Invited Speakers

2013 - Subject to Change

Charles BaileyL. Charles Bailey, MD, PhD
Team member, Pediatric Electronic Data Sharing Network (PEDSNet)
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Kerry BarnettKerry Barnett, JD
Board Member, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)
Executive Vice President, Corporate Services, Chief Legal Officer and Ethics and Compliance Officer
Cambia Health Solutions 

Alan BrookhartM. Alan Brookhart, PhD
Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health
University of North Carolina

Francis ChesleyFrancis Chesley, MD
Director, Office of Extramural Research, Education, and Priority Populations
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

LJ Fagnan Lyle (L.J.) Fagnan, MD
Network Director and Investigator, Oregon Rural Practice-based Research Network (ORPRN)
Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine
Oregon Health & Science University


Rosemarie A. Filart, MD, MPH
NIH Coordinator, Comparative Effectiveness Research Key Function Committee (KFC)Medical Officer, National Center for Research Resources
National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Jeanne-Marie Guise

Jeanne-Marie Guise, MD, MPH
Director, Oregon Institute for Patient-Centered Comparative Effectiveness
Associate Professor, Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, and Public Health & Preventive Medicine
Oregon Health & Science University

Mark HelfandMark Helfand, MD, MS, MPH
Director, Scientific Resource Center for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Effective Health Care Program
Director, VA HSR&D Evidence Synthesis Program Coordinating Center
Professor of Medicine and Medical Informatics & Clinical Epidemiology
Oregon Health & Science University 

Eric JohnsonEric Johnson, PhD, MPH
Epidemiologist, The Center of Health Research (TCHR)
Kaiser Permanente

David KentDavid Kent, MD, MSc
Director, Clinical and Translational Science (CTS) MS/PhD Program, Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences
Associate Professor of Medicine, Neurology, and CTS
Tufts University

Cynthia MorrisCynthia Morris, PhD, MPH
Professor and Vice Chair, Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology
Director, Education and Career Development, Oregon Clinical & Translational Research Institute
Oregon Health & Science University

Robin PaynterRobin Paynter, MA-LIS
Research Librarian
Oregon Health & Science University

Kathryn PyleKathryn Pyle, AMLS, MA
Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology
Oregon Health & Science University

John SantaJohn Santa, MD, MPH
Director of the Health Ratings Center
Consumer Reports


Sebastian Schneeweiss, MD, ScD
Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Harvard Medical School; Vice Chief, Division of Pharmacoepidemiology, Department of Medicine, Brigham & Women's Hospital

Sean TunisSean Tunis, MD, MSc
Founder and Director of the Center for Medical Technology Policy