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  • 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.

  • PROMIS Training Workshop - On-Demand PROMIS Training Workshop - On-Demand

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  • Select Track 1 or 2 or Full Package Select Track 1 or 2 or Full Package

    Track 1: Implementing PROMIS in Clinical Practice

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

    Target Audience:
    Clinicians, Researchers, Healthcare Institutions

    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 measure, 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 Topics in PRO Use

    Focus on PROMIS measure use and interpretation with illustrations 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, Pharma Industry, Healthcare Institutions, Disciplines

    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
  • Program Chairs Program Chairs


    Richard Gershon, PhD
    Patricia Franklin, MD, MBA, MPH

    Northwestern University

  • Presenters Presenters

    Faraz Ahmad, MD, MS, Northwestern University

    Sara Ahmed, PT, PhD, McGill University

    Cindy Barnard, PhD, Northwestern University

    Susan Bartlett, PhD, McGill University

    Michael Bass, MS, Northwestern University

    Judy Baumhauer, MD, MPH, University of Rochester

    Christina Bond, MS, Crouse Health Network & Patient Research Group LLC

    David Cella, PhD, Northwestern University

    Kristina Davis, MS, MSN, MPH, RN, CNL, Northwestern University

    Patricia Franklin, MD, MBA, MPH, Northwestern University

    Richard Gershon, PhD, Northwestern University

    Janel Hanmer, MD, PhD, University of Pittsburgh

    Allen Heinemann, PhD, Northwestern University

    Kristin Kan, MD, Lurie Children's Hospsital

    Pamela Kisala, MA, University of Delaware

    Karteek Kondabolu, Epic

    Jin Shei Lai, PhD, OTR/L, Northwestern University

    Michelle Langer, PhD, Northwestern University

    Cameron McKinney, Epic

    Ryan Merkow, MD, MS, Northwestern University

    Victoria Morken, MPH, Northwestern University

    Nisha Mohindra, MD, Northwestern University

    John Devin Peipert, PhD, Northwestern University

    Nan Rothrock, PhD, Northwestern University

    Christopher Standaert, MD, University of Pittsburgh

    David Tulsky, PhD, University of Delaware