Division of Health Policy and Insurance Research (HPI) Seminar Series

Health Policy and Insurance Research Seminar Series (formerly Pharmaceutical Policy Research Seminar)

Time: Noon - 1:00 PM
Date: Seminars are usually held the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month with some exceptions - Please refer to the schedule for exact dates.
Location:  Department of Population Medicine (DPM) Inui Conference Room A/B, Landmark Center, 401 Park Drive, Suite 401 East, Boston, MA 02215

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2017-2018 HPI Research Seminar Schedule
All Presentations Are Held at Noon-1:00 In The Inui Conference Room
(Except Where Indicated Below*)

Date

Speakers

Seminar Title

Sep 27

 

 

 

 

 

Stephen Soumerai, ScD

Professor

Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Department of Population Medicine

 

Instrumental Variable Analysis and Interrupted Times Series Analysis: You Can’t Fix by Adjustment What You Bungled by Design

October 11

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alexander Turchin, MD, MS

Associate Physician

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Associate Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

 

Shervin Malmasi, PhD

Research Fellow at the Division of Endocrinology at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Research Fellow in Medicine at Harvard Medical School

 

Canary: A Natural Language Processing Platform for Clinicians and Researchers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday, October 16

*Special Seminar Date*

9:00 a.m. – 10: a.m.

 

Light breakfast will be served

 

 

 

 

 

Gary King, PhD

Albert J. Weatherhead III University Professor

Harvard University

Seminar Presentation slides

 

 

 

 

 

 

Simplifying Matching Methods for Causal Inference

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 25

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nancy Keating, MD, MPH

Professor of Health Care Policy and Medicine

Harvard Medical School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clinical vs. Machine-Learning Algorithms to Predict Cancer Stage Using Claims Data for Patients Undergoing Chemotherapy

 

 

 

 

November 29

(Conference Room 1)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ozge Karanfil, PhD

Yerby Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Global Health and Population

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A System Dynamics Model for Understanding Long-Term Trends in Routine Population Screening

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

December 6

(Conference Room 1)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lois Lee, MD, MPH                           Assistant in Medicine

Director of Trauma Research                  Boston Children's Hospital                  Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Effect of Legislation on Motor Vehicle and Firearm Injuries in the U.S.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, December 12  *Special Seminar Date*

 

 

 

 

 

Ann Geiger, PhD

Deputy Associate Director of the Healthcare Delivery Research Program

National Cancer Institute

Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences

 

Forthcoming

 

 

 

 

 

 

January 10

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mara Murray Horwitz, MD

Fellow, Harvard Medical School Fellowship in General Medicine and Primary Care

 

 

 

 

Tentative title: Fellowship research project

 

 

 

 

 

January 24

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pierantonio Russo, MD, FCPP, FAAP (CT/Card)

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

VP Health Services Administration

Lecturer Population Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Senior Medical Director

 

Tentative title: The challenges and opportunities offered by managed care in general

 

 

 

 

February 14

 

 

 

 

Marc Larochelle, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Boston University School of Medicine

 

 

Forthcoming

 

 

 

 

February 28

 

 

 

 

Zuri Song, MD, PhD

Massachusetts General Hospital

Resident, Center for Primary Care

 

 

Forthcoming

 

 

 

 

March 14

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pari V. Pandharipande, MD, MPH

Director, MGH Institute for Technology Assessment

Associate Professor of Radiology

Harvard Medical School

Radiologist, Abdominal Imaging Massachusetts General Hospital

 

 

Forthcoming

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

March 28

 

 

 

Alessandra Ferrario, PhD

Fellow, Harvard Medical School

Fellowship in Health Policy and Insurance Research

Tentative title: Fellowship research project

 

 

April 11

 

 

 

 

 

 

Christine Leopold, PhD

Fellow, Harvard Medical School

Fellowship in Health Policy and Insurance Research

 

 

 

Tentative title: Fellowship research project

 

 

 

 

 

April 25

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lindsay Frazier, MD

Associate Professor, Pediatrics

Harvard Medical School

Associate Professor, Pediatric Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Research Associate, Nutrition,

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

 

 

 

Forthcoming

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

May 9

 

 

 

 

 

 

Laura Garabedian, PhD, MPH

Assistant Professor                             Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Department of Population Medicine

 

 

Forthcoming

 

 

 

 

 

 

May 23

 

 

 

To be announced

 

 

 

Forthcoming

 

 

 

June 6

 

 

 

To be announced

 

 

 

Forthcoming