Events / CHEPAR Meeting

CHEPAR Meeting

November 12, 2021
9:00 am - 10:30 am
ONLINE

The Center for Health Economics and Policy holds monthly meetings of the Collaborative of Health Economics and Policy Analysis Researchers, or CHEPAR. The purpose of the group is to facilitate research in the areas of health economics and policy by Washington University investigators.

These meetings are open to Washington University faculty, staff, students and external collaborators.

This meeting will take place virtually via Zoom. RSVP to Leah Kemper at kemper@wustl.edu to receive the meeting link and password.

Featured Presentations

Evaluating the Cost of Care in Value-Based Payment Programs

Alex Sandhu, MD, MS
Instructor of Medicine, Stanford University

Alex Sandhu is a cardiologist with a special interest in the care of patients with advanced heart failure. He is an active heart failure researcher who focuses on health economics, the implementation of high-value care strategies, and comparative effectiveness.


Associations between geographic residence and adolescent and young adult cancer stage and survival

Kim Johnson, PhD
Associate Professor, Brown School, Washington University in St. Louis

Kim Johnson is a cancer epidemiologist with over a decade of experience conducting cancer research. She has spent much of her research career focused on the etiology of pediatric cancer in both the general and high-risk (Neurofibromatosis Type 1) populations. 

Please contact chep.iph@wustl.edu to reserve a 20 -minute spot on the calendar to present your research, research ideas or grant applications at an upcoming CHEPAR meeting