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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.

  • Future of Health Care Summit Series - (Alliance for Health Policy USA)  Details

    April 7 - December 8, 2017. A series of half-day summits on or near Capitol Hill in Washington, DC focused on highlighting progress on three persistent health policy issues and examining prospects for moving forward.

  • 47th Annual Legislative Conference: And Still I Rise - (Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) USA)  Details

    September 20-24, 2017 Washington, DC. The CBCF Annual Legislative Conference (ALC) is a leading policy conference on issues impacting African Americans and the global black community. Thought leaders, legislators and concerned citizens engage on economic development, civil and social justice, public health and education issues.

  • WEDI Fall Conference 2018 - (Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI))  Details

    October 15-17, 2017 Arlington, VA. The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) is the leading authority on the use of Health IT to improve healthcare information exchange in order to enhance the quality of care, improve efficiency and to reduce costs of the American healthcare system.

  • 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.

  • RCMI Translational Science 2017 - (National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD), NIH USA)  Details

    October 28-November 1, 2017 Washington, DC. RCMI 2017 presents opportunities to share new and innovative approaches toward eliminating health disparities, developing the next generation of biomedical scientists, and extending the reach and visibility of the RCMI community by engaging NIMHD and NIH grantees with research interests in health disparities.

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

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

  • 28th National Leadership Forum & SAMHSA's 14th Prevention Day - (Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA))  Details

    February 5-8, 2018 National Harbor, MD. The 28th National Leadership Forum including SAMHSA's 14th Prevention Day, the premier and largest training conference for community-based substance abuse prevention professionals, coalition leaders and prevention and addiction researchers.

Calendars of Upcoming Events

  • AHRQ Research Conferences - (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), HHS)  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), HHS)  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) USA)  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), HHS)  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) USA)  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

  • SCR Patient Safety Webinar Series images/pdf.gif icon - (National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM), University of North Texas Health Science Center (UNTHSC))  Details

    Webinar series starting August 31 will feature expert guest speakers presenting on topics related to the field of patient safety and health care quality. Sessions will be scheduled periodically and topics chosen based on current trends in patient care. Possible topics include patient safety research, quality improvement, opioid abuse, precision medicine, human factors engineering, high reliability organizations, and ambulatory care.

  • #OpioidAwareChat Twitter Chat - (National Library of Medicine (NLM), NIH USA)  Details

    September 29, 2017 2:00-3:00pm ET. Learn how stigma against opioid use disorder can impact prevention, treatment, & recovery. See a list of tentative questions here.

  • A Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) In Action - (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HHS, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), HHS)  Details

    September 22, 2017 2:00-3:30pm ET. The purpose of the webinar is to highlight a Community Health Improvement Plan in action with examples from the field. Dial-In: 888-947-8925 | Passcode: 2549917

  • Trustworthiness and Transparency: Baltimore Police Department - (Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), HHS)  Details

    September 25, 2017 3:00-4:00pm ET. Sergeant Joanne Wallace, Crisis Intervention Team Coordinator for the Baltimore Police Department, will discuss an innovative approach to crisis prevention and intervention in the City of Baltimore.

  • PART IV: Exemptions - (Center on Budget and Policy Priorities USA)  Details

    September 28, 2017 2:00-3:00pm ET. The last in a webinar series on enrolling people in health coverage.

  • PCHQR Program: Practical Impacts of the FY 2018 IPPS/LTCH PPS Final Rule images/pdf.gif icon - (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), HHS)  Details

    September 28, 2017 2:00pm ET. This presentation will provide a practical overview of the changes impacting the PPS-Exempt Cancer Hospital Quality Reporting (PCHQR) Program participants due to the publication of the Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Inpatient Prospective Payment System/Long Term Care Hospital (IPPS/LTCH) Prospective Payment System (PPS) Final Rule.

  • Understanding Medicare - (National Association of States United on Aging and Disabilities (NASUAD) USA)  Details

    October 10, 2017 3:00-4:00pm ET.

  • Digital Bridge Webinar Series: Building the Legal Framework Behind eCR Details

    October 11, 2017 1:00-2:00pm ET. Webinar will highlight the legal background, challenges and recommended strategies to implement electronic case reporting (eCR - the automated generation and transmission of case reports from the electronic health record (EHR) to public health agencies for review and action) on a national level. (Digital Bridge)

  • 2016 Annual QRURs Webcast - (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), HHS)  Details

    October 19, 2017 1:30-3:00pm ET. 2016 Annual Quality and Resource Use Reports (QRURs) are available for all group practices and solo practitioners nationwide. This event provides an overview of the report and explains how to interpret and use the information.

  • Expert Series on Addressing Infant Mortality - (National Initiative for Children's Health Quality (NICHQ))  Details

    The six-part webinar series is an opportunity for public health professionals to hear experts and influencers in the maternal and child health field share examples and best practices for supporting efforts to reduce infant mortality and improve maternal and infant health.

Ongoing and Past Meeting Information

  • AHRQ Research Conferences - (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), HHS)  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.

  • Association for Prevention Teaching and Research Annual Meeting - (Association for Prevention Teaching and Research (APTR))  Details

    The Association for Prevention Teaching and Research annual meeting brings together the academic community to address changes, challenges, and opportunities in population and public health education. Attendees will explore innovations and strategies for teaching population health.

  • 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), HHS)  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), HHS)  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) USA)  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.