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
Expert Roundtable on Socio-Economic Burden of Non-Communicable Diseases in India
New Delhi, IndiaOn October 9, 2011, participants in this workshop discussed the role of various stakeholders in reducing the burden posed by non-...
Oct 12, 2011
The cost equation: affordable, efficient and high quality care for improved outcomes
A National Journal Live event.WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2011, 8 A.M.-10:30 A.M.COLUMBUS CLUB AT UNION STATION, 50 MASSACHUSETTS AVE., NWOne of the...
Sep 29, 2011
United Nations high-level meeting on noncommunicable disease prevention and control
Global leaders will meet at the United Nations in New York from 19-20 September 2011 to set a new international agenda on NCDs.Noncommunicable...
Sep 16, 2011
Partnerships in Health: Applying Metrics to Target Interventions & Improve Health
Event DetailsWhenThursday, September 22, 201112:30 pm – 1:30 pmLunch will be served in compliance with the widely attended event exception to the...
Sep 13, 2011
Health Affairs Briefing: The New Urgency To Lower Costs
Washington, D.C.On September 8, Health Affairs will release its September 2011 issue, “The New Urgency To Lower Costs.”  The issue explores the...
Aug 15, 2011