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Presentations

IMPAQ staff members are encouraged and supported by the firm to present and publish research papers on their own research or on studies that have been performed for our clients.  Below are some recent examples of presentations at professional meetings by IMPAQ staff members.

Date: June, 2018
Market: IMPAQ Health
Description:

Ben Shirley presented this poster of a study to determine the effect of an actuarial value threshold change on out-of-pocket costs and cost sharing structures for New Yorkers with high-cost chronic health conditions using Affordable Care Act exchange plans.

Date: June, 2018
Market: IMPAQ Health
Description:

Dr. Evan Perlman presented an analysis of Medicare Part D in-network pharmacies to determine whether they meet the required geographic access standards of proximity to beneficiaries.

Date: June, 2018
Market: IMPAQ Health
Description:

Laney Light presented the results of a psychometric analyses for 24 kidney disease-specific survey items on the 36-question Kidney Disease Quality of Life assessment instrument (KDQOL-36).

Date: June, 2018
Market: IMPAQ Health
Description:

Katherine Harris presented the results of a study of targeted outreach to minorities to increase the representativeness of survey data collected from Medicare beneficiaries with a serious chronic illness.

Date: June, 2018
Market: IMPAQ Health
Description:

Jing Dong presented the results of a study to provide a rigorous estimate of moral hazard in private long-term care insurance (LTCI) markets.

Date: June, 2018
Market: IMPAQ Health
Description:

This presentation studies the effects of removing patient cost-sharing on the usage of preventive services among the elderly, exploiting the removal of copayment and coinsurance of Medicare-covered preventive services that are recommended by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, as a part of the reform of Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Date: June, 2018
Market: IMPAQ Health
Description:

Dr. Rekha Varghese presented the results of a mixed methods evaluation of the first year and a half of Howard County, Maryland's Journey to Better Health Program.

Date: May, 2018
Market: Workforce Development
Description:

Jody Dougherty presented a study that compared the accuracy and cost of different email validation vendors.

Date: May, 2018
Market: International Development
Description:

This presentation explores the USDA-funded Food for Education and Child Nutrition program (FFE), evaluating per-capita income, literacy, and malnutrition rates.

Date: May, 2018
Market: Workforce Development
Description:

Amy Djangali presented a poster detailing the impact of different interventions on response rates for Medicare beneficiaries.

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