Stanford Center for International Development (SCID)
Conference on Health, Demography, and Aging In China
Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, October 6, 2015
The Division of Disease Control is responsible for prevention and control of infectious diseases in New York City. The Division consists of six Bureaus including Communicable Diseases, Immunizations, HIV, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Tuberculosis, and the Public Health Laboratory.
This position will perform economic analyses to inform high priority programs and policies in the Division. At least 50% of the incumbent’s time will be dedicated to economic analysis of a large Center for Medicare and Medicaid – funded project to improve hepatitis C care and treatment. Other projects will focus on the full gamut of infectious diseases covered by the Division.
The Harvard Medical School Department of Population Medicine (DPM) at the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute seeks nominations and applications for the position of Professor and Group Leader. In this newly created role, which includes a faculty appointment up to the rank of Professor at Harvard Medical School, the Group Leader will create a new research group within the Institute, and will develop and implement a robust strategic program of research, education, and policy in Health Care Delivery Systems-Based Science with direct cross over to comparative effectiveness research within the Institute.
HUMAN CAPITAL AND HEALTH BEHAVIOUR
Gothenburg, Sweden, 19-20 May, 2016
The Centre for Health Economics at the University of Gothenburg (CHEGU) will organize an international symposium on Human Capital and Health Behaviour, on the 19-20 May, 2016. The symposium will cover both theoretical and empirical aspects of the topic.