8th Annual Conference of the American Society of Health Economists

Monday, June 24, 2019

6:30 AM-7:15 AM

7:00 AM-7:00 PM

7:45 AM-9:15 AM

Access to Care
Rebecca Myerson

Air Pollution and Health
Alex Hollingsworth

Making Health Care Markets Work: Evidence and Policy
Martin Gaynor Leemore Dafny , David Dranove and Kate Ho

9:30 AM-10:45 AM

Costs of Obesity
Jay Bhattacharya

How to Advance Evidence-Based Healthcare Policy at the State and Local Level
Jonathan Gruber Florence R LeCraw , Bowen Garrett and Stan Dorn

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

Special Plenary: A Fireside Chat with Scott Gottlieb and Mark McClellan
Janet Currie Mark McClellan and Scott Gottleib

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

1:15 PM-2:45 PM

Health Care in Low Income Communities
Daniel Polsky and Shooshan Danagoulian

2:50 PM-3:10 PM

3:15 PM-4:45 PM

Assessing and Accelerating State Implementation of Value-Based Payment Reforms
Mark McClellan Stuart Altman , JP Sharp and Jessica Kahn

Health and Labor Market Outcomes
Christopher Carpenter

Issues for Post-acute and Long-term Care Financing Reforms
Thomas DeLeire Lisa Grabert , David C. Grabowski and Jay Bhattacharya

5:15 PM-6:45 PM

Career Opportunities for Health Economists in Government and Public Service
Steven Cohen Victoria Udalova , Aditi P. Sen , Namrata Uberoi , Ellen J. Montz and Emily R Gee

FDA’s Office of New Drugs: A Regulatory Policy Primer
Kathleen Miller Kathleen Miller , Andreas Schick , Kerry Jo Lee and Katherine Schumann

Introduction to Federal Research Grants for Health Economists
Herbert S Wong Gregory Bloss , Partha Bhattacharyya and Sarah Duffy

Setting Drug Prices in Medicare: Toward a Competitive Market?
Richard Manning Anupam Jena , Murray L. Aitken , Margaret Kyle , Rena Conti and Amanda Starc

Value Assessment: Next-Gen Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Needed?
Richard J Willke Louis Garrison , Charles E Phelps , Richard Chapman and Ira Klein

7:00 PM-9:00 PM