2018-2019 Seminar Series


Jane Ann Driver, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Harvard University Boston, MA 

Lecture Title: "Staging the Aging: Using a Measure of Frailty to Predict Clinical Outcomes"

(Room 245)


Signe Peterson Flieger, PhD, MSW 
Tufts Health Plan Professor of Health Care Policy Research
Assistant Professor, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine
Tufts University School of Medicine
Boston, MA

Lecture Title: "A Mixed Methods Approach to Studying Health Care Organizations: Structures, Culture, and Implementation"

(Room 245)

Dan Ollendorf, PhD  

Director, Value Measurement & Global Health Initiatives
Center for the Evaluation of Value and Risk in Health
Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center
Boston, MA

Lecture Title: "Evaluating and valuing drugs for rare diseases: No easy answers"

(Room 245)


Junenette L. Peters, PhD
Assistant Professor
Environmental Health
Boston University

Lecture Title:  "Joint exposure to metals and social stressors in relation to aging-related diseases"

(Room 245)


Yvette C. Cozier, D.Sc. 
Associate Professor of Epidemiology
Assistant Dean for Diversity and Inclusion
Boston University School of Public Health
Boston University

Lecture Title: “The Black Women's Health Study (BWHS): A Follow-Up Study of Black /African American Women”

 (Room TBA)


Sharon K. Inouye, M.D., MPH  
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Division of Gerontology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Milton and Shirley F. Levy Family Chair
Director, Aging Brain Center, Institute for Aging Research
Hebrew SeniorLife, Boston, MA

Lecture Title: "Delirium in Older Adults: A Public Health Priority"

(Room 245)


Margarita Alegria, Ph.D.
Professor, Departments of Medicine & Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Chief, Disparities Research Unit, Department of Medicine, 
Massachusetts General Hospital

Lecture Title: "Changing the Landscape of Mental Health Services for the 21st Century"

(Room 245)


Charles F. Manski, PhD
Department of Economics
Northwestern University

Lecture Title: "Patient Care under Uncertainty"

(Room 245)

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