• The PHO Mission is to improve health outcomes by developing, maintaining, improving and encouraging the application of the Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System in research and clinical practice. 


  • Register now for the PHO Annual Conference! Register now for the PHO Annual Conference!


    Catch the Wave:
    Clinical and Methodology Advances   

      October 24 & 25, 2019 

    Kona Kai Resort & Spa -  San Diego, CA

    Click on the image below to register

  • What last year's attendees said:

    "Guided Poster Walks were Terrific"

    "Unparalleled opportunity to network and learn with the best"

    "Good quality presentations, excellent symposiums, informative posters"


    The PHO is pleased to announce the newest PROMIS publication. The lead author is David Cella, PhD. Click on the image below for a free copy. Offer available until July 6. 

    PROMIS® Health Profiles: Efficient short-form measures of seven health domains

  • PHO Board selects executive director PHO Board selects executive director

    The Board of Directors is pleased to introduce Lousanne "Zan" Lofgren as executive director of the PROMIS Health Organization.

    "I am honored to be selected as PHO's first executive director and am excited to be working with the PHO leadership, members, and staff to advance PHO's mission."

    The newly created position will increase PHO's capability to advance the use of PROMIS® health measures by researchers, clinicians, and hospital administrators. The measures capture outcomes that matter most to patients and use data to evaluate and improve health outcomes.

    Lofgren previously served as executive director of the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society and the Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Foundation for 10 years and in senior director positions at the American Society of Plastic Surgeons for 21 years. She is a graduate of Northwestern University.