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Federal Agencies

  • 2015 AHRQ Research Conference - (AcademyHealth, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ))  - The meeting will be held October 4-6, 2015 in Arlington, VA.
  • 5th Annual Consumer Health IT Summit - (Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, HHS (ONC))  - The meeting will be held on Thursday, October 1st in Washington DC.
  • Advancing Science, Improving Lives - (National Institute of Nursing Research, NIH (NINR))  - The National Institute of Nursing Research's (NINR) 30th Anniversary Scientific Symposium and Poster Session will be held on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 in Bethesda MD.
  • AHRQ Research Conferences - (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ))  - Information on upcoming conferences and speaker presentations from past AHRQ conferences.
  • AHRQ's Annual Conference - (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ))  - This website contains presentations from AHRQ conferences, beginning in 2007.
  • Events from CMS - (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS))  - Upcoming events from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Also available are links to older events that may be replayed.
  • HCUP Webinars - (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ))  - Two webinars are being held: Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) Database Overview on Wednesday, September 16th from 2:00-3:00 PM ET and Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) Overview of HCUP Products and Tools on Wednesday, September 30th from 2:00-3:00 PM ET
  • Medpac Public Meetings - The Commission meets publicly in Washington, DC to discuss Medicare issues and policy questions and to develop and approve its reports and recommendations to the Congress. All meetings are held at the Ronald Reagan Building, The International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC.
  • NCI Calendar of Scientific Meetings - (National Cancer Institute, NIH (NCI))  - NCI meetings and conferences can be found in the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Calendar of Events (Yellow Sheet).

Associations and Organizations

  • 2015 G-I-N Amsterdam - (Guidelines International Network (GIN))  - The meeting theme is, "Engaging all stakeholders. Guidelines from a societal perspective." It will be held on October 7 - 10th, 2015 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  • 7th Annual mHealth Summit - (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society)  - The meeting will be held on November 8-11, 2015 in Washington, DC.
  • AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting - (AcademyHealth)  - June 26-28, 2016, Boston, MA. Forum for health services research, where attendees gather to discuss health policy implications, sharpen research methods, and network with colleagues from around the world.
  • Advisory Panel on Addressing Disparities Fall 2015 Meeting - (Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) US)  - The meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 02:00 pm to 05:00 pm EDT; the public is welcome to listen in to the full meeting via webinar/teleconference.
  • AMCHP 2016 Annual Conference - (Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs (AMCHP))  - January 23-26, 2016, Washington, DC. The theme for the 2016 conference is The Future is Now: Integrating MCH Transformations.
  • Annual PHSSR Keeneland Conference - (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), University of Kentucky College of Public Health)  - An annual conference sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the University of Kentucky Center for Public Health Systems and Services Research, and the Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health at the University of Arkansas. The goal of the conference is to connect public health researchers, practitioners and policymakers and provide a forum for researchers to exchange ideas about new areas of interest, encourage new entrants to the discipline and develop new data sources and methods.
  • ASTHO 2015 Annual Meeting and Policy Summit - (Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO))  - September 29 - October 1, 2015, Salt Lake City, UT. Join state and territorial health officials; department heads and other leaders at state and local health agencies; individuals from federal health agencies, academic institutions, and healthcare facilities; private sector health industry executives; and leaders from ASTHO affiliates and other public health organizations as they address strategic public health and leadership issues.
  • Big Data and Analytics Forum - (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society)  - The meeting will be held on November 4-6, 2015 in Boston, MA.
  • BIO International Convention - (Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO))  - The annual meeting of the organization which represents research and development of innovative healthcare, agricultural, industrial and environmental biotechnology products.
  • CHP/PCOR Calendar of Events - (Stanford University)  - This series of seminars and lectures on health policy and health-services research topics are generally free and open to the public.
  • Concordium 2015 - (AcademyHealth)  - Being held on September 21-22, 2015 in Washington DC, this conference will focus on the strategic development and use of evidence to transform health systems.
  • G-I-N Conference - (Guidelines International Network (GIN))  - The meeting will be held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands from 7 - 10 October 2015.
  • Health Action Network - (Families USA)  - This page provides information on upcoming webinars and meetings.
  • Health Care Education Association (HCEA) 2015 Conference - (Health Care Education Association (HCEA))  - October 15-17, 2015, Carmel, IN. The 2015 program's central theme is focused on patient engagement and how educators and healthcare workers can make a difference in the health care experience.
  • HIMSS Policy Summit - (Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) USA)  - The meeting will be held on October 7 - 8, 2015 in Washington, DC.
  • Improving Quality of Care: Integrating Behavioral Health and Primary Care - (County Health Rankings & Roadmaps)  - September 15, 2015. 3:00 EDT. This webinar will explore quality of care data included in the County Health Rankings (i.e., preventable hospital stays, diabetic screening, mammography screening) as well as some of the policies and programs from What Works for Health that communities can use to improve quality of care.
  • NAHDO's 30th Anniversary Meeting - (National Association of Health Data Organizations (NAHDO))  - The meeting will be held on October 28-30, 2015 in Washington, D.C.
  • National Health Policy Conference - (AcademyHealth)  - February 1-2, 2016, Washington, DC. This conference will provide an in-depth perspective on the nation's health policy agenda.
  • National Summit on Data Analysis for Healthcare - (Strategy Institute)  - December 1-2, 2015, Toronto, ON, Canada. Join clinicians, data scientists, and government officials in discussing common challenges to the quality, management and secure warehousing of data.
  • NNPHI Annual Conferences - (National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI))  - Information about the annual conference of U.S. public health institutes.
  • Open Forum for Quality Improvement (QI) in Public Health - (National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI))  - October 15-16, 2015. Seattle, WA. The Open Forum for Quality Improvement in Public Health, sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, convenes leaders and practitioners representing key organizations and investments shaping quality in public health today.
  • Patient Engagement Summit - (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society)  - The meeting will be held October 12-13, 2015 in San Diego, CA.
  • PCORI Annual Meeting - (Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) US)  - The meeting will be held from Tuesday, October 6, 2015 to Thursday, October 8, 2015 in Arlington, VA.
  • PCORI: Upcoming Events - (Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) US)  - A list of upcoming meetings and events
  • Population Health Web Summit - Registration is open for this fee-based webinar, being held Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 from 10am-11:30am (PT)
  • Privacy & Security Forum - (Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) USA)  - The meeting will be held December 1-3, 2015 in Boston, MA.
  • SOPHE 2016 Annual Meeting - (Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE))  - March 30 - April 1, 2016, Charlotte, NC. This scientific conference will expand the knowledge capital and skills of the health promotion workforce, one of the most powerful and promising investments for effective research and practice in 2016 and beyond.
  • SOPHE Annual Advocacy Summit - (Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE))  - October 15-17, 2015, Washington, DC. This event offers basic, intermediate, and advanced-level advocacy training. Faculty, practitioners, and students are welcome. The Summit culminates with visits with legislators or key staff on Capitol Hill.
  • Stakeholder Symposium - (AcademyHealth)  - This is a series of day-long meetings, held in conjunction with the AcademyHealth Annual meeting.
  • Webinars - (Health Data Consortium (HDC))  - Access to upcoming and past webinars.