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Robin Yabroff, PhD, MBA │ Work-in-Progress Research Seminar

June 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

CHIBE, PC3I, and CCP Hybrid Research Seminar

Robin Yabroff, PhD, MBA, Epidemiologist and Scientific Vice President, Health Services Research at the American Cancer Society

June 23, 2022 | 12:00-1:00 PM EST | 1104 Blockley Hall or https://pennmedicine.zoom.us/j/95270448165

Medical Financial Hardship Among Cancer Survivors in the US

Co-sponsored with the Penn Center for Cancer Care Innovation and Abramson Cancer Center’s Cancer Control Program (CCP) 

Attending in person? 1104 Blockley Hall is located at 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA, 19104; Grab and go box lunches will be available

Masking: While you are *not required* to wear a mask per current university guidelines, we generally try to observe “If one of us has a reason, we all have a reason” for masking and ask others to do so, when they can.

Attending virtually? Click the following link to join at noon EST on 6/23: https://pennmedicine.zoom.us/j/95270448165

About Dr. Yabroff:

Dr. Robin Yabroff is an epidemiologist and Scientific Vice President, Health Services Research at the American Cancer Society.  She joined conducts research on financial hardship and the economic burden of cancer; patterns of cancer care, including high cost prescription drugs; health insurance benefit design; and patient, provider, and system factors associated with quality and value of cancer care.  Dr. Yabroff has more than 20 years of health services research experience and has held positions within the Office of Health Policy, Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) in the US Department of Health and Human Services, the Health Services and Economics Branch of the National Cancer Institute, and the faculty of the Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University.

She earned her PhD in epidemiology from the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health and received an MBA from the University of Rochester.   She has Adjunct positions in the Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University and Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University. Dr. Yabroff has co-authored over 250 peer-reviewed journal articles, editorials, and book chapters.  She is a frequent speaker at national and international scientific meetings and serves as an Associate Editor for the Journal of the National Cancer Institute and member of the Editorial Board of the JCO Oncology Practice and the Journal of Cancer Survivorship.



June 23
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


1104 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA United States
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