Dr. Hirsch will discuss her use of Geisinger’s electronic health record data to study the role of the social and physical environment on pediatric obesity and type 2 diabetes, including the impact of these community-level factors on response to treatment. She will present her findings to date and discuss on-going work funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to study drivers of geographic disparities in type 2 diabetes.
Annemarie Hirsch, PhD, MPH
Department of Epidemiology and Health Services Research
Environmental Health Institute
Geisinger Health System
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