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Join us!  The PHO is Celebrating!  

It's the 20th Anniversary of PROMIS® and
The 10th Annual PROMIS International Conference

Conference Theme:
The PROMISE of PROMIS - Transforming Clinical Care through the Patient Perspective

October 17-18, 2024 - Cologne
Maritim Hotel Koln

(following ISOQOL Conference)


July 10          Early Registration deadline

Registration Includes

 Full day Scientific Program on Thursday and Friday, including plenary sessions, deep dive session, oral paper sessions (clinical and methodology), international session, roundtables, poster hall.

♥  Thursday Welcome Reception

♥  Morning and afternoon refreshment breaks on Thursday and Friday

♥  Buffet lunch on Thursday and Friday

♥  Post-conference access to session recordings

♥  PHO member registration includes 2025 membership with access to all member benefits.

♥  Non-member registration includes PHO membership for November-December 2024 and 2025 with access to all member benefits.

♥  See link below for registration fees.

The conference brings together
researchers, clinicians, decision-makers, health system administrators, government and regulatory agencies, pharmaceutical and technology industries, non-academic organizations, and business entities that utilize PROMIS in patient-reported outcomes.

Gain new insights. Learn now PROMs and PROMIS are being used around the world for value based health care. real world evidence -- real world data across specialties. Gain perspective on buy-in, implementation, and deal change.

Pre-conference Workshops - Select one of the workshops to kick-off your conference experience 
Thursday, Oct. 17, 8:15 - 9:15 am

  • Cross-cultural Use of PROs: Translatability, Translation, and Cultural Adaptation
  • Choosing the Right Measures and Understanding What the Scores Mean

Come and be inspired!  Join new and old colleagues for forward-thinking sessions. 

Learn as speakers and attendees share their experiences and recent advances utilizing PROMIS measures.

Engage with the PROMIS community.

This is a special year. The PHO is celebrating the 20th Anniversary of PROMIS and the 10th Annual PROMIS International Conference. Join the celebration at the Gala Dinner at the hotel's beautiful rooftop Bellevue Restaurant on Thursday evening, October 17.  Ticket purchase required for conference registrants and guests.

Program Chairs

Amy Cizik, PhD,  MPH
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah USA

Alexander Obbarius, MD
Charité University Medicine Berlin
Berlin, Germany

Hotel and Travel Information

Conference Venue

The conference will be held at the Maritim Hotel Köln.  The hotel is located in the heart of Cologne on the banks of the River Rhine, just steps away from ‘Altstadt’ (Old Town), the historical heart of Cologne with its colorful old buildings and major hub of restaurants.  Just beyond Old Town is the busy city centre where you will find most of the museums and all types of shopping streets.

Maritim Hotel Köln

Heumarkt 20
50667 Cologne
Telephone: +49 (0) 221 2027-0
Information on the hotel:

Room Reservations

PHO Attendees who book in the group block will receive a discounted rate of €129.90 EUR / €145.80 EUR for a Classic Room single /double occupancy.  

Click at the bottom of the page for detailed Hotel Information and Travel Information.