Events and Conferences (2021)

December

Location: Online

Date: Dec 06, 2021 9:30 a.m. -
Dec 09, 2021 6:30 p.m.

QCIT Observer 4-Day Virtual Training

QCIT observer certification training consists of four consecutive days of online training with additional online activities before and after the trainer-led component. Trainees will have the opportunity to pass a video-based certification exam.

November

Location: Online

Date: Nov 15, 2021 10:00 a.m. -
Nov 18, 2021 7:00 p.m.

QCIT Observer 4-Day Virtual Training

QCIT observer certification training consists of four consecutive days of online training with additional online activities before and after the trainer-led component. Trainees will have the opportunity to pass a video-based certification exam.

October

Location: Online

Date: Oct 15, 2021 1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

KEEP Fathers Engaged Project: Advancing Equity in Fatherhood Programs

Mathematica hosted a webinar on anti-bias and anti-racism strategies that human services programs serving fathers have used to build a culture of inclusivity and better engage and meet the needs of fathers.

September

Location: Online

Date: Sep 29, 2021 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Supporting Families: Community Forum on Findings from the 2015 Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood Grants

Join the Administration for Children and Families and Mathematica for a community forum that will highlight the latest evidence about healthy marriage and responsible fatherhood programs.

Location: Online

Date: Sep 23, 2021

Implementing High-Quality Primary Care in California: A Policy Roundtable

Mathematica held a webinar for a brief overview of the national consensus recommendations and a panel discussion with California health care experts about how to strengthen primary care in the Golden State.

Location: Online

Date: Sep 15, 2021 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

The Vital Role of Health Care Payers in Addressing Social Determinants of Health to Advance Equity

More and more, policymakers recognize that effectively addressing patients’ social needs (such as housing instability or lack of access to healthy food) is essential to advancing health equity, improving population health, and managing health care costs.

August

Location: Online

Date: Aug 24, 2021 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Expanding Work-Based Learning and Transition Opportunities: Lessons from Vermont

Join Mathematica’s Center for Studying Disability Policy for a webinar on lessons learned from Vermont’s Linking Learning to Careers initiative that can inform how other programs enhance their transition programs.

July

Location: Online

Date: Jul 29, 2021 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Centering Equity in the Development of Federal Policies and Evaluations

Improving the well-being of marginalized and underserved communities requires changing the systems, structures, and policies that create inequities.

June

Location: Online

Date: Jun 16, 2021

Experiences with We Grow Together, a Professional Development System to Support Caregiver-Child Interactions for Infants and Toddlers

This June 2021 webinar with Mathematica's partners at Zero to Three provides insights on We Grow Together (WGT), a professional development system designed to support caregiver-child interactions for infants and toddlers.

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.

Location: Online

Date: Jun 03, 2021 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Strengthening the Direct Care Workforce: Scaling Up and Sustaining Strategies That Work

The workforce that provides care to frail older adults and people with disabilities face extraordinary challenges, especially during the pandemic. Learn about evidence-based solutions that can strengthening the direct care workforce and how to expand these efforts.

May

Location: Online

Date: May 19, 2021 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Lessons Learned and Methodological Insights from LAC Reads to Improve Education Evaluations

Launched in 2012, LAC Reads was an ambitious initiative led by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and a host of partners to generate and use evidence about what works to address the early literacy crisis across much of Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC).

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 shared a suite of new tools and resources that distill practical lessons from a vast body of research on place-based systems change.

Location: Online

Date: May 18, 2021 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Designing Agricultural Development Projects to Empower Women: A Conversation with Agnes Quisumbing

Women play an important role in nutrition-sensitive agricultural projects, and we need to learn more about the impact these projects have on improving women’s empowerment and gender equality.

March

Location: Online

Date: Mar 25, 2021 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 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 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 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 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.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 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 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 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 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 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 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 8:00 p.m. - 9:30 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 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 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 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 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 8:00 p.m. - 9:30 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.