Health IT Update: Dissemination and Implementation Conference

Save the Date: December Dissemination and Implementation Conference

Mark your calendars for the 7th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation, and note the opportunity to submit abstracts. The conference is scheduled for December 8 and 9 at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center in Bethesda, Maryland.

The conference theme, "Transforming Health Systems to Optimize Individual and Population Health," reflects the opportunity, excitement, and charge to the field in 2014 to integrate evidence-based practices and service delivery. 

The call for abstracts is under way. The submission deadline is August 8; submitters will be notified of acceptance by September 8. The conference is co-hosted by the National Institutes of Health and AcademyHealth and is co-sponsored by AHRQ, the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the Department of Veterans Affairs. For more information, visit the registration Web site.