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Eisenberg Center Conference Series 2012

Supporting Informed Decision Making When Clinical Evidence and Conventional Wisdom Collide

This conference took place on September 13, 2012, in Rockville, Maryland. Presenters and discussants examined, using examples from their professional experiences, where evidence and conventional wisdom collide and what has been learned that can inform communication strategies for the translation, dissemination and integration of evidence in support of clinical decisionmaking.

The papers presented at the conference were published in BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making.

Learn more about the presenters by viewing their biosketches.

Publications

Volk RJ, Street R, Smith QW, et al. Supporting informed decision making when clinical evidence and conventional wisdom collide: papers developed from the Eisenberg Center Conference Series 2012. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2013 Dec 6;13(Suppl 3):S1. DOI: 10.1186/1472-6947-13-S3-S1.Exit Disclaimer

Santa JS. Communicating information about “what not to do” to consumers. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2013 Dec 6;13(Suppl 3):S2. DOI: 10.1186/1472-6947-13-S3-S2.Exit Disclaimer

Schwitzer G. Addressing tensions when popular media and evidence-based care collide. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2013 Dec 6;13(Suppl 3):S3. DOI: 10.1186/1472-6947-13-S3-S3.Exit Disclaimer

Jensen JD, Krakow M, John KK, et al. Against conventional wisdom: when the public, the media, and medical practice collide. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2013 Dec 6;13(Suppl 3):S4. DOI: 10.1186/1472-6947-13-S3-S4.Exit Disclaimer

Kravitz RL, Bell RA. Media, messages, and medication: strategies to reconcile what patients hear, what they want, and what they need from medications. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2013 Dec 6;13(Suppl 3):S5. DOI: 10.1186/1472-6947-13-S3-S5.Exit Disclaimer

Siminoff LA. Incorporating patient and family preferences into evidence-based medicine. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2013 Dec 6;13(Suppl 3):S6. DOI: 10.1186/1472-6947-13-S3-S6. Exit Disclaimer

Sanders Thompson VL. Making decisions in a complex information environment: evidential preference and information we trust. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2013 Dec 6;13(Suppl 3):S7. DOI: 10.1186/1472-6947-13-S3-S7.Exit Disclaimer

Presentations

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Addressing Tensions When Conventional Wisdom, Clinical Policy/Practice, and Evidence-Based Care Collide

Virginia A. Moyer, M.D., M.P.H., Presenter
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

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Durado D. Brooks, M.D., M.P.H., Presenter
American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia

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John S. Santa, M.D., M.P.H., Presenter
Consumer Reports Health Ratings Center, Yonkers, New York

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Steven H. Woolf, M.D., M.P.H., Discussant
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia

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Addressing Tensions When Popular Media and Evidence-Based Care Collide

Gary J. Schwitzer, B.A., Presenter
HealthNewsReview.org, St. Paul, Minnesota

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Jakob D. Jensen, Ph.D., Presenter
The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

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Richard L. Kravitz, M.D., M.S.P.H., Presenter
University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California

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Annette Bar-Cohen, M.A., M.P.H., Discussant
National Breast Cancer Coalition, Washington, DC

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Addressing Tensions When Social/Family Support and Evidence-Based Care Collide

Laura A. Siminoff, Ph.D., B.A., M.A., Presenter
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, Virginia

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Vetta L. Sanders Thompson, Ph.D., Presenter
Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri

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Annette Bar-Cohen, M.A., M.P.H., Discussant
National Breast Cancer Coalition, Washington, DC

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