• Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 11:00am

    Join us for the Land O'Lakes Company Spotlight Event! Meet Land O'Lakes representatives, including recruiters and alumni, for food and networking in the Carlson School Atrium. Also, a chance to win great prizes!

  • Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 3:30pm

    Risk adjustment of payments is becoming an increasingly important issue for Medicare along several dimensions. This presentation will discuss historical risk-adjustment approaches used by Medicare when paying contracting health plans and current issues concerning risk adjustment of payment for Medicare Advantage plans.

    Jon Christianson received his Ph.D. in economics from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. During his career, he has authored ten books and over 200 journal articles and book chapters, been a consultant to numerous private and public sector organizations, and served on several editorial boards. In 1995, he coauthored a paper that received the Annual Research Award of the National Institute for Health Care Management, and in 2007 he chaired AcademyHealth’s annual research meeting. From 1998-2000, Professor Christianson served on the Subcommittee on Maximizing the Value of Health Investments, Committee on Quality of Health Care in America, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences, and from 2010-2012 he was a member of the IOM’s Geographic Adjustment Factors in Medicare Payment Committee. Currently, he serves on the IOM’s Board on Health Care Services and is Vice-Chair of the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission.

    Professor Christianson’s recent research and teaching have focused on measurement and reporting of provider performance, physician payment arrangements, health care purchasers, and the health insurance industry. He teaches graduate courses on the health care system and on health care purchasers and health insurers.

  • Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 4:00pm

    The Carlson MBA is pleased to partner with The MBA Tour for the fair in Chennai. We would love the opportunity to meet with you at the fair to discuss your educational goals. We look forward to meeting you at the fair.

    RSVPs are requested.

  • Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 4:00pm
  • Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 6:00pm

    Do you plan on taking the GMAT or the GRE? Are you interested in receiving test taking strategies and tips to improve your score? Would you like to learn more about the MBA programs at the Carlson School of Management? Join us Wednesday, October 1 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at our GMAT/GRE preparation event.

    This session will be conducted by an experienced instructor from Kaplan Test Prep. You will have the chance to review the format of the exam, discuss practice questions, and learn test preparation strategies.

    Program materials, food, and drinks will be provided. Everyone in attendance will be entered to win a free GMAT or GRE prep course from Kaplan Test Prep!

    RSVPs are requested: