Opportunities for Population-Based Clinical Research Using Data from Managed Care Organizations

Frank DeStefano, M.D., M.P.H.

Medical Epidemiologist, Vaccine Safety and Development Activity

National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

Conducting Clinical Research Within Managed Care Organizations

Walter Stamm, M.D.

Professor of Medicine and Head, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

University of Washington School of Medicine

 

Clinical Research: The Challenge or Promise of Managed Care

Lana Skirboll, Ph.D.

Associate Director, Office of Science Policy

National Institutes of Health

9:45

Discussion

10:50

Break

11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. PANEL II: CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINES

Moderator: Vincent Ahonkhai, M.D., Forum Member

11:00

Making Guidelines Instrumental: Theory versus Practice

Richard E. Dixon, M.D.

Medical Director, National Independent Practice Association Coalition

 

Realities of Implementing Guidelines

Nora Morris, M.A.

Assistant Director/Senior Analyst, Healthcare Education and Research Foundation, Inc.

 

Clinical Practice Guidelines for Emerging Infections and Managed Care

Anne Schuchat, M.D.

Chief, Childhood and Respiratory Diseases Branch

Bacterial and Mycotic Disease Division, National Center for Infectious Diseases

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention



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