Health Policy Grand Rounds Series

Upcoming Events

September 26, 2023

katherine wen, phd

“The Health and Employment Effects of Employer Vaccination Mandates"

Katherine Wen, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Health, and Society and Program of Public Policy Studies at Vanderbilt University

1-2 p.m. CT

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Nov. 28, 2023

megan cole brahim, phd

Megan B. Cole Brahim, PhD

Associate Professor, Boston University School of Public Health

1-2 p.m. CT

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Dec. 12, 2023

cj stimson

CJ Stimson, MD, JD

Assistant Professor, Urology; Senior Vice President, Value Transformation

12-1 p.m. CT

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Previous Events 

March 1, 2023

“Pay, check, pay, check: Using financial incentives to improve adolescent diabetes behaviors”

Davene Wright, PhD

Assistant Professor, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute

12-1 p.m. CT






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Vanderbilt University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Vanderbilt University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


After participating in this CME activity, participants should be able to:

1) Describe contributing factors to fluctuations in health care spending.

2) Summarize how policy changes have resulted in variations in care delivery and access to care.

3) Explain predicted impacts of health economics trends for patients, physicians, and payers.