Published on: April 13, 2016
Keynote speaker Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall addresses the importance of engaging patients as partners in health care and research to better understand their needs and the outcomes most important to them.
Published on: September 17, 2015
Week-long workshop featured presentations, panel discussions, and other activities designed to broaden participants’ knowledge of comparative effectiveness research and patient-centered outcomes research.
Published on: July 16, 2015
Pharmaceutical health services researchers, in collaboration with the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD), will design, implement, and evaluate an educational program for NORD members.
Published on: May 12, 2015
A few years ago I left the corporate world and decided to take a different path. I had been practicing yoga for several years and always thought about how rewarding it would be to teach. I was so busy changing my life that I didn’t notice that my parents were getting older. Last year my dad had a stroke and now he is living in a nursing home. Our roles have changed and now I am one of his caregivers.
Published on: January 30, 2015
On Jan. 12, 2015, some of the brightest minds in patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR) braved icy weather in Baltimore to attend the second site visit of the PATIENTS Program at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy.
Published on: October 29, 2014
Members of the program’s internal and external steering committees gather at the School of Pharmacy to discuss progress, share experiences, and begin shaping the next phase of this groundbreaking initiative.
Published on: October 7, 2014
Recognition comes as part of University’s annual Founders Week, which pays tribute to the institution’s more than 200-year history and celebrates the achievements and successes of its faculty, staff, students, and alumni.
Published on: March 11, 2014
Representatives from Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NPC) speak with graduate students about the excitement and challenges surrounding this emerging field of research.
Published on: January 15, 2014
Funding will support Dr. Susan dosReis’ research to examine methods of helping caregivers of children with developmental disabilities and a co-existing psychiatric illness make informed health care decisions.
Published on: January 30, 2012
A new Congressionally established research institute has asked the University of Maryland to help find ways to include hard-to-reach patients in research design and implementation.