NSF’s Big Idea Initiative Gallery

Work at the Human-Technology Frontier: One of NSF’s Big Ideas for Future Investment On May 4, 2017, CHAS was pleased to host Dr. Fay Lomax Cook for an invite-only event. Dr. Cook is the Assistant Director at the National Science Foundation, the Director for the...

Social Work & Health Convening (2017)

On January 9, 2017, the 2017 Social Work & Health Convening: State of Our Knowledge, State of Our Training brought together a diverse set of participants from social work research, education, policy, and practice who are involved in building capacity of social...

Big Data in Health Workshop

Big Data in Health Workshop Supported by the University of Chicago’s Big Ideas Generator (BIG), the Center for Health Administration Studies (CHAS) was proud to co-host, along with the Computation Institute (CI), a workshop for primarily UChicago faculty...

CHAS 50th Anniversary

CHAS 50th Anniversary “Going to the University of Chicago led to the university assuming the assets and liabilities of the Health Information Foundation (that ultimately resulted in) a fund of about a million dollars, which did not escape the notice of the...