2020 Behavioral Science and Health Symposium
December 3 - December 4
The Center for Health Incentives & Behavioral Economics’ (CHIBE) 10th Annual Behavioral Health and Science Symposium will be held virtually this year on December 3, 2020, from 1-5:45 PM ET and on December 4, 2020, from 1-5 PM ET.
We are excited to welcome as our keynote speakers: Emily Oster, PhD, Professor of Economics at Brown University; and Tali Sharot, PhD, Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London. We will also have a thought leader interview with Richard H. Thaler, PhD, the Charles R. Walgreen Distinguished Service Professor of Behavioral Science & Economics, Chicago Booth School of Business. All three of our guests this year are also authors.
If you are on Twitter, please follow along with our coverage and use the hashtag #BEandHealth20.
Thank you to our steering committee members: Alison Buttenheim, PhD, MBA, Katy Milkman, PhD; and Kevin Volpp, MD, PhD (University of Pennsylvania); Gretchen Chapman, PhD (Carnegie Mellon University); Ayelet Fishbach, PhD (University of Chicago); and Justin Sydnor, PhD (University of Wisconsin-Madison).
Find the 2020 Behavioral Science and Health Symposium agenda below.
|December 3, 2020|
|1:00-1:10 pm||Welcome Remarks|
|1:10-1:55 pm||Keynote Talk: Emily Oster, Professor of Economics at Brown University –“Selection and the Limits of Observational Data: Vitamins and Breastfeeding”
|1:55 – 2:45 pm||Research Session A – Talks & TalkBack
|2:45 – 3:00 pm||Break|
|3:00 – 4:15 pm||Research Session B (7-minute Flash Presentations; 7-minute Audience Q&A)
|4:15 – 4:30 pm||Break|
|4:30 – 5:05 pm||Research Session C – Talk & TalkBack
|5:05-5:45 pm||Virtual Cocktail Reception|
|December 4, 2020|
|1:00-1:10 pm||Welcome Back Remarks|
|1:10-1:55 pm||Keynote Talk: Tali Sharot, Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London –“What People Want to Know in Health and Disease”
|1:55 – 2:45 pm||Research Session D – Talks & TalkBack
|2:45 – 3:00 pm||Break|
|3:00 – 4:00 pm||Research Session E (7-minute flash presentations; 7-minute Audience Q&A)
|4:00-4:05 pm||Closing Remarks|
|4:05-4:15 pm||Break; transition to new link|
|4:15 – 5:00 pm||Interview with Richard Thaler, Charles R. Walgreen Distinguished Service Professor of Behavioral Science & Economics, Chicago Booth School of Business