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Improving Healthcare Outcomes through Innovative Medical Education Models, Expanded Partnerships and Patient Engagement

September 12-13, 2017
  • Philadelphia, PA

CBI’s flagship Independent Medical Education & Grants Breakthrough Summit brings together supporting organizations, medical education providers and other key healthcare stakeholders to address leading industry issues including evolving outcomes measurement, demonstrating the value of CME and understanding CME’s role in a value-based healthcare system. This annual program serves as an important networking venue where providers and supporters can experience and hear about new innovations and trends in high quality medical education.

Engage in an Interactive Dialogue with Experts from Provider and Supporter Organizations to Gain the Latest Insights on How to:

  • Assess the opportunities for medical education in a value-based healthcare landscape
  • Partner with healthcare systems —
    Shared risk, reduced costs and improved outcomes
  • Evaluate and weigh the benefits versus costs to incorporate innovative learning formats and the latest technologies into CME
  • Consider the evolution of outcomes reporting —
    Models for demonstrating and translating impact
  • Partner with patient advocacy groups to improve the value and effectiveness of IME programs
  • Communicate the value of CME to internal stakeholders
  • Navigate the global grants process — Understand variances in grants types, regulatory impacts and operational differences

Previous Attendee Acclaim:

Very informative and comprehensive. Great variety and inclusive perspectives from both providers and sponsors.

Medical Affairs Coordinator, Merrimack Pharmaceuticals

This conference provides a unique environment in which providers and supporters can frankly discuss matters that are rarely addressed, but can mutually promote growth efficacy of education and in turn improve patient outcomes.

Director, Professional Education, Society of Gynecologic Oncology

New to med ed ~2 months. Great networking event and introduction to all the components and pieces of CME.

Manager, Independent Medical Education, Takeda Pharmaceuticals