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Upcoming Meetings

  • BIO International Convention - (Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO))  Details

    Held in June of each year, the annual meeting represents research and development of innovative healthcare, agricultural, industrial and environmental biotechnology products. Locations vary.

  • 27th Annual Art & Science of Health Promotion Conference Details

    March 27-31, 2017 Colorado Springs, CO. The Art & Science of Health Promotion Conference brings together more than 600 health promotion and wellness professionals from across disciplines and settings, to learn about the most successful programs and the latest research in health promotion. The conference also features 2-day pre-conference Intensive Training Seminars focusing on a specific topic or skills.

  • Health Disparities Research Summit - (Howard University)  Details

    April 7, 2017, Washington, DC. The ​Summit ​will ​assess ​the ​contributions ​of ​Genomics/Genome ​Informatics, ​Social/Environmental ​Determinants ​of ​Health, ​and ​Data ​Science ​to ​the ​current ​state ​of ​Health ​Disparities ​Research ​and ​forge ​new ​strategies ​to ​extend ​and ​strengthen ​these ​disciplines ​for ​even ​greater ​impact ​in ​the ​effort ​to ​better ​understand ​unique ​parameters ​associated ​with ​Minority ​Health ​and ​the ​resolution ​of ​Health ​Disparities. ​ ​

  • Endangered Data Week Details

    April 17-21, 2017. A collaborative effort, coordinated across campuses, nonprofits, libraries, citizen science initiatives, and cultural heritage institutions, to shed light on public datasets that are in danger of being deleted, repressed, mishandled, or lost.

  • 2017 Dialogue for Action® Details

    April 19-21, 2017, McLean, VA. Program will be focused on increasing cancer screening as part of a comprehensive cancer prevention strategy. (Prevent Cancer Foundation)

  • ATA2017 Details

    April 23-25, 2017, Orlando, FL. Telehealth 2.0: The Transformation Advantage. (The American Telemedicine Association)

  • Lown Institute - 5th Annual Conference Details

    May 5-7, 2016, Boston, MA. Join national leaders in medicine, nursing, patient advocacy, public health and policy to continue building the movement for a health care system that exists for the benefit of patients, communities and society. (Lown Institute)

  • Health Equity Conference - (National Rural Health Association (NRHA))  Details

    May 9, 2017, San Diego, CA. This conference is designed for those who are dedicated to bringing quality health care and health care services to this underserved and often under-represented portion of the rural population.

  • Roadmaps to equity: Opportunities for closing health gaps - (Health Policy Institute of Ohio)  Details

    May 9, May 11, and May 24, 1pm-4pm ET. In this regional forum series, held in Columbus, Cleveland and Cincinnati, stakeholders will learn about Ohio's overall health status and challenges, as well as health disparities and inequities experienced by minority and other priority populations across the state.

  • 2017 NNPHI Annual Conference - (National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI))  Details

    May 17-19, 2017, New Orleans, LA. The theme is "Navigating Uncertainty, Spanning Boundaries, Improving Health."

  • 2017 TRAIN Learning Network Annual Meeting - (Public Health Foundation (PHF))  Details

    May 23-25, 2017, Cheyenne, WY. Meeting will provide learning professionals in public health and healthcare the opportunity to share information, tools, and resources related to workforce development and training.

  • Preventive Medicine 2017 - (American College of Preventive Medicine (ACPM))  Details

    May 23-26, 2017, Portland, OR. Theme is "Achieving Health Equity through Prevention."

  • 2017 Telehealth Summit Details

    June 5-7, 2017 Newport Beach, CA. The theme of the conference, "Learn. Grow. Sustain. TOGETHER!" will focus on current telehealth applications, with California-based clinics and hospitals sharing secrets for building successful programs. (California Telehealth Resource Center)

  • VITAL2017 - (America's Essential Hospitals (NAPH) USA)  Details

    June 21-23, 2017, Chicago, IL. VITAL2017 is the premier event for hospital and health system leaders nationwide to discuss crucial issues that impact their vulnerable patients and communities.

  • NACCHO Annual 2017 - (National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO))  Details

    July 11-13, 2017, Pittsburgh, PA. Theme is "Public Health Revolution - Bridging Clinical Medicine and Population Health."

  • 14th Annual Direct Service Tribes National Meeting - (Indian Health Service (IHS))  Details

    July 26-27, 2017, Boston, MA. The two day event is focused on Empowering Indian Health for Future Generations, and encompasses three learning tracks including Quality & Innovation, Workforce & Systems Development, and Best Practices in Indian Health.

  • Quality Talks - (National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA))  Details

    October 16, 2017, Washington, DC. Quality Talks is a series of stirring, succinct talks by current and emerging health care leaders with ideas about how we can collaboratively improve American health care, in the style of TEDTalks.

  • NASHPCONF17 - (National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP))  Details

    October 23-25, 2017. The 30th Annual Conference of the National State Health Policy Association.

  • 2017 ONC Annual Meeting - (Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, HHS (ONC))  Details

    November 30 - December 1, 2017, Washington, DC.

Calendars of Upcoming Events

  • AHRQ Research Conferences - (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ))  Details

    Information on upcoming conferences and speaker presentations from past AHRQ conferences.

  • American Society for Information Science and Technology: Upcoming Conferences & Webinars Details

    ASIS&T conferences attract members from virtually every profession. Lawyers, bankers, electronic and print publishers, government, business, librarians, engineers, social scientists, information managers, computer scientists, and many others are a part of ASIS&T, leading the information field to the next horizon. Also available is information on past conference and webinars.

  • CHP/PCOR Calendar of Events - (Stanford University)  Details

    This series of seminars and lectures on health policy and health-services research topics are generally free and open to the public. Information on current and past events are available.

  • Events from CMS - (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS))  Details

    Upcoming events from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Also available are links to older events that may be replayed.

  • ISPOR Scientific Meetings - (International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) US)  Details

    The International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) is the leading global scientific and education organization for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR) and their use in decision making to improve health globally. ISPOR organizes three global conferences annually.

  • Medicine: Mind the Gap Series - (National Institutes of Health (NIH))  Details

    This seminar series examine issues that surround the areas of research, evidence, and clinical practice. The seminars are available in person at the NIH in Bethesda, MD or via free webcast.

  • Medpac Public Meetings Details

    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.

  • NNPHI Annual Conferences - (National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI))  Details

    Information about the annual conference and webinars of U.S. public health institutes.

  • PCORI: Events - (Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) US)  Details

    A list of upcoming and past meetings and events

  • State Coverage Initiatives: Meetings - (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF))  Details

    Meetings and webinars designed to assist state officials on current topics are listed. Listed are upcoming and past meetings.

Upcoming Webinars

  • 2017 Rural Behavioral Health Webinar Series - (Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA))  Details

    March 2017 - August 2017. The 2017 Rural Behavioral Health Webinar Series will provide resources and information on innovative approaches to address rural community behavioral health. Topics include maternal mental health, cultural competence, natural disaster response, and suicide prevention.

  • Race and Policing: State and Local Perspectives - (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health)  Details

    March 27, 2017 12:30-1:30pm ET. Subjects will include safeguarding law enforcement and communities, promoting more effective communication and de-escalation techniques, and narrowing the social, economic and health gaps that persist between underserved and middle-class America.

  • Human Trafficking and Unplanned Pregnancies - (Office of Minority Health (OMH))  Details

    March 28, 2017 2-3:30pm ET. This webinar is designed to promote awareness and understanding of human trafficking as a health and public health issue faced by pre-teens, teenagers, and young adults.

  • Daring to Fail - (Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health)  Details

    March 29, 2017, 12:30-1pm ET. Via webcast or in Boston, MA. The former governor of Kentucky, Steve Beshear, will discuss the ACA Medicaid expansion and health insurance marketplace in Kentucky.

  • HRSA Region VI Virtual Rural Health Symposium - (Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA))  Details

    March 30, 2017 11:30am-12:35pm ET. An hour-long webinar, open to the public, to identify current health trends in rural communities and discuss new approaches to improving health outcomes. For more information and to receive instructions for dialing in, contact Joseph Walker at jwalker@hrsa.gov.

  • Assessing Race & Ethnicity - (Veterans Health Administration US)  Details

    April 3, 2017 1-2pm ET. This presentation provides an overview on locating race and ethnicity data and assesses the quality of race and ethnicity data in VA and in Medicare.

  • Measuring 100 Million Healthier Lives - (Association of Public Data Users (APDU))  Details

    April 5, 2017 3pm ET. Webinar will present the evolving measurement framework for 100 Million Healthier Lives, which attempts to give communities tools for measuring mental, physical, social and spiritual wellbeing and its drivers at the community level. Speakers will also discuss key data and measurement opportunities to create a wellbeing measurement system at the national level.

Ongoing and Past Meeting Information

  • AHRQ Research Conferences - (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ))  Details

    Information on upcoming conferences and speaker presentations from past AHRQ conferences.

  • American Society for Information Science and Technology: Upcoming Conferences & Webinars Details

    ASIS&T conferences attract members from virtually every profession. Lawyers, bankers, electronic and print publishers, government, business, librarians, engineers, social scientists, information managers, computer scientists, and many others are a part of ASIS&T, leading the information field to the next horizon. Also available is information on past conference and webinars.

  • Annual PHSSR Keeneland Conference - (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), University of Kentucky College of Public Health)  Details

    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.

  • Back to School: Where are the Data? - (AcademyHealth)  Details

    This introductory seminar from September 8, 2016 provides an overview of how a researcher can determine what data is right for their research question, which sources of federal data to access, and the spectrum of data access.

  • CHP/PCOR Calendar of Events - (Stanford University)  Details

    This series of seminars and lectures on health policy and health-services research topics are generally free and open to the public. Information on current and past events are available.

  • Events from CMS - (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS))  Details

    Upcoming events from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Also available are links to older events that may be replayed.

  • Medicine: Mind the Gap Series - (National Institutes of Health (NIH))  Details

    This seminar series examine issues that surround the areas of research, evidence, and clinical practice. The seminars are available in person at the NIH in Bethesda, MD or via free webcast.

  • Medpac Public Meetings Details

    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.

  • NNPHI Annual Conferences - (National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI))  Details

    Information about the annual conference and webinars of U.S. public health institutes.

  • PCORI: Events - (Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) US)  Details

    A list of upcoming and past meetings and events

  • State Coverage Initiatives: Meetings - (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF))  Details

    Meetings and webinars designed to assist state officials on current topics are listed. Listed are upcoming and past meetings.