IHPI Seminar Series - RSVP REQUIRED: Tactics and Strategies to Reduce the Burden of Cardiovascular Disease in India

Mon, August 10, 2015 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

North Campus Research Complex (NCRC)

Building 10

Research Auditorium

LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED Prabhakaran Dorairaj, M.D. Dr. Prabhakaran graduated from Bangalore Medical College, received his MD (Medicine) and DM (Cardiology) degrees from AIIMS. He has done MSc in Health Research Methodology from McMaster University,...

University of Michigan Health Care Vested Interest Conference - Public Event

Thu, October 1, 2015 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Rackham Graduate School

Assembly Hall 

915 E Washington St.

Ann Arbor, MI 48109


The Center for the History of Medicine and IHPI are proud to co-sponsor "Vested Interests: Who Really Influences American Medicine, Public Health and Health Policy" Conference on October 1 - 2, 2015 at the Rackham Graduate School. The conference...

Opioid Overdose Summit

Tue, December 1, 2015 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Palmer Commons, University of Michigan   
100 Washtenaw Ave.

Ann Arbor , MI 48109

United States
Join IHPI and the Injury Center for a day of science-based exploration and learning on an emerging public health issue: Overdose injury and death related to opioids (prescription pain medications). Researchers, clinicians, and public health...

IHPI Seminar Series: Incentives in Medicare's Payment for Episodes of Care

Wed, September 23, 2015 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Research Auditorium

North Campus Research Complex (NCRC), Building 10

2800 Plymouth Road

The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) now pays hospitals a percentage bonus (or penalty) in the future based the experience of Medicare patients’ entire episode of care, up to 30 days post-discharge. In other words, each patient’s...

CBSSM Presents: "Smarter Healthcare: An IBM Perspective"

Tue, September 15, 2015 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

NCRC, Building 16, Room 266C

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2800

Dr. Chen will present an overview of IBM's business and research interests and accomplishments in healthcare. Emphasis will be placed on topics relating to health behavior. Dr. Chen manages the computational health behavior and decision science...

CBSSM Presents: A free screening of the film "Still Alice" followed by a moderated discussion

Thu, October 15, 2015 7:00 pm

Forum Hall
Palmer Commons
100 Washtenaw Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48197

Join the Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine for a free screening of the film "Still Alice" followed by a moderated discussion. Moderator: Raymond De Vries, Ph.D. Panelists: Nancy Barbas, M.D., and J. Scott Roberts, Ph.D. About the...