PHE's Work Cited In Wall Street Journal
A recent study published in the Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, co-authored by PHE's Senior Research Economist Julia Thornton Snider, has been cited by Laura Landro in her article for The Wall Street Journal: "With Age Comes a Growing Risk of Malnutrition."
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Spectrum of Dividends: A New Pespective on VBID
A new article just published in the American Journal of Managed Care (AJMC), co-authored by PHE's Chief Operating Officer Ross Maclean, provides new perspective on the Spectrum of Dividends criteria for VBID.
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PHE Senior Economist Snider Quoted in CNN Money
PHE's Senior Research Economist Julia Thornton Snider was quoted in CNN Money, commenting on her recent study establishing that people aged 65 and older, who were being treated for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in the hospital and received nutrition treatment (oral nutrition suppl ...
Dana Goldman's Forbes Guest Commentary: Give Vets Platinum Plans
In a special Forbes guest commentary by PHE Founding Partner Dana Goldman (along with co-author Martin Krieger), Dr. Goldman suggests that the VA would save money by offering veterans a private insurance-based platinum health plan.
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UAE Cancer Congress 2014 Features Presentation by Tomas Philipson
On October 31st, the UAE Cancer Congress 2014 (held at the Grand Hyatt Dubai, UAE) welcomed Tomas Philipson as he addressed the state of healthcare technology assessement worldwide.
Dr. Philipson's presentation, part of the Introduction to Health Economics and Emerging Opportunities for the Mi ...
Darius Lakdawalla Quoted In Washington Post Blog
In Jason Millman's recent Washington Post blog, PHE Founding Partner Darius Lakdawalla was quoted on the subject of drug costs: "Why Extremely Expensive Drugs Are Often Worth the Cost."
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Tomas Philipson Panelist in TEDMED 2014 Event
On September 11, 2014 in Washington DC, Tomas Philipson participated in a TEDMED-associated panel addressing the enabling power of health and its ability to drive economic acheivement and progress.
In addition to Dr. Philipson, panelists included Ramanan Laxminarayan, Director and Senior Fello ...
Philipson Participates in 21st Century Cures Roundtable
On September 5th, 2014 Tomas Philipson was an invited panelist at the 21st Century Cures Roundtable, held in Springfield, IL on the campus of Southern Illinois University's School of Medicine. The roundtable, hosted by US Representatives John Shimkus (R-IL) and Rodney Davis (R-IL), assembled pat ...
PHE's MacEwan Featured in London School of Economics Policy Blog
PHE economist Joanna MacEwan and coauthor's recent publication on the public cost of obesity in the U.S. was featured on the London School of Economics and Political Science's policy blog: “Obesity imposes a burden of over $166 billion on Medicare and Medicaid in the United States.”
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Dana Goldman Featured in New Film: "The Healthspan Imperative"
PHE Founding Partner Dana Goldman is featured in a new film produced by the The Alliance for Aging Research, entitled "The Healthspan Imperative." Featuring narration from Martha Stewart, the film focuses on the so-called "Silver Tsunami" of baby boomers now reaching retirement age, and the impl ...