National Academy of Medicine
  • Meeting 1: Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine on 28th Mar 2006 8:00:am, at NAS Building

    The Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine held its first meeting on March 28, 2006, from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.

  • The Learning Healthcare System – A Workshop of the IOM Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine on 20th Jul 2006 8:00:am, at

    The IOM Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine met on July 20-21, 2006 to discuss "The Learning Healthcare System."

  • Meeting 2: Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine on 21st Sep 2006 9:00:am, at

    The Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine held its second meeting on September 21, 2006, in a closed session from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.

  • Meeting 2: Judging the Evidence–Standards for Determining Clinical Effectiveness on 5th Feb 2007 8:00:am, at

  • Meeting 3: Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine on 19th Mar 2007 9:00:am, at

    The third meeting of the Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine was held on March 19, 2007, from 9:30 am – 3:30 pm.

  • Meeting 3: Leadership Commitments to Improve Value in Health Care – Toward Common Ground on 23rd Jul 2007 8:00:am, at Keck Center

    The meeting "Leadership Commitments to Improve Value in Health Care: Toward Common Ground" was held on July 23 and 24, 2007.

  • Meeting 4: Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine on 24th Sep 2007 8:00:am, at NAS Building

    The fourth meeting of the Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine took place on Monday, September 24th from 9:30am-4:00pm at the National Academy of Sciences Building.

  • 37th IOM Annual Meeting on 8th Oct 2007 8:00:am, at NAS Building

    The 37th annual meeting of the Institute of Medicine was held on October 8, 2007 and focused on evidence-based medicine and the changing nature of healthcare.

  • Meeting 4: Redesigning the Clinical Effectiveness Research Paradigm – Innovation and Practice Based Approaches on 12th Dec 2007 8:00:am, at Keck Center

    The fourth workshop of the IOM's Evidence-Based Medicine Roundtable's Learning Healthcare System series, entitled, Redesigning the Clinical Effectiveness Research Paradigm: Innovation and Practice-Based Approaches, was held on December 12-13, 2007. Participants examined the role of innovative research designs and tools that can expedite the development of evidence on clinical effectiveness by streamlining approaches and bringing research and practice closer together.

  • Meeting 5: Clinical Data as the Basic Staple of Health Learning – Creating and Protecting a Public Good on 28th Feb 2008 8:00:am, at Keck Center

    The Roundtable on Value and Science-Driven Healthcare met for its 5th meeting on February 28 and 29, 2008. Participants discussed the transformational opportunities that could be available by evolving large and potentially interoperable clinical and administrative data sets, held in multiple activities and many institutions. 

  • Meeting 5: Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine on 20th Mar 2008 9:00:am, at NAS Building

    The fifth meeting of the IOM Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine was held on March 20, 2008 in the Lecture Room of the National Academy of Sciences, 2100 C Street NW, Washington, DC. 

  • Meeting 6: Engineering a Learning Healthcare System – A Look at the Future on 29th Apr 2008 8:00:am, at Keck Center

    The Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine held a workshop on the Learning Healthcare System on April 29-30, 2008. This workshop was a collaboration between the Institute of Medicine and the National Academy of Engineering. The meeting discussed how system design and information technology must be structured to assure application of the best evidence, continuous learning, and research insights as a natural by-product of the care process.

  • Meeting 7: Learning What Works – Infrastructure Required to Learn Which Care is Best on 30th Jul 2008 8:00:am, at NAS Building

    On July 30-31, 2008, the IOM Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine convened a workshop entitled Learning What Works: Infrastructure Required to Learn Which Care is Best. The goal of the workshop was to clarify the elements and nature of the needed capacity, solicit quantitative and qualitative assessments of the needs, and characterize them in a fashion that will facilitate engagement of the issues by policymakers.

  • Meeting 8: Value in Health Care – Accounting for Cost, Quality, Safety, Outcomes, and Innovation on 17th Nov 2008 8:00:am, at NAS Building

    To facilitate public discussion of the value proposition in health care, and how it can be advanced, the Roundtable convened a workshop on November 17-18, 2008, entitled Value in Health Care: Accounting for Cost, Quality, Safety, Outcomes and Innovation. The meeting explored the approaches to assessing and improving value, including case studies of tools that are currently being used to increase value, as well as both near-term and long-term approaches to align the system to better promote value.

  • Public Meeting 9: The Healthcare Imperative: Lowering Costs and Improving Outcomes, Understanding the Targets on 21st May 2009 9:00:am, at Keck Center

    The Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine convened three meetings to consider inefficiency in the health care system, methods to improve efficiency within the control of the health care system, and public policies that would mobilize these methods. The first meeting was held on May 21-22, 2009 at the Keck Center of the National Academies.

  • Public Meeting 10: The Healthcare Imperative: Lowering Costs and Improving Outcomes, Strategies that Work on 16th Jul 2009 9:00:am, at Keck Center

    Strategies that Work is the second meeting in the Roundtable's three-part workshop series, The Healthcare Imperative: Lowering Costs and Improving Outcomes. Based on the incongruency of health costs and health outcomes in the United States, the series is exploring how U.S. per capita health spending might be lowered by 10% within 10 years. The meeting was convened on July 16-17, 2009.

  • Public Meeting 11: The Healthcare Imperative: Lowering Costs and Improving Outcomes, the Policy Agenda on 9th Sep 2009 9:00:am, at

    The Policy Agenda  is the final meeting in the Roundtable's three-part workshop series, The Healthcare Imperative: Lowering Costs and Improving Outcomes.  The series is exploring how U.S. per capita health spending might be lowered by 10% within 10 years.  The final meeting was convened on September 9-10, 2009.

  • Roundtable Members Meeting on 17th Mar 2010 9:00:am, at Keck Center

    On March 17, 2010, the Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care held a meeting of its members.

  • The Learning Healthcare System in 2010 and Beyond: Understanding, engaging, and communicating the possibilities on 1st Apr 2010 8:00:am, at Keck Center

    The Learning Healthcare System in 2010 and Beyond: Understanding, engaging, and communicating the possibilities was held on April 1 and 2, 2010. The meeting looked back on progress toward the learning healthcare system; explore the integral links among the three key aims of care delivered—science-driven, patient-centered, and value-enhancing; and identify priorities, policy levers and public engagement strategies necessary for advancement.

  • The Learning Healthcare System in 2010 and Beyond: Understanding, engaging, and communicating the possibilities on 1st Apr 2010 9:00:am, at Keck Center

    A workshop on The Learning Healthcare System in 2010 and Beyond was held on April 1 and 2, 2010. The workshop focused on progress toward the learning healthcare system and identifying priorities, policy levers and public engagement strategies necessary for advancement.

  • Evidence Communication Innovation Collaborative on 8th Mar 2011 9:00:am, at Keck Center

    This meeting, held on March 8, 2011 reviewed the Evidence Communication Innovation Collaborative projects put on temporary pause.

  • Roundtable on Value and Science-Driven Health Care Members Meeting on 16th Mar 2011 9:00:am, at Keck Center

    The Roundtable on Value and Science-Driven Health Care held a meeting on March 16, 2011.

  • Digital Infrastructure for the Learning Health System – Report Release on 23rd May 2011 9:00:am, at Keck Center

    This meeting, held on May 23, 2011, formally announced the release of the Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care workshop summary, Digital Infrastructure for the Learning Health System: The Foundation for Continuous Improvement in Health and Health Care.

  • Value Incentives Learning Collaborative on 15th Jun 2011 9:00:am, at

    This meeting of the Value Incentives Innovation Collaborative, held on June 15, 2011, will focus on implementation of ACO regulations, measuring the success of value incentives, and engaging patients in value initiatives.

  • Value Incentives Learning Collaborative on 15th Jun 2011 9:00:am, at

    This meeting of the Value Incentives Innovation Collaborative will focus on implementation of ACO regulations, measuring the success of value incentives, and engaging patients in value initiatives, and was convened on June 15, 2011.

  • Harmonizing the Conflict of Interest Disclosure Process on 7th Jul 2011 9:00:am, at Keck Center

    On July 7, 2011, the IOM Roundtable on Value and Science-Driven Health Care convened a conflict of interest multi-stakeholder working group in a cooperative effort to identify common elements and standardized approaches to satisfy conflict of interest disclosure requirements in health care and the biomedical sciences.

  • Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative on 25th Jul 2011 9:00:am, at Keck Center

    On July 25, 2011, the Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative met to discuss issues related to patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR) and included presentations and discussions of priorities of the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, opportunities to build PCOR into clinical practice, and the role of PCOR in eliminating health disparities.

  • Best Practices Innovation Collaborative on 27th Jul 2011 6:30:pm, at

    This meeting of the Best Practices Innovation Collaborative (BPIC) will focus on reviewing team-based care initiatives currently in play, identifying touchstone principles common across the health professions related to teamwork in healthcare delivery that enhance patient experience and outcomes, considering the principal gaps, challenges and opportunities for progress, and exploring collaborative projects and next steps...

  • Digital Learning Collaborative on 18th Aug 2011 6:30:pm, at

    This meeting of the Digital Learning Collaborative will consider ongoing public and private efforts important to the learning health system, explore key issues for the digital health infrastructure and the learning processes it supports, identify ways to learn from the entire digital ecosystem, beyond traditional healthcare settings, and discuss opportunities and priorities for collaborative initiatives....

  • Roundtable on Value and Science-Driven Health Care Meeting 3 on 22nd Sep 2011 9:00:am, at NAS Building

    The Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care held a meeting on September 22, 2001.

  • VILC Engaging People in Value Work Group on 4th Oct 2011 1:00:pm, at Keck Center

    The Engaging People in Value work group, part of the Value Incentives Innovation Collaborative, held a meeting on October 4, 2011.

  • Value Incentives Learning Collaborative on 11th Oct 2011 9:30:am, at

    On October 11, 2011, the Value Incentives Learning Collaborative held a meeting.

  • Evidence Communication Innovation Collaborative on 28th Oct 2011 9:00:am, at

    On October 28, 2011, the Evidence Communication Innovation Collaborative held a meeting.

  • AAMC-IOM Building Effectiveness and Implementation Research into Clinical Practice on 13th Feb 2012 8:00:am, at Keck Center

    On February 13, 2012, the American Association of Medical Colleges and the IOM held a meeting that focused on academic medical centers successfully using research to improve care, while providing an opportunity for all participants to discuss challenges and to share lessons that can inform strategies at their own institutions.

  • Best Practices Innovation Collaborative on 28th Feb 2012 8:30:am, at

    The Best Practices Innovation Collaborative of the IOM Roundtable on Value and Science-Driven Health Care held a meeting on February 28, 2012. This meeting focused on reviewing principles and expectations developed for team-based care to serve as common reference points guiding collaboration to improve care, improve health, and reduce costs.

  • Roundtable on Value and Science-Driven Health Care Meeting 4 on 14th Mar 2012 9:00:am, at Keck Center

    The Roundtable on Value and Science-Driven Health Care held a meeting on March 14, 2012.

  • Workshop on Digital Data Priorities for Continuous Learning on 23rd Mar 2012 8:30:am, at Keck Center

    On March 23, 2012, a Workshop on Digital Data Priorities for Continuous Learning was held.

  • Value Incentives Learning Collaborative on 19th Feb 2013 4:30:pm, at

    At this meeting of the Value Incentives Learning Collaborative, participants will: Discuss value incentives given the changing landscape of health reform. Examine strategies for improving health care value, including innovative employer strategies and reducing administrative costs. Consider next steps for the Collaborative, including potential new projects. If you are interested in attending as an observer,...

  • Roundtable Members Meeting on 20th Mar 2013 8:30:am, at

    The Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care will hold a meeting of its members.

  • CERIC Exploring the Ethical Framework for the Learning Health System on 28th Mar 2013 8:30:am, at

    At this topic-specific meeting of the Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative, meeting participants will: Discuss conceptual, ethical, and practical issues in continuous health care learning and improvement reviewed in the Hastings Center Report learning health system supplement. Highlight examples of continuous improvement efforts that have run into issues due to the current oversight framework. Identify...

  • Digital Learning Collaborative on 16th Apr 2013 9:00:am, at

    At this meeting of the Digital Learning Collaborative, participants will: Identify, highlight, and advance solutions to key challenges in the advancement of science and value-driven health by leveraging expertise in health information technology. Hold working sessions of DLC groups undertaking quantification of return on investment and outlining conceptual and practical components of data-driven medicine. Highlight...

  • Observational Studies in a Learning Health System on 25th Apr 2013 9:00:am, at

    Sponsored by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, this workshop will initiate a comprehensive evaluation of the complementary roles of randomized controlled trials and observational studies, while looking ahead to the potential of very large data sets for observational studies in the evidence generation needs of a learning health care system. Workshop discussions will focus on:...

  • Best Practices Innovation Collaborative on 1st May 2013 9:30:am, at

    On March 1, 2013, the Best Practices Innovation Collaborative (BPIC) met to review progress and next steps to advance BPIC’s collaborative work on the patient’s role on the care team.

  • Workshop Summary Release – Core Measurement Needs for Better Care, Better Health, and Lower Costs: Counting What Counts on 24th Jun 2013 9:30:am, at

    On June 24, 2013, a public release for the workshop summary of the meeting on Core Measurement Needs for Better Care, Better Health, and Lower Costs: Counting What Counts was held in Washington, DC.

  • Evidence Communication Innovation Collaborative on 9th Jul 2013 9:00:am, at

    On June 9, 2013, the Evidence Communication Innovation Collaborative (ECIC) met to review progress and next steps to advance ECIC’s collaborative work on patients’ attitudes on data sharing in a variety of settings.

  • Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative on 25th Jul 2013 8:30:am, at

    On July 25, 2013, the Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative (CERIC) met to explore key action items related to the changing state of clinical research.

  • Roundtable Members Meeting on 26th Sep 2013 9:00:am, at

    On September 26, 2013, the Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care will hold a meeting of its members.

  • Data Harmonization for Patient-Centered Clinical Research on 31st Oct 2013 8:00:am, at

    On October 31, 2013, a workshop, sponsored by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) and convened by the Institute of Medicine, will consider in detail the issues and activities required of the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network (NCRN) in planning and implementing their inter-network data harmonization efforts.

  • Value Incentives Learning Collaborative on 4th Nov 2013 8:30:am, at

    On November 4, 2013, the Value Incentives Learning Collaborative met to discuss value incentives in the light of recent projections for health care spending.

  • Building the Patient and Family Advisory Leadership Network for Better Care on 11th Nov 2013 9:00:am, at

    On November 11, 2013, this meeting, a follow-on activity to the IOM workshop Partnering with Patients to Drive Shared Decisions, Better Value, and Care Improvements, aims to increase the networked communication with and among the leadership of the growing numbers of hospital- and health care center-based patient and family advisory groups.

  • Digital Learning Collaborative on 3rd Dec 2013 9:00:am, at

    On December 3, 2013, a meeting of the Digital Learning Collaborative was held which identified, highlighted, and advanced solutions to key challenges in the advancement of science and value-driven health by leveraging expertise in health information technology

  • Evidence Communication Innovation Collaborative on 6th Dec 2013 9:30:pm, at

    On December 6, 2013, a meeting of the Evidence Communication Innovation Collaborative (ECIC) was held to review progress and next steps related to patients’ attitudes, roles, and opportunities in advancing the use of clinical data for new knowledge.

  • Roundtable Members Meeting on 12th Mar 2014 9:30:am, at

    On March 12, 2014, the Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care will hold a meeting of its members with a focus on disruptive innovation in health care: the changing roles for patients, families, and the public.

  • Best Practices Innovation Collaborative on 27th Mar 2014 9:30:am, at

    On March 27, 2014, the Best Practices Innovation Collaborative (BPIC) met to review progress and next steps to advance BPIC’s collaborative work on the patient’s role on the health care team.

  • Heath System Leaders Working Toward High Value Care through Integration of Care and Research on 23rd Apr 2014 8:30:am, at

    This meeting, held on April 23-24, 2014, sponsored by the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) and convened by the Institute of Medicine, will engage health system leaders in a discussion of the issues, challenges, and approaches that present the greatest opportunity for executive engagement in leadership of efforts to generate new knowledge in the routine delivery of medical care as part of a continuously learning health system.

  • Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative on 12th May 2014 9:00:am, at

    On May 12, 2014, a meeting of the Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative (CERIC) considered practical, community-wide implementation of a continuously learning health system, using the Lake Nona, FL community as a laboratory.

  • Digital Learning Collaborative on 30th May 2014 9:00:am, at

    On May 30, 2014, a meeting of the Digital Learning Collaborative (DLC) was held together with the Learning Healthcare Community’s Essential Standards to Enable Learning (ESTEL) working group, to convene essential stakeholders, including standards groups, federal agencies, academic health systems (AHSs), and electronic health record (EHR) and research technology vendors around the issue of the implementing standards-based EHR-enabled research.

  • Health System Leaders Working Towards High Value Care through Integration of Care and Research on 20th Jun 2014 9:00:am, at

    On June 20, 2014, a meeting of Health System Leaders Working Towards High-Value Care through Integration of Care and Research was held.

  • Evidence Communication Innovation Collaborative on 17th Jul 2014 9:00:am, at

    On July 17, 2014, a meeting of the Evidence Communication Innovation Collaborative (ECIC) was held to review tools, strategies, and priorities in the roles of clinicians, patients, and families in shared decision making for advanced illness and end-of-life circumstances.

  • Roundtable Members Meeting on 24th Sep 2014 7:30:am, at

    On September 24, 2014, theRoundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care will hold a meeting of its members with a focus on improving value in health care through a discussion of promise, performance, and priorities.

  • Patient and Family Council Leaders Networking for Better Care, Better Evidence, and Better Value on 4th Nov 2014 9:30:am, at

    On November 4, 2014, a meeting of Patient and Family Council Leaders Networking for Better Care, Better Evidence, and Better Value was held.

  • Roundtable Members Meeting on 18th Mar 2015 8:30:am, at

    On March 18, 2015, the Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care will hold a meeting of its members with a focus on disruptive innovation in health care: the changing roles for patients, families, and the public.

  • Care Culture and Decision-making Innovation Collaborative on 5th Jun 2015 9:00:am, at

    At this meeting of the Care Culture and Decision-making Innovation Collaborative (CCDmIC), participants will: 1. Identify cultural factors and decision tools that inform and facilitate patient and family involvement in decision-making; 2. Review experience with the use of measurement to facilitate improved and shared decision-making; 3. Identify possible collaborative activities for CCDmIC participating organizations. We...

  • Workshop on High-Need Patients on 7th Jul 2015, at Keck Center

    A workshop, sponsored by the Peterson Center on Healthcare and convened by the Institute of Medicine, will engage in a discussion of the issues, challenges, and approaches that present the greatest opportunity creating models of care for high-need patients.

  • Care Culture and Decision-making Innovation Collaborative on 7th Jul 2015 8:00:am, at

    On July 7, 2015, a meeting of the Care Culture and Decision-making Innovation Collaborative (CCDmIC) was held to identify cultural factors and decision tools that inform and facilitate patient and family involvement in decision-making.

  • Global Health Risk Framework Meeting 1 on 28th Jul 2015, at NAS Building

    The first meeting of the Commission on a Global Health Risk Framework for the Future will take place July 28-29, 2015 at the National Academy of Sciences Building.

  • Workshop on Resilient and Sustainable Health Systems to Respond to Global Infectious Disease Outbreaks on 5th Aug 2015, at La Palm Royal Beach Hotel

    This workshop will focus on the characteristics of and optimum approaches to building sustainable and resilient health systems that are responsive to emerging infectious disease threats and other public health emergencies.

  • Workshop on Research and Development of Medical Products on 19th Aug 2015, at University of Hong Kong

    This three-day public workshop will provide a forum for relevant stakeholders to describe and provide input on the core needs and strategies to facilitate development of medical products to prevent, diagnose, treat, and protect from emerging global infectious diseases.

  • Workshop on Pandemic Financing on 27th Aug 2015, at NAS Building

    This workshop will explore the financing of global response to pandemic threats, clarifying where the money for surveillance, detection, and response should come from and how it should be spent.

  • Workshop on Global Governance for Health on 1st Sep 2015, at Wellcome Trust

    This workshop will examine challenges and opportunities for institutional reforms of the international framework for identifying and responding to global public health, infectious disease, events.

  • Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative Meeting on 3rd Sep 2015, at NAS Building

    A meeting of the Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative.

  • Advancing Continuously Learning Health Care Through Certification on 14th Sep 2015, at NAS Building

    Advancing Continuously Learning Health Care Through Certification: Taking a Cue from LEED?

  • Public Release of the Report of the IOM Committee on Diagnostic Error in Health Care on 22nd Sep 2015 11:00:am, at NAS Building

    The public release of the report of the Committee on Diagnostic Error in Health Care will take place September 22, 2015 at 11:00 AM ET in person and via live webcast. Members of the committee will be on hand to discuss the report. Register >>

  • Leadership Consortium Biannual Members Meeting on 24th Sep 2015, at NAS Building

    The biannual members meeting of the Leadership Consortium for Value & Science-Driven Health Care will take place on Thursday, September 24. This meeting is closed to the public, but if you would like more information, contact Mina Bakhtiar at mbakhtiar@nas.edu.

  • Connecting Population Health Scientists: Building Bridges to Improve Population Health on 29th Sep 2015, at NAS Building

    This event is the first of a series of annual meetings aimed at connecting population health scientists from diverse disciplines.

  • Meeting 2 of the International Commission on a Global Health Risk Framework for the Future on 1st Oct 2015, at Royal Society

    The International Commission on a Global Health Risk Framework for the Future will meet to discuss themes from the GHRF workshop series.

  • Public Information-Gathering Session: Human Gene Editing Initiative on 5th Oct 2015, at NAS Building

    To inform a committee that is planning an international summit on human gene editing, the National Academy of Sciences and National Academy of Medicine are holding a meeting on Oct. 5 to provide the committee with an overview of the state of the science of human gene editing.

  • NAM Annual Meeting 2015 on 19th Oct 2015, at NAS Building

    The theme of this year's annual meeting is Aging: Complexities, Opportunities, and Impacts on Society.

  • Special Session: Innovation in Aging and Longevity on 19th Oct 2015 4:00:pm, at NAS Building

    Join us for a lively conversation about outside-the-box thinking and disruptive innovations that could revolutionize the most universal issue in health.

  • Meeting 3 of the International Commission on a Global Health Risk Framework for the Future on 3rd Nov 2015, at Bellagio Center

    The International Commission on a Global Health Risk Framework for the Future will meet to develop its report.

  • Cities, Systems, Health, & Multisectoral Data Challenges on 30th Nov 2015 3:00:pm, at Keck Center

    The National Academy of Medicine is pleased to introduce the Innovation to Incubation (i2I) semiannual Health Innovators Speaker Series.

  • International Summit on Human Gene Editing on 1st Dec 2015, at NAS Building

    The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and the Royal Society (the science academy of the UK) are joining the National Academy of Sciences and the National Academy of Medicine in co-hosting an international summit on human gene editing to be held December 1-3 in Washington, DC. Subscribe to be notified when registration is available.

  • 2015 Rosenthal Symposium on 10th Dec 2015, at NAS Building

    This full-day symposium will examine recent gains and remaining challenges in patient safety and care quality.

  • Meeting of the Care Culture and Decision-Making Innovation Collaborative on 15th Dec 2015, at NAS Building

    At this meeting of the Care Culture and Decision-making Innovation Collaborative (CCDmIC), participants will: Explore how perspectives on care culture vary by stakeholder — patients and families, clinicians, and systems. Examine approaches for assessing and reporting results of initiatives to improve patient and family involvement in quality, evidence, and value. Consider the state of the...

  • Meeting 1 of the IOM Committee on Community-Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States on 6th Jan 2016 1:00:pm, at Keck Center

    The Institute of Medicine Committee on Community-Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States will hold its first meeting in Washington, DC, at the Keck Center of the National Academies. The committee will hear from speakers on several subjects that are relevant to the statement of task. More information will be posted closer to...

  • Findings of the Commission on a Global Health Risk Framework for the Future on 13th Jan 2016 10:00:am, at Rockefeller Foundation

    The report of the Commission on a Global Health Risk Framework for the Future will be released on January 13, 2016. The release event will outline the Commission's findings and recommendations in the areas of finance, governance, R&D, and health systems strengthening.

  • Models of Care for High-Need Patients: Workshop 2 on 19th Jan 2016, at NAS Building

    A meeting, sponsored by the Peterson Center on Healthcare and convened by the National Academy of Medicine, will engage in a discussion of the issues, challenges, and approaches that present the greatest opportunity creating models of care for high-need patients.

  • Accelerating Clinical Knowledge Generation and Use on 21st Jan 2016, at NAS Building

    In collaboration with the PCORnet Clinical Data Research Networks (CDRNs) and HealthCare System Interaction and Sustainability Task Force, the NAM will convene an invited group of senior leaders from health delivery centers and systems for a face-to-face meeting.

  • Framing the Dialogue on Race and Ethnicity to Advance Health Equity: A Workshop on 4th Feb 2016 8:00:am, at NAS Building

    This workshop will explore different strategies for framing the dialogue on equity and inequity among racial and ethnic groups to advance population health equity. This workshop builds on two previous roundtable events, the September 2015 workshop on advancing the science to improve population health and the September 2014 workshop on communicating to advance public health.

  • The Nation’s Medical Countermeasure Stockpile: Opportunities to Improve the Sustainability of the CDC Strategic National Stockpile – A Workshop on 4th Feb 2016 8:00:am, at Keck Center

    The first workshop of the Standing Committee for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Division of Strategic National Stockpile will take place February 4-5, 2016 at the Keck Center in Washington, DC.

  • Workshop on the Health Risks of Indoor Exposure to Particulate Matter on 10th Feb 2016 8:30:am, at Keck Center

    The Institute of Medicine of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will convene a public workshop on February 10-11, 2016 to discuss the state of the science on the health effects of indoor exposure to particulate matter.

  • Human Gene Editing: Scientific, Medical, and Ethical Considerations on 11th Feb 2016 8:00:am, at Keck Center

    With the conclusion of last December's International Summit on Human Gene Editing, the second component of the Human Gene Editing Initiative is now moving forward.

  • Research Priorities to Inform Public Health and Medical Practice for Domestic Zika Virus: A Workshop on 16th Feb 2016, at NAS Building

    This proposed workshop will bring together key stakeholders and experts to discuss the research priorities needed to inform medical and public health practice that can be implemented under real-world conditions to better understand the true risk that the Zika virus poses to the public in the U.S. and adequate prevention efforts and interventions to mitigate that risk.

  • Digital Learning Collaborative on 18th Feb 2016 8:30:am, at NAS Building

    Formerly the Electronic Health Records Innovation Collaborative (EHRIC), the Digital Learning Collaborative (DLC) is an ad hoc convening activity under the auspices of the NAM Leadership Consortium for Value & Science-Driven Health Care.

  • Committee on the Clinical Trials During the 2014-2015 Ebola Outbreak on 22nd Feb 2016, at Keck Center

    The first meeting of the Committee on Clinical Trials During the 2014-2015 Ebola Outbreak will take place on February 22 and February 23 in Room at the Keck Center in Washington, DC.

  • Policy Issues in the Clinical Development and Use of Immunotherapy for Cancer Treatment on 29th Feb 2016 8:00:am, at Keck Center

    This IOM workshop will examine existing challenges in the development and adoption of these novel therapeutics and explore strategies to improve the process.

  • Value Incentives & Systems Innovation Collaborative Meeting No. 1 on 1st Mar 2016 8:30:am, at NAS Building

    An ad hoc convening activity, under the auspices of the NAM Leadership Consortium, the Value Incentives & Systems Innovation Collaborative (VISIC) seeks to build on the foundation of prior work engaged by the Consortium.

  • Health Literacy and Precision Medicine: An Important Partnership on 2nd Mar 2016 8:30:am, at Keck Center

    On March 2, 2016 the Roundtable on Health Literacy of the Institute of Medicine will conduct a workshop on Health Literacy and Precision Medicine: An Important Partnership. The workshop will feature invited presentations and discussions of the issues that surround the role of health literacy in the growing field of precision medicine.

  • Neuroscience Trials of the Future: A Workshop on 3rd Mar 2016 8:30:am, at Keck Center

    While major strides have been made over the past two decades in basic neurosciences, the pace of translation into more effective treatments has eluded the field. Among the many factors contributing to this reality are the standard clinical trial methods that have barely changed, perhaps with the exception of increased use of electronic data acquisition and analysis.

  • DC Public Health Case Challenge Follow Up Event: Supporting Mental Health in Older Veterans on 4th Mar 2016 2:15:pm, at Keck Center

    This event is a follow-up to our annual DC Public Health Case Challenge, which invites undergrad and grad students at local universities to come up with proposals to address a specific DC public health problem – it is similar to a business school-style case competition.

  • Community Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States on 7th Mar 2016 8:30:am, at NAS Building

    The committee on Community Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States will hold an open session meeting on March 7, 2016 in the National Academy of Sciences building on Constitution Avenue in Washington, DC.

  • Asia Launch of A Global Health Risk Framework for the Future on 13th Mar 2016 3:00:pm, at The University of Hong Kong

    Asia Launch: Report Recommendations of the Commission on a Global Health Risk Framework for the Future

  • Workshop on Nutrition Care in Outpatient Oncology on 14th Mar 2016 7:30:am, at Keck Center

    The planning committee on Assessing Nutrition Care in Outpatient Oncology will be hosting a workshop on March 14, 2016, in Keck 100 that will be open to the public.

  • NAM/ONC meeting: Optimizing Strategies for Clinical Decision Support Meeting No. 1 on 16th Mar 2016, at NAS Building

    Additional information coming soon.

  • Investing in Young Children for Peaceful Societies: Individual and Structural Transformation on 16th Mar 2016, at

    This workshop will bring together two communities – early childhood development and peacebuilding. Through dialogue, the workshop will promote knowledge exchange and identification of opportunities to leverage investments in early childhood development to promote peace.

  • Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative Meeting on 16th Mar 2016 8:30:am, at NAS Building

    An ad hoc convening activity under the auspices of the NAM Leadership Consortium, the Clinical Effectiveness Innovation Collaborative (CERIC) provides a venue for information exchange and knowledge sharing among researchers working to develop and apply innovative approaches to evidence generation for health care decisions.

  • Public Discussion Meeting for the Report “Mitochondrial Replacement Techniques: Ethical, Social, and Policy Considerations” on 21st Mar 2016 1:30:pm, at NAS Building

    The Committee on Ethical and Social Policy Considerations of Novel Techniques for Prevention of Maternal Transmission of Mitochondrial DNA Diseases will hold a public discussion about its report "Mitochondrial Replacement Techniques: Ethical, Social, and Policy Considerations" on Monday, March 21, from 1:30 PM ET to 3:00 PM ET in the Lecture Room of the National Academy of Sciences Building.

  • Meeting #2: Public Workshop of the Committee on Clinical Trials During the 2014-2015 Ebola Outbreak on 22nd Mar 2016, at BMA House

    The Committee on Clinical Trials During the 2014-2015 Ebola Outbreak will convene a public workshop on March 22-24, 2016 at the British Medical Association House (BMA House), Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9JP, United Kingdom.

  • Deriving Drug Discovery Value from Large-Scale Genetic Bioresources: A Workshop on 22nd Mar 2016 8:30:am, at Keck Center

    The Roundtable on Translating Genomic-Based Research for Health is working with the Forum on Drug Discovery, Development, and Translation to host a workshop that will assess the current landscape of genomic-enabled drug discovery and development activities in industry, academia, and government, examine enabling partnerships and business models, and consider gaps and best practices in how data from populations could be collected with the goal of improving the drug discovery process.

  • Leadership Consortium Biannual Members Meeting on 23rd Mar 2016, at NAS Building

    Agenda >>  Presentations: Progress Towards a Learning Health System: A Look Back and a Look Ahead Michael McGinnis >> Vital Directions Victor Dzau >>  A Patient’s Perspective  Chrissie Blackburn >> Atul Gawande >> Strategies for Accelerating Progress Brent James >> Evidence to Inform Policy and Other Action at Multiple Levels Nancy Foster >> Janice Nevin...

  • Informing WIC Food Package Recommendations: State, Vendor, and Manufacturer Considerations: A Workshop and Public Comments Section on 31st Mar 2016, at Beckman Center

    The workshop supporting the Institute of Medicine study: Review of WIC Food Packages will be held on March 31, 2016 in the Beckman Center auditorium with a public comment session on April 1, 2016 in the Beckman Center's Huntington room.

  • The Role of Business in Multi-Sector Obesity Solutions: Working Together for Positive Change on 12th Apr 2016 9:00:am, at NAS Building

    The Roundtable will host a new workshop on April 12 that will focus specifically on the role of the business sector in obesity solutions. The workshop will feature expert speakers and discussion on why and how to encourage the business community to be involved in obesity solutions, identify reasons why businesses might be interested in being involved, and demonstrate ways they can be engaged with a focus on community level multi-sector collaborations.

  • Meeting 1: Standing Committee on Medical and Public Health Research During Large-Scale Emergency Events on 13th Apr 2016, at

    Meeting objectives and agenda are forthcoming.

  • Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative meeting on 20th Apr 2016 8:00:am, at NAS Building

    An ad hoc convening activity under the auspices of the NAM Leadership Consortium, the Clinical Effectiveness Innovation Collaborative (CERIC) provides a venue for information exchange and knowledge sharing among researchers working to develop and apply innovative approaches to evidence generation for health care decisions.

  • The Role of Accreditation in Enhancing Quality and Innovation in Health Professions Education on 21st Apr 2016 9:00:am, at Keck Center

    An ad hoc committee will plan and conduct a 2-day public workshop to explore global shifts in society, health, health care, and education, and their potential impact on general principles of program accreditation across the continuum of health professional education (foundational, graduate, and continuing professional development).

  • Applying the Disaster Risk Reduction Model for Health Systematically in the United States-A Panel Session at the 2016 Preparedness Summit on 21st Apr 2016 1:30:pm, at Dallas Hilton Anatole

    As the U.S. continues to suffer more frequent and unusual extreme weather events due to climate change, there are lessons that can be learned from across the globe on how to reduce risk and exposure to disasters instead of simply preparing to withstand and recover from them. Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) is the practice of addressing the causal factors of disaster through systems-wide analysis and action. DRR emphasizes a “culture of prevention” over the reactive “mitigate, prepare, respond, and recover” cycle (UNISDR).

  • Strengthening Disaster Resilience of Academic Biomedical Research Communities on 25th Apr 2016, at NAS Building

    Workshop on Strengthening Disaster Resilience of Academic Biomedical Research Communities

  • Community Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States on 27th Apr 2016 8:30:am, at Beckman Center

    On April 27, 2016, the Committee on Community Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States will hold a public session at the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center of the National Academies of Sciences and Engineering in Irvine, California.

  • Human Gene Editing Committee Meeting in Europe on 29th Apr 2016 9:00:am, at

    The National Academy of Sciences and National Academy of Medicine's Committee on Human Gene Editing will hold an open meeting in Paris, France on April 29, 2016, focusing on the principles underlying human gene editing governance and policy.

  • Advancing the Power of Economic Evidence to Inform Investments in Children, Youth, and Families on 2nd May 2016 9:00:am, at Keck Center

    On Monday, May 2, 2016, members from the Committee on the Use of Economic Evidence to Inform Investments in Children, Youth, and Families will hold a stakeholder engagement meeting at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, located at 500 5th Street, N.W., in Washington, D.C.

  • Health Impact Assessments: Their Role in Transportation Planning Webinar on 4th May 2016 11:00:am, at

    The Transportation Review Board of the National Academies s cosponsoring a webinar on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM ET that will feature how Health Impact Assessments (HIAs) affect transportation planning.

  • Workshop on Big Data and Analytics for Infectious Disease Research, Operations, and Policy on 10th May 2016 8:00:am, at Pan American Health Organization

    With the amount of data in our world exploding, big data could generate significant value in the field of infectious disease. The increased use of social media provides an opportunity to improve public health surveillance systems and develop predictive models.

  • Public Report Release: Preventing Bullying Through Science, Policy, and Practice on 10th May 2016 11:00:am, at NAS Building

    The Board on Children, Youth, and Families and the Committee on Law and Justice's will hold a public release of the report: Preventing Bullying Through Science, Policy, and Practice.

  • Identifying the Role of Violence Prevention in the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals on 12th May 2016, at Keck Center

    On May 12-13, 2016, The Forum on Global Violence Prevention will hold a 2-day workshop to explore and illuminate the ways in which violence prevention efforts fit into the global agenda and to begin to identify the ways in which the governments (including the U.S.), non-profits, multilaterals, and NGOs, and industry leaders can engage in and advance the violence prevention as a priority within the post-2015 agenda.

  • Vaccines: Ebola, SARS, MERS, Nipah, Zika virus, and beyond on 15th May 2016, at NAS Building

    This international forum is being held under the Chatham House Rule. The purpose is to build on the momentum generated by Ebola and Zika to focus attention on the need for comprehensive reform of the vaccine development process and how to accelerate the availability of new vaccines in advance of epidemics.

  • Meeting of the Care Culture & Decision-Making Innovation Collaborative on 18th May 2016 8:00:am, at NAS Building

    The Care Culture & Decision-Making Innovation Collaborative of the NAM's Leadership Consortium will meet on May 18, 2016.

  • Assessing Progress in End-of-Life and Serious Illness Care on 23rd May 2016 8:30:am, at Keck Center

    At this private working meeting, stakeholders will gather to discuss progress since the release of Dying in America in September 2014, identify barriers that may have impeded progress, and determine key next steps.

  • Public Report Release by the Committee on Accessible and Affordable Hearing Health Care for Adults on 2nd Jun 2016 11:00:am, at Keck Center

    The public release for the report by the Committee on Accessible and Affordable Hearing Health Care for Adults will take place June 2, 2016.

  • Workshop on Exploring Data and Metrics of Value at the Intersection of Health Care and Transportation on 6th Jun 2016 8:00:am, at NAS Building

    The Health and Medicine Division and the Transportation Research Board, program divisions of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, will jointly conduct a two-day workshop intended to examine community level data relating to building partnerships between health and transportation providers

  • Multimodal Therapies for Nervous System Disorders on 14th Jun 2016, at Keck Center

    The Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will host a workshop on June 14-15, 2016 on "Multimodal Therapies for Nervous System Disorders: A Workshop."

  • The Intersections Among Health Disparities, Disabilities, Health Equity, and Health Literacy on 14th Jun 2016, at NAS Building

    On June 14, 2016 The Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity and the Elimination of Health Disparities will co-host a one-day workshop with the Roundtable on Health Literacy on the The Intersections Among Health Disparities, Disabilities, Health Equity, and Health Literacy.

  • Community Violence as a Population Health Issue on 16th Jun 2016, at Lutheran Church of God Shepherd

    The Roundtable on Population Health will hold a one-day public workshop exploring trauma-informed approaches to community violence through a health equity lens.

  • Implementation of Lung Cancer Screening on 20th Jun 2016, at Keck Center

    This IOM workshop will examine the challenges in the implementation of LDCT lung cancer screening programs and consider potential actions to improve implementation.

  • Engaging the Private Sector and Developing Partnerships to Advance Health and the Sustainable Development Goals – A Workshop on 23rd Jun 2016, at New York Academy of Medicine

    An ad hoc committee will be appointed to plan a 2-day public workshop to explore the potential of partnerships between the public sector, the private sector, and civil society to advance the health focused targets of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

  • Moving From Evidence to Implementation of Early Childhood Programs: Strategies for Implementation on 23rd Jun 2016 8:00:am, at

    The Forum on Investing in Young Children Globally will hold a workshop that focuses on: 1) the science of implementing programs and practices that improve outcomes for children birth to age 8 at scale; and 2) how to translate evidence to action among policymakers and the public to finance and support large scale implementation of these programs, practices, and policies.

  • Strengthening the Workforce to Support Community Living and Participation for Older Adults and People with Disabilities on 27th Jun 2016 8:30:am, at Keck Center

    Strengthening the Workforce to Support Community Living and Participation for Older Adults and People with Disabilities: A Workshop

  • Clinician Resilience and Well-Being on 7th Jul 2016 8:15:am, at NAS Building

    On July 7, 2016, the National Academy of Medicine hosted a closed working meeting for leaders from more than 30 professional organizations to examine the issue of clinician resilience and well-being. For more information or to become involved in future activities related to clinician resilience, please email ClinicianWellBeing@nas.edu.

  • Dissemination Workshop on the Strategies to Improve Cardiac Arrest Survival on 11th Jul 2016, at NAS Building

    The dissemination workshop on the Strategies to Improve Cardiac Arrest Survival will be held on July 11-12, 2016 in Washington DC.

  • Human Gene Editing Open Committee Meeting on 12th Jul 2016 8:45:am, at

    The National Academy of Sciences and National Academy of Medicine Committee on Human Gene Editing is planning to hold an open public session on July 12 from 8:45AM-12:30PM EST.

  • Accelerating Clinical Knowledge Generation and Use: Strategic Scale and Spread on 8th Sep 2016 8:30:am, at Keck Center

    Meeting focus: Health executive leadership for development, spread, and scaling of a continuously learning health system.

  • Value Incentives & Systems Innovation Collaborative Meeting on 16th Sep 2016 8:30:am, at Keck Center

    An ad hoc convening activity, under the auspices of the NAM Leadership Consortium for Value & Science-Driven Health Care, the Value Incentives & Systems Innovation Collaborative (VISIC) seeks to build on the foundation of prior work engaged by the Consortium to develop a learning health system by convening organizations and individuals actively working to design, develop, test, and evaluate innovative approaches to shifting health care payment models

  • Leadership Consortium Biannual Members Meeting on 22nd Sep 2016, at NAS Building

    The biannual members meeting of the Leadership Consortium for a Value & Science-Driven Health System will take place on September 22, 2016.

  • Vital Directions for Health and Health Care: A National Conversation on 26th Sep 2016 8:55:am, at NAS Building

    The National Academy of Medicine will host a public symposium to gather stakeholder feedback on issues identified in Vital Directions for Health and Health Care, an NAM initiative that has stewarded the development of expert perspectives on opportunities in 19 priority areas for health policy, for consideration by the next presidential administration, other policy makers, and the public.

  • Driving Action and Progress on Obesity Prevention and Treatment on 27th Sep 2016, at NAS Building

    Have we tipped the scale towards achieving a healthy weight? What are the most promising opportunities that will drive future progress and action in obesity prevention and treatment?

  • 2016 NAM Annual Meeting–Complete Program for Members on 15th Oct 2016 5:00:pm, at NAS Building

    The National Academy of Medicine will hold its annual meeting on Sunday and Monday, October 16-17, 2016 in Washington, DC at the National Academy of Sciences Building.

  • NAM Annual Meeting 2016–Scientific Program on 17th Oct 2016 8:00:am, at NAS Building

    The 2016 NAM Annual Meeting will feature a day-long scientific program exploring the intersection of obesity and type 2 diabetes.

  • Models of Care for High-Need Patients: Workshop 3 on 21st Oct 2016, at Keck Center

    Sponsored by the Peterson Center on Healthcare and convened by the National Academy of Medicine, this meeting will engage stakeholders in a discussion of the issues, challenges, and approaches that present the greatest opportunity creating models of care for high-need patients.

  • ONC Meeting: Optimizing Strategies for Clinical Decision Support Meeting No. 2 on 27th Oct 2016, at NAS Building

    Location: NAS Building (Lecture Room) In the second of three meetings, sponsored by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, participants seek to explore and discuss opportunities and practical strategies for improving clinical decision support (CDS) practices and adoption. Presentations:  Welcome, Introduction, and Overview: Opening Remarks, B. Vindell Washington  Workgroup Reports: Creating,...

  • Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative Meeting on 3rd Nov 2016 8:30:am, at NAS Building

    An ad hoc convening activity under the auspices of the NAM Leadership Consortium, the Clinical Effectiveness Innovation Collaborative (CERIC) provides a venue for information exchange and knowledge sharing among researchers working to develop and apply innovative approaches to evidence generation for health care decisions.

  • Digital Learning Collaborative on 1st Dec 2016 8:30:am, at NAS Building

    Formerly the Electronic Health Records Innovation Collaborative (EHRIC), the Digital Learning Collaborative (DLC) is an ad hoc convening activity under the auspices of the NAM Leadership Consortium for Value & Science-Driven Health Care.

  • Pre-Release Webinar for Community Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the U.S. on 1st Dec 2016 1:00:pm, at

    We invite you to attend an informational, pre-release stakeholder webinar for the consensus study of the Committee on Community Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States, which will be released this winter.

  • 2016 Richard & Hinda Rosenthal Symposium: Precision Population Health on 6th Dec 2016 4:00:pm, at University of Washington, Seattle

    The National Academy of Medicine will host the annual Rosenthal & Hinda Rosenthal Symposium in Seattle, Washington.

  • Meeting of the Care Culture & Decision-Making Innovation Collaborative on 7th Dec 2016, at NAS Building

    Meeting of the Care Culture & Decision-Making Innovation Collaborative

  • Planning Meeting: NAM Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-Being and Resilience on 6th Jan 2017, at Keck Center

    On January 6, the NAM Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-Being and Resilience will hold a closed planning meeting.

  • Engaging Allies in the Culture of Health Movement on 25th Jan 2017 8:00:am, at Keck Center

    The National Academy of Medicine will host a one-day meeting in Washington, DC to introduce and generate engagement around its Culture of Health program.

  • Meeting of the Care Culture & Decision-Making Innovation Collaborative on 1st Feb 2017 7:00:pm, at

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  • Optimizing Strategies for Clinical Decision Support: Meeting No. 3 on 10th Feb 2017 9:00:am, at Keck Center

    Location: Keck Center (Room 100) In the  final meeting of the meeting series, sponsored by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, participants seek to explore collaborative opportunities to accelerate progress in the real-time application and use of Clinical Decision Support (CDS) in informing health and health care decision making.   More more information, please...

  • Human Genome Editing: Science, Ethics, and Governance- Report Release Public Briefing on 14th Feb 2017 11:00:am, at NAS Building

    On February 14, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. EST, the National Academies of Sciences (NAS) and National Academy of Medicine (NAM) invite you to attend a public briefing for the release of a new report, Human Genome Editing: Science, Ethics, and Governance.

  • Vital Directions for Health & Health Care: Priorities from a National Academy of Medicine Initiative on 21st Mar 2017 2:00:pm, at NAS Building

    In an uncertain time for U.S. health policy, how can we build a shared vision for progress? On March 21, 2017, the NAM will release the conclusive final paper in the Vital Directions series, authored by the initiative's steering committee, which outlines key priorities for action and essential infrastructure needs.

  • Leadership Consortium Biannual Members Meeting on 23rd Mar 2017 9:00:am, at NAS Building

    The biannual members meeting of the Leadership Consortium for a Value & Science-Driven Health System will take place on Thursday, March 23. This meeting is closed to the public, but if you would like more information, contact Emma Fine at efine@nas.edu.

  • Documentary Screening of Unseen Enemy (DC Premiere) on 2nd Apr 2017 3:00:pm, at NAS Building

    On Sunday, April 2, the National Academy of Medicine will host the DC premiere of a new documentary about the growing threat of infectious disease epidemics in our increasingly connected world.

  • Workshop on Developing Metrics to Monitor Global Health Security and Pandemic Preparedness on 18th Apr 2017 8:00:am, at NAS Building

    Ebola and Zika have reminded the world of how unprepared we are for a major disease outbreak. A significant amount of analysis and reflection followed these crises, including the recommendations from the Commission on a Global Health Risk Framework for the Future convened by the National Academy of Medicine (NAM). These efforts have led to broad consensus on what must be done to better detect, prevent and respond to the next major epidemic—yet far too little action has taken place thus far.

  • Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative Meeting on 20th Apr 2017 8:30:am, at NAS Building

    An ad hoc convening activity under the auspices of the NAM Leadership Consortium, the Clinical Effectiveness Innovation Collaborative (CERIC) provides a venue for information exchange and knowledge sharing among researchers working to develop and apply innovative approaches to evidence generation for health care decisions.

  • Meeting of the Care Culture and Decision-Making Innovation Collaborative on 5th May 2017 8:30:am, at

    This meeting will work to address 3 core questions: Engaging Communities. What is the state of the evidence and practice in engaging hard to reach populations? Leadership Insights. What is the role of leadership in creating and sustaining a culture of patient, family and community engaged care? Clinician Engagement. What tools and strategies may help...

  • Value Incentives and Systems Innovation Collaborative Meeting on 18th May 2017 8:30:am, at

    An ad hoc convening activity, under the auspices of the NAM Leadership Consortium for a Value & Science-Driven Health System, the Value Incentives & Systems Innovation Collaborative (VISIC) seeks to build on the foundation of prior work engaged by the Consortium to develop a learning health system by convening organizations and individuals actively working to design, develop, test, and evaluate innovative approaches to shifting health care payment models in ways that reward value, and develop and apply system-based tools and processes for improving health and health care.

  • Vital Signs Core Metrics: Learning from the California Demonstration Project (Webinar) on 16th Jun 2017 12:00:pm, at

    This webinar is intended to highlight the process and the results of the California Vital Signs Demonstration Project which implements Vital Signs at the community level and discuss challenges and opportunities.

  • Evidence Development & Use in a Learning Health System: Transforming clinical knowledge generation in the U.S. on 19th Jun 2017 8:30:am, at NAS Building

    Over the past year, the NAM Accelerating Clinical Knowledge Generation and Use meeting series, which was sponsored by PCORI and held under the auspices of the NAM Executive Leadership Network for Continuously Learning Health Care, focused on the institutional capacity and infrastructure needed to facilitate care delivery, care improvement, and new knowledge; ways to accelerate progress through cooperation and sharing across organizations; and approaches to steward system-wide progress toward continuous learning and improvement throughout health and health care.

  • Accelerating Clinical Knowledge Generation and Use Launch Event on 19th Jun 2017 9:00:am, at National Academy of Sciences Building

    Over the past year, the NAM Accelerating Clinical Knowledge Generation and Use meeting series, which was sponsored by PCORI and held under the auspices of the NAM Executive Leadership Network for Continuously Learning Health Care, focused on the institutional capacity and infrastructure needed to facilitate care delivery, care improvement, and new knowledge; ways to accelerate...

  • NAM-AHRQ Learning Health System Meeting on 29th Jun 2017, at NAS Building

    Meeting focus: Moving forward the vision of a continuously learning health system (LHS) Core questions: Definition: What constitutes a LHS? How might a LHS be defined, validated, and/or certified? Knowledge generation: What is the state of LHS research? What are knowledge gaps/priorities? Implementation: How might LHS be implemented and sustain in different systems and settings?...

  • Effective Care for High-Need Patients: Opportunities for Improving Outcomes, Value, and Health on 6th Jul 2017 1:00:pm, at NAS Building

    Join the National Academy of Medicine for the launch of its Special Publication Effective Care for High-Need Patients: Opportunities for Improving Outcomes, Value, and Health.

  • Digital Learning Collaborative on 13th Jul 2017 8:30:am, at NAS Building

    Formerly the Electronic Health Records Innovation Collaborative (EHRIC), the Digital Learning Collaborative (DLC) is an ad hoc convening activity under the auspices of the NAM Leadership Consortium for Value & Science-Driven Health Care.

  • Establishing Clinician Well-Being as a National Priority: Meeting 1 on 14th Jul 2017 8:00:am, at NAS Building

    Join the National Academy of Medicine on July 14 in Washington, DC as it hosts the first meeting of its Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-Being and Resilience.

  • Leadership Consortium Biannual Members Meeting on 14th Sep 2017 8:30:am, at National Academy of Sciences Building

    The biannual members meeting of the Leadership Consortium for a Value & Science-Driven Health System will take place on Thursday, September 14th. This meeting is closed to the public, but if you would like more information, contact Gwen Hughes at ghughes@nas.edu.

  • Annual Meeting 2017-Scientific Program on 16th Oct 2017 8:00:am, at NAS Building

    Developmental Neurosciences: Do We Know Enough to Prevent or Reverse Major Behavioral Disorders?

  • Vital Signs Core Metrics: Reducing Measurement Burden (Webinar) on 26th Oct 2017 12:00:pm, at

    This webinar is intended to describe the landscape of quality metric reporting and the opportunities for reducing measurement burden through efforts to measure what matters most.

  • Engaging Allies in the Culture of Health Movement: Stakeholder Meeting #2 on 9th Nov 2017 8:00:am, at Keck Center

    On November 9, 2017, the National Academy of Medicine will host the second public meeting of its ongoing Culture of Health program. The NAM's Culture of Health program is a multiyear collaborative effort funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

  • Systems Approaches for Health Innovation Collaborative on 17th Nov 2017 4:00:pm, at

    On November 17, 2017, the Systems Approaches for Health Innovation Collaborative (SAHIC) met to review the framework and content of SAHIC discussion paper on systems approaches.

  • NAM Workshop on High-need Patients on 21st Nov 2017 11:30:pm, at

    A workshop, held on November 21-22, 2017, sponsored by the Peterson Center on Healthcare and convened by the Institute of Medicine, will engage in a discussion of the issues, challenges, and approaches that present the greatest opportunity creating models of care for high-need patients.

  • Richard & Hinda Rosenthal Symposium: Pain & the Opioid Epidemic: A Path Forward on 27th Nov 2017 3:00:pm, at University of Michigan, Ford Auditorium

    On November 27, 2017, the National Academy of Medicine will host its annual Richard & Hinda Rosenthal Symposium at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI. This year's topic: Pain and the Opioid Epidemic: A Path Forward

  • Digital Learning Collaborative on 30th Nov 2017 8:30:am, at NAS Building

    Formerly the Electronic Health Records Innovation Collaborative (EHRIC), the Digital Learning Collaborative (DLC) is an ad hoc convening activity under the auspices of the NAM Leadership Consortium for Value & Science-Driven Health Care.

  • Meeting of the Care Culture and Decision-Making Innovation Collaborative on 7th Dec 2017 9:00:am, at National Academy of Sciences Building

    This meeting will focus on the integration of social and health services to meet the goals and needs of individuals coping with complex care needs.