April 2018

Call for Nominations for the New National Clinical Care Commission!

ODPHP recently established the National Clinical Care Commissionto consider complex metabolic or autoimmune diseases that result from insulin-related issues and represent a significant disease burden in the United States. The Commission will consist of both federal and non-federal members who will provide recommendations to the Secretary and Congress on coordination and leveraging of federal programs related to these issues...

Putting the Evidence into Decision Making

Stephanie Chang, MD, MPH, Director

By Stephanie Chang, MD, MPH, Director; Christine Chang, MD, MPH, Deputy Director; and Amanda Borsky, DrPH, MPP, Dissemination & Implementation Advisor Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Evidence-based Practice Center Program At the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Evidence-based Practice Center (EPC) Program, we place a high priority on helping health care professionals keep pace with today’s ever-increasing abundance of health information...