AGENDA NOW AVAILABLE: Critical Pathways to Improved Care for Serious Illness image

June 23, 2017 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Wasserstein Hall, Milstein East (2036)
Harvard Law School, 1585 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA

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Join leading health care executives, experts, policymakers, and other thought leaders as they conclude a project to develop a guiding framework for providing improved care for people with serious illness. You are invited to observe the final working session where distinguished panelists will discuss innovations in program design and pathways for delivering high quality care to an aging population with chronic illnesses, especially those with declining function and complex care needs.


10:30 – 10:45am: Introductions

10:45 – 11:15am: Challenges and Solutions to Improved Serious Illness Care

11:15 – 11:45am: Discussion:  Emerging Strategies and Current Adoption of Promising Solutions

11:45am – 12:15pm: Summary of Evidence for Serious Illness Care Models and Interventions

12:15 – 12:45pm: Lunch Break

12:45 – 1:15pm: Discussion: Utility of Evidence in Implementation Planning

1:15 – 1:45pm:  Overview of Serious Illness Care Model Implementation Framework

1:45 – 2:00pm: Afternoon Break

2:00 – 3:45pm: Discussion: Implementation Examples, Lessons Learned and Ideas for Collective Action

3:45 – 4:00pm: Concluding Remarks


This list is subject to change.

This event continues the conversations begun at our March 2017 roundtable. Learn more about that event here!

Attendees are welcome to participate in the afternoon discussion session, and lunch will be provided. Please RSVP for lunch here.

This project is funded by the Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation, and this convening is part of the Project on Advanced Care and Health Policy, a collaboration between the Coalition to Transform Advanced Care (C-TAC) and the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School. 


aging   doctor-patient relationship   health law policy   innovation   public health