Sixth Annual Research Symposium and Poster Session

Advancing Population Health Management Through
Medical Education, Health Policy, and System Change

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
8:30 am – 3:00 pm
University of Chicago, Knapp Center of Biomedical Discovery


Speakers:

  • Elizabeth A. Jacobs, MD, MPP
    Chief of Primary Care and Value Based Health, University of Texas at Austin

    Rethinking Population Health from the Outside In

  • Meredith Rosenthal, PhD
    Professor of Health Economics and Policy, Harvard University

    Value-based payment reform comes of age: what do we know and where are we headed?

  • Michael K. Rakotz, MD, FAHA, FAAFP
    Vice President, Health Outcomes, American Medical Association

    Improving Diagnosis and Treatment of Hypertension  by Changing Care Team Behavior and Processes

  • George Weyer, MD
    Executive Medical Director of Accountable Care, University of Chicago Medicine

    Nothing Endures But Change: An AMC Pivots to Population Health in the era of Value Based Care

Poster Contest Winners

  • Matthew S. GoodSmith
    MD Candidate, Class of 2021
    Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago
    The Impact of Biomarker Screening and Cascade Genetic Testing on the Cost-Effectiveness of MODY Genetic Testing

  • Jesse K. Siegel
    MD Candidate, Class of 2021
    Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago
    Olfactory dysfunction in smokers persists for 15 years after cessation and is an early biomarker for cardiovascular disease

Symposium 2018 photographs