Your Health: Fact, Not Fiction
8:00 -- 9:00am CONFERENCE REGISTRATION
9:00 -- 9:30am CONFERENCE WELCOME
John Whyte, MD, Chief Medical Expert, Discovery Channel
9:30 -- 11:30am BREAK-OUT SESSIONS
What Screening Tests Are Best?
Presented by Doug Paauw, MD, MACP
How to live (and want) to be 100!
Presented by John Whyte, MD, FACP
The Truth About Some Medical Interventions: What's Needed and What's Not
Presented by Daisy Smith, MD, FACP
NOTE: The above three presentations will be given in each room of the breakout rooms. Please remain in the room you are directed to. The presenters will move from room to room. There will be 10-minute breaks between presentations.
11:30am -- Noon CLOSING SESSION
John Santa, MD, Director of the Health Ratings Center, Consumer Reports
* Program of events are subject to change.
When & Where
Consumer Reports Health & American College of Physicians
Consumer Reports Health educates and empowers consumers to make more informed health-care decisions and helps change the health-care market, by providing consumer-friendly comparisons of health products and services and communicating with diverse consumers about their options.
The American College of Physicians is a national organization of internal medicine physicians who treat adults across the spectrum from health to complex illness. The High Value Care initiative provides recommendations to physicians and patients on how to pursue care together in order to improve health, avoid harm, and eliminate wasteful practices.