38th Annual North American Meeting of the Society for Medical Decision Making

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

Sunday, October 23, 2016

9:00 AM-12:30 PM

Coquitlam, Second Floor
Bayshore Ballroom Salon D, Lobby Level
Bayshore Ballroom Salon E, Lobby Level
Cypress 1, Second Floor
AM4   DECISION MODELLING USING R
Petros Pechlivanoglou, MSc, PhD and Fernando Alarid-Escudero, MS, PhD Candidate
Cowichan, Second Floor
AM5   MODELING APPROACHES FOR ANALYSING HEALTH CARE PROBLEMS – AN INTRODUCTORY OVERVIEW AND COMPARISON
Beate Jahn, PhD, Mark S. Roberts, MD, MPP, James Stahl, MD, CM, MPH and Uwe Siebert, MD, MPH, MSc, ScD
Cypress 2, Second Floor
AM6   UNDERSTANDING SURVIVAL MODELLING WITH APPLICATION TO HTA
Christopher Parker, MSc, Andrew Briggs, DPhil and Andrew Davies, MSc
Oak 2, Second Floor
AM7   DECISION THEORY DEMYSTIFIED
Katherine Lofgren, MPH and Ankur Pandya, PhD
Mackenzie, Lobby Level
Oak 1, Second Floor
Seymour, Lobby Level
AM12   NEW METHODS FOR ADDRESSING CONFOUNDING IN COMPARATIVE EFFECTIVENESS AND COST-EFFECTIVENESS STUDIES
Noemi Kreif, PhD, Richard Grieve, PhD and Jasjeet S Sekhon, PhD

12:30 PM-2:00 PM

Stanley Park Ballroom, Salon 2, Second Floor

2:00 PM-5:30 PM

Coquitlam, Second Floor
Seymour, Lobby Level
PM2   SMDM CORE COURSE: INTRODUCTION TO THE PSYCHOLOGY OF MEDICAL DECISION MAKING
Victoria A. Shaffer, PhD, Laura D. Scherer, PhD and Negin Hajizadeh, MD, MPH
Bayshore Ballroom Salon E, Lobby Level
PM6   METHODS OF DISEASE MODEL CALIBRATION: THEORY AND PRACTICE
Douglas Taylor, MBA and Ankur Pandya, PhD
Cowichan, Second Floor
PM7   INTRODUCTION TO MICROSIMULATION
David Naimark, MD, MSc, BSc
Oak 2, Second Floor
PM8   SENSITIVITY ANALYSIS AND VALUE OF INFORMATION ANALYSIS USING REGRESSION METAMODELING IN R
Hawre Jalal, MD, PhD and Fernando Alarid-Escudero, MS, PhD Candidate
Oak 1, Second Floor
PM9   MAKING BETTER DECISIONS IN CAUSAL ANALYSIS: AN INTRODUCTION TO STRUCTURAL EQUATION MODELING WITH LATENT VARIABLES.
Joseph J. Sudano, PhD, Adam T. Perzynski, PhD and Jarrod E. Dalton, PhD
Bayshore Ballroom Salon D, Lobby Level
PM10   ISSUES IN THE ANALYSIS OF HEALTH CARE COST DATA
Nicholas Mitsakakis, MSc PhD
Cypress 2, Second Floor
PM11   PROMOTING PATIENTS’ AUTONOMY BY MAKING SPACES FOR THE FAMILY’S VOICE IN MEDICAL DECISION-MAKING
Richard Veerapen, FRCSEd(Surgical Neurology), LL.M, MA and Sandra Meadow, MA, MSc
Mackenzie, Lobby Level
PM12   ADVANCED TOPICS IN DECISION ANALYTIC MODELING
Jagpreet Chhatwal, PhD and Elamin H. Elbasha, PhD
Cypress 1, Second Floor
PM13   INTRODUCTION TO IMPLEMENTATION SCIENCE
Gregory Aarons, PhD and Byron Powell, PhD

5:30 PM-6:30 PM

Bayshore Ballroom Foyer, Lobby Level

6:30 PM-8:30 PM

Bayshore Ballroom ABC, Lobby Level

8:30 PM-10:30 PM

Marine, Lobby Level
WOMEN IN SMDM: ADVANCING CAREERS, IMPACT AND HAPPINESS
Angela Fagerlin, PhD and Sharon E. Straus, MD, MSc, FRCPC

8:30 PM-11:00 PM

Monday, October 24, 2016

7:00 AM-8:30 AM

7:30 AM-8:30 AM

Seymour, Lobby Level

8:30 AM-8:45 AM

Stanley Park Ballroom 123, Second Floor

8:45 AM-9:45 AM

Stanley Park Ballroom 123, Second Floor

10:00 AM-11:00 AM

Bayshore Ballroom Salon D, Lobby Level
Bayshore Ballroom Salon F, Lobby Level

11:15 AM-12:30 PM

Bayshore Ballroom Salon D, Lobby Level
SYMPOSIUM: HEALTH EXPERIENCES RESEARCH, ENGAGEMENT, AND DECISION MAKING
Mark Helfand, MD, MPH, Sara J. Knight, PhD, Susan Law, PhD, Nancy Pandhi, MD, MPH, PhD and Katherine Clegg Smith, PhD
Bayshore Ballroom Salon E, Lobby Level
SYMPOSIUM: INCORPORATING PATIENT ENGAGEMENT AND PATIENT-PREFERENCE DATA INTO MEDICAL DECISION MAKING
Heather L. Benz, PhD, Deborah Marshall, PhD, Anindita Saha, B.S., John F.P. Bridges, PhD and Andrea Ferris, MBA
Bayshore Ballroom Salon F, Lobby Level
SYMPOSIUM: INTEGRATING PATIENT-REPORTED OUTCOME MEASURES (PROMS) TO SUPPORT DECISION MAKING
Arlene S. Bierman, MD, MS, Jeffrey Johnson, PhD, Rosalie Viney, PhD and David GT Whitehurst, PhD

1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Cypress 1, Second Floor
GLOBAL HEALTH INTEREST GROUP MEETING
Bruce R. Schackman, PhD
Cypress 2, Second Floor
INFECTIOUS DISEASE MODELING INTEREST GROUP MEETING
Eva A. Enns, MS, PhD and William W. L. Wong, Ph.D.
Oak 1, Second Floor
MEDICAL INFORMATICS INTEREST GROUP MEETING
David Chartash, BEngSc, MHSc and Brendan C. Delaney, MD
Oak 2, Second Floor
Mackenzie, Lobby Level
Seymour, Lobby Level

2:00 PM-3:30 PM

Bayshore Ballroom Salon D, Lobby Level
Bayshore Ballroom Salon E, Lobby Level
Bayshore Ballroom Salon F, Lobby Level
1C   ORAL ABSTRACTS: ECONOMIC EVALUATION METHODS
David O. Meltzer, MD, PhD

3:30 PM-4:00 PM

Seymour, Lobby Level
Mackenzie, Lobby Level

4:00 PM-5:30 PM

Bayshore Ballroom Salon D, Lobby Level
Bayshore Ballroom Salon E, Lobby Level
Bayshore Ballroom Salon F, Lobby Level

5:30 PM-7:00 PM

Stanley Park Ballroom 123, Second Floor
PANEL: RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE SECOND PANEL ON COST-EFFECTIVENESS IN HEALTH AND MEDICINE
Peter Neumann, ScD, Gillian D. Sanders, PhD, Anirban Basu, PhD, David Feeny, PhD, Murray Krahn, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Karen M. Kuntz, ScD, David O. Meltzer, MD, PhD, Douglas K. Owens, MD, MS, Lisa A. Prosser, MS, PhD, Joshua A. Salomon, PhD and Thomas Trikalinos, MD, PhD

7:00 PM-9:30 PM

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

7:00 AM-8:30 AM

Bayshore Ballroom ABC, Lobby Level

7:30 AM-8:30 AM

Oak 1, Second Floor
Cypress 1, Second Floor
Mackenzie, Lobby Level
DECISION PSYCHOLOGY INTEREST GROUP MEETING
Laura D. Scherer, PhD and Victoria A. Shaffer, PhD
Oak 2, Second Floor
ETHICS RESEARCH INTEREST GROUP MEETING
Luciana S. Garbayo, MD, PhD
Seymour, Lobby Level
METHODS DEVELOPMENT IN ECONOMIC EVALUATION INTEREST GROUP MEETING
Torbjorn Wisloff, PhD, MSc and Mike Paulden, MA., MSc.
Cypress 2, Second Floor
PEDIATRICS INTEREST GROUP MEETING
Ellen A. Lipstein, MD, MPH

8:30 AM-9:00 AM

Stanley Park Ballroom 123, Second Floor
PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS
Mark Helfand, MD, MPH

9:00 AM-10:00 AM

Stanley Park Ballroom 123, Second Floor

10:00 AM-10:30 AM

Mackenzie, Lobby Level
Seymour, Lobby Level

10:30 AM-12:00 PM

Bayshore Ballroom Salon D, Lobby Level
Bayshore Ballroom Salon E, Lobby Level
Bayshore Ballroom Salon F, Lobby Level
3I   ORAL ABSTRACTS: IMPROVING MODELING RESEARCH
Mark S. Roberts, MD, MPH

12:00 PM-1:30 PM

12:30 PM-1:30 PM

Bayshore Ballroom Salon D, Lobby Level
CAREER DEVELOPMENT PANEL: TRAINING IN MEDICAL DECISION MAKING
Stirling Bryan, PhD, Anne M. Stiggelbout, PhD and R. Scott Braithwaite, MD, MSc, FACP

1:30 PM-3:00 PM

Bayshore Ballroom Salon D, Lobby Level
SYMPOSIUM: HOW CAN WE BEST PRESENT UNCERTAINTY THAT ACTIVATES PATIENTS TO MAKE INFORMED DECISIONS?
Paul K. J. Han, MD, MA, MPH, Michael W. Kattan, PhD and Valerie F. Reyna, PhD
Bayshore Ballroom Salon F, Lobby Level
SYMPOSIUM: USING TAILORED POPULATION HEALTH DATA TO SUPPORT DECISION MAKING
Angela Fagerlin, PhD, Jorie M. Butler, PhD, Qing Zeng, PhD, Barbara Jones, MD, MSc, Matthew Samore, MD and Michael A. Rubin, MD, PhD

3:30 PM-5:00 PM

Bayshore Ballroom Salon D, Lobby Level
Bayshore Ballroom Salon E, Lobby Level
Bayshore Ballroom Salon F, Lobby Level
4L   ORAL ABSTRACTS: CHRONIC DISEASE MANAGEMENT
Mohsen Sadatsafavi, MD, PhD

5:15 PM-6:15 PM

Bayshore Ballroom Salon D, Lobby Level

6:30 PM-7:30 PM

7:30 PM-9:30 PM

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

7:30 AM-9:00 AM

Bayshore Ballroom ABC, Lobby Level

8:00 AM-9:00 AM

Oak 2, Second Floor
Cypress 1, Second Floor
EDUCATION COMMITTEE MEETING
Miriam Kuppermann, PhD, MPH

9:00 AM-9:45 AM

Stanley Park Ballroom 123, Second Floor

10:00 AM-11:30 AM

Bayshore Ballroom Salon D, Lobby Level
Bayshore Ballroom Salon E, Lobby Level
Bayshore Ballroom Salon F, Lobby Level

11:30 AM-11:45 AM