Poster Information

AHRQ 2011 Annual Conference

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's (AHRQ's) fifth annual conference was held September 18-21, 2011, in Bethesda, MD. A listing of extramural and intramural poster sessions from the conference is below.

Accepted Posters

Presenting AuthorOrganizationAbstract Title
Heather AngierOregon Health & Science UniversityThe Changing Landscape of Health Insurance Coverage in the United States for Low-Income Families, 2002-2008
William G. AdamsBoston UniversityThe Personal Health Partner: Automated Assessment and Counseling Before RHCM Visits for Better, Safer Pediatric Primary Care
Kathleen AbrahamsonWestern Kentucky UniversityLessons Learned From an Innovative Grassroots Approach to Nursing Facility Performance-Based Incentives
Alexander F ArriagaHarvard School of Public HealthCrisis Checklists for the Operating Room: Initial Phases of Randomized Testing
Joy BasuAgency for Healthcare Research and QualityPreventable Hospitalizations and the Role of Medicare Managed Care: A Small Area Analysis of Changes Over Time in U.S. States
Joy BasuAgency for Healthcare Research and QualityRacial and Ethnic Disparities and Preventable Hospitalization Rates: A Long-Run View Using Small Area Analysis
Anthony E. Brown, Valory PavlikBaylor College of MedicineUsing the Electronic Health Record to Improve Transfer of Medical Information After a Primary Care Office Visit
Fran ChevarleyAgency for Healthcare Research and QualityAn Evaluation of the Collection and Production of Medical Condition Estimates From the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey
Elizabeth L. CieminsBillings Clinic Center for Clinical Translation ResearchUsing Health Information Technology to Improve Care Transitions for the Medically Complex Patient in Rural Montana
Rena ContiUniversity of ChicagoThe Effect of FDA Advisories on Branded Pharmaceutical Firm's Valuations and Promotional Efforts
Brian CurrieMontefiore Medical CenterPrevalence of Carbapenemase Producing Klebsiella Pneumoniae Colonization at an Academic Medical Center in New York City
Anuj K. DalalBrigham and Women's HospitalImpact of an Automated Email Notification System for Results of Tests Pending at Discharge
Linda DimitropoulosRTI InternationalTechnical Assistance for Health IT and Health Information Exchange in Medicaid and CHIP: Coordination and Collaboration
David A. Dorr, Gwenivere OlsenOregon Health & Science UniversityEffect of a Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Care Coordination to Pay-for-Performance Reimbursement in Primary Care
Denise DoughertyAgency for Healthcare Research and QualityChild and Adolescent Health Care Quality in the CHIPRA Era: Are We Improving?
Jason M. Etchegaray, Eric Thomas, Madelene OttosenThe University of Texas Medical School at Houston and The University of Texas at Houston—Memorial Hermann Center for Healthcare QualityError Disclosure: A New Domain for Assessing Safety Culture
Joe FinkelsteinThe Johns Hopkins Medical InstitutionsDeveloping Community-Engaged Infrastructure for Interactive Health Education in Seniors
Raymond Garza, Stella LopezThe University of Texas at San AntonioPero Mami, Ya No Quiero Estar Gordito. A Qualitative Approach to Promoting Healthy Eating Among Hispanic Youth
Lee A. GreenUniversity of MichiganAnd Now for Something Completely Different: Naturalistic Decision-Making Methods for Understanding and Supporting Practice Change
Michael HarrisonAgency for Healthcare Research and QualityOrganizational Transformation: A Systematic Review of Empirical Research in Health Care and Other Industries
Ann HendrichAscension HealthHealing Without Harm: A Multi-Site Demonstration Project to Develop New Models for Medical Liability and Improve Patient Safety
Jane L. Holl, Anna TorricelliNorthwestern UniversityIn Situ Simulation: Measuring and Improving Communication and Team Performance
Mark C. HornbrookCenter for Health ResearchTwelve Years of Collaboration: The Centers for Education and Research on Therapeutics (CERTs)
Amy IrwinDenver Health Medical CenterReducing Inappropriate Prescribing of Antibiotics by Primary Care Clinicians: Observations From Diverse Primary Care Clinics
Cara B. LitvinMedical University of South CarolinaUtility of a Clinical Decision Support Tool to Promote Judicious Use of Antibodies for Acute Respiratory Tract Infections in Primary Care
Tania Lourenco, Bill LaurenceAgency for Healthcare Research and QualityTranslation of Comparative Effectiveness Research—Conceptual Framework to Guide Policymakers
John Lynch, Mary MastersConnecticut Center for Primary CareMethods for Integrating CER and Clinical Decision Support for Better Patient Care
Elizabeth A. MartinezMassachusetts General HospitalA Descriptive Analysis of the Organization of Care in Cardiac Surgical Intensive Care Units in the United States
Kenneth John McConnellOregon Health & Science UniversityManagement Practices and the Quality of Care in Cardiac Units
Kenneth McConnochieUniversity of Rochester Medical CenterAttitudes and Perceptions of Key Stakeholders that Facilitate and Impede Implementation of Telemedicine for Acute Illness in Children
Kathryn McDonaldCenter for Health Policy and Center for Primary Care and Outcomes ResearchSelected Measures Proposed for Primary Care Practice Accountability or Recognition
Timothy B. McDonaldUniversity of Illinois at Chicago Institute for Patient Safety ExcellenceThe Seven Pillars Approach to Adverse Events: Effect on Patient Safety and Medical Liability
Shyam MisraAgency for Healthcare Research and QualityPatient-Centered Care From Patients' Perspectives
Annie LeBlancMayo ClinicTranslation of Comparative Effectiveness of Depression Medications Into Practice: Development of the Depression Choice Decision Aid
Susan MooreDenver HealthPromoting Chronic Disease Management Through Mobile Technology
Daniel MurphyHouston Michael E. Debakey VA Medical CenterUsing Electronic Triggers to Automatically Identify Patients at Risk for Diagnostic Delays in Prostate and Colorectal Cancers
Flory L. NkoyUniversity of Utah School of MedicineImproving and Sustaining the Quality of Care for Children Hospitalized With Asthma
Teryl K. NuckolsUniversity of California, Los AngelesThe Effect of Quality of Care on Costs: A Conceptual Framework
Cindy Parks Thomas Brandeis UniversityElectronic Prescribing of Controlled Medications: Results of a Demonstration Project
Denise PayanRAND CorporationImproving Preventive Breast Cancer Risk Communication Strategies With Latinas: Integrating the Evidence With Community Perspectives
Neda RatanawogsaUniversity of California, San FranciscoLanguage-Concordant Self-Management Support Using HIT Is Associated With Improved Quality of Life and Function in a Medicaid Population: The SMART Steps Program
Lisa RosenbergerNORC at the University of ChicagoQuality Oral Health Care in Medicaid Through Health IT
Monika SaffordThe University of Alabama at BirminghamInitiation of Biologic DMARDs and the Risk of Hospitalization for Infection in Patients With Autoimmune Diseases
Ian J. SaldanhaJohns Hopkins UniversityIdentification of Future Research Needs: Methods of a Pilot Study
Kathleen R. StevensThe University of Texas Health Science Center at San AntonioBuilding Capacity for Research in Improvement Science
George StukenborgUniversity of Virginia School of MedicineHospital Mortality Risk Adjustment for Heart Failure Patients Using Present on Admission Diagnoses: Improved Classification and Calibration
Ali TehraniJohns Hopkins Medical Institutions20-Year Summary of U.S. Malpractice Claims for Diagnostic Errors From 1985-2005
Ying TianAgency for Healthcare Research and QualityHow Criterion Scores Influence the Overall Impact Score for AHRQ Peer-Reviewed Grant Applications Reviewed by the Health Care System Research Study Section of DSR/OEREP
Jennifer TjiaUniversity of Massachusetts Medical SchoolUse of Questionably Beneficial Medications by Nursing Home Residents With Advanced Dementia
Rebecca TrockiAgency for Healthcare Research and QualityChanging Response to AHRQ's Funding Opportunity Announcements
Herb WongAgency for Healthcare Research and QualityDuration of Patients' Visits to the Emergency Department
Herb WongAgency for Healthcare Research and QualityCharacteristics of Homeless and Non-Homeless Individuals Using Inpatient and Emergency Department Services
Li ZhouPartners Healthcare/Harvard Medical SchoolImproving Medication Reconciliation Using Natural Language Processing
Marc ZodetAgency for Healthcare Research and QualityDeterminants of Utilization and Expenditures for Episodes of Chiropractic Therapy Among Adults

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Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: Poster Information: AHRQ 2011 Annual Conference. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/conference/2011/posters11.html