Online Program

Chronic disease costs and quality care

Sunday, November 3, 2013: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Board 1
Quality of breast cancer care in the US territories: Insights from the Medicare program   
Tracy M. Layne, MPH, Jenerius A. Aminawung, M.D, MPH, Pamela R. Soulos, MPH, Marcella Nunez-Smith, M.D., M.H.S., Maxine A. Nunez, DrPH, MSN, RN, Beth A. Jones, Ph.D, MPH, Karen H. Wang, MD, MHS and Cary P. Gross, M.D.
Board 2
Adjuvant radiation therapy in breast cancer patients: The burden of preexisting schizophrenia   
Lauren Davies, BA, Kashif Abdullah, MD, Radhakrishna Janardhan, MD, Mark Hwang, MD, Michael Farasatpour, MD, Julie A. Margenthaler, MD, Katherine S. Virgo, PhD, MBA and Frank E. Johnson, MD
Board 3
Breast cancer patient surveillance following curative-intent treatment: Variation among US census regions   
Robert J. Avino, BA, Emad S. Allam, MD, Ling Chen, PhD, Katherine S. Virgo, PhD, MBA, Julie A. Margenthaler, MD and Frank E. Johnson, MD
Board 4
Diabetes and work force productivity: An assessment of diabetes-related productivity losses among type II diabetes patients in central Texas   
Omolola Adepoju, MPH, Robert Ohsfeldt, PhD, Hongwei Zhao, ScD, Charles Phillips, PhD, Janet Helduser, MA, Samuel N. Forjuoh, MD, DrPH, FGCP and Jane N. Bolin, PhD, JD, RN
Board 5
Quality of care and preadmissions for high risk juvenile onset diabetic children: The impact of Medicaid managed care   
Kathleen Healy-Collier, DHA, Walter Jones, PhD, Jim Shmerling, DHA, FACHE, Kenneth Robertson, MD, MBA and Robert Ferry, MD
Board 8
Preventable hospitalizations for congestive heart failure in Native Hawaiian, Filipino, and Japanese adults compared to whites   
Tetine Sentell, PhD, Deborah Juarez, ScD, Hyeong Jun Ahn, PhD, Jill Miyamura, PhD, Todd Seto and John J. Chen, PhD
Board 9
Reducing hospital readmissions: The perspective of the consumer   
Jeanette M. Trauth, PhD, Michael Lin, PhD, Elian Rosenfeld, MPH, Barbara Folb, MM, MLS, MPH and Sally Jo Snyder

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