43rd Annual North American Meeting Symposia

SMDM is excited to announce that there are nine symposia for the 43rd Annual North American Meeting which will be held virtually October 18 - October 20, 2021. You must register for the meeting to attend the symposia. Recordings of all Scientific Sessions will be available to view through 14 January 2022!


Monday, October 18, 2021

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM EDT | 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM UTC | 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM CET

Open Science and Model Transparency in the context of COVID-19 Pandemics
Chairs: Luciana Garbayo and Fernando Alarid-Escudero

Methods Development in Health Economic Evaluation
Chair: Joanne Westphal

Incorporating Costs into Health Decisions: Patient, Clinician, and System Level Issues
Chair: Mary C Politi

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM EDT | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM UTC | 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM CET

Advancing research on emotional well-being: introducing a family well-being research network
Chair: Eve Wittenberg

Can CEA and simulation models advance equity and justice in health?
Chairs: Anton Avanceña and Jovan Julien

Public Deliberation to Improve Medical Decision Making
Chair: Peter H. Schwartz

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM EDT | 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM UTC | 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM CET

Individual and Government Perspectives on Vaccination Introduction
Chair: Abram Wagner

Systemic and societal factors that constrain caregivers’ healthcare decisions for their children
Chair: Erika Waters

Measuring the Value of Healthcare Interventions: From Individuals to Society
Chair: Charles E Phelps

Please Note: Symposia dates and times are subject to change.


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