ISB Max Institute - BU School of Public Health workshop

Workshops
March 6-7, 2017 | 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM | Monday
India
By Invitation

"Addressing Public Health Challenges in India: A collaborative approach between public health and management" organised in collaboration with the Boston University School of Public Health. The first day (March 6th, 2017) will feature academic presentations by faculty members from ISB as well as BU-SPH on the Hyderabad campus. The second day (March 7th, 2017) will feature a panel discussion of academics and policy makers at The Leela Palace, New Delhi.

 

Addressing Public Health Challenges in India: A collaborative approach between public health and management

Date: Monday, March 6th (Academic Workshop)
Venue: Indian School of Business, Hyderabad
AC-2, MLT, Level-2
09:00 – 09:15
 
Welcome Address and Introduction to Research at ISB
Sanjay Kallapur, Deputy  Dean, Faculty & Research, ISB
09:15 - 11:15Session (I): Improving Access to Novel Drugs in Developing Countries
  • Chirantan Chatterjee, Assistant Professor of Economics, ISB
“Exogenous Demand Shocks and New Product Introductions: Evidence from a Quasi-Natural Experiment in India’s Vaccine Markets”
  • Michael Stein, Chair, Department of Health Law, Policy & Management, BUSPH
     “National Wealth versus Political Will
  • Dean Sandro Galea, BUSPH
“On access to (novel) drugs, five thoughts”
  • Milind Sohoni, Senior Associate Dean, Faculty Alignment and Registrar Office
"Evergreening" and Operational Risk Under Price Competition
11:15 – 11:45Coffee Break
11:45 – 13:15Session (II): Role of Technology in Transforming Global Healthcare
  • Patricia Hibberd, Chair, Department of Global Health, BUSPH
    “The Role of Technology in Transforming Global Health Care”
  • Sarang Deo, Associate Professor, ISB
“Do new e-channels of care delivery improve access? Evidence from tele-
 ophthalmology centers in south India”
  • Shilpa Aggarwal, Assistant Professor, ISB
“Time Preferences and Disease Management: Experimental Evidence from India”
13:15 – 14:15Lunch Break
14:15 – 14:45Campus Tour
14:45 – 15:15Exploratory discussion among ISB and BUSPH faculty members on possible collaborative opportunities
 
Addressing Public Health Challenges in India: A collaborative approach between public health and management
 
Date: Tuesday, March 7th (Policy Discussion)
Venue: The Leela Palace, New Delhi
09:00 – 09:30Welcome Address and Opening Statements (Dean Raj Srivastava and Mr. Analjit Singh)
09:30 – 10:30Plenary Talk (Building healthier cities: On resilient structures for better health)
  • Dean Sandro Galea, BUSPH
10:30 - 11:05Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:30Panel Discussion (Achieving Universal Health Coverage)
  • Sisir Debnath, Assistant Professor, ISB
“Social Connections and Public Healthcare Utilization”
  • Donald Thea, Professor, Global Health, BUSPH
    “Improving supply through health sector task shifting”
  • Michael Stein, Chair, Department of Health Law, Policy & Management, BUSPH
“Why Neither the US nor India have Succeeded”
  • Other Industry Leaders (TBC)
12:30 – 14:00Lunch
14:00 – 14:30Travel to Max Super Specialty Hospital (MSSH), Saket
14:30 – 16:30Tour of MSSH, Saket