QCOR 2020 Scientific Sessions

Quality of Care and Outcomes Research
Scientific Sessions
May 15–16, 2020
Hyatt Regency Reston | Reston, Virginia
Registration Information
Registration opens December 4


Abstract Submissions
Abstracts submission opens November 13


Prepare for QCOR 2020!

QCOR 2019 was a great success. Attendees enjoyed two days of presentations by policy experts, clinicians, hospitalists and other quality of care and outcomes research professionals. Popular new programming included Health Technology Innovation and a Cardiovascular Clinical Trialists Forum.

Watch this space for information about our 2020 conference at the Hyatt Regency Reston in Reston, Virginia on May 15–16, 2020.

2020 Key Dates

2020 Key Dates
November 13, 2019Abstract Submission Opens
December 4, 2019Early Registration Opens
January 23, 2020Abstract & Award Submission Deadline
January 28, 2020Abstract Review Opens
February 11, 2020Abstract Review Closes
February 18, 2020Abstract Notifications Sent
March 18, 2020Early Registration Closes
March 19, 2020Advance Registration Opens
April 15, 2020Advance Registration Closes
April 16, 2020Standard Registration Opens
May 15–16, 2020QCOR 2020

2019 Conference Information

Released April 4 at 5:00 p.m. ET on Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes website

QCOR 2019 Abstracts Table of Contents (link opens in new window)

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This conference is for clinicians, researchers, medical students and trainees, nurses, pharmacists, administrators, healthcare and managed care professionals, policymakers and other healthcare professionals interested in quality of care and outcomes research in cardiovascular disease and stroke.

NOTE: This program has been approved by the National Association for Healthcare Quality for 13 CPHQ continuing education credits.

Joint Accreditation Statements

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the American Heart Association. The American Heart Association is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

AMA Credit Designation Statement - Physicians
The American Heart Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAPA Credit Acceptance Statement – Physician Assistants
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 13.75 hours of Category I credit for completing this program.

AANP Credit Acceptance Statement – Nurse Practitioners
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

**AMA Credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. Credit will no longer be available to claim after October 6, 2019.

Disclosure Policy
All persons who develop and/or control educational content in CME/CE activities provided by the American Heart Association will disclose to the audience all financial relationships with any commercial supporters of this activity as well as with other commercial interests whose lines of business are related to the CME/CE-certified content of this activity. In addition, presenters will disclose unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations. Such disclosures will be made in writing in course presentation materials.

Jointly Accredited Provider(TM) | Interprofessional Continuing Education American Heart Association

Speakers for 2019

  • Amy Abernethy, MD, PhD | Principal Deputy Commissioner of Food and Drugs
  • Marc Boutin, JD |  National Health Council
  • Rachel Fleurence, PhD | National Evaluation System for health Technology Coordinating Center (NESTcc)
  • Gregg C. Fonarow, MD | UCLA
  • Robert Harrington, MD | Stanford University
  • David Martin, MD, MPH | U.S. Food and Drug Administration
  • Michelle McMurrary-Heath, MD, PhD | Johnson & Johnson
  • Mitesh S. Patel, MD, MBA, MS | University of Pennsylvania
  • Elana Safran, MPA | Office of Evaluation Sciences
  • Richard J. Willke, PhD | ISPOR
  • Charlene Wong, MD, MSPH | Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy
...and more!
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