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2011 RESEARCH & POLICY FORUM Patients and Evidence: Making Decisions in Genuine Partnership

The Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM (EST)

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You can access the webcast at http://www.informedmedicaldecisions.org/live

Please join us as health care experts, front-line clinicians, and patients  present their unique perspectives on shared decision making—its value, ethical basis, and implementation—at this day-long gathering in Washington, DC.

The webcast will be live throughout the day.  See below for the full agenda, and join for as much as you like!

For those of you interested in following along on Twitter, the hashtag for the meeting is #rpforum




Morning Session I, 8:30am - 10:30am

8:30-9:15

The Role of the Patient’s Voice in Improving the Quality of Health Care

Michael Barry

President, Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making


9:15-9:45

More Health Care Isn’t Always Better

Lauran Neergaard

Medical Writer, Associated Press


9:45-10:30

Striving for Balance in Cancer Screening News

Gary Schwitzer

Publisher, HealthNewsReview.org


 

Morning Session II, 10:45am - 12:15pm

10:45-11:30

The Cycle of Cardiac Care and the Uninformed Patient 

Shannon Brownlee

Senior Research FellowNew America Foundation

 

11:30-12:15

Honoring the Informed Choices of Patients at the End of Life 

Joanne Lynn

Author of Improving Care for the End of Life: A Sourcebook for Health Care Managers and Clinicians


 

Afternoon Session I, 1:30pm - 3:30pm

1:30-2:15

Informed and Shared Decision Making is for Everyone

Jack Fowler

Senior Scientific Advisor, Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making


2:15-4:00

Shared Decision Making in Primary Care

Richard Wexler

Director of Patient Support Strategies, Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making  

 

A Care Setting Experience with Shared Decision Making

David Swieskowski

Chief Executive Officer, Mercy Clinics, Inc.

Des Moines, Iowa

 

Kelly Taylor

Clinic Director of Quality Improvement, Mercy Clinics, Inc.

Des Moines, Iowa


 

Afternoon Session II, 4:00pm - 4:30pm

4:00-4:30

Policy Directives to Support Shared Decision Making 

Michael Barry

President, Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making


 

 
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Wednesday, January 26, 2011 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM (EST)


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The Foundation for Informed Medical Decision Making

The mission of the Foundation is to inform and amplify the patient's voice in health care decisions. The Foundation is a non-profit organization leading changes to advance research, policy, and clinical models to ensure that patients understand their choices and have the information they need to make sound  medical decisions.

 

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