National conference program


Sunday, October 8, 2017

12:00-5:00 pm     Registration

All day                 Poster viewing

5:00-7:00 pm       Reception

Monday, October 9, 2017

6:30-7:45 am       Registration, breakfast and poster viewing

7:45-8:00 am       Welcome

8:00-8:30 am       Keynote Address

8:30-10:00 am      Imaging Tests and Cardiac Diagnostics

  • 8:30-9:00     High value expert, Richard Duszak, MD, FACR: High Value Imaging: Perspectives from a Contrarian Radiologist
  • 9-10:00        Four quality improvement abstract presentations

10:00-10:15 am    Coffee Break

10:15-11:45 pm    Laboratory Tests

  • 10:15-10:45 High value expert, Chris Moriates, MDBuilding High-Value Care Bridges
  • 10:45-11:45 Four quality improvement abstract presentations

11:45-12:45 pm      Lunch and poster viewing

12:45-3:15 pm        Procedures and Treatments

  • 12:45-1:15 High value expert, Vikas Saini, MD
  • 1:15-3:15 Eight quality improvement abstract presentations

3:15-3:30 pm        Coffee Break

3:30-4:00 pm        Distinguished Professor

4:00-6:00 pm        Physician Behavioral Modification and Informatics

  • 4:00-4:30 High value expert, Douglas Hough, PhDIncentives and Physician Behavioral Modification
  • 4:40-6:00 Six quality improvement abstract presentations

Complete list of podium and poster presentations can be viewed here.

Presentation details:

  • Abstract presentation instructions
  • Poster viewing begins Sunday, Oct 8th at 11 am.
  • Welcome reception with poster presenters Sunday, Oct 8th from 5-7 pm.
  • Speaker presentations are 20 minute with 10 minute Q&A.
  • Podium abstract presentations are 8 minutes with 5 minutes Q&A.
  • Podium session includes unpublished projects only.
  • Educational curricula will be presented in poster form.

Follow this link to register.