The Center for Gerontology and Healthcare Research hosts an informal seminar series as a venue for investigators and staff to present their work, present new ideas, to brainstorm, and to present information pertinent to all, such as review of benefits.
The Brown Bag series convenes during September through June on the 1st and 3rd Mondays in Conference Room 636 between Noon-1:00 pm at 121 S. Main Street.
For more information, or if you are interested in presenting at this venue, please contact the series organizer Shailender_Swaminathan@Brown.Edu.
Brown Bag Presentation Schedule - 2013-2014 Academic Year will be determined soon.
|September 16, 2013
||M. Barton Laws
||Methodological challenges in evaluating behavioral change counseling in diverse settings|
|October 7, 2013
||Effect of cost-sharing on the demand for preventive cardiovascular disease screening: Evidence from medicare
|October 21, 2013
||Edward Quinlan, President, Hospital Association of Rhode Island (HARI) and Michael Souza, Senior Vice President (HARI)
Rhode Island Health Care Matters
|Tuesday, October 29, 2013||27th Annual Katz Lecture, featured speaker is Marco Pahor, MD. This lecture will be at 4:15 PM in Auditorium Room 245.||Challenges for implementing randomized controlled trials to prevent disability in older populations--Lessons learned from the LIFE study.|
|November 4, 2013
||Momotazur "Shantu" Rahman||Implications of Nursing Home Certificate-of-Need Legislation in Prospective Payment System Era|
|November 18, 2013
||Rachel Franklin, Associate Director, Spatial Structures in the Social Sciences (S4) and Youshe Li, (S4), Brown University
||Resources S4 Has to Offer
|December 2, 2013
|December 16, 2013
|January 6, 2014
|January 20 2014
||Holiday||No Brown Bag Today
|February 3, 2014
|February 17, 2014
|March 3, 2014
|March 17, 2014
|April 7, 2014
|April 21, 2014
|May 5, 2014
||Leigh Ann Leung
|May 19, 2014
|June 2, 2014