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First Meeting of the Committee on Functional Assessment for Adults with Disabilities
Date: December 7, 2017 (10:00 AM Eastern)
The first meeting of the Committee on Functional Assessment for Adults with Disabilities was held in Washington, DC on December 7, 2017.
Making Medicines Affordable: A National Imperative Report Release Event
Date: November 30, 2017 (1:00 PM Eastern)
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will release and discuss the findings of their new affordable drugs report at a National Press Club Headliners Newsmaker this Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 1:00PM in the club’s Fourth Estate.
Financing and Payment Strategies to Support High-Quality Care for People with Serious Illness: A Workshop
Date: November 29, 2017 (8:00 AM Eastern)
This public workshop will examine how various financing and payment approaches can help support delivery of high-quality care for serious illness.
Establishing Effective Patient Navigation Programs in Oncology: A Workshop
Date: November 13, 2017 - November 14, 2017 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The National Cancer Policy Forum will hold a public workshop on November 12-13, 2017 to examine the optimal conditions and components of successful patient navigation programs in oncology.
Meeting #6 - Committee on Improving Health Outcomes for Children with Disabilties
Date: October 20, 2017 - October 21, 2017 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The sixth meeting of the Committee on Improving Health Outcomes for Children with Disabilites was held on October 20-21, 2017.
Graduate Medical Education Outcomes and Metrics - Workshop
Date: October 10, 2017 - October 11, 2017 (7:30 AM Eastern)
This workshop will explore meaningful and measurable outcomes of GME, possible metrics that could be used to track these outcomes, possible mechanisms for collecting, collating, analyzing and reporting this data, and further work to accomplish this ambitious goal.
Meeting #5 - Committee on Improving Health Outcomes for Children with Disabilties
Date: August 16, 2017 - August 17, 2017 (10:00 AM Eastern)
The fifth meeting of the Committee on Improving Health Outcomes for Children with Disabilities was on August 16-17, 2017.
Long-term Survivorship Care after Cancer Treatment: A Workshop
Date: July 24, 2017 - July 25, 2017 (8:00 AM Eastern)
The workshop will examine progress in cancer survivorship care over the past decade and to consider potential actions to improve the planning, management, and delivery of cancer survivorship care.
Improving Diagnosis in Health Care: An Implementation Workshop
Date: July 17, 2017 (7:30 AM Eastern)
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will hold an implementation workshop for the 2015 report, Improving Diagnosis in Health Care, on July 17, 2017. Workshop participants will examine the progress that has been made since the report’s release and discuss additional opportunities to improve diagnosis.
Dissemination Meeting on the Report Series "Accounting for Social Risk Factors in Medicare Payment"
Date: June 13, 2017 (9:00 AM Eastern)
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine hosted a dissemination meeting to discuss the report series Accounting for Social Risk Factors in Medicare Payment.