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.

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 evidence base on the effectiveness of patient and family initiatives to improve care outcomes and quality. Discuss activities, trends, and prospects for tools that assist and improve the results of partnered decisions by patients and clinicians. There is limited capacity for this meeting. If you are interested in participating, please contact Mina Bakhtiar ( to inquire about available space or if you are interested in tuning in via Webex. Presentations:  In order of the Agenda: Assessing the Impact of Patient and Family Initiatives: the Evidence, Sue Sheridan Assessing the Impact of Patient and Family Initiatives: the Evidence, Susan Frampton Patient and Family Engagement: Emerging Evidence and Research Opportunities, Helene Moriarty Challenges in Providing Decision Support to Patients, Floyd J. Fowler Agenda >> Meeting Logistics >> Meeting Highlights >>