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. **
HPM doctoral candidate Raymond Van Cleve will be defending his dissertation, "Home and Community Based Services: Who is Using Them and Can They Prevent Hospital Admissions?"
This dissertation focuses on how home and community-based services (HCBS) influences the well-being of disabled elderly Medicaid recipients in Pennsylvania. Specifically, this dissertation examines different recipient characteristics associated with different lines of HCBS services and whether certain services or combinations of services are associated with a higher or lower risk for experiencing a hospitalization.
Last Updated On Friday, August 2, 2019 by Greenholt, Alexandria L
Created On Friday, August 2, 2019
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