Summer/Autumn 2023 Highlights from the CDRP

CDRP hosts 11th Annual Symposium, Strengthening Adolescent Mental Health and Health Policy

Electronic patient portals improve mental health screening efforts

Guiding principles to address bias in healthcare algorithms

Analysis of firearm-related suicide data reveals elevated risk in younger teens and in states with lax firearm laws

Researchers are building a “bionic breast” to restore sensation for cancer survivors

CDRP 11th Annual Symposium to focus on adolescent mental health

IDPH director to deliver keynote at UChicago symposium on adolescent mental health

Meet Symposium Speaker Karam Radwan

Meet Symposium Speaker Chuka Emezue

Meet Symposium Speaker Melissa Kull

Parental incarceration increases cardiovascular risk in young adults

Spring 2023 Highlights from the Center for Chronic Disease Research and Policy

R. Tamara Konetzka was appointed to Medicare Payment Advisory Commission

C3EN, a collaboration between the CDRP and Rush University, cohosted the Chicago Health Equity Alignment Summit with West Side United at Malcolm X College on June 6

Meet CDRP faculty affiliate David D. Kim

Meet CDRP PITCH Fellow Nicole Bohr

Meet CDRP external advisory panel member Danielle Lazar

Members of the CDRP went to SGIM 2023

The CDRP is on LinkedIn

Winter 2023 Highlights from the Center for Chronic Disease Research and Policy

CDRP Affiliate Robert Nocon Testifies Before US Senate

Meet PITCH Fellow Nathaniel Glasser

Meet CDRP External Advisory Panel Member Audris Wong

A Year-End Message from CDRP Director Elbert Huang

2022 Highlights from the Center for Chronic Disease Research and Policy

CDRP Faculty Affiliate Monica Peek Elected to the National Academy of Medicine

CDRP Hosts 10th Annual Symposium: The Art and Science of Public Health Communication on October 25, 2022

Dr. Everett Vokes Welcomes Attendees of the CDRP 10th Annual Symposium

CDRP Team Completes Financial Analysis Research Agenda with HRSA’S Bureau of Primary Health Care

CDRP Welcomes New PITCH Fellows in 2023


Chronic Diseases and Medical Decision Making Workshop

The workshop will meet virtually – generally on the last Wednesday of each month at 12 noon Central time.


The 2023/2024 workshops:


September 6, 2023
James Altunkaya, MSc
NIHR Doctoral Research Fellow in the Health Economics Research Centre at the Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford
Building a new patient-level model for prediabetes


October 13, 2023
Narges Mohammadi
Ph.D. Student in Operations Management and Analytics
Imperial College Business School, London
Optimal post-treatment recurrence surveillance: the case of head and neck cancer


November 29, 2023
Melissa I. Franco, MPH
3rd year PhD student in Health Policy (Decision Science)
Stanford University
Health Policy Modeling of Breast Cancer in Mexico: A diagnostic and treatment capacity constraint analysis


January 31, 2024
Jennifer Hwang, DO
PITCH fellow, Section of General Internal Medicine
University of Chicago


February 28, 2024
William F. Parker, MD, PhD
University of Chicago


2022/2023 Workshops 


For more information about the workshop, or if you would like to attend a workshop,
contact Mary King (