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Register for the Dec. 7 ROCC Webinar: Preserving Privacy in Data Sharing
Darren Toh, ScD, BPHAR, MS, Associate Professor, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School will provide an overview of new privacy-protecting analytics and data-sharing methods and examples of ways researchers and health system leaders are applying these methods to enhance multicenter collaboration. Register Today

Call for Abstracts Now Open for the 2018 AAMC Integrating Quality Conference
The conference, now in its 10th year, is seeking abstracts for presentations, interactive workshops, and posters that showcase effective strategies to accelerate systems improvements in quality, patient safety, and high-value care across the academic medicine missions of care delivery, health professions education, and research. The conference will run from June 7-8, 2018 near Washington, DC. The call for abstracts will close on Dec. 29, 2017 at 11:59 PM (ET). Learn More

10th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation in Health
Dec. 4-6 – This conference, held in Arlington, VA and co-hosted by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and AcademyHealth, bridges the gap between research, practice, and policy in health and health care. This year’s theme is A Decade of Progress and the Path Forward. Learn More

National Academy of Medicine Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-Being and Resilience
Dec. 13—Organizations across the country have the opportunity to submit commitment statements on improving clinician well-being and reducing clinician burnout. Learn More

AAMC Chief Medical Officers Group (CMOG) and Group on Faculty Practice (GFP) Joint Meeting
Jan. 6—Early Bird Registration closes for the 2018 meeting, which brings together academic medicine leaders—Chief Medical Officers, Practice Plan Leaders, and Chief Medical Information Officers—to discuss critical issues and share best practices for implementing complex changes at their institutions as well as across academic medicine. Learn More

New NIH “All About Grants” podcast
In “Understanding the Definition of a clinical Trial and What That Means for You,” NIH Deputy Director for Extramural Research, Michael Lauer, MD, provides information about clinical trial policies and answers questions.  Learn More

Past ROCC Meetings and Webinars

ROCC Member Spotlights

Preserving Privacy in Data Sharing (audio recording)
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Darren Toh, ScD
Associate Professor, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard School of Medicine

Testing and Implementing Evidence-Based Practices: Strategies for Learning Health Systems (audio recording)
Amy Kilbourne, PhD, MPH
Director, VA Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (QUERI)

Linking Research to Care: Programs and Upcoming Research Opportunities by NCI, RWJF, and AHRQ

Current and Upcoming Opportunities for Research Funding: A Conversation with AHRQ (audio recording)
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David Meyers, MD
Chief Medical Officer, AHRQ

Future Perspectives of the National Cancer Institute's Dissemination & Implementation Research
David Chambers, DPhil.
Deputy Director for Implementation Science, NCI

The Best of Evidence and The Best Research Support: A Conversation on the RWJF Research, Evaluation, and Learning Initiative
Alonzo Plough, PhD, MPH
Vice President, Research-Evaluation-Learning, Chief Science Officer, RWJF

2015 - 2016 LHS Awardee Webinars and Presentations

Session 1: Creating a Learning and Improving Health System
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Peter Pronovost, MD, PhD, Johns Hopkins Medicine

Session 2: Implementation of Value Driven Outcomes & Project ROCKET: Relationship of Clinical Knowledge Events Tool
Yoshimi Anzai, MD, MPH, Utah HealthCare | Presentation Slides 
Ron Price, Loyola University Chicago | Presentation Slides 

Session 3: Implementing and Evaluating Patient Reported Outcomes (PROs) & Aligning Cost and Quality
Howard Weeks, MD, University of Utah | Presentation Slides 
Susan Moffatt-Bruce, MD, PhD, OSU Wexner Medical Center | Presentation Slides 

Session 4: Creation of a Comprehensive Center for Informatics and Analysis & Clinical Research+
John Showalter, MD, MSIS, Mississippi Medical Center | Presentation Slides 
Jason Hughes, MBA, MS, Penn Medicine | Presentation Slides 

Academic Medicine Investment in Medical Research Webinar

In June 2015, ROCC hosted a free webinar designed to help demystify indirect costs and institutional investment in research. Laura Yaeger, Managing Director from Huron Consulting Group, presented survey results from 46 medical schools concerning their total investment in the research mission. The findings illustrated the key components of institutional investment in research including startup packages and bridge funding. Download the presentation. 

Research in Residency Meeting

The AAMC and Research on Care Community hosted a meeting on May 28, 2015 which convened teams from institutions interested in enhancing their residency research experience. The goal of the meeting was to create a customized learning environment, matching learners with experts as a means to gather the information and strategies needed to enhance the research experience of their residency programs. Download the Research in Residency meeting notes .

To view the presentations given at the meeting, please use the links below.

Research in Residency Meeting Presentations

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