AHRQ Webinar: Optimizing Data Visualization to Improve Care

Event Date
October 19, 2022 - 1:00pm–2:30pm EDT

Register for the webinar

To Register:

  1. Go to this link.
  2. Click “Register”
  3. Enter your information on the registration form and click “Submit.”
  4. You will receive a confirmation email message with instructions on how to join the event. To ensure successful participation, please download the WebEx app and/or test your system prior to the live event.


AHRQ will host a panel discussion on the use of visualization tools within a digital healthcare system to improve cognitive processes, workflows, and the patient experience. During the webinar, exert speakers will share findings from their own research on how to best use data visualization to improve care.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the development and implementation of an application that displays real-time visualizations of PRO data during clinical encounters for patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
  2. Describe creation and testing of intuitive health data visualization and explain how the visualization tools lead to better-informed patients and improved care decisions.
  3. Discuss the development and evaluation of a shared decision making dashboard for presenting individualized risks of harm from a drug-drug interaction.

Confirmed Speakers:

Gabriela Schmajuk, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

Richelle J. Koopman, MD, MS
Professor and Vice Chair for Research and Faculty Affairs, University of Missouri

Daniel C. Malone, BS Pharmacy, PhD, FAMCP
Professor, Department of Pharmacotherapy, University of Utah


Roland Gamache, PhD, MBA, FAMIA
Staff Fellow, Division of Digital Healthcare Research, Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement, AHRQ

CE/CME accreditation of this activity is pending; if approved, eligible providers can earn up to 1.5 CE/CME contact hours for participating in the live webinar. Continuing education credits will be available for physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists/ pharmacy techs, and healthcare executives. Non-physician CMEs will also be available.

For assistance: If you require special accommodations to participate in the webinar, please contact DigitalHealthcareResearch@ahrq.hhs.gov.