Join AcademyHealth for our annual Meeting of Members and get an inside peak on leading issues in the field of health services and health policy research and initiatives impacting the field.
An upcoming members-only interactive event will highlight best practices for disseminating published work to achieve greater impact and visibility.
An intensive introduction to politics and policymaking to improve health.
This webinar introduced the Managing Urinary Incontinence initiative, the newest addition to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's (AHRQ) EvidenceNOW portfolio, which will increase effective nonsurgical treatment for urinary incontinence among women.
Building off of the first webinar in this series, this webinar featured presentations from three additional winners of AcademyHealth’s 2022 Health Equity DataJam.
This webinar featured the work of 2021-2022 NCI/AcademyHealth Healthcare Delivery Research Visiting Scholar, Dr. Virginia Sun, who presented findings from her project on NIH-funded studies focused on cancer and aging.
This upcoming webinar featured a panel of champions and experts representing AcademyHealth, Georgetown Center for Children and Families and the InCK Marks Child Health Equity Leadership Group discussing short reflections and responses.
Your work matters. Do the right people know? This new online course is designed to help researchers sharpen their communication skills and grab the attention of health system leadership, media, policymakers, funders, and other end users.
This webinar featured presentations from three winners of AcademyHealth’s 2022 Health Equity DataJam.
This webinar featured a timely discussion among some of our nation’s pioneer leaders in health care safety research and policy.
Leading with evidence in a time of change
This webinar, hosted by the Research Community on Trust, highlights the importance of building trust for an effective health care system and strengthening the evidence base on trust and trust-related issues in health care.
This webinar featured presentations and a discussion among the members of the research team coordinated by AcademyHealth that supported the 2021 report Future of Nursing 2020-2030: Charting a Path to Achieve Health Equity under the auspices of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM).
Join this members-only webinar with our partners at Health Services Research and get tips and strategies to become a high-level reviewer for a leading journal.
This webinar provided information about the 2022 call for proposals under the Research in Transforming Health and Healthcare Systems program, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation grantmaking program managed by AcademyHealth.
A gathering for health data and policy innovation.
A Virtual Health Datapalooza Pre-Conference Event.
A Virtual Pre-National Health Policy Conference Event
Bridging the gap between research, practice, and policy.
2021 AcademyHealth Meeting of Members Webinar: The State of Health Services and Health Policy Research
Attendees got an inside look on leading issues in the field of health services and health policy research, and the pressing advocacy initiatives impacting the field.
Attendees of this session heard about the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute's (PCORI) funding priorities and learned what it takes to submit effective research proposals.
Go behind the scenes of decision-making in Washington
This webinar covered the impact of price transparency reporting thus far. Panelists discussed what additional efforts are necessary to provide consumers with accurate information to make more informed decisions.
AcademyHealth’s four official journals provided a members-only, insider’s look into what it takes for researchers to increase their publishing success rate.
Webinar: Asking Better Questions, Making a Bigger Impact: A Changemaker Chat with Dr. Don Berwick and Dr. Rebekah Gee
This webinar allowed attendees to listen in on a virtual coffee chat between two noted changemakers: Dr. Don Berwick, President Emeritus and Senior Fellow at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement and Dr. Rebekah Gee, CEO of Healthcare Services at Louisiana State University.
Webinar: Using Disadvantage Indices to Advance Health Equity: Lessons Learned from State COVID-19 Response Efforts
This webinar discussed states’ use of disadvantage indices to inform their COVID-19 vaccination efforts and surface lessons learned and questions for evaluation.
Approaches to anti-racist research design, analysis, and dissemination. Session recordings are now available.
Webinar: Preparedness and Treatment Equity Coalition Health Inequities Research Grant Program 2021 Applicant Information Session
This “office hours” style session provided information about the 2021 PTEC Health Inequities Research Grant Program, managed by AcademyHealth, that seeks to support research that identifies disparities in health care and proposes data-driven solutions.
Leading with evidence in a time of change
Webinar: Research in Transforming Health and Health Care Systems 2021 Applicant Information Session (Part 2)
This “office hours”- style session provided an opportunity for open Q&A about the 2021 call for proposals under the Research in Transforming Health and Health Care Systems program, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation grantmaking program managed by AcademyHealth.
This members-only event featured an engaging conversation with Mark E. Miller, Executive Vice President of Health Care at Arnold Ventures and AcademyHealth’s CEO, Lisa Simpson, about the health care research priorities of Arnold Ventures and what it takes to submit effective research proposals.
This webinar was part of series which seeks to promote serious evidence-based discussions related to costs, value, and allocation of health care spending.
This webinar provided information about the 2021 call for proposals under the Research in Transforming Health and Health Care Systems program, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation grantmaking program managed by AcademyHealth.
Behind the scenes of decision-making in Washington
In this interactive, members-only event, AcademyHealth staff, Lauren Adams, Director of Communications and Public Relations, and Angel Han, Research Associate, provided practical guidance for delivering effective and engaging virtual presentations.
During this webinar, a panel of experts shared their insights on the shifting dynamics in pediatric care and research.
A virtual gathering for health data and policy innovation.
In a members-only, interactive Zoom discussion, Dr. Elizabeth Yano discussed how to navigate the challenges embedded researchers encounter in a real-life health system setting.
Bridging the gap between research, practice, and policy.
2020 AcademyHealth Meeting of Members Webinar: The Impact of the 2020 Election on Health Services and Health Policy Research
Attendees learned about the political landscape and how it’s shaping the field of health services research and health policy and got an inside peak on AcademyHealth and direction in which it is helping the field move.
This webinar is part of a series, Re-designing for a High-Value, Equitable Health Care System in the Time of COVID.
Second of a two part series, this webinar provided information about the 2020 call for proposals under the Health Data for Action program, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation signature research program managed by AcademyHealth.
First of a two part series, this webinar provided information about the 2020 call for proposals under the Health Data for Action program, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation signature research program managed by AcademyHealth.
Webinar: Putting Rural Cancer Care Research on the Map: Capacity for Cancer Care Delivery Research in Rural America
This webinar featured the work of 2019-2020 NCI/AcademyHealth Healthcare Delivery Research Visiting Scholar, Dr. Shellie Ellis. She presented findings from her project on mapping the capacity of the NCI Community Oncology Research Program to conduct cancer care delivery research in rural communities in the U.S.
Behind the scenes of decision-making in Washington
AcademyHealth hosted a webinar for the Research Community on Low-Value-Care on designing an equitable, high-value health care system.
This webinar served as an overview of predictive analytics methods for public health and health services and policy researchers.
Virtual Event. Vibrant Community. Valuable Evidence.
This webinar served as a preview of the Health Care Cost Institute's expanded commercial claims dataset and its availability for research.
During this webinar, participants explored how the current pandemic and ongoing racial injustice contributes to housing inequity.
This webinar provided historical and contemporary examples of how racial injustice shapes health inequities.
This webinar introduced participants to a burgeoning movement to Mobilize Computable Biomedical Knowledge (MCBK).
Co-located with the Health Datapalooza
Co-located with the National Health Policy Conference
This webinar sought to define and deepen the understanding of low-value care and its importance to various stakeholders.
This webinar explored how Dataworks closes a key data gap by providing access to near real-time EMR data to help researchers better understand the health care burden of patients.
As part of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality-funded project Research Insights, managed by AcademyHealth, this webinar identified the effects of a range of federal and state levers intended to strengthen the individual health insurance market’s infrastructure.
AcademyHealth’s CEO gave a live "Read on Washington," reflecting on the progress of 2019 and looking ahead to 2020.
This webinar discussed how the Childhood Obesity Data Initiative (CODI) leverages several innovative techniques to accomplish its goals.
Raising the bar on the rigor, relevance, and rapidity of dissemination and implementation science.
This webinar, hosted by West Virginia and Maryland researchers, focused on cross state analysis for SUD 1115 demonstration evaluations.
This webinar will be a research abstract presentation panel, providing a forum for child health services researchers to share their work with peers.
The Health Information Technology Interest Group hosted a webinar series on research networks and their relevance for the AcademyHealth community.
Behind the scenes of decision-making in Washington.
This webinar served as a brief overview of the IMD 1115 demonstration.
Leveraging data and navigating federal policy for health system transformation.
This introductory seminar explored effective search, communication, and dissemination strategies and provided an overview of resources publicly available through the National Library of Medicine for public health and health services and policy researchers to use in their work.
This webinar looked at global and national perspectives to explore the results of using well-being metrics.
The webinar builds upon a SAMHSA-funded collaborative project with AcademyHealth, NRI and the National Council for Behavioral Health.
This webinar explored the health impacts of jails and prisons on individuals and communities.
This webinar discussed the health care spending debate in the United States.
This webinar, hosted by Manatt, focused on CMS expectations and critical considerations for community engagement demonstrations.
This webinar, hosted by the Research Community on Low-Value Care, focused on linking diverse data sets and the potential for using data linkages in studying and addressing low-value care.
Today's research driving tomorrow's outcomes.
This webinar explored the connection between housing and health.
This webinar, hosted by the Research Community on Low-Value Care, focused on the process of removing care that has been identified as low-value from practice.
With support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, AcademyHealth hosted this invitational meeting of experts on the barriers to patient centered care.
This webinar focused on the efforts of states to reform the financing of long-term services and supports and provided an in-depth look at different state approaches.
Webinar: 10 years of Advancing Pediatric Quality of Care: Celebrating and Reflecting on a Decade of the Pediatric Quality Measures Program and Looking Toward the Future
This webinar provided a brief history of 10 years of the Pediatric Quality Measurement Program (PQMP) and its advances into quality improvement.
A decade of turning information into innovation.
In this webinar, we explored key findings from the JPMorgan Chase Institute's Out-of-Pocket Healthcare Spending report.
The National Health Policy Conference took place February 4-5, 2019 at the Marriott Marquis in Washington, D.C.
This webinar, hosted by the Research Community on Low-Value Care, discussed the unique needs of the senior population when it comes to low-value care.
Another record-breaking year at the Science of D&I Conference.
2018 AcademyHealth Meeting of Members Webinar: Implications of the Midterm Elections on Health Services Research and Health Policy
A unique glimpse of the year ahead—based on the progress made thus far in 2018.
This webinar provided information about the second call for proposals for Health Data for Action, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation signature research program.
An overview of Veterans Affairs and the Office of Geriatrics and Extended Care.
A comprehensive seminar on all aspects of health policy.
Webinar: Starting a Serious Conversation About Health Care Spending: What can we Learn From the Past and From Elsewhere?
This new webinar series seeks to promote serious evidence-based discussions related to costs, value, and allocation of health care spending.
A deep-dive into all aspects of health data policy and strategy designed for professionals in emerging data-centric roles.
As part of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality-funded project Research Insights, managed by AcademyHealth, this webinar highlighted insights from specific states’ experiences with personal responsibility provisions in Medicaid and the national implications of these experiences.
This webinar, hosted by the Research Community on Low-Value Care, focuses on the potential for using data from electronic health records (EHRs) for low-value care research.
NCI/AcademyHealth Healthcare Delivery Research Visiting Scholar Webinar: Developing a Framework for Measuring Quality of Cancer Survivorship Care
This webinar features the work of 2017-2018 NCI/AcademyHealth Healthcare Delivery Research Visiting Scholar, Larissa Nekhlyudov, M.D., M.P.H., who will present on her project on developing a framework for quality measurement in cancer survivorship care that may be used to drive research, policy, and clinical care in diverse settings.
This introductory seminar developed with support from the National Library of Medicine reviews data visualization use in communicating research, different approaches, and best practices.
A record-breaking year at the Annual Research Meeting.
Webinar: Managed Long-Term Services and Supports: The Potential for Medicaid Managed Care to Integrate Acute and Long-Term Care
Sponsored by the Long-Term Quality Alliance, AcademyHealth’s Long-Term Services and Supports Interest Group designed a webinar to provide a national overview of Managed Long-Term Services and Supports programs and an update on the state of the knowledge base on the effectiveness of these programs.
Harnessing the power of data and technology to improve health for individuals and communities
An extensive overview of the nation’s 2018 health policy agenda.
Post-Concordium Webinar: Innovations in Electronic Health Data—Highlighting Cross-Sectoral Partnerships
The webinar provides a brief overview of AcademyHealth’s 2017 Concordium Meeting and features the work of two awardees, who present on their innovative electronic health data projects focusing on health, housing, and school-based health.
Bridging the gap between research, practice, and policy in health and health care
AcademyHealth’s annual Meeting of the Members webinar.
A comprehensive seminar on all aspects of health policy
State Flexibility in a New Era: What are the Research Priorities for §1115 Demonstration and §1332 Waiver Evaluations?
With funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, AcademyHealth hosted this expert meeting to explore research priorities related to the evaluation of Section 1115 Medicaid demonstrations and Section 1332 state innovation waivers.
This webinar provided information about a 2017 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation call for proposals for research studies examining how to build trust and mutual respect to meet vulnerable patients’ health care needs.
Webinar: Helping Older Dual Eligibles Meet Their Basic Needs - Increasing Access to SNAP and Public Benefit Programs to Reduce Healthcare Cost
During this webinar, panelists provide an overview of new research on the effect of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) enrollment on health care utilization for senior dual eligibles in the state of Maryland and found that participation in SNAP reduces health care costs for low-income older adults.
This webinar provides a review of trends in statistical methods used in public health, resources for the effective use of public health data, and implications for training needs in the public health workforce.
AcademyHealth, in partnership with the ABIM Foundation, has developed a set of priorities through engagement of multi-stakeholder groups to develop, test, and use measures of low-value care that are sensitive to patient’s values. This webinar encompases a discussion of the rationale and scope of the project, the prioritization methods, and implications of the prioritization endeavors for low-value care measurement
AcademyHealth's Annual Research Meeting convenes users and producers of health services research from around the world to improve health and health care.
This webinar provides information about a new Robert Wood Johnson Foundation signature research program: Health Data for Action.
The Annual Health Datapalooza is the gathering place for people and organizations creating knowledge from data and pioneering innovations that drive health policy and practice.
On Saturday, April 22, AcademyHealth will be marching alongside our colleagues in the scientific community in the March for Science in honor of our mission to improve health and the performance of the health system by supporting the production and use of evidence to inform policy and practice.
From AcademyHealth's Long-Term Services and Supports Interest Group and sponsored by the Long-Term Quality Alliance.
With a new administration in the White House, it’s important to understand what factors will drive the 2017 health care agenda.
In this webinar for mentors presents skills to facilitate mentorship with students and colleagues, which includes how to proactively engage with mentees and diversifying student populations.
This webinar presents strategies for fostering and sustaining long-term mentoring relationships, which includes finding a mentor, building a relationship, and knowing when to engage and seek advice.
Academyhealth's Annual Meeting of Members webinar
In this webinar hosted by the IRGNI IG, Diana J. Mason, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, moderates and provides an overview of the Edge Runner program and its relevance to building a COH among individuals, families and communities.
EDM Forum Webinar Series: Better Evidence. Better Decisions. Better Health (Part 2): Clinical Decision Support and User Experience
This free webinar addressed the potential policy responses to the growth of narrow network plans and identified where more evidence is needed, to inform researchers and decision makers.
Costs, Quality, and Provider Integration in the Local Health Care Marketplace: What Can Research and Recent Experience Tell State Policymakers?
This webinar examined what research tells us about the implications of provider concentration and integration, and included presentations from policymakers in two states that have adopted innovative policy approaches.