Research Symposium

Multiple Chronic Conditions: Prospects for Research and Reform

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013 9 am – 3:00 pm University of Chicago, Knapp Center of Biomedical Discovery

  • Rick Goodman, MD, JD, MPH Senior Medical Advisor, Office of Assistant Secretary for Health, and CDC National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Defining and Measuring Chronic Conditions
  • Anand Parekh Deputy Assistant Secretary of Health (Science and Medicine), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services The Department of Health and Human Services Multiple Chronic Condition Strategic Framework
  • Sam Posner, PhD Associate Director for Science (Acting), National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Center for Disease Control and Prevention Federal Data Sources for Studying Multiple Chronic Conditions
  • Martha McClintock David D. Lee Shillinglaw Distinguished Service Professor in Psychology, University of Chicago The Impact of the Social Environment on the Development of Chronic Conditions
  • David Meltzer, PhD, MD Chief, Section of Hospital Medicine, Center for Health and Social Sciences, University of Chicago The Comprehensive Care Physicians for Complex Patients
  • Jane Dillon, MD Senior Medical Director, Advocate Physician Partners Early Experiences with an Accountable Care Organization
  • Chad Whelan, MD Associate Chief Medical Officer, University of Chicago Promoting Institutional Quality and Safety Initiatives for Complex Patients

Symposium 2013 Photographs