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Become a Member of the ReACH Center

Do you have an interest in the health of San Antonio and the South Texas region?  We invite faculty, staff, students to become members of the ReACH Center.  Membership is free provides the opportunity to get involved with shaping the future of population health, clinical and translational research in South Texas!  For more information and to sign up click here!

ReACH Assistant/ Associate/Professor Opening

Please visit our Job Opportunities page for more information about this exciting opportunity! 

ReACH Center Population Health Postdoctoral Fellowship

With funding from the UT System Collaborative on Population Health Innovation and Improvement and the Center for Research to Advance Community Health (ReACH), UT Health San Antonio is creating a new 2-year post-doctoral fellowship in population health. Eligible applicants are individuals who have received a doctoral degree and who are pursuing additional research and training in order to have better skills to pursue a career in academia, research or any other field.  For more information click here.

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San Antonio, TX

78229

 

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Administrative Databases

Helen Parsons, Principle Investigator:

09/20/2012-09/19/2013

National Cancer Institute
Augmenting SEER Treatment Data with Medicare Claims
The purpose of this project is to (a) provide NCI and SEER registries with expertise in determining specific treatments in the Medicare claims data through identification of billing for treatment and treatment administration codes, (b) provide guidance on how to replicate the treatment definitions currently used in SEER as closely as possible with the claims data, and (c) consult with SEER registries on the development of algorithms to identify and classify treatment information from SEER- MEDICARE data.