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Moving Research to Policy and Practice to Improve Support for Caregivers
July 25, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
A C-TAC and PCORI Regional Research Forum in collaboration with the American Heart Association
C-TAC is convening this Regional Research Forum in collaboration with the American Heart Association to present two PCORI-funded research studies and one PCORI-funded seminar program that have the potential to significantly improve communication between caregivers and advanced illness patients. The Forum’s aim is to place these PCORI projects in the hands of implementors – health system leaders, providers, payers, community and state organizations, and others – who can use the PCORI research findings to implement systemic changes to improve caregiver satisfaction and patient outcomes.
Eduardo Sanchez, MD
Chief Medical Officer for Prevention and
Chief of the Center for Health Metrics and Evaluation
American Heart Association
Supriya Mohile, MD, Professor of Medicine, Oncology, and Geriatrics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY
Jing Li, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Kentucky Center for Health Sciences Research, Lexington, KY
John Schall, CEO, Caregiver Action Network
Cheryl Matheis, Strategic Advisor, C-TAC
Speaker presentations will be followed by an audience Q&A and a short networking reception.