The Blue Cottage Blog

Research. Evidence. Action. Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to deliver a keynote in Ireland at the Health Research Board’s (HRB) Grant Holders Conference (link to keynote video is below). HRB’s vision is Healthy people through excellent research and applied knowledge and their mission is To improve people’s health and to enhance healthcare delivery. As a major funder, supporter, and leader in the creation and dissemination of health research in Ireland, HRB supports excellent research to generate relevant knowledge and promote its application in policy and practice.

Four emerging investigators with HRB-funded grants were invited to give 5-7 – Read More –

As part of the recent Griffith Leadership Center Symposium hosted by University of Michigan School of Public Health, Juliet Rogers gave a talk focused on design thinking for healthcare change agents. 

Source: Russell Video

The recent bomb explosions that took place in Seaside Park, New Jersey, and the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan, New York, immediately provided many people with reason for pause and feelings of great concern. The next day, Rebekah Gregory was scheduled to fly to Orlando to speak at the Healthcare Facilities Symposium Conference early that Monday morning. Although these bombings conjured up difficult memories for her, she pulled herself together and boarded a plane to Orlando.
The conference started as most do with check-in, review of event guides, schedules, catching up with colleagues at the networking breakfast, and heading to hear the keynote – Read More –