Third Annual Research Symposium and Poster Session

The Future of Health Care Policy for Aging Populations

Tuesday, November 10, 2015
University of Chicago, Knapp Center of Biomedical Discovery


  • Stacy Levine, MD
    Associate Professor and Director of Palliative Medicine
    University of Chicago
    Policies and Aging in Palliative Medicine: Aligning Patients and Clinicians on What Matters Most
  • Louise Hawkley, PhD, MA
    Senior Research Scientist
    National Opinion Research Center
    Social Isolation and Loneliness in Older Adults: Health Significance and Potential Solutions
  • R. Tamara Konetzka, PhD
    Department of Public Health Sciences
    University of Chicago
    Health Care Policies to Improve Nursing Home Quality
  • William Dale, MD, PhD
    Section Chief for Geriatrics & Palliative Medicine
    Director of Specialized Oncology Care & Research in the Elderly (SOCARE)
    University of Chicago
    Nothing Endures But Change: An AMC Pivots to Population Health in the era of Value Based Care


Poster Contest Winner

  • Teresita Hogan, MD
    Associate Professor Section of Emergency Medicine
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago
    Improving Pain Relief in Elderly Patients (I-PREP): An Emergency Department Education and Quality Intervention


Symposium Photographs 2015