Wednesday, September 01, 2010

Geary Health Symposium

The 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 Geary Institute seminar room. All are welcome.

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"

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