Chronic Disease Center Symposium on Policies of Aging with Poster Session

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 from 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

3rd Annual Research Symposium

Future of Health Care Policy for Aging Populations (with poster session)

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Event Details
9:00-3:30 pm
Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery, University of Chicago
Free lunch will be served
Please REGISTER HERE

DAVIS LECTURE KEYNOTE SPEAKER:
Jonathan Oberlander, PhD
Professor of Social Medicine and Health Policy & Management, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

SPEAKER LINEUP:
Tamara Konetzka, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences and Department of Medicine at University of Chicago

Louise Hawkley, PhD, MA
Senior Research Scientist, National Opinion Research Center at University of Chicago

Stacie Levine, MD
Director, Geriatrics and Hospice and Palliative Medicine Program at University of Chicago

William Dale, MD, PhD
Section Chief for Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine; Director of Specialized Oncology Care & Research in the Elderly (SOCARE) at the University of Chicago

Cynthia Boyd, MD
Core Faculty, Center on Aging and Health; Associate Professor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University

LEARNING GOALS:

  • Network with professionals in all levels of research, policy, and pharmacy
  • Discuss critical issues surrounding patient health outcomes, cost controls, economic modeling, and doctor-patient interactions
  • Develop ideas for future research