4:45–5:30 p.m.

General Discussion


5.30 p.m.



Friday, June 5






9:00–10:15 a.m.

Adapting Measurement of Functional Capacity to Work to SSA's Disability Decision Process

Discussion Leader: Virginia Reno


• What are the criteria for a ''successful'' measurement of functional capacity to work?

Discussants: Lisa Iezzoni David Stapleton


• Feasibility and practicality of designing and administering (i.e., safety, cost, etc.) measures of functional capacity to work.



• Technical issues of incorporating reliability, validity, sensitivity and specificity in the context of SSA's disability decision process.



• How can these measurement approaches be linked to work requirements in the context of SSA's disability decision process?


10:30–11:00 a.m.

Rapporteur's Review of Major Issues Identified

Jane West Kristen Robinson

11:00–12:00 p.m.

General Discussion


12:00–12:15 p.m.

Concluding Remarks

Dorothy Rice

12:15 p.m.



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