Department of Health Policy and Management doctoral candidate Mara Hollander will defend her dissertation, "Expanding Coverage and Addressing Social Determinants of Health in Pennsylvania Medicaid" on Monday, April 27 from 11:00-1:00.
CANCELLED: Topic: Reducing Disparities in Colorectal Cancer Screening Among Low-Income Non-Elderly Adults
Speaker: Kirsten Eom, PhD Candidate, Health Policy and Management
Each June more than 3,000 individuals gather the nation's capital at the Academy Health Annual Research Meeting (ARM). 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.
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. **
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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