AOA participates in international evidence-based guidelines conferenceFebruary 12, 2013
AOA Evidence-based Optometry Committee Chair Diane Adamczyk, O.D., and Danette Miller, manager of AOA Quality Improvement, attended the conference at the New York Academy of Medicine.
Shown are Dr. Adamczyk, at right, in discussion with Richard Rosenfeld, M.D., MPH, chair of Guidelines International Network (GIN) North America, co-chair for E-GAPPS, at left; and Stephanie Jones, director of Research and Quality Improvement, American Academy of Otolaryngology.
The conference was sponsored by GIN North America and by the Evidence-based Health Care section of the New York Academy of Medicine.
More than 260 attendees from the United States and Canada participated, sharing insight and perspective into the development of evidence-based guidelines, their translation to clinical practice and their value and impact on health care and patient outcomes.