CHDS Seminar with Dr. Mohammad Jalali: Modeling the Opioid Epidemic in the United States

Virtual

The opioid crisis is one of the most pressing public health issues in the U.S. today. Opioid overdoses are the proverbial “tip of the iceberg,” arising within a complex adaptive system characterized by rapidly changing dynamics and major uncertainties. Through a collaboration with FDA, we developed a simulation model, spanning from medical use of prescription … Continue reading "CHDS Seminar with Dr. Mohammad Jalali: Modeling the Opioid Epidemic in the United States"

Data Management Showcase: Connecting & Strengthening RDM for the LMA

Virtual

Join the Longwood Medical Area Research Data Management Working Group on April 15th for our bi-annual showcase event! The LMA Research Data Management Working Group shares guidance, resources and solutions, and develops best practices to meet current, and anticipate future, research data management needs of researchers across the LMA. This informal & engaging session will … Continue reading "Data Management Showcase: Connecting & Strengthening RDM for the LMA"

Controlling Medicare Cost Growth through Innovations in Provider Payment and Service Delivery

Virtual

For each of the past five decades, average annual growth of per capita health expenditures in the United States has outstripped average annual growth in per capita GDP. Federal spending on health as a percentage of GDP is only expected to continue its rapid ascent, with Medicare serving as an outsized contributor to rising costs … Continue reading "Controlling Medicare Cost Growth through Innovations in Provider Payment and Service Delivery"