March 2017

Alums Renuka Tipirneni (Michigan CSP 13-15), Karin Rhodes (Chicago CSP 99-01), Rodney Hayward (UCLA CSP 86-88 and current Michigan CSP director), Matthew Davis (Chicago CSP 98-00), and colleagues published, "Geographic Variation in Medicaid Acceptance Across Michigan Primary Care Practices in the Era of the Affordable Care Act" in Medical Care Research and Review. An interview with Cary Gross about the research can be found here

Alums Charlene Wong (Penn CSP 13-15), Kristin Kan (Mich CSP 14-16), and colleagues published, "Pediatric and Adult Physician Networks in Affordable Care Act Marketplace Plans" in Pediatrics and discussed in Newswise

November 2016

Penn CSP VA current scholar Krisda H Chaiyachati, Penn CSP assoc. director David Grande & colleague, "Health Systems Tackling Social Determinants of Health: Promises, Pitfalls, and Opportunities of Current Policies" in AJMC.

Alum Reena Duseja (Penn CSP 05-07) is the new Director for the Division of Quality Measurement, Quality Measurement & Value-based Incentives Group at CMS.

October 2016

Current scholar Tyler Winkelman (Mich CSP VA Scholar) and alum Matthew Davis (Chicago CSP 98-00) contribute to Health Affairs Blog with article, "Improving Outcomes for Justice-Involved Individuals with Lessons from Veterans Programs."

Alum Aaron Carroll (University of Washington CSP 01-03) publishes piece "It's Easy for Obamacare Critics to Overlook the Merits of Medicaid Expansion" in NYTimes The Upshot.

September 2016

Current Scholar Tyler Winkelman (Michigan CSP VA) is the lead author of a new study "Health Insurance Trends and Access to Behavioral Healthcare Among Justice-Involved Individuals--United States, 2008-2014" in the Journal of General Internal Medicine.

July 2016

Alums Renuka Tipirneni (Michigan CSP), Karin Rhodes (Chicago CSP), Rodney Hayward (UCLA CSP alum & Michigan CSP director) & Matt Davis (Chicago CSP)
"Primary Care Appointment Availability For New Medicaid Patients Increased After Medicaid Expansion In Michigan" in Health Affairs.

May 2016

Alum Joseph Ross (Yale CSP 04-06 and Yale CSP faculty) “Therapeutic Substitution—Should It Be Systematic or Automatic?” in JAMA Internal Medicine.

Alum Caroline Richardson (Michigan CSP 99-01 and Michigan CSP faculty) co-authors  “Estimation of Potential Savings Through Therapeutic Substitution” JAMA Internal Medicine.

Alum Andrew Bindman (UCSF CSP VA 87-89) was appointed the Director of the U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality on May 2, 2016.

April 2016

Alum Adam Landman (Yale VA CSP 08-10) appointed CIO of Brigham and Women's Health Care. Congratulations!

Alum Hemal Kanzaria (UCLA VA CSP 12-14) has accepted a new position as the Director of Complex Care Analytics for the San Francisco Health Network.

Alumna Kate Neuhausen (UCLA CSP 11-13) is the new Virginia Medicaid Chief Medical Officer. She will provide senior level leadership to support the Virginia Medicaid Agency's mission of advancing the quality of care provided to Virginia's Medicaid and FAMIS beneficiaries.

Alumna Ann-Marie Rosland (Mich VA CSP 06-09 ) was named to the National Academy of Medicine Scientific Advisory Panel on the Evidence for Patient and Family-Centered Care.This group of researchers, healthcare professionals and administrators is tasked to advise NAM's Care Culture and Decision-making Innovation Collaborative (CCDmIC) on the status of the evidence-base for person-centered care.

Alum Charlene Wong (Penn CSP 13-15) authors "For Third Enrollment Period, Marketplaces Expand Decision Support Tools to Support Consumers" in Health Affairs. She also was a panelist at the "Patients' and Consumers' Use of Evidence" Health Affairs Briefing on April 7th in D.C.

March 2016

Giselle Corbie-Smith, NAC Member, has been honored with the 2016 Herbert W. Nickens Award. She will formally receive the honor at the Society for General Internal Medicine’s annual meeting in May.

Alum Edmondo J. Robinson (Penn CSP 06-08) has been appointed Chief Transformation Officer at Christiana Care Health System.