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National Advisory Council - Webcast (July 22, 2016)





Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality


National Advisory Council (NAC) Meeting


5600 Fishers Lane

Rockville, Maryland


July 22, 2016





7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.                  Subcommittee Meeting for National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report


8:30 a.m. - 8:35 a.m.                  Call to Order and Approval of April 20, 2016, Meeting Summary


8:35 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.                Director’s Update

                                                Andrew B. Bindman, M.D.


                                                Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality


10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.              BREAK


10:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.              Update on the Synthesis of Evidence

                                                Arlene S. Bierman, M.D., M.S.

                                                Director, Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement

                                                Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality


11:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.              Public Comment


11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.              LUNCH


                                                Results from the MEPS 2015 Insurance Component
Joel E. Cohen, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality


12:45 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.               AHRQ’s Role in Quality Measurement

                                                Elizabeth A. McGlynn, Ph.D.

                                                Chair, National Advisory Council

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality


Sharon B. Arnold, Ph.D.

                                                Deputy Director

                                                Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality                                          


2:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.                 Public Comment


2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.                 Chairman’s Wrap-up and NAC Input


2:45 p.m.                                  ADJOURNMENT




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