On April 21st, 2017, Dr. Ciechanowski kicked off a Cleveland Clinic conference entitled “Promoting Growth and Change Amongst Complex Patients” with his keynote presentation highlighting the research that led to the development of the Samepage Method. The conference was a meeting of the minds from around the country and covered such areas as behavior change, [...]
Integrating Care for the Whole Person-Collaborative Teams for Behavioral Health and Medical Conditionswpadmin
How many of your diabetes patients also have some level depression? Our data shows that many or most of them do and at least a third have significant depressive symptoms. Often called “Diapression”, these patients are 2-3X more costly to treat because of the additional challenges they face. Dr Ciechanowski loves to spread the word [...]
BU Spark, the Institute’s new initiative to support student-driven innovation and entrepreneurship, is pleased to host its very first Technovation Speaker Series with Rebecca Norlander, a BU Computer Science Alumna. 4:00-6:00 PM on Thursday, March 30, 2017 Hariri Institute for Computing, Seminar Room, 111 Cummington Mall Event Webpage & Registration Link This event will include an [...]
Rebecca Norlander addresses the challenge of Bridging Clinical and Engineering Expertise in Electronic Health at Boston University Eventwpadmin
The half-day conference focused on the development, understanding, and application of e-health and m-health within the fields of public heath and cancer care. The featured speakers will discuss their experience with electronic health in these fields. Attendees will be provided with a general understanding of emerging directions focused on areas for collaboration across these fields. Rebecca's [...]
This year's conference theme is Aligning for Innovation and Outcomes. Paul shared success stories as he headlined the Shades of Collaborative Care: Exploring the Finer Details of Team- Based Integrated Care for Physical and Behavioral Health session. Find out more here.
Identifying Roadblocks to Transformation Medi-Cal was expanded in 2014. The ACA was passed in 2010. So, this latest round of reform has been underway for a while. As a result of these last few years of work and observation, do we know more about the roadblocks in our path? Are we ready to have a [...]