Patient Reported Outcomes in the Clinical Setting

Friday, September 13, 2019 | 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Add to Calendar

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Patient Reported Outcomes (PROs) are increasingly being utilized for oncology patient care, but implementation issues remain.  This international workshop will provide experts from the US, other countries, and regulatory agencies to share collective experiences in using PROs in the clinical setting.  The workshop will explore the benefits of and barriers to routine clinical PRO monitoring of patients.  This workshop is intended for those considering using PROs in the clinical setting as well as those who have worked in this area and want to compare experiences.


After attending the course, participants should be able to:

  • Define Patient Reported Outcome (PRO) (Knowledge);
  • Identify strategies for implementation of PROs in clinical care (Knowledge, Competence);
  • Describe benefits of use of patient reported outcomes in clinical care (Knowledge, Competence);
  • Assess regulatory and reimbursement implications of patient reported outcomes in clinical care (Knowledge, Competence);
  • Understand PRO’s as a qualitative assurance measure (Knowledge).


Lectures – Interactive Groups – Panel Discussions – Questions and Answers – Poster Session


A course evaluation survey will provide participants with the opportunity to comment on the value of the program content to their practice decisions, performance improvement activities, or possible impact on patient health status.  Participants will also have the opportunity to comment on any perceived commercial bias in the presentations as well as to identify future educational topics.


MD Anderson R. Lee Clark Clinic

1515 Holcombe Blvd., Houston, Texas 77030


Coni Tierney