Quintiles Seminar Series: Age and Sex of Surgeons and Mortality of Surgical Patients

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm

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Verna and Peter Dauterive Hall (VPD), 116
635 Downey Way, Los Angeles, CA 90089

About Yusuke Tsugawa

Yusuke Tsugawa, MD, MPH, PhD is Assistant Professor of Medicine at UCLA. Prior to joining the faculty at UCLA, he was a health specialist at the World Bank group and a research fellow at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School. Dr. Tsugawa received his PhD in Health Policy from Harvard University with a concentration in statistics, and his MPH from Harvard School of Public Health. His research focuses on the variation in quality and costs of care across individual physicians and its determinants. Dr. Tsugawa's research has been published in leading medical and health policy journals including JAMA Internal Medicine, BMJ and Lancet. The Altmetric selected Dr. Tsugawa's paper comparing the quality of care between male and female physicians as the 3rd most widely-read article in 2017 (https://www.altmetric.com/top100/2017). Dr. Tsugawa's research has also been featured in several media outlets including The New York Times, The Washington Post, and National Public Radio.

Event Type

Lecture / Talk / Workshop

Audience

Students, Faculty/Staff

Campus

University Park Campus

Tags

PriceResearch

Cost

Free

Department
Price School of Public Policy
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