 

 



All events will be held on Fridays, 12:00-1:30 P.M. in the Colonial Penn Center auditorium, unless otherwise noted. A light lunch is served.


October 5, 2001

Neil R. Powe, MD, MPH, MBA
Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Care Policy
Johns Hopkins University

Ownership and the Quality of Chronic Kidney Disease Care


November 2, 2001

Jerry Russo, PhD
Associate Professor of Economics

University of Hawaii at Manoa

Optimal Commodity Taxation with Moral Hazard and Unobservable Outcomes


November 30, 2001

Michael Grossman, PhD
CUNY Distinguished Professor, Research Associate and Program Director of Health Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research

Obesity: Results from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System


Cancelled
December 14, 2001


Mark McClellan, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Economics

National Bureau of Economic Research


January 11, 2002

Richard Hirth, PhD
Associate Professor of Health Management and Policy

University of Michigan

Competitive Spillovers Across Non-profit and For-profit Nursing Homes



February 15, 2002


George Loewenstein, PhD
Professor of Economics and Psychology
Carnegie Mellon University


March 15, 2002

David Dranove, PhD
Walter J. McNerney Distinguished Professor of Health Industry Management, Professor of Management and Strategy Northwestern University


April 5, 2002

Richard Frank, PhD
Professor of Health Economics
Harvard Medical School



May 5, 2002

Brent Kreider, PhD
Associate Professor of Economics,
Iowa State University

Inferring Disability Status from Corrupt Data



All events will be held on Fridays, 12:00-1:30 P.M. in the Colonial Penn Center auditorium, unless otherwise noted. A light lunch is served. See Research Seminar Schedule for more information

October 26, 2001
11:00 - 12:00 p.m.
GRASP Laboratory, 318C, Large Conference Room,
(3401 Walnut Street)

GRASP Seminar and the Provost's Interdisciplinary Seminar on Health Informatics
Christos Davatzikos, Ph.D.
Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University

Deformable Shape Modeling for Biomedical Applications

February 1, 2002

Janet S. Reis
Professor of Community Health
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign

Outcomes and Lessons Learned from the Alcohol 101 CD Game



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