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The PROMIS Training Workshop

Moving from PROMIS basics to advanced use
in clinical and research settings

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Get the Training you and your team need

May 12-13, 2022 - It's virtual

Thursday - Friday, 9 am - 1 pm each day

Participate wherever you are

The PROMIS Training Workshop is an intensive learning experience.

The Workshop covers the basics and advanced use of the PROMIS family of measures:

  • what they are
  • the value of PROMIS in clinical practice and research
  • getting started
  • gaining buy-in
  • building your team
  • implementing PROMIS into clinical and research workflows
  • the importance of data
  • using the scores with colleagues and patients

It's Virtual!   While this PROMIS Training Workshop will not be held in Montreal as originally planned due to the ongoing pandemic, the virtual format makes this valuable training available to a broader audience. It is for those who are new to PROMIS, those familiar with PROMIS, and those who are seeking ways to expand its use in both research and clinical care.

Bring your team to maximize the benefit.

The Workshop offers valuable training for both new and more experienced clinicians and researchers.

Early registration is open.

Group registration rates available.
Student rates available.

What past attendees said:

"Excellent examples of clinical innovations within clinical contexts and generalizable principles."

"Expert speakers presenting on innovative and boundary-pushing topics."

Program Chairs

Susan Bartlett, PhD
Senior Scientist, Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation
McGill University Health Centre
Montreal Canada

Sara AhmedSara Ahmed, PT, PhD
Associate Professor, School of Physical
and Occupational Therapy
McGill University Health System
Montreal Canada

Track 1:  The Basics of PROMIS Use in Clinical Care and Research 

Focus on how to choose which PROMIS measures to use, collection in EHRs, and integration into clinical workflow.

Target Audience:

Clinicians, Researchers, Healthcare Administrators

What to expect:

  • Introduction to IRT and CAT
  • Introduction to PROMIS - How to choose the right measures for your purpose, measurement aim, what to measure, how to measures, what do the scores mean
  • Getting institution and colleague buy-in
  • Technology options and costs (personnel, time)
  • Implement in Epic and other EHRs
  • How to integrate in clinic flow and use in the consult room
  • Clinical Interpretations

Track 2:  Advanced PROMIS Use in Clinical Care and Research

Focus on PROMIS measure use and interpretation with illustration in patient care for clinicians, in quality and outcome measurement for health system administrators, and approaches to reporting for both audiences.

Target Audience:

Clinicians, Researchers, Pharmaceutical Industry, Healthcare Institutions, Clinical Discipilines

What to Expect:

  • Reporting PROs in patient care
  • IT innovations for PROMIS reporting
  • Clinician and staff adoption of PROMIS in specialty care clinics
  • Optimizing pre- and post-clinic PRO completion for quality use
  • PROMIS for quality, value, and finance