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Economics of Prevention Workshop
Bethesda, Maryland
August 27 & 28, 2015

Thursday, August 27, 2015
1:00 p.m. Welcome and Introductions Gregory Bloss
Richard Hodes
1:15 p.m. Opening Remarks David Murray
1:30 p.m. Keynote Presentation Richard Frank
2:00 p.m. Session 1: Use of Preventive Services
  The Effect of the ACA on the Use of Preventive Care among Medicaid Enrollees Adam Atherly
  A Natural Experiment of Value-based Incentives for Preventive Services John Hsu
  The Impact of Wellness Programs and Incentives on Preventive Services Alison Evans Cuellar
  The Long-term Effects of Consumer Directed Health Plans on Use of Preventive Services Neeraj Sood
3:15 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m. Session 2: Targeting and Personalization in Prevention
  Impact of Personalized Medicine on the Cost-effectiveness of Prevention: Example of Colorectal Cancer Screening Sujha Subramanian
  Using Modeling to Evaluate the Role of Coronary Calcium Screening to Guide Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Michael Pignone
  Some Economics of Targeted versus Universal Prevention Donald Kenkel
  Personalized Risk Information in Cost-effectiveness Studies David Kent
4:45 p.m. Group Discussion
5:30 p.m. Adjourn
Friday, August 28, 2015
9:00 a.m. Welcome Gregory Bloss
John Haaga
9:15 a.m. Session 3: Behavioral Economics—Insights for Prevention
  Interventions to Curtail Antibiotic Overuse: A Multisite Randomized Trial Jason Doctor
  Financial Incentives to Quit Smoking Jody Sindelar
  Behavioral Economics, Self-control, and Behavior Change David Laibson
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Session 4: Evaluating Preventive Interventions
  Translational Opportunities in Economic Evaluation: Planning and Financing Evidence-based Prevention Max Crowley
  Why We Can't Do Without Models and What We Can't Do With Models Franco Sassi
  Technology Diffusion and Cost-effectiveness of Mammography Screening in Older Women Ya-Chen Tina Shih
11:30 a.m. What’s Next for the Economics of Prevention?
Overview and Moderated Discussion
John Cawley
12:30 p.m. Adjourn




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