Seminar Series | Center for Healthcare Policy and Research

Seminar Series

Photo of Dr. Alicia Agnoli presenting behind a podium at CHPR's Seminar Series.

Learn from policy and research professionals

CHPR hosts a weekly health services research seminar that is open to the public. Seminars are held each Wednesday at 12 p.m. PST via webinar during the Fall, Winter and Spring UC Davis academic quarters (excluding holidays). 

Earn CME and course credit

For most seminar sessions, Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit is available to practicing physicians. 

Students who register for EPI 291 earn 1 unit of course credit for regular seminar attendance.

Upcoming seminars
  • FEBRUARY 8, 2023

    Dr. Lynne Moore

    Professor, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Université Laval


    Dr. Jason Robert Guertin, Associate Professor, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Université Laval

    Blanchard Conombo, Ph.D. candidate, Epidemiology, Department of Economics, Université Laval

    Economic evaluation of an audit and feedback intervention 

  • FEBRUARY 15, 2023

    Dr. Hannah Laqueur

    Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine, UC Davis Health

    Uses of machine learning risk prediction to inform and evaluate policies and practices

  • February 22, 2023

    Dr. George Goshua

    Assistant Professor, Hematology, Yale University School of Medicine

  • MARCH 1, 2022

    Dr. Jennifer Karlin

    Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, UC Davis Health

  • March 8, 2023

    Caryn Rubanovich

    Ph.D. student, Clinical Psychology, University of California, San Diego

  • March 15, 2023

    Dr. Yvonne Bombard

    Associate Professor, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto

    Scientist, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael's Hospital

  • March 22, 2023

    Dr. Sarah Javier

    Research Health Science Specialist, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

February 1, 2023

Marina Richardson

The CHPR Seminar Series welcomed Marina Richardson, a Ph.D. candidate in health services research at the University of Toronto's Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, for her seminar "Exploring systems thinking in Health Technology Assessment: My observations as an HTA employee and researcher."

Seminar Series video archive (2015-2022)

Become a presenter

If you are interested in giving a talk or have questions, please contact the seminar director:

Dr. Jeffrey Hoch
Associate Director, Center for Healthcare Policy and Research
Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences
Chief, Division of Health Policy and Management

We welcome presentations from policy and research professionals in the health services research field from both UC Davis and other institutions. Presentations focus on:

  • research in progress
  • recently completed research
  • innovative research methods
  • discussions of grant proposal ideas
  • practice presentations