IMPAQ Your Week - July 11, 2016

Monday, July 11, 2016



Project Updates

IMPAQ’s report, Judicial Effectiveness Index of Bosnia and Herzegovina (JEI-BiH): Methodology and 2015 Results, has been published by the High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the highest judicial institution of the country which appoints all judges and prosecutors.

Daniel Weinberg’s AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting poster presentation on the State Health Practice Databases for Research has been included on the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Strategic Coordination – The Common Fund health economics program highlights web page.

Publications & Presentations

On Thursday, Kris-Stella Trump is presenting “What should we expect awareness of income inequality to lead to?” at the Annual Meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology in Warsaw, Poland.

Whitney Stewart’s presentation has been accepted at the American Psychological Association (APA) Annual Conference in Denver from August 4-7. Whitney is one of three speakers and their symposium is titled “Responding to Disasters — Culture and Communication.” Whitney will be discussing “Cultural Considerations for Behavioral Health Professionals in the Aftermath of Disasters.”

Ilene Harris’s publication “Adherence to Maintenance Medications Among Older Adults with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: The Role of Depression” was referenced in the ATS Morning Minute. Ilene co-authored the publication with peers from the University of Maryland, Johns Hopkins University, and the University of Florida.

Staff Accolades

Congratulations to IMPAQ Strategy Managing Director Sam Walters, who received his Certified Association Executive (CAE) designation from the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE).


In this week’s IMPAQ On Site, we look back at the AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting in Boston, MA.

Upcoming Conferences Ticker

Mousumi Sarkar to present at the DC-AAPOR Conference Preview/Review, July 18, Washington, DC. IMPAQ is also a Gold Sponsor.

Alisu Schoua-Glusberg and Mousumi Sarkar to present at the 3MC International Conference, July 25-29, Chicago, IL. IMPAQ will also exhibit and sponsor.

Whitney Stewart to present at the American Psychological Association (APA) Annual Conference, August 4-7, Denver, CO.

IMPAQ Strategy will exhibit at the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Annual Meeting & Expo, August 13-16, Salt Lake City, UT.

Minh Huynh to present at the 22nd Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Special Interest Group on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (SIGKDD) International Conference, August 13-17, San Francisco, CA.