Past Events

Establishing Clinician Well-Being as a National Priority: Meeting 1

July 14, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

To ensure high-quality patient care and build a more effective health system, we depend on a healthy, productive, and engaged clinician workforce. But, increasingly, U.S. health care providers are burned out. Our nation stands at a critical crossroads. Health care spending is at an all-time high, yet Americans are less healthy than peers in other […]

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Digital Learning Collaborative

July 13, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

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. It was created to provide a venue for joint activities that can accelerate progress towards the digital infrastructure necessary for continuous improvement […]

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Effective Care for High-Need Patients: Opportunities for Improving Outcomes, Value, and Health

July 6, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Follow us on Twitter @theNAMedicine using #HighNeeds.Join the National Academy of Medicine on July 6 in Washington, DC as it releases the special publication Effective Care for High-Need Patients. This public meeting will serve as a launch for the publication and an opportunity to discuss action priorities for improving the effectiveness and efficiency of care […]

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NAM-AHRQ Learning Health System Meeting

June 29, 2017 @ 12:00 am - August 31, 2017 @ 12:00 am

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? […]

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Accelerating Clinical Knowledge Generation and Use Launch Event

June 19, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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 […]

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Evidence Development & Use in a Learning Health System: Transforming clinical knowledge generation in the U.S.

June 19, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

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 […]

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Vital Signs Core Metrics: Learning from the California Demonstration Project (Webinar)

June 16, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

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. Key questions include: What are key drivers of feasibility and value of using Vital Signs at a community level? What are potential challenges of […]

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Value Incentives and Systems Innovation Collaborative Meeting

May 18, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

About this Event 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 […]

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Meeting of the Care Culture and Decision-Making Innovation Collaborative

May 5, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

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 […]

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Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative Meeting

April 20, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

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. Work focuses on identifying key barriers to and opportunities for advancing […]

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Workshop on Developing Metrics to Monitor Global Health Security and Pandemic Preparedness

April 18, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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 […]

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Documentary Screening of Unseen Enemy (DC Premiere)

April 2, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Unseen Enemy premieres nationwide on CNN on April 7 at 9:00 PM ET.   Dr. Soka Moses was only two years out of his medical internship when he was put in charge of the Ebola Treatment Unit at one of the largest hospitals in Liberia. One by one, he watched his colleagues die. Veronica Maria Dos […]

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Leadership Consortium Biannual Members Meeting

March 23, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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.

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Vital Directions for Health & Health Care: Priorities from a National Academy of Medicine Initiative

March 21, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location: NAS Building2101 Constitution Avenue NW Washington, DC 20418 Lecture Room The National Academy of Medicine's Vital Directions for Health and Health Care Initiative has called on more than 150 leading experts across the country to assemble evidence-based strategies for advancing health and health care under the new presidential administration. On March 21, 2017, the […]

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Human Genome Editing: Science, Ethics, and Governance- Report Release Public Briefing

February 14, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

A full recording of the release event will be available soon. Date: February 14, 2017 | 11:00 AM ET Location: National Academy of Sciences Building (Lecture Room)  On February 14, 2017 at 11:00 AM EST, the National Academies of Sciences (NAS) and National Academy of Medicine (NAM) invite you to attend a public briefing for […]

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