Research Summit: Improving Diagnosis in Health Care: Agenda

September 28, 2016
8:30am – 5:00pm

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Time Event Speaker
8:00-8:30 am Registration  
8:30-9:30 am Introduction & State of AHRQ (PDF File, 410 KB)

Improving the Safety and Quality of Health Care: The Impact of the National Academy of Medicine on Research and Collaboration (PDF File, 4.43 MB)

Andy Bindman, MD
Director, AHRQ

Victor Dzau, MD
President, National Academy of Medicine

9:30-11:00 am Setting the Stage: What We Know About Improving Diagnosis
   Overview of Diagnostic Safety and Plans for Today (PDF File, 838 KB) Jeffrey Brady, MD
AHRQ
   Milestones Along the Path to Improved Diagnosis (PDF File, 1.14 MB) Mark Graber, MD
Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine
   Why Is Improving Diagnosis Important? Physician and Patient Perspectives (PDF File, 1.23 MB) Gordon Schiff, MD
Brigham & Women’s Hospital
Morning Plenary: Improving Diagnosis in Health Care – From Concept to Action (YouTube, 2 hours 13 min. 26 sec.) Andy Bindman, MD
Director, AHRQ
11:00-11:15 am Break  
11:15 am-12:45 pm Breakout SessionsFirst Run

   A. Use of Data and Measurement in Improving Diagnostic Safety

  • Brady Presentation (PDF File, 308 KB)
  • Newman-Toker Presentation (PDF File, 436 KB)
  • Singh Presentation (PDF File, 625 KB)
Moderator: Jeffrey Brady, MD, AHRQ

David Newman-Toker, MD, PhD
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Hardeep Singh, MD, MPH
Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine

   B. Health IT’s Role in Diagnostic Safety

  • Dymek Presentation (PDF File, 1.71 MB)
  • Adelman Presentation (PDF File, 2.06 MB)
  • Carayon Presentation (PDF File, 743 KB)
Moderator: Chris Dymek, EdD, AHRQ

Jason Adelman, MD, MS
Columbia University Medical Center

Pascale Carayon, PhD
University of Wisconsin-Madison

   C. How Organizational Factors Impact Diagnostic Safety

  • Harrison Presentation (PDF File, 228 KB)
  • Goeschel Presentation (PDF File, 1.18 MB)
  • McDonald Presentation (PDF File, 367 KB)
Moderator: Sharon Arnold, PhD
Deputy Director, AHRQ

Michael Harrison, PhD, AHRQ

Christine Goeschel, ScD, MPA, MPS, RN
MedStar Health

Kathryn McDonald, MM/MBA
Stanford University

Breakout 1 (morning): Use of Data and Measurement in Reducing Error (YouTube, 1 hour 30 min. 27 sec.) Jeffrey Brady, MD
AHRQ
12:45-1:30 pm Break—Box Lunch  
1:30-3:00 pm Breakout SessionsSecond Run

   A. Use of Data and Measurement in Improving Diagnostic Safety

  • Brady Presentation (PDF File, 308 KB)
  • Newman-Toker Presentation (PDF File, 436 KB)
  • Singh Presentation (PDF File, 625 KB)
Moderator: Jeffrey Brady, MD, AHRQ

David Newman-Toker, MD, PhD
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Hardeep Singh, MD, MPH
Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine

   B. Health IT’s Role in Diagnostic Safety

  • Dymek Presentation (PDF File, 1.71 MB)
  • Adelman Presentation (PDF File, 2.06 MB)
  • Carayon Presentation (PDF File, 743 KB)
Moderator: Chris Dymek, EdD, AHRQ

Jason Adelman, MD, MS
Columbia University Medical Center

Pascale Carayon, PhD
University of Wisconsin-Madison

   C. How Organizational Factors Impact Diagnostic Safety

  • Harrison Presentation (PDF File, 228 KB)
  • Goeschel Presentation (PDF File, 1.18 MB)
  • McDonald Presentation (PDF File, 367 KB)
Moderator: Sharon Arnold, PhD
Deputy Director, AHRQ

Michael Harrison, PhD, AHRQ

Christine Goeschel, ScD, MPA, MPS, RN
MedStar Health

Kathryn McDonald, MM/MBA
Stanford University

Breakout 2 (afternoon): Use of Data and Measurement in Reducing Error (YouTube, 1 hour 16 min. 19 sec.) Jeffrey Brady, MD
AHRQ
3:00-3:15 pm Break  
3:15-4:30 pm Highlights from Breakout Sessions Andy Bindman, MD

David Hunt, MD
Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology

Shari Ling, MD
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Lucy Savitz, PhD, MBA
Intermountain Healthcare

Helen Haskell, MA
Mothers Against Medical Error and Consumers Advancing Patient Safety

Afternoon Plenary: Improving Diagnosis in Health Care - From Concept to Action (YouTube, 1 hour 22 min. 14 sec.) Andy Bindman, MD
Director, AHRQ
4:30-5:00 pm Where Do We Go From Here? (PDF File, 189 KB) Paul Epner, MBA, MEd
The Coalition to Improve Diagnosis

 

Page last reviewed August 2017
Page originally created August 2016
Internet Citation: Research Summit: Improving Diagnosis in Health Care: Agenda. Content last reviewed August 2017. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/ahrq-research-summit-diagnostic-safety-agenda.html