Wennberg International Collaborative Fall Meeting 2023 (Pisa)

September 13-15, 2023  |   Pisa, Italy

Event Details


September 13-15, 2023


Pisa, Italy

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About the meeting

The 2023 Fall Meeting took place at Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna in Pisa, Italy. This meeting marked the 10th fall research meeting held since the WIC’s inception in 2010 and was hosted in collaboration with the Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies and the Management Healthcare Laboratory. The meeting featured an international forum of academic researchers, policy makers, clinicians, and health care change agents interested in the causes and consequences of unwarranted variations in health care utilization and outcomes and how these variations may be reduced. To learn more, please consult the conference website as well as this formal invitation from the meeting organizers.


This year’s themes are:

  • Warranted and unwarranted variation in the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Health care atlases – future prospects
  • Novel data and data linkage methods for health care evaluation
  • Economic analysis of unwarranted variation examining prices, spending and costs (including travel times)
  • Systemic causes and remedies to unwarranted variation
  • General category for innovative research in population-based health care measurement of variation

The deadline to submit abstracts has passed.

Conference Materials

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Conference Presentations

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About the sponsors

Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies

Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies is a public university institute – with special autonomy – working in the field of applied sciences: Economics and Management, Law, Political Sciences, Agricultural Sciences and Plant Biotechnology, Medicine, and Industrial and Information Engineering. The School promotes the internationalization of didactics and research with innovative paths in the fields of university education, scientific research and advanced training.

Management and Healthcare Laboratory (MeS)

The Management and Healthcare Laboratory (MeS), led by prof. Milena Vainieri and established in December 2004 by prof. Sabina Nuti, is part of Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies’s Institute of Management. The research team is composed by professors, assistant professors, post-docs, technicians, collaborators, PhD students.

Wennberg International Collaborative

The collaborative was founded in 2010 with the goal to accelerate research into the causes and consequences of unwarranted health care variation across regions and providers.

Contact Us

Please email wennberg.collaborative@dartmouth.edu with any questions or to be added to our mailing list.

Sunset view of Leaning Tower of Pisa and Cathedral, Tuscany, Italy
Institute of Management - Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies - Pisa