Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Economics and Medicine One-Day Conference: Reminder. TOMORROW!

The UCD Geary Institute in conjunction with the UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science will hold an event on September 9th designed to discuss research at the interface of economics and medicine taking place within the university. The keynote speaker is Professor David Meltzer from the
University of Chicago. The venue is the UCD Geary Institute seminar room.

All are welcome.

The provisional schedule is below - the schedule, and any changes, will be available on the Institute web calendar at

1100    Peter Carney (UCD) - "Health Insurance and Health"

1130    Sarah Gibney (UCD) - "Networks, Health and Ageing"

1200     Mark McGovern (UCD) - "Early Life Conditions and Health

1230     Eimear Crowe (St Vincents & UCD Geary Institute) - "Stress, Ageing
and Well-Being"

1300    Lunch

1345     David Meltzer (Chicago) - "Coordination, Switching Costs and the
Division of Labor in General Medicine."

1445     Padraic MacMathuna (Mater/UCD) - "Clinical Pathways for GI
Treatment - Some Initial Experiments."

1515    Coffee

1530    Kanika Kapur (UCD) - "Is Employer-Based Health Insurance a Barrier
to Entrepreneurship?"

1600    Michael Daly (TCD & UCD Geary Institute) - "Cortisol, Affect and
Psychological Distress"

1630     Eibhlin Hudson "Vignettes and Childhood Health"

1 comment:

Martin Ryan said...

The venue is now the Humanities Institute of Ireland Seminar Room (located at the back of the Geary Institute).

Will I amend the main post Liam?