Systems Approaches for Improving Health Innovation Collaborative

When: December 14, 2012 (9:00 AM Eastern)
Where: National Academy of Sciences Building (Lecture Room) • 2101 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20418

Topics Health Care Workforce, Health Services, Coverage, and Access, Quality and Patient Safety, Public Health
Activity: Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care
Board: HMD Executive Office

At this kick-off meeting, participants will:

  1. Engage leaders from engineering and health care for practical systems-based approaches to achieve best care at lower cost.
  2. Identify lessons learned to date in applying engineering principles to health care.
  3. Provide observations and insights for the Moore Foundation-supported Hopkins-based ICU patient safety project.
  4. Consider priority issues, opportunities, and needs in systems approaches for health.
  5. Identify specific projects where collaborative action would advance the field.

This meeting is in collaboration with the National Academy of Engineering. If you are interested in attending as an observer, please contact Valerie Rohrbach at

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