HOBI Grand Rounds Announces Fall Schedule of Speakers

Dr. Thompson Headshot

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

Mark 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, professor of pediatrics and health outcomes and biomedical informatics at UF Health and assistant director of clinical research at UF’s 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.” Her talk takes place from noon-1 p.m. in CTRB Room 2161. A box lunch will be provided.

Other lectures in the series include Beth Kidder, deputy secretary in the Division of Medicaid at the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (September), Warren A. Kibbe, Ph.D., chief of translational biomedical informatics in the department of biostatistics and bioinformatics at Duke University (October), and Jennifer Elston Lafata, Ph.D., associate director of the UNC Institute for Healthcare Quality Improvement, co-lead of the 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 (November).

On the second Tuesday of every month, from noon -1 p.m., 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 Fall 2019 Speakers

Date Speaker Location
Tuesday, August 13, 2019

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

Assistant Director of Clinical Research, UF Institute for Child Health Policy (ICHP), Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Health Outcomes and Biomedical Informatics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida College of Medicine

CTRB 2161
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Beth Kidder

Deputy Secretary, Division of Medicaid, Florida Agency for Health Care Administration

CTRB 3161
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Warren Kibbe, Ph.D.

Chief of Translational Biomedical Informatics, Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Duke University

CGRC 101
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, Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

CGRC 101