2024 UCSF Health Services Research Symposium

May 23, 2024 | 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
2023 health services research symposium closing panel

Join us for an interactive day of learning and sharing about health services research on May 23, 2024 at our Mission Bay campus!

Keynote: "Health Spending Growth Has Slowed: Will the Bend in the Curve Continue?" will be given by Joseph P. Newhouse, PhD, John D. MacArthur Research Professor of Health Policy and Management, Harvard University

Closing Plenary: Controversial Health Care Topics in the 2024 Election

Faculty experts discuss how the health topics of transgender health, abortion access, gun violence and harm reduction for substance use disorders may affect voting in the Presidential and Congressional elections in the fall. Moderated by Drew Altman, President and CEO of the Kaiser Family Foundation.

Breakout Session Topics:

  • Data Sources for Health Services Research
  • Funding for Health Services Research
  • Working with Government Agencies for Your Policy-Relevant Health Services Research
  • Meet the Editors
  • How to Account for Bias
  • Community-Based Partnerships for Health Services Research
  • Qualitative Research
  • Kaiser/VA Collaborations
  • Youth-Engaged Research: Special Considerations, How to Do It Well
  • International Research
Location Mission Bay Conference Center, 1675 Owens Street, San Francisco