Health Services Research Day at Emory
The Georgia CTSA and Emory Department of Medicine are pleased to present the 6th Annual Health Services Research Day
Join us for this symposium and networking opportunity where researchers will learn about ongoing quality, effectiveness, and value-based research activities across the state of Georgia. This year's focus will be on interactive discussions, the generation of novel approaches to quality, and value-based research and stimulating interdisciplinary collaboration across the Georgia CTSA.
Karen Joynt Maddox, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Assistant Professor of Social Work
Washington University School of Medicine
2018 Event: "Improving Outcomes and Value of Healthcare"
2017 Event: "Emerging Concepts in Health Services Research"
Congratulations to our award winners!
Top Scoring Abstract Awards:
Katherine Baxter, Wesley T. O'Neal, and Lindsay Allen
1st Place Poster Award:
2nd Place Poster Award:
3rd Place Poster Award:
Raymond J. Lynch, MD, MS
Pairing Emory and external data for health services and health policy research (Jason Hockenberry)
Peripheral arterial disease: a VA population experience (Shipra Arya, MD) Emory login required to access.
Highlighted abstract submission: "Home health pilot decreases readmissions in high-risk ileostomy patients (Virginia Shaffer) Emory login required to access.
Toward better, not more, end-of-life care (Mi-Kyung Song)
Exploring the impact of sex discrepancies in HIV treatment and cure (Cecile Delille Lahiri)
A patient-centered population health approach to older adults with CKD (Barrett Bowling)
Highlighted abstract submission: "Reducing 'inappropriate' percutaneous coronary intervention procedures in a multi-hospital, academic health care system (Joe Xie)
Choosing wisely: Translating evidence into practice change (David Howard,
Highlighted abstract submission: "Decreasing length of stay and cost in colorectal surgery using an enhanced recovery program (Liza Roger)
Informatics - Data Rich or Data Overload? (Sheri Chernetsky Tejedor)
Overuse of Imaging: Identifying Waste and Inefficiency (Kimberly Applegate)
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to request a copy of a 2014 slide presentation.
The 2017 event was coordinated by the Department of Medicine, within the Emory University School of Medicine. Planning committee members include Drs. Nathan Spell, Daniel Hunt, David J. Murphy, Kathy Griendling, Rachel Patzer, Jason Hockenberry, and Mehul Raval, with administrative support from Rebekah Hills and Hannah Joy.
We would like to thank the Woodruff Fund, Inc. Board of Directors (under the Health Services Research Initiative, within the Woodruff Health Sciences Center) for its generosity in sponsoring this event for the past two years.