Abt Associates: Bold thinkers driving real-world impact
The College for Behavioral Health Leadership 2014 Summit will tackle big policy questions about how behavioral health will fit into health care going forward. Specifically, Abt Associates’ staff and others at the summit will discuss how to serve an increasingly diverse population, the influence of technology, how consumer and clinician roles are evolving, and other issues. Attendees will participate in working groups and produce reports.
Abt-related presentations include: “Practice Transformation as Litmus Test: Skills Development, Information and Infrastructure,” with Trudi Carter, MD, CMO, LA Care; Danna Mauch, PhD, Abt Associates, Boston; Gilbert Newman, PhD, Dean, Wright School of Psychology, Berkeley, CA. Facilitator: Tomas Moran, CEO, Health Metrics Systems, formerly Senior Director of Quality and Planning, Palo Alto Medical Foundation Palo Alto, California
Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research, evaluation and program implementation in the fields of health, social and environmental policy, and international development. Known for its rigorous approach to solving complex challenges, Abt Associates is regularly ranked as one of the top 20 global research firms and one of the top 40 international development innovators. The company has multiple offices in the U.S. and program offices in more than 40 countries.