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Commonwealth Fund Staff at the 2015 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting

The list below includes sessions featuring Commonwealth Fund staff. For more information, go to the AcademyHealth website. 

Sunday, June 14

9:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m.

“What Do Patients Think: The Experience of Patients with Complex Chronic Conditions”
Presenters: Dana Sarnak and Jamie Ryan

11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

“Incentives 2.0: Using Behavioral Economics Principles to Design Provider Incentives and Achieve Breakthrough Impact on Quality and Costs”
Moderator: Anne-Marie Audet

“The $2 Trillion Question: Will the Slowdown in Health Care Costs Continue?”
Chair: Stuart Guterman

“Impacts of the ACA on Coverage, Affordability, and Labor Market Outcomes”
Abstract presenter: Sophie Beutel

2:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

“Disparities and Health Equity”
Poster presenter: Sophie Beutel

4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

“Inside the Black Box: What’s Happening in Team-Based Care”
Presenter: Jamie Ryan

“Learning Across Health Care Systems: Comparing American and Canadian Performance”
Presenter: Eric Schneider


Monday, June 15

9:45 a.m.–11:15 a.m.

“How Strong Is the Primary Care Safety Net? Assessing the Ability of Federally Qualified Health Centers to Serve As Patient-Centered Medical Homes”
Poster presenter: Jamie Ryan

“11-Country Survey Finds Relatively High Uptake of Advance Directives in the U.S., But Wide Socioeconomic Disparities”
Poster presenter: David Squires and Susan L. Hayes

11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

“Foundations’ 2015 Research and Policy Agenda”
Panelist: Donald Moulds

“Use of Health Information Technology for Care Coordination of Complex Patients: The Leading Edge of Innovation”
Presenter: Eric Schneider

3:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.

“Building a Successful HSR Career Outside of the ‘Ivory Tower’”
Presenter: Eric Schneider

“Falling Through the Cracks: Can a Medical Home Improve Access and Care Coordination for People with Mental Health Issues?”
Abstract presenter: Rose Kleiman

4:45 p.m.–6:15 p.m.

“Balancing Learning and Doing in a Rapidly Changing Environment”
Panelist: Stuart Guterman


Tuesday, June 16

11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

“Are Americans Finding Affordable Coverage in the Health Insurance Marketplaces?” in “Best of ARM: Part 2”
Abstract presenter: Sophie Beutel

2:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m.

Patient-Centered Medical Home Evaluators’ Collaborative annual meeting
(open to PCMH evaluators only)
Co-chair: Melinda Abrams

Publication Details

Publication Date: June 12, 2015