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NCI, HDRP Webinar: Building a Multidisciplinary Bridge Across the Quality Chasm in Thoracic Oncology

  • Event Summary

    Building a Multidisciplinary Bridge Across the Quality Chasm

    in Thoracic Oncology

     

    When: Thursday, April 20, 2017 from 1:00 – 2:30  PM ET

     

    Where: NCI Shady Grove Room TE110 and via Webinar (REGISTER HERE)

     

    Presenter: Dr. Raymond U. Osarogiagbon, MBBS, FACP

    Director, Multidisciplinary Thoracic Oncology Program and Thoracic Oncology Research Group

    Baptist Cancer Center

    Memphis, TN

     

    Summary:

    The Building a Multidisciplinary Bridge Across the Quality Chasm in Thoracic Oncology project examines the effectiveness of a coordinated multidisciplinary model of treatment for thoracic oncology at a regional hospital system. Dr. Osarogiagbon will present findings from a matched cohort comparative effectiveness study of lung cancer patients receiving serial versus multidisciplinary care. He will also discuss the challenges of establishing multi-disciplinary care in a geographically dispersed, demographically diverse population.

     

     

    The HCT Cyber Discussion series, sponsored by the Healthcare Delivery Research Program, explores how healthcare teams utilize health information technology to improve cancer care delivery. Please visit our website for more information or email the HCT planning team with inquiries.