1 Dec

The Center for Dissemination & Implementation features leaders in the field throughout the academic year to offer talks on a variety of relevant topics as part of the Dissemination & Implementation Seminar Series. Join us on December 1 for Using the Power of Social Proof to Create Change in Public Health with New York Times […]

3 Dec

Featured Presentation Changes in health insurance and out -of-pocket expenditure (OOPE) among low-income older adults with health problems Secondary data set: Health Retirement Study (HRS) Eunsun Kwon, PhD, MSW Assistant Professor of Social Work, School of Pharmacy and Health SciencesFairleigh Dickinson University Research Areas: Poverty Socioeconomic disparities in health Health policy Health insurance Health and […]

7 Dec

Lombe Mwambwa, PhDExecutive Director, National Organisation for Women in Sport Physical Activity and Recreation, Zambia “Sport for Development” is an approach to health promotion that also has objectives regarding violence prevention and gender equity. This conversation explores themes of progress, tensions, and contradictions in sport for development interventions that address inequalities in Africa. We will […]

9 Dec

The Washington University Network for Dissemination and Implementation Research (WUNDIR), is an informal network of researchers with a common interest in dissemination and implementation science in a variety of different settings and sectors. This will be a hybrid meeting with opportunities to join virtually and in person, please email sturm@wustl.edu if you would like to […]

10 Dec

The Center for Health Economics and Policy holds meetings of the Collaborative of Health Economics and Policy Analysis Researchers, or CHEPAR, every 6-8 weeks. 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.

14 Dec

Alice Emasu Seruyange, MSW ’10, will share her story from idea conception and motivation through consensus development for holistic obstetric fistula care in Uganda. Her talk will include key learnings from establishing and operating Terrewode Women’s Community Hospital, the only dedicated fistula hospital in Uganda, as well as Terrewode’s fistula treatment camps. Alice will forecast […]