Why and how to reduce variations in medical practice?

Paths for improving care quality

Paris, September 5th, 2018

Pourquoi et comment réduire les variations de pratiques médicales ?

Des pistes pour améliorer la pertinence des soins

Paris, 5 septembre 2018
Séminaire en anglais


13:30 - 14:00

Registration and coffee

14:00 - 14:15

Welcome and introduction
Zeynep Or (Irdes) and Lise Rochaix (Hospinnomics)

14:15 - 15:00

Curious Incidence and Evidence-based Policy Making
Prof. Gwyn Bevan (Department of Management, London School of Economics & Political Science, UK)

15:00 - 15:45

Medical Practice Variation in the U.S: A Tool for Change
Prof. David Goodman (Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, USA)

15:45 - 16:15

Networking Coffee

16:15 - 17:00

Reducing Medical Practice Variation: Achievements in the Land Down Under
Dr Diane Watson (Bureau of Health Information (BHI), Australia)

17:00 - 17:45

Quantitative Benchmarking for Reducing Practice Variations: Evidence from Tuscany (to be confirmed)
Prof. Sabina Nuti (School of Advanced Studies of Pisa, Italy)

17:45 - 18:00

Closing Remarks
Martin Hirch (to be confirmed)