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The Check-up: Noncommunicable Diseases
One year after the UN summit on noncommunicable diseases, Washington Post Live convened experts in the NCD and public health community to engage in...
Oct 18, 2012
Transforming Health in Turkey
The aim of the workshop is to address the economic and social burden of chronic/non communicable disease and aim to find ways to create healthier...
Oct 16, 2012
Myth of Average: Why Individual Patient Differences Matter
The Partnership to Fight Chronic disease is a co-sponsor of this event, which aims to break down the "myth" of the average patient and explore how...
Oct 02, 2012
Chronic Diseases and Health Equity Nearly a Decade After the IOM Unequal Treatment Report
PFCD, in conjunction with WellPoint, will be hosting a panel discussion titled, “Chronic Diseases and Health Equity Nearly a Decade After the...
Sep 18, 2012
Transforming Health in Turkey: 21st Century Opportunities
On September 10 an international team of experts from the UCL School of Pharmacy, LSE Health and Hacettepe University will release a research paper...
Sep 06, 2012
Collaborative Efforts to Address Childhood Obesity
RSVP onlineToday, one in three American children are overweight and obese. These numbers are higher among Hispanic, African-American, and low-income...
Jun 12, 2012
Understanding and Addressing “Hot Spots” Critical to Bending the Medicaid Cost Curve
Event OverviewResourcesPresentationsEvent OverviewMedicaid is among the fastest growing expenditures for states, consuming approximately 16 percent...
May 24, 2012
IBM Watson: Learning Machines Advancing Health Care Innovations
RSVP onlineThe field of medicine constantly evolves. Valuable research builds up year after year especially on complex medical conditions. To help...
Apr 23, 2012
Health Affairs Issue Briefing: Confronting the Growing Diabetes Crisis
Washington, DCOn Tuesday, January 10, Health Affairs will release its January 2012 issue, “Confronting the Growing Diabetes Crisis.”...
Dec 22, 2011
Health Information Technology: An Invaluable Tool for Managing Chronic Diseases
SpeakersEvent DetailsVideosPresentationsHealth IT facilitates care coordination, improves health and reduces costs for those with chronic...
Nov 01, 2011
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