Health Services Research Colloquium

Health Services Research Colloquium – Spring 2014

Monday, 11:30 – 12:45 p.m. (118 Keller Building)
*Please note time and room change above**

Co-Sponsored by Health Policy and Administration and CHCPR


January 27, 2014
Piya Priyantha Devapriya, Ph.D.
Manager Analytics and Operations Research, Clinical Innovation, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA

TITLE: "Applications of Industrial Engineering in Improving Healthcare"

February 10, 2014
Tim Vogus
Associate Professor of Management,
Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management, Nashville, TN

TITLE: "Creating Highly Reliable Health Care Organizations"

March 3, 2014
Rich Hirth
Professor of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health,
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

TITLE: "Quality Reporting and Private Prices: Evidence from the Nursing Home Industry"

March 24, 2014
Anna Siniako
Research Scientist, Dept. of Health Policy and Management,
Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, MA

TITLE: "Do Tiered Networks Steer Patients to Higher Value Physicians?"

April 14, 2014
Cynthia Chuang
Associate Professor, College of Medicine, Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA

TITLE: Applying for PCORI Funding

April 28, 2014
Teresa Waters and Naleef Fareed
Professor of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Ctr.,
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

TITLE: "Impact of Medicare's Nonpayment for Hospital Acquired Conditions: Lessons for Future Policy?"

Note: Remote locations can participate in the colloquium lectures via your own computer by accessing the Adobe Connect URL https://meeting.psu.edu/hsrcolloquium/ and dial-in number (814) 863-0013.