National Advisory Council for Healthcare Research and Quality: July 26

Agenda for the upcoming meeting of the National Advisory Council for Healthcare Research and Quality (NAC).

Date: July 26, 2013
Time: 7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Eisenberg Building Conference Center, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, Maryland. Select for Map and Directions.
Web cast: This meeting will be available by Web cast. To view the meeting, go to http://www.webconferences.com/ahrq.   
Contact: General Information, Jaime Zimmerman, (301) 427-1456; Public Affairs, Alison Hunt, (301) 427-1244.

Agenda

TimeEvent
7:30 - 8:30 amSubcommittee Meeting for National Healthcare Quality Report and National Healthcare Disparities Report
8:30 - 8:35 amCall to Order and Approval of April 12, 2013, Meeting Summary
8:35 - 10:30 amDirector's Update
10:30 - 10:40 amBreak
10:40 - 10:50 amUpdate From Subcommittee on Strategic Direction
10:50 - 11:50 amUpdate on Centers for Education & Research on Therapeutics (CERTS): Overview

Anne Trontell, MD, MPH
Program Director, CERTS
Center for Outcomes and Evidence
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
11:50 am - 12:00 pmPublic Comment
12:00 - 1:00 pmLunch
1:00 - 1:45 pmLevers for Change: National Quality Strategy

Nancy J. Wilson, MD, MPH, BSN
Senior Advisor to the Director
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
1:45 - 2:15 pmPatient and Family Engagement

Jeff Brady, MD, MPH
Captain, U.S. Public Health Service
Associate Director, Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
Lead, Patient Safety Portfolio
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Marjorie Shofer, MBA, RN, BSN
Communications Specialist
Office of Communications and Knowledge Transfer
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
2:15 - 2:30 pmPublic Comment
2:30 - 3:00 pmChairman's Wrap-up and NAC Input
3:00 pmAdjournment
Page last reviewed July 2013
Internet Citation: National Advisory Council for Healthcare Research and Quality: July 26. July 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/nac/2013-07-nac/agenda-072613.html