HOBI Grand Rounds Announces Fall Schedule of Speakers

Dr. Thompson headshotMark your calendars: HOBI Grand Rounds kicks off its fall series of speakers on Tuesday, August 13, with pediatrician Lindsay Thompson, M.D., M.S.

Thompson, an associate professor in the UF College of Medicine’s department of pediatrics and the assistant director of clinical research at the Institute for Child Health Policy (ICHP), will discuss communication efforts between scientists and pediatricians in her talk “Building Team Science: Scientists and Pediatricians Finding Common Ground.”

Other lectures in the series include Beth Kidder, deputy secretary in the Division of Medicaid for the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration, and Warren A. Kibbe, Ph.D., chief of translational biomedical informatics in the department of biostatistics and bioinformatics at Duke University.

On the second Tuesday of every month, HOBI Grand Rounds lectures feature renowned speakers, researchers and educators from across the country, who will present the latest research, trends and perspectives on health outcomes, implementation science and biomedical informatics.

Have to miss out on an upcoming lecture? No problem. HOBI Grand Rounds lectures are now live-streamed for those who are unable to attend. The link to the live-streaming of the talks can be found here, along with an archived list of past talks here.

HOBI Grand Rounds Schedule

Guest Speaker

Location

Fall 2019– second Tuesday of the month from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Lindsay Thompson, M.D., M.S.

Associate professor in the UF College of Medicine’s department of pediatrics and the assistant director of clinical research at the Institute for Child Health Policy (ICHP)

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Beth Kidder

Deputy secretary in the Division of Medicaid for the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Warren Kibbe, Ph.D.

Chief of translational biomedical informatics in the department of biostatistics and bioinformatics at Duke University

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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Jennifer Elston Lafata, Ph.D.

Associate director, UNC Institute for Healthcare Quality Improvement, co-lead, UNC Cancer Care Quality Initiative, and professor and vice chair in the Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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