Comparative-Effectiveness Research in Molecular Imaging
Tuesday, June 7 | 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Room 006CD

Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
1. Assess and interpret comparative-effectiveness research (CER) studies in terms of type of study design, research perspective, comparison groups, sub-population studied, primary findings, limitations and implications.
2. Develop CER study questions in molecular imaging modalities and develop hypotheses for and approaches to CER.
3. Discuss completely the broad implications of CER in molecular imaging and in medicine.

Speakers are:
Michael M. Graham, PhD, MD, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine in Iowa City, Iowa;
Brian W. Bresnahan, PhD, Harborview Medical Center in Seattle; and
Daniel H. Silverman, MD, PhD, University of California, Los Angeles.