Margolis Seminars Past Topics 2018

December 14, 2018
Statewide child psychiatry telephone consultation program to promote primary care pediatricians around behavioral health
Gary Maslow

ACA 3.0: State options, outreach and open
Dave Anderson

November 2, 2018
Accelerating Accountable Care: Evaluating the Uptake of International Innovations Within the US Context
Kushal Kadakia

Collaborating at the Intersection of Health, Equity, and Place  to Improve Community Outcomes
Michelle Lyn

October 19, 2018
Financing innovative medical devices -- a comparison of additional payments in Germany and the United States.
Cornelia Henschke

Discussion about resources & structure for practice transformation unit at Duke Health
Chad Mather

October 5, 2018
SCORES - collaborating with surgeons policy and reality - the SAAAVE act and abdominal aortic aneurysm prevalence
Leila Mureebe

Serious Illness Programs in Medicare Advantage: What’s Next?
Rob Saunders

September 21, 2018
Opiate Crisis: The Role of Neuromodulation
Nandan Lad

Value in Healthcare Initiative: Transforming Cardiovascular Care
Rob Saunders, Marianne Hamilton Lopez, and Mark McClellan

The Future of Primary Care
Krishna Udayakumar

September 7, 2018         
National Clinician Scholars Program
Eliana Perrin & Charlene Wong

Breast Cancer Treatment Costs: Surgical Decisions and Preferences for Transparency
Rachel Greenup

ACO Rule Update
Mark Japinga

August 17, 2018
Treating Childhood Obesity: Care delivery & policy opportunities          
Charlene Wong & Sarah Armstrong

Discussion on Trump’s Drug Price Proposals
Marianne Hamilton Lopez

Fast bite: New ACO rule
Mark Japinga & Rob Saunders

August 3, 2018
Health Care Reform for Blue Cross NC and the Nation
Patrick Conway

Discussion of Revisions to Medicare Payment Policies
Rob Saunders

July 6, 2018
Vision for Tomorrow: Opportunities to Improve Vision and Eye Health in America
Heather Whitson

June 15, 2018
Practice for AcademyHealth
Charlene Wong and William Bleser

June 1, 2018 
Tracy Wang       

Payment Structures to Support Improved Care for Children with Complex Health Needs
Richard Chung and David Ming​

May 18, 2018    
Drug Database Training

Predictors of Craniotomy and Withdrawal of Care in a National Database of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury Patients
Theresa Williamson

May 4, 2018   
Policies, practice and perspectives on care transitions globally: Bass Connections GANDHI student research
Janet Prvu Bettger & Bass Connections Students

AcademyHealth poster presentation run-through
Connor Mosely

Overview & timeline of the NC Strengthen Opioid Misuse Prevention (STOP) Act
Hilary Campbell

April 20, 2018
Variation in Utilization Among Medicare ACOs
Jeff Clough

Margolis Center Updates
Gillian Sanders-Schmidler

March 30, 2018
Controlling Costs in Massachusetts
Stuart Altman (Brandeis University, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management)

New Cost Data & Brainstorm
Chad Mather (Duke Orthopaedic Surgery)

March 16, 2018
Shared decision making for critically ill infants
Monica Lemmon

Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Financial Incentives for Smoking Cessation in NC Medicaid
Madhu Vulimiri

March 2, 2018
Policy Implications for Scaling Research Studies with Physical Therapists as Entry Level Providers
Adam Goode, Janet Bettger, and Kyle Covington

Ten Tips for Working with the Media
Ellen de Graffenreid

February 16, 2018
Diagnostic Innovation: Patent and Regulatory Considerations
Arti Rai

Value-of-Information Analysis in Health Policy: Should I Look Some More Before I Leap?
Evan Myers

January 26, 2018
Medicare Shared Savings Program: Patient Outcomes Following Ischemic Stroke
Brystana Kaufman (DCRI Fellow | PhD Candidate)

The Public Health Impact of FDA Safety Labeling Changes: Findings from a Literature Review
Liz Richardson & Colleagues (Duke-Margolis DC Office)

January 5, 2018
Tapping Margolis expertise on serious illness care inside ACOs
Robert Saunders

Overviews of recently funded projects:
Value of Hope Project (PhRMA Foundation) -- Shelby Reed
Center for Child and Family Policy Collaboration Project (Duke Endowment) -- Andrew Olsen

Open Discussion with Mark McClellan on federal health reform issues (CHIP, Medicaid, government research funding, etc.)