Schedule at a Glance

Saturday, November 9
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Diagnostic Researcher Workshop^ (registration required)
Sunday, November 10
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Pre-Conference Short Courses
Diagnosis Education – Best Practices and New Ideas*
The Science of Diagnostic Error – From Study Design to Publication*
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Lunch on Own
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Pre-Conference Short Courses
Patient Summit**
Introduction to Diagnostic Error*
A Workshop on Reducing Diagnostic Error in Clinical Settings*
Introduction to Health Professions Education Research*
Monday, November 11
8:00 am - 8:15 am
Opening Remarks
8:15 am - 9:15 am
Medical Error and the Human Condition
Speaker: Danielle, Ofri, MD, PhD
9:15 am - 10:15 am
The Modern Physical Examination – How Can We Make it Better?
Speaker: Carla Pugh, MD, PhD, FACS
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Networking Break
10:45 am - 11:45 am
Concurrent Sessions
Oral Abstracts 1
Improving the Effectiveness of Communication with Radiology
What Does Age, Sex, and Race/Ethnicity Have to Do with Diagnostic Errors and Diagnostic Disparities?
Diagnose the Diagnosis: Measuring Clinical Reasoning During the Diagnostic Process
11:45 am - 12:45 pm
Lunch and Industry Showcase
12:45 pm - 1:45 pm
Clinical Problem Solving in Action
Gurpreet Dhaliwal, MD
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions
Oral Abstracts 2
Leveraging Clinical Reasoning Education to Foster System-Wide Improvements in Diagnostic Reliability
Team-Based Research: Engaging and Training Nurses and Patients to Co-Create Diagnostic Research
Digital Diagnosis: Leveraging Health IT to Re-Envision the Diagnostic Process
3:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Networking Break
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm
Poster Session 1 – Research and Clinical Vignettes
4:15 pm - 5:15 pm
Poster Session 2 – Practice Improvement and Clinical Vignettes
5:15 pm - 6:00 pm
SIDM Annual Business Meeting
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Networking Reception
Tuesday, November 12
8:00 - 8:15 am
Opening Remarks
8:15 am - 9:30 am
The Diagnostic Value Equation
Speakers: David Newman-Toker, MD, PhD and Michelle Schreiber, MD
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Artificial Intelligence in Diagnosis: What’s Coming, Who’s Making Sure it Works and is Safe?
Speakers: Michael Howell, MD, MPH and Gordon Schiff, MD
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Networking Break
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions
Oral Abstracts 3
Moving Past the Sandwich: How to Give Effective Peer-to-Peer Feedback on Diagnostic Outcomes
Structured Case Analysis to Identify Missed Opportunities in Diagnosis: Translating Research to Practice Improvement
Federal Research Initiatives to Improve Diagnosis
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Diagnostic Quality and Safety Awards Luncheon
Sponsored by Teladoc Health
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Process Measures: Innovative Strategies to Improve Diagnosis
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions
Oral Abstracts 4
Oral Abstracts 5
SIDM Fellows Session – Updates in Diagnostic Error
Teaching, Communicating, and Teaching How to Communicate About Diagnostic Uncertainty
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Networking Break
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions
Closing the Communication Loop: Using Health IT and Patient Engagement to Prevent Diagnostic Errors
Improving Diagnosis by Improving Competency-Based Education
Better Together: Complementary Approaches to Learning About Diagnostic Errors in Your Health System
Engaging Pathology and Laboratory Medicine in Diagnostic Error Prevention
6:15 pm
Meet the Experts Dinners
A signature DEM networking event. Sign up to go out to dinner with one of a number of conference speakers/experts. Dinner at your own expense.
Wednesday, November 13
8:00 am - 8:15 am
Opening Remarks
8:15 am - 10:00 am
Best of Oral Abstracts
10:00 am - 10:45 am
Pedal to the Metal: Patients as Change Makers
Speaker: Sue Sheridan, MIM, MBA, DHL
10:45 am - 11:00 am
Networking Break
11:00 am - 11:45 am
The New Rules for EHRs and HIT: Will They Help Improve Diagnosis?
Speakers: Hardeep Singh, MD, MPH and Don Rucker, MD
11:45 am - 12:00 pm
Poster and Abstract Awards
12:00 pm - 12:15 pm
Summary Remarks
12:15 pm - 4:45 pm
Diagnostic Quality Hill Day Training & Aftenternoon on Capitol Hill
This event provides an opportunity for DEM2019 attendees to raise the visibility of diagnosis as a critical public health issue and influence the healthcare policy conversation in Washington. Participants receive a thorough oriation and briefing and then have an opportunity to meet with legislators and the staff on Capitol Hill. There is no fee to participate, but registration is required. More info.

^ The PCOR Researcher Workshop was partially funded through a Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute® (PCORI®) Engagement Award Initiative (EAIN-00009). The content does not necessarily represent the views of the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), its Board of Governors, or Methodology Committee.

* Registration required, additional charge applies

** Registration required, additional charge for those seeking CME/CNE