HPM's Tina Batra Hershey will describe the role of law in emergency preparedness and response as well as the powers and limits the U.S. Constitution grants to authorities with respect to disease control and prevention. We will discuss the need to balance individual rights with the public’s health and explore emerging issues in legal preparedness.
ACHE's annual Congress on Healthcare Leadership offers cutting-edge professional development, influential thought leaders, practical solutions to contemporary challenges,and networking opportunities with a global community of the best and brightest healthcare executives. Faculty and student researchers from Pitt's Department of Health Policy and Management regularly participate in short courses, tutorials and roundtables, and give invited talks, contributed talks, and poster presentations.
** Plan to attend the co-located Chicago reception for Pitt Public Health alumni and friends. **
ACHE's annual Congress on Healthcare Leadership provides you with opportunities to benefit from cutting-edge professional development on the most current and relevant topics with the nation's most influential thought leaders; to gain practical solutions to contemporary challenges in healthcare management and delivery; and to network with a global community of the best and brightest healthcare executives from across the continuum of care.
The opioid crisis is a public health emergency, responsible for tens of thousands of deaths annually, s well as opioid-related morbidity among the millions suffering from opioid use disordr, common comorbid disorders such as Hepatitis C and HIV, and related disorders such as neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome. Policymakers have responded at both the federal and state level, but effective responses are challenged by the evolving nature of the crisis. This seminar will examine some of the challenges in implementing and evaluating policies addressing the opioid crisis, and discussing opportunities for future approaches to the evolving crisis.
Presented by Bradley D. Stein, MD, PhD, MPH
Part of the Special Health Services Research Seminar Series, sponsored by the Center for Research on Health Care, VA Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, and the Division of General Internal Medicine. This special seminar is co-hosted by Pitt Public Health.
Last Updated On Wednesday, May 29, 2019 by McCullough, Caitlin Emily
Created On Wednesday, May 29, 2019
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