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The 2nd International Conference on Academic Detailing.

Date: November 13-14, 2014

Location: Park Plaza Hotel
50 Park Plaza, Boston, MA

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Date Event Time Presentations Video
DAY 01
09:00 am Welcome
Michael Fischer MD, MS
Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School
  09:15 am Academic detailing past, present, future
Jerry Avorn MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School
  10:00 am Improving evidence-based practice on a statewide scale
Joshua Sharfstein MD
Maryland Department of Health and Hygiene
  10:45 am BREAK
  11:15 am Turning PCOR results into improved patient health outcomes
Jean Slutsky PA, MSPH
Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute
  12:00 pm Lunch
  01:00 pm Managing pain and reducing harm: a Vermont perspective
Harry Chen MD
Vermont Department of Health
  01:45 pm Academic detailing projects to improve opioid prescribing
  02:30 pm BREAK
  02:45 pm BREAKOUT TRACKS (No Streaming)
  04:15 pm Creating and sustaining change
Frank May MAppSci (Pharm)
Drug and Therapeutics Information Service
  05:00 pm Group discussion of day 1 topics
Michael Fischer MD, MS
DAY 02
09:00 am Lessons from day 1
Michael Fischer MD, MS
  09:30 am The business case for evidence-based practice
Troyen Brennan MD, MPH, JD
CVS Health
  10:15 am Can organized medicine embrace the evidence?
Daniel Wolfson MHSA
ABIM Foundation
  11:00 am Break
  11:30 am Nursing home policy and medication use practices
Alice Bonner PhD, RN
Northeastern University School of Nursing
  12:15 am Academic detailing projects in long-term care
Debbie Bunka BScPharm
Eimir Hurley BScPharm
Alosa Foundation
  01:00 pm Lunch
  02:00 pm BREAKOUT TRACKS (No Streaming)
  03:30 pm Break
  03:45 pm Academic detailing as part of a multi-pronged effort to improve health care
Madeleine Biondolillo, MD
Massachusetts Department of Public Health
  04:30 pm Identifying new opportunities for collaboration
Moderated: All
  05:15 pm Closing remarks
Michael Fischer MD, MS

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