News & Events

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Tebb, K.P., Pica, G., Peake, K., Diaz, A., Brindis, C.D. Adolescent and Health Professional Perspectives on the Medical Home: Improving Health Care Access and Utilization Under the Affordable Care Act.
UCSF/UC Hastings Consortium on Law, Science and Health Policy   presents     The U.S. Supreme Court in 2016   Tuesday, July 19 12pm - 1pm  Toland Hall, UCSF Parnassus
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Laura Schmidt, PhD questions whether consumers really do have freedom of choice – and how consumers can be nudged toward healthier behaviors. Dr. Schmidt is a professor at the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies and is the lead investigator at SugarScience.org
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How do we get children to drink more water to stay healthy? Anisha Patel, MD at UCSF has some solutions. Dr. Patel is an assistant professor in the UCSF Division of General Pediatrics and a pediatrician at UCSF. She is also affiliated with the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies.
July 13th @ 3:30pm CT/ 4:30pm ET Please join Dr. Ralph Brindis & Dr. Greg Dehmer for a lively discussion about Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) pertaining to interventional cardiologists.
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Claire Brindis, DrPH, has been awarded the UCSF Faculty Mentoring Program's 2016 Lifetime Achievement in Mentoring Award. Dr. Brindis is director of the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies and co-director of the Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health.
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Ulrike Muench, RN, PhD and Joanne Spetz, PhD from the UC San Francisco (UCSF) School of Nursing both received awards at the 2016 Academy Health Interdisciplinary Research Group on Nursing Issues (AHIRGNI) Conference.
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Congratulations to the winners of the HCUP Outstanding Article of Year Award 2016! Reena Duseja, MD; Naomi S. Bardach, MD; Grace A. Lin, MD; Jinoos Yazdany, MD; Mitzi L. Dean, MS; Theodore H. Clay, MS; W. John Boscardin, PhD; and R. Adams Dudley, MD
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A review of the presentations and awards given at the 2016 AcademyHealth Conference held in Boston. We have provided links to poster presentations by faculty members and a timeline of twitter accounts that summarized the events that were held.
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A study published in JAMA Internal Medicine by R. Adams Dudley, director of the Center for Healthcare Value at PRL-IHPS, UC San Francisco, found significant evidence that doctors who received meals tied to specific drugs prescribed a higher proportion of those products than their peers.