Sponsor(s): Sponsoring Section/Society: ASA Health Policy Statistics
Session Time: 10:30-12:20 Tuesday
Estimated Audience Size: 75-125
A/V Request: None
Session Title: Statistical Tools for Studying Health Care Costs: What Works and Where Do We Need Improvements?
Theme Session: Yes Applied Session: Yes
Organizer: Christiansen, Cindy L.
Session Timing: 3 speakers and 1 discussant Opening Remarks by Chair - 3 minutes First Speaker - 30 minutes Second Speaker - 30 minutes Third Speaker - 30 minutes Discussant - 10 minutes Floor Discusion - 7 minutes
Chair: Hilbe, Joe
1. Breast Cancer Risk and Cost-Effectiveness of Screening Mammography McGuigan, KA
2. Dangers of Discounting and QALYs Palmer, J. Lynn
3. How Well Do Models Work? Predicting Health Care Costs Ash, Arlene S.
Discussant: Rosenkranz, Susan L.
List of speakers who are nonmembers: None