Health Services Research Colloquium

Each semester the colloquium features researchers from across the country discussing current topics and trends in the area of health services research.

Colloquium Details

Mondays, 11:30 – 1:00 p.m.

118 Keller Building, University Park Campus

Spring 2016 Schedule

Monday, February 22

Jennifer Elston Lafata, PhD
Professor and Interim Chair, Health Behavior and Policy
Co-lead, Cancer Prevention and Control
Virginia Commonwealth University

"Improving Colorectal Cancer in Primary Care"

Read more about Dr. Elston Lafata's research

Monday, March 14

Meredith Rosenthal, PhD
Professor of Health Economics and Policy
Associate Dean for Diversity
Harvard School of Public Health

"Choosing Wisely: Patient Factors that Affect Use of Non-recommended Services in a Commercially Insured Population?"

Read more about Dr. Rosenthal's research

Monday, April 25

Patrick Romano, MD MPH FACP FAAP
Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
UC Davis School of Medicine

"Composite measures to inform health care markets: Incorporating harms into weighting the revised AHRQ Patient Safety for Selected Indicators Composite (PSI90)"

Read more about Dr. Romano's research

The colloquium is co-sponsored by the Center for Health Care and Policy Research and the Department of Health Policy and Administration.