Online Program

Big Data Analysis in Health Policy

Monday, November 2, 2015: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
This session will provide the audience with a discussion of current Big Data issues in public health, along with novel solutions to these problems.
Session Objectives: Identify current issues with Big Data Analysis as it applied to public health data.

A rigorous system to evaluate the health impacts of California programs and policies using big data and optimized analyses   
Jennifer Ahern, PhD MPH, K. Ellicott Colson, MPH, Scott Zimmerman, MPH, Kara Rudolf, PhD MPH MHS, Dana Goin, BS and Jessica Galin, BS
Using Big Data for Health Policy Research: A Project of the Pathways to Health and Social Equity Program of Research   
Nathan Nickel, MPH, PhD, Dan Chateau, PhD, Marni Brownell, PhD, Alan Katz, MBChB, MSc, CCFP, Elaine Burland, PhD, Randy Walld, Mingming Hu, MSc, Carole Taylor, MSc, Joykrishna Sarkar, MSc and Chun Yan Goh, MSc
Measuring the impact of the Affordable Care Act with Big Data from electronic health records   
Iyue Sung, PhD, Josh Gray, Stewart Richardson and Katherine Hempstead, PhD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Applied Public Health Statistics
Endorsed by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services, Public Health Education and Health Promotion, Breastfeeding Forum, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)