Basch discusses the value of patient-reported data in comparative effectiveness research in two webinars Dec. 11 and 12

Ethan Basch, MD, Director of the Cancer Outcomes Research Program at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, will be speaking in two webinars on comparative effectiveness on Tuesday, Dec. 11 and Wednesday, Dec. 12.

"Adult Oncology: Clinical Outcome Assessments (COAs) and Patient-Reported Outcomes (PROs)" will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 11 at 11 a.m. The two-part webinar will review the current use of clinical outcome assessments in oncology and highlight the recommendations made by the Center for Medical Technology Policy's Effectiveness Guidance Document for incorporating PROs into comparative effectiveness studies in adult oncology.

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The second webinar "Incorporating Patient-Reported Outcomes into Comparative Effectiveness Research" will be held on Dec. 12 at 2 p.m. Sponsored by the International Society for Quality of Life Research (ISOQOL), the webinar will be moderated by Bryce Reeve, PhD of the UNC Gillings School of Public Health and Lineberger Cancer Center, who also serves as current President of ISOQOL.

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