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AHRQ Hosts Webinar on Using Deliberative Methods to Engage Patients, Consumers, and the Public

During this webinar, we will discuss:
• How deliberative methods vary from more traditional or familiar methods of obtaining public views, such as opinion polls or focus groups;
• Under what circumstances deliberative methods may be useful;
• What issues are appropriate for deliberation;
• Defining features of deliberative methods;
• Best practices in the application of deliberative methods; and
• How deliberative methods could be used in your work.

The webinar will take place on December 6, 2011 from 2:00 - 3:30 pm (EST). If you would like to participate, please register here: Link to Registration or paste the following website address into your web browser: We are interested in discussing real-world issues currently facing the audience. If you have an issue that warrants public, community, patient/consumer, or caregiver input, please share the issue with us when registering.


11.29.11 - 11.30.11
Patient-Centeredness in Policy and Practice: ECRI Institute's 18th Annual Conference (Free to the Public)

At FDA's White Oak Campus, Silver Spring, MD