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2009 HSR&D National Meeting

2009 HSR&D National Meeting Agenda (draft)

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Wednesday, February 11, 2009


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1:00pm-5:00pm Kent A-C Research Proposal Development Workshop

Lee Sechrest, PhD

Judith Babcock-Parziale, PhD

3:00pm-7:00pm Grand Ballroom Foyer Registration

3:30pm-5:00pm

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Location: Grand Ballroom Salon 8

Introducing New Medical Informatics Research Programs and Data Infrastructure for VA Researchers
Matthew Samore, MD

Location: Grand Ballroom Salon 9

Applying HSR&D Methods in Rehabilitation Research: An Overview
Margaret Stineman, PhD

5:00pm-6:30pm Harborside Ballroom Poster Session A/Reception




Thursday, February 12, 2009


TIMELOCATIONEVENT
7:00am-8:00pm Grand Ballroom Foyer Registration

7:00am-8:00am Grand Ballroom Foyer Continental Breakfast

8:00am-7:30pm Grand Ballroom Foyer Exhibit Session

8:00am-8:15am Grand Ballroom Welcoming Remarks and Conference Highlights

Eve Kerr, MD, MPH
Center for Clinical Management Research
VA Ann Arbor Health Care System


Seth Eisen, MD, MSc
Director, HSR&D
Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC


8:30am-8:40am Grand Ballroom Remarks and Presentation of Under Secretary’s Award for Outstanding Achievement in Health Services Research

Michael J. Kussman, MD, MS, MACP
Under Secretary for Health
Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC


8:40am-9:00am Grand Ballroom Awardee Presentation

9:00am-10:15am Grand Ballroom

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10:15am-10:45am Grand Ballroom Break

10:45am-12:15pm

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Location: Grand Ballroom Salons 3 and 4

Designing Mixed Methods Studies in Health Services Research
John Creswell, PhD

Location: Dover AB

Implementation Research Methods and Frameworks: Introductory Workshop
Brian Mittman, PhD

Location: Grand Ballroom Salons 1 and 2

Implementing a Randomized Trial of a Peer Support Recovery Group for Veterans with Mental Illness
Sue Eisen, PhD

Location: Grand Ballroom Salons 9 and 10

Demystifying the Scientific Review Process
Martha Bryan, PhD

Location: Grand Ballroom Salons 7 and 8

Research Access to VA Data
Denise Hynes, PhD

Location: Laurel AB

Reducing Dependency on Manual Chart Review through Automated Information Extraction Methods
Leonard D'Avolio, PhD

Location: Laurel CD

An Introduction to Conducting and Interpreting Meta-Analyses
Donna White, PhD

12:30pm-2:15pm Harborside Ballroom Luncheon Presentation

1:00pm-1:15pm Welcoming Remarks

Joel Kupersmith, MD
Chief Research and Development Officer
Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC


1:15pm-2:15pm Keynote Speaker

Nicole Lurie, MD, MSPH
Director, RAND Center for Population Health and Health Disparities
Washington, DC



2:30pm-3:45pm Concurrent Paper Sessions

Dover AB

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Laurel AB

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Laurel CD

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Grand Ballroom Salons 1 and 2

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Grand Ballroom Salons 3 and 4

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Grand Ballroom Salons 7 and 8

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Grand Ballroom Salons 9 and 10

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3:45pm-4:15pm Grand Ballroom Foyer Break

4:15pm-5:45pm

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6:00pm-7:30pm Harborside Ballroom Poster Session B/Reception




Friday, February 13, 2009


TIMELOCATIONEVENT
7:00am-8:00am Grand Ballroom Foyer Continental Breakfast

7:00am-8:00am (see flyer for topics/locations) Special Interest Group Breakfast Sessions

8:15am-9:45am Grand Ballroom Plenary Session/Panel

VA’s Performance Measurement Experiment: Where We’ve Been and Where We’re Headed

Moderator:

Rod Hayward, MD
Center for Clinical Management Research
VA Ann Arbor Health Care System

Panelists:

Stephan Fihn, MD, MPH
Chief Quality and Performance Officer
Department of Veterans Affairs
“Using Performance Data to Chart VHA's Course”

Peter Almenoff, MD
Assistant Deputy Under Secretary for Health for Quality & Safety
Department of Veterans Affairs
“VA Programs for Improving Inpatient Care Accountability and Improvement”

Ashish Jha, MD, MPH
“Performance Measurement in the US: A Path Forward”


Recognition of Post-Doctoral Poster Award

Seth Eisen, MD, MSc
Director, HSR&D
Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC




9:45am-10:15am Grand Ballroom Foyer Break

10:15am-11:45am Concurrent Paper Sessions

Dover AB

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Laurel AB

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Laurel CD

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Grand Ballroom Salons 1 and 2

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Grand Ballroom Salons 3 and 4

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Grand Ballroom Salons 7 and 8

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Grand Ballroom Salons 9 and 10

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