Austin Frakt is a Health Economist and Director of the Partnered Evidence-based Policy Resource Center at the ... Read Bio
At the 2017 D&I Conference, you will hear from esteemed speakers during four dynamic plenary sessions.
The plenary information is updated as of July 31. Additional speakers will be added to the plenary program.
What is the Minimum Level of Evidence Needed to Implement?
Mark Helfand directs the VA Evidence-based Synthesis Program Coordinating Center and the West Coast Branch of ... Read Bio
Achieving Health Equity: The Role of D&I Research
Theresa Betancourt is a professor at the Boston College School of Social Work and Director of the Research Pr... Read Bio
Dr. Lisa Cooper is the James F. Fries Professor of Medicine, and Bloomberg Distinguished Professor in Health E... Read Bio
Uchenna S. Uchendu was appointed as the Chief Officer for Health Equity, Veterans Health Administration (VHA) ... Read Bio
Reflections on the Impact of a Decade of Research
Jeffrey Brenner is the Senior Vice President of Integrated Health and Human Services at UnitedHealthcare Commu... Read Bio
Dr. Russell E. Glasgow focuses on issues of designing for implementation and sustainability, adaptations to pr... Read Bio
Dr. Proctor’s teaching and research are motivated by the question, how do we ensure that people receive the ve... Read Bio
Darshak Sanghavi, MD, is the Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of Translation at OptumLabs. Read Bio
The Next Generation of D&I Research
Deborah Cohen, PhD, is a Professor and Vice Chair of Research in the Department of Family Medicine at Oregon H... Read Bio
Dr. Hammond is Senior Fellow in Economics at Brookings and Director of the Center on Social Dynamics & Policy,... Read Bio
Dr. Cara C. Lewis is a licensed clinical psychologist, associate investigator at Kaiser Permanente Washington ... Read Bio