Events

March 22, 2017

1:30PM
Colonial Penn Center Auditorium
3641 Locust Walk
  • Sandra Decker

    Ph.D., Economist, The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Workshop on Health Data

The workshop will provide an in-depth overview of the health data from National Center for Health Statistics and Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality available through the Philadelphia Federal Statistical Research Data Center, the process of getting access to these data, and information on proposal development.

The event features Sandra L. Decker, Ph.D. and senior fellow at the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Her research focuses on the effects of state Medicaid policy on access to health care and has been published in Health Affairs, the Journal of the American Medical Association, the Journal of Health Economics, and other outlets. She was a recipient of the CDC Shepard Award for excellence in scientific achievement and a two-time recipient of the CDC Billah Award for economic research.