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Research Conferences

Health Systems Research Conference

Purpose
To bring together individuals across Memphis interested in health systems research in order to provide a forum exchanging research ideas and presenting preliminary work, particularly by junior faculty, and to facilitate growth and collaboration in health systems research.

Location
UTHSC Campus, 956 Court Avenue, Coleman Building, Room D227.
Parking is available in the garage across Court Avenue. (Enter garage from Court Avenue or Madison Avenue.)

Format
The agenda will vary from presentations to open discussions and will be announced in advance.

Schedule
First Wednesday of each month, September through June, Noon–1 p.m.
Lunch available at 11:30 a.m. to the first 15 guests.

Find out more about this year's presentations here, and join our listserv to receive updates!

For more information, or to volunteer to present at upcoming meetings, please email chsi@uthsc.edu.

University of Memphis Healthcare Research Journal Club

Purpose
Presentations and discussions of practical health and health care delivery issues

Location
The University of Memphis

Format
Presentations followed by Q & A. Lunch will be provided.

Schedule
Usually held on the second or third Wednesday of the month, six times per year from September to April, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Program Host
Aram Dobalian, PhD, JD, MPH, Professor and Director
Division of Health Systems Management and Policy
School of Public Health, University of Memphis

Obesity Research Journal Club

Purpose
Discuss basic, clinical, and translational research on the prevention and treatment of obesity

Location
Children's Foundation Research Institute (Le Bonheur campus)
Administrative Teleconference Room, Lobby Level

Format
Presentations followed by Q & A. Light breakfast provided

Schedule
Usually held every Thursday, 9-10 a.m.  

To be added to the interest list, please contact Angela Cooper.

Last Published: Oct 14, 2019