Health Services Research Colloquium
In partnership with the Department of Health Policy and Administration, CHCPR co-sponsors this semester-long colloquium series that includes speakers both internal and external to Penn State. Speakers vary from a wide variety of disciplines and present current topics in the area of health services research.
Fall 2020 Colloquium
11:30 am - 12:45 pm
All lectures will be held remotely via Zoom
“Who Pays for Health Care Costs? The Effects of Health Care Prices on Wages”
Christopher Whaley, PhD
Policy Researcher, RAND Corporation
Professor, Pardee RAND Graduate School
"Opioid Use Among Cancer Patients"
Chan Shen, PhD
Associate Professor, Surgery
Chief, Division of Outcomes, Research and Quality
Penn State Cancer Institute
"Exploring behavioral correlates of medication adherence among African Americans with hypertension"
Yendelela Cuffee, PhD
Assistant Professor, Epidemiology
University of Delaware
"Nursing, Nursing Support Staffing and In-Patient Mortality"
Jack Needleman, PhD FAAN
Fred W. and Pamela K. Wasserman Professor and Chair, Health Policy and Management
UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
"Introducing N3C -The National COVID Cohort Collaborative (N3C) - A National Partnership to Fight COVID-19"
Research Informatics Manager, Penn State Clinical & Translational Science Institute