The 8th annual retreat of the Penn-CMU Roybal Center on Behavioral Economics and Health will take place in Cape May, New Jersey's historic Congress Hall on October 1 and 2, 2015. The country's largest health-related center of behavioral economics research, the Roybal brings together academic experts from Penn's LDI Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics (CHIBE) in Philadelphia, and Carnegie Mellon University's Center for Behavioral Decision Research (CBDR) in Pittsburgh to foster the translation of behavioral economic theories to improve health-promoting behaviors and health care delivery in older adults.
The Annual UPENN LDI CHIBE Behavioral Economics and Health Symposium will take place on the University of Pennsylvania campus in Philadelphia on December 10-11, 2015. This year will mark the fifth year return of the symposium, hosted by the LDI Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics (CHIBE). With the generous support of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Donaghue Foundation, the symposium will bring together academic, business and government experts from around the country to discuss the field's latest findings and to establish goals for advancing the field forward.