October 20, 2017, 2pm
VGH Eye Centre (100LT)
CHSPR Seminar | Surgical Waits: Can the Effects be Measured?
Faculty, Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, and Associate Professor, UBC School of Population and Public Health
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Room 201, 2206 East Mall
School of Population and Public Health
University of British Columbia
Jason Sutherland will discuss aspects of his work on patient-reported outcome measures collected from elective surgery patients. His focus will be the association between waiting for surgery and post-operative outcomes. This multi-year project is a collaboration between UBC, Vancouver Coastal Health Authority, and St. Paul’s Hospital/Foundation.
Jason is an Associate Professor in the Center for Health Services and Policy Research (CHSPR) in the UBC Faculty of Medicine, School of Population and Public Health, and is a Scholar of the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research. His research interests include health system performance, methods for improving cross-continuum care, variations in expenditure and utilization patterns and accounting for differences in efficiency, health status and quality of care.
A light lunch is included in this seminar. Please contact Joyce Huang (email@example.com) to RSVP for lunch by Friday, Dec. 1. You may also join remotely via GoToMeeting: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/179673389. Please let Joyce know if you would like to join this way.