Disability CER Title Webcast


Free Live Webcast!

Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) is an important national initiative that will have a significant impact on decision-making regarding interventions that affect the health, function, and quality of life for persons with disabilities.

Join us for this unique opportunity to hear leading experts discuss disability related comparative effectiveness research. This live webcast is free, but you must register to gain access.

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  • Panel Discussion: Pros and Cons of Different Research Designs for CER
  • Diagnosis and Classification in CER
  • Defining Treatment Interventions
  • Outcome Measurement in CER

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Wendy Coster, PhD, OTR/L
Professor and Chair, Department of Occupational Therapy, Boston University College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College

Gerben DeJong, PhD, FACRM
Director, Center for Post-acute Innovation and Research at the MedStar National Rehabilitation Network; and Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Georgetown University School of Medicine

Tony Delitto, PT, PhD, FAPTA
Professor and Associate Dean of Research University of Pittsburgh School of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences

Alan Jette, PT, PhD, FAPTA
Director, Health & Disability Research Institute Boston University School of Public Health Co-Director, Boston Center for Measuring Rehabilitation Outcomes

Nancy Latham, PT, PhD
Research Assistant Professor, Health & Disability Research Institute, Boston University School of Public Health

Jon Lurie MD, MS
Associate Professor of Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery, Dartmouth School of Medicine and The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth College Co-Director, Center for the Translation of Rehabilitation Engineering Advances (TREAT)

Ken Ottenbacher, PhD, OTR, FAOTA
Professor & Director, Division of Rehabilitation Sciences and Director, Center for Rehabilitation Sciences University of Texas Medical Branch Director, Center for Rehabilitation Research using Large Data Sets (CRRLD)

John Whyte, MD, PhD
Director, Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute; and Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University