Proceedings of a September 2015 workshop to explore the basic and translational research needs for population health science, and to discuss specific research priorities and actions to foster population health improvement.
This volume updates the state of the science on pain research, care, and education and to identify actions the FDA and others can take to respond to the opioid epidemic, with a particular focus on informing FDA's development of a formal method for incorporating individual and societal considerations into its risk-benefit framework for opioid approval and monitoring.
Building Sustainable Financial Structures for Population Health: Insights from Non-Health Sectors: Proceedings of a Workshop
Proceedings from a workshop that explored financing structures from non-health sectors that provide lessons and examples useful for cross-sector efforts to change community conditions that influence population health.
RFA-AG-18-012 invites applications to design and implement research infrastructure that will enable the monitoring of cognitive abilities and age, state, context, or health condition-related changes in cognitive abilities on mobile devices. Deadline November 2, 2017.
A new volume by Sandro Galea provides a trenchant argument for the urgency of population-level interventions in health -- and a strong rebuttal to those who question it.
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation hosts a discussion on July 26 at 1 p.m. ET. The discussion will be about bridging complex systems, health disparities and population health and feature co-author of the chapter we’ll read, George Kaplan, along with Pamela Russo a senior program officer for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF). Please register.
Submission deadline is Monday, July 31, 2017, 3:00 PM EDT / 12:00 PM PDT for the 2018 Hearst Health Prize for Excellence in Population Health. The winner will receive a $100,000 prize, with $25,000 awarded to up to two finalists, in recognition of outstanding achievement in managing or improving population health. The goal is to discover, support and showcase population health programs that have made a measurable difference.
October 23-27, 2017 - a five-day CE program that provides an overview of basic concepts in population health; designed for health system leaders and key administrators seeking a comprehensive introduction to the subject.
Proposals for the 18th Population Health Colloquium, March 19-21, 2018 in Philadelphia are currently being accepted.
Russell Sage Foundation Special Initiative: Social, Economic and Political Effects of the Affordable Care Act
This RSF/Robert Wood Johnson Foundation initiative seeks to support innovative social science research on the social economic and political effects of the ACA. Of special interest are analyses that address questions about the effects of the reform on outcomes such as financial security and family economic wellbeing, labor supply and demand, participation in other public programs, family and children’s outcomes, and differential effects by age, race, ethnicity, nativity, or disability status. Letter of Inquiry Deadline: August 21, 2017 (2 pm EST / 11 am PST). Direct questions to Aixa Cintrón-Vélez, Program Director, at email@example.com.