OTHC 2018 Conference Agenda

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Wednesday, June 6th 2018 | Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

Legg Mason Tower, 24th floor, Conference Room 24C

6:00pm-8:00pm:  Pre-Conference Networking Reception

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Thursday, June 7th 2018  |  Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

Legg Mason Tower, 24th floor, Conference Room 24A/B


Continental Breakfast


Conference Welcome by Jill Marsteller and Kathleen Sutcliffe, Co-Chairs, OTHC 2018

Opening Remarks by Bernard Ferrari, Dean, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

Remarks by Lawton Robert Burns, University of Pennsylvania


Paper Presentation and Discussion

“'Making it work': Towards an Understanding of the Teaming Behaviors and Structural Conditions that Enable Effective Primary Care Teams"
Presenter: Matthew DePuccio, Virginia Commonwealth University
Discussant: Michal Tamuz, Northwell Health


Coffee Break


Paper Presentation and Discussion

“The Agency of Upskilling: Social and Psychological Aspects of Role Expansion

in Primary Care Organizations”
Presenter: Timothy Hoff, Northeastern University
Discussant: Thomas D'Aunno, New York University


Funding Update

Michael Harrison, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality


Poster Walk


Collect boxed lunch


"From Mr. Johns Hopkins to HBO's The Wire:

The People, Institutions, and City of Baltimore"

Toby Gordon, Johns Hopkins University

Paper Presentation and Discussion

“Exploring Organizational Features of Primary Care Practice that Promote Better Provider Experience: A Qualitative Comparative Analysis”
Presenter: Lynn Lingrui Liu, Harvard University

Discussant: Jemima Frimpong, Johns Hopkins University

Coffee Break

Panel Discussion

“Exploring Post-Modern Organizational Theory in Healthcare”
Brian Hilligoss, The University of Arizona

Maike Tietschert, Stanford University

Peter Martelli, Suffolk University

Thomas Huber, The Ohio State University


Dinner, Sammy's Enoteca

623 South Broadway, Baltimore 21231

 Friday, June 8th, 2018  | Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

Legg Mason Tower, 24th floor, Conference Room 24A/B

Continental Breakfast

Paper Presentation and Discussion
"Synergistic Institutionalism in Public and Private Contributions to Population Health?"
Presenter: Mac McCullough, Arizona State University
Discussant: Shoou-Yih Daniel Lee, University of Michigan


Coffee Break


Key Note Address

"Tall Tales in Accountable Care:

The Challenges of Promoting Autonomy and Solidarity in Protecting Health"

David Buchanan

Professor and Chair, Department of Health Promotion & Policy

School of Public Health and Health Sciences

University of Massachusetts Amherst

Coffee Break

Paper Presentation and Discussion
"Interconnections among Health Care and Social Services for Older Adults:

Implications for Avoidable Utilization and Costs"
Presenter: Amanda Brewster, Yale University
Discussant: Valerie Lewis, Dartmouth College

Collect boxed lunch and debrief




Organizing Committee:

Alden Lai, Jill Marsteller, Christopher Myers, Aditi Sen, Kathleen Sutcliffe, Christina Yuan


Jane Banaszak-Holl, Sarah Birken, Martin Charns, Mattia Gilmartin, Debora Goldberg,

Brian Hilligoss, Shoou-Yih Daniel Lee, Valerie Lewis, Jill Marsteller, Laura McClelland, Kathryn McDonald, Ingrid Nembhard, Wayne Psek, Gordon Shen, Geoffrey Silvera,

Sara Singer, Kathleen Sutcliffe, Virginia Wang, Katie White, Christina Yuan

Join us Wednesday evening June 6th - Friday June 8th, 2018 in Baltimore, Maryland at Johns Hopkins University

Conference Co-Chairs: Jill A. Marsteller and Kathleen M. Sutcliffe

Theme: Organizing, Connecting, Transforming: Interfaces between Health Care and Communities

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