37th Annual Meeting of the Society for Medical Decision Making

* Please note that the schedule, speakers and presentations are subject to change.

Sunday, October 18, 2015

9:00 AM-12:30 PM

Sterling Studio 1
AM02   SMDM CORE COURSE: INTRODUCTION TO SHARED DECISION MAKING AND PATIENT DECISION AIDS
Mary Politi, PhD, Angela Fagerlin, PhD and Dominick Frosch, PhD
Mills Studio 6
AM04   ADVANCED TOPICS IN DECISION ANALYTIC MODELING
Jagpreet Chhatwal, PhD and Elamin H. Elbasha, PhD
Mills Studio 5
AM07   DECISION MODELLING USING R
Petros Pechlivanoglou, MSc, PhD, Nicholas Mitsakakis, MSc PhD, Lusine Abrahamyan, MD MPH PhD and William W. L. Wong, Ph.D.
Mills Studio 8
AM08   MAKING BETTER DECISIONS IN CAUSAL ANALYSIS: AN INTRODUCTION TO STRUCTURAL EQUATION MODELING AND BAYESIAN NETWORKS
Jarrod E. Dalton, PhD, Adam T. Perzynski, PhD and Joseph J. Sudano, PhD
Mills Studio 2
AM10   PRINCIPLES OF EFFECTIVE DATA VISUALIZATION
Carrie Bennette, MPH, PhD and Catherine Richards, MPH, PhD
Mills Studio 7
Mills Studio 3
AM12   ISSUES IN THE ANALYSIS OF HEALTH CARE COST DATA
Nicholas Mitsakakis, MSc PhD

9:00 AM-5:30 PM

Mills Studio 1
FD1   A BEGINNERSí GUIDE TO THE ART AND SCIENCE OF STATED-PREFERENCE METHODS
A. Brett Hauber, PhD and John F.P. Bridges, PhD

12:30 PM-2:00 PM

2:00 PM-5:30 PM

Mills Studio 4
Mills Studio 5
PM02   SMDM CORE COURSE: PSYCHOLOGY OF MEDICAL DECISION MAKING
Victoria A. Shaffer, PhD, Laura D. Scherer, PhD, Marieke de Vries, PhD and Negin Hajizadeh, MD, MPH
Mills Studio 6
PM03   WHAT'S IMPORTANT TO PATIENTS? USING TOOLS FROM MARKETING AND EDUCATION TO ASSESS DISPARATE PERSPECTIVES AND IMPROVE DECISION SUPPORT TOOLS
Nananda F. Col, MD, MPH, MPP, FACP, Geri Baumblatt, BA, MA, Jan Gollins, MBA and Danielle Walls, MA
Mills Studio 7
PM04   ANALYSING DECISION UNCERTAINTY TO INFORM FUNDING AND RESEARCH DECISIONS
Susan Griffin, PhD, Marta Soares, Msc, Elisabeth A.L. Fenwick, PhD and Christopher Parker, MSc
Sterling Studio 1
PM05   AN INTRODUCTION TO (PYTHON) PROGRAMMING FOR THE MEDICAL DECISION SCIENTIST
David Chartash, BEngSc, MHSc and William Bennett, MD
Sterling Studio 2
PM06   METHODS OF DISEASE MODEL CALIBRATION: THEORY AND PRACTICE
Ankur Pandya, PhD, Douglas Taylor, MBA and Vidit Munshi, MA
Mills Studio 8
PM07   INTRODUCTION TO AGENT-BASED SIMULATION MODELING
Oguzhan Alagoz, PhD and Jagpreet Chhatwal, PhD
Mills Studio 2
PM10   INTRODUCTION TO IMPLEMENTATION SCIENCE
Enola Proctor, PhD and Byron Powell, PhD
Mills Studio 3
PM15   VALUE OF INFORMATION ANALYSIS USING REGRESSION METAMODELING
Hawre Jalal, MD, MSc, PhD and Fernando Alarid-Escudero, MS

5:30 PM-6:30 PM

6:30 PM-8:30 PM

Grand Ballroom EH

7:30 PM-9:30 PM

8:30 PM-10:30 PM

8:30 PM-11:30 PM

Monday, October 19, 2015

7:00 AM-8:30 AM

8:30 AM-8:45 AM

Grand Ballroom D

8:45 AM-9:45 AM

Grand Ballroom D
KEYNOTE: THE POLICY GAME
Pierre-Gerlier Forest, PhD

10:00 AM-11:30 AM

Grand Ballroom BC
Grand Ballroom FG

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Grand Ballroom A
PANEL DISCUSSION: DECISION MAKING AMONG VULNERABLE POPULATIONS NEW TO THE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM
Selin Malkoc, PhD, Mary Politi, PhD, John Schneider, MD, MA and Joseph Goodman, PhD
Grand Ballroom B
SYMPOSIUM: TRANSLATING PATIENT PREFERENCE RESEARCH INTO REGULATORY PRACTICE
Anindita Saha, BS, A. Brett Hauber, PhD, Telba Irony, PhD, Holly Peay, PhD and John F.P. Bridges, PhD

1:00 PM-2:30 PM

2:45 PM-4:15 PM

Grand Ballroom D
PLENARY: IMPLEMENTATION OF THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT (ACA): PERSPECTIVES OF THE GOVERNMENT, PHYSICIANS, HOSPITALS, PAYERS, AND PATIENTS
Craig Blakely, PhD, MPH, John Yarmuth, Nancy Foster, Nancy Dickey, MD, Murray Ross, PhD, Jeffrey Harman, PhD and Betsy Imholz

4:30 PM-6:00 PM

6:00 PM-7:00 PM

Grand Ballroom FG
CAREER DEVELOPMENT PANEL
Natasha K. Stout, Ph.D., Ava John-Baptiste, PhD, Ewout W. Steyerberg, PhD, Angela Fagerlin, PhD and Ahmed M. Bayoumi, MD, MSc
Grand Ballroom D
PANEL: WHAT IS A "GOOD" MEDICAL DECISION? PERSPECTIVES FROM MULTIPLE STAKEHOLDERS: A SBM-SMDM CROSSTALK PANEL DISCUSSION
Erika A. Waters, PhD, MPH, Deb Feldman-Stewart, PhD, Mary K. Goldstein, MD, MS, Mikki Brewster, MSW and Simon Craddock Lee, PhD, MPH

7:30 PM-9:30 PM

9:30 PM-11:00 PM

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

7:00 AM-8:30 AM

8:30 AM-9:00 AM

Grand Ballroom D
PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS
Ahmed M. Bayoumi, MD, MSc

9:00 AM-10:00 AM

10:30 AM-12:00 PM

12:00 PM-1:30 PM

12:30 PM-1:30 PM

Grand Ballroom FG
SYMPOSIUM: DO THE RIGHT THING - ETHICS, DECISION SCIENCE AND IMPLEMENTATION: AN INTERDISCIPLINARY SYMPOSIUM
James Stahl, MD, CM, MPH, James DuBois, Dsc, PhD, Douglas White, MD, MAS and Luciana S. Garbayo, MD, PhD
Grand Ballroom C
SYMPOSIUM: PCORI UPDATE FOR SMDM
David O. Meltzer, MD, PhD, Harold Sox, MD, Mark Helfand, MD, MPH, Jean R. Slutsky, P.A., M.S.P.H. and William Lawrence, MD, MS

1:30 PM-3:00 PM

3:30 PM-5:00 PM

Grand Ballroom D
PLENARY: MOVING DECISION AIDS FROM RESEARCH TO REAL-WORLD SETTINGS
Karen R. Sepucha, PhD, Daniel Matlock, MD, MPH, Dawn Stacey, RN, PhD, CON (C), Matthew Handley, MD, Angela Fagerlin, PhD and William Lawrence, MD, MS

5:00 PM-6:00 PM

6:00 PM-7:00 PM

7:00 PM-10:00 PM

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

7:30 AM-9:00 AM

9:00 AM-9:45 AM

Grand Ballroom FG

10:00 AM-11:30 AM

11:30 AM-11:45 AM