When Does Prevention Work? Approach of the US Preventive Service Task Force For Assessing the Benefits and Harms of Preventive Services
The External Speaker Series of the Department of Population Health Sciences brings in national experts and outstanding junior faculty to present innovative research that addresses the most pressing issues in health and health care.
CME Credit will be given for this event.
Douglas K. Owens is the Henry J. Kaiser, Jr. Professor, and Director of the Center for Health Policy (CHP) in the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI) and of the Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research (PCOR) in the Department of Medicine and School of Medicine at Stanford. He is a general internist and Associate Director of the Center for Innovation to Implementation, a health services research center of excellence, at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System. Owens is a Professor of Medicine and, by courtesy, Professor of Health Research and Policy, and Professor of Management Science and Engineering, at Stanford University; he is also a Senior Fellow at FSI.