Events and Conferences (2021)

June

Location: Online

Date: Jun 14, 2021 - Jun 25, 2021

Howard University/Mathematica Computational Social Science Institute on Countering Anti-Black Racism and Inequity

Howard University and Mathematica are partnering to launch the first Summer Institute in Computational Social Science (SICSS) program hosted by a historically Black college or university.

May

Location: Online

Date: May 19, 2021 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Dismantling Disparities in Communities: Resources and Tools to Advance Systems Change

Researchers from Mathematica and Equal Measure will share a suite of new tools and resources that distill practical lessons from a vast body of research on place-based systems change.

March

Location: Online

Date: Mar 25, 2021 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Primary Care and Public Health Partnerships in the Era of COVID-19: Collaborating to Improve Preparedness, Build Resilience, and Address Inequities

Experts discussed lessons learned and opportunities for action that can strengthen primary care and public health partnerships.

Location: Online

Date: Mar 24, 2021 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Ask Mathematica Anything: Leading and Lagging Indicators of COVID-19 and Public Health

Join Mathematica Senior Statistician Aparna Keshaviah for an informal conversation about the way leading and lagging indicators such as wastewater testing can help predict the spread of COVID-19 and other threats to public health.

Location: Online

Date: Mar 17, 2021 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Lessons from the World’s First Maternal Health Development Impact Bond

The Oxford Government Outcomes Lab (GO Lab) held a webinar on Wednesday, March 17, for the third session of its online convening series, Engaging with Evidence, to learn about new evidence and insights from partners involved in the Utkrisht DIB.

February

Location: Online

Date: Feb 25, 2021 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

The Future of Literacy in Latin America: How Evidence from LAC Reads Can Help Close Early Reading Gaps

USAID and Mathematica convened the global education community for a conversation about the current state of evidence-based education and how insights from the LAC Reads project can help light the path to improving literacy across the LAC region.

Location: Online

Date: Feb 24, 2021 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Supporting Student Engagement in Remote Instruction: Lessons from New Jersey

Join us for a free webinar that will review the collaborative work between REL Mid-Atlantic and the New Jersey Department of Education to better understand the challenges and opportunities of promoting student engagement during the pandemic.

Location: Online

Date: Feb 19, 2021 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

A Fireside Chat About Race, Gender, and Perseverance with Dr. LaVerne H. Council

In celebration of Black History Month, Mathematica’s Black Employee Resource Group is excited and honored to host Dr. LaVerne H. Council for a fireside chat on Friday, February 19.

January

Location: Online

Date: Jan 26, 2021 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Introducing the HomVEE Version 2 Handbook: An Overview of Updated Procedures and Standards for Conducting the Annual Evidence Review

For the first time since its inception, HomVEE has substantially revised several procedures and standards that govern its review.

Location: Online

Date: Jan 14, 2021 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Dive Deep, Explore, and Refine Medicaid Data with Imersis, a New T-MSIS Data Quality Tool from Mathematica and NewWave

State Medicaid programs are under increasing pressure to improve the quality of their Transformed Medicaid Statistical Information System (T-MSIS) data to comply with federal requirements.

Location: Online

Date: Jan 13, 2021 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Evaluating Two-Generation Approaches: Integrating Partnerships and Embedding Equity

Focusing on both parents and children, two-generation programs are designed to improve adults’ earning capacity and enhance life’s opportunities for children who live in poverty.

Location: Online

Date: Jan 12, 2021 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Advancing Understanding of Health Care Delivery Using the AHRQ Compendium of U.S. Health Systems

Mathematica held a webinar to learn more about the Compendium data and linkage files and how this valuable resource can shed light on important policy questions about health systems.