Register now for ‘New Frontiers in Health Policy’ conference

from NewsFeed at on February 26, 2015 at 07:57PM

Register now for CHEPA’s annual multidisciplinary conference for graduate students, New Frontiers in Health Policy Researchsponsored in conjunction with the Health Policy PhD Program, being held on Monday, March 9, 2015 at McMaster Innovation Park. The keynote speaker is Pierre-Yves Geoffard, (pictured) Director of the Paris School of Economics

There is no charge to attend.

Register by clicking here, or email

In addition to prominent keynote and panel speakers, an exciting central part of the conference is hearing an array of selected graduate students from area universities presenting their own innovative health policy research for discussion and critique in a supportive environment. 

Research areas include:

  • Access to/quality of health care
  • Disparities in access/health status
  • Economics of health care and HTA

  • Global health

  • Health politics

  • Health reform

  • Health workforce

  • Knowledge translation

  • Public health or prevention

  • Research methods

The audience is geared to graduate students and post-doctoral students from a variety of health disciplines and programs including political science, economics, sociology, health research methodology, health professions and health management, as well as policy makers.

McMaster Innovation Park is located at 175 Longwood Road South, Hamilton. Here are links to driving directions and a map