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Improving Health Outcomes: Blood Pressure Kick-Off

Nurse Talking with Senior Patient Provider

Friday, August 14, 2015, 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. PT.

Join the American Medical Association and Johns Hopkins University, in collaboration with Health Services Advisory Group  to learn about evidence-based best practices to improve blood pressure (BP) control of your patients. During this four-hour immersion, we will cover the core elements, key tools, resources, and case studies that highlight successful implementation of best practices. You will be introduced to the science and logistics of improving care, including practical examples of how to overcome barriers that impede BP control. From treatment regimes to adaptive change methods, we will describe the most effective approaches to achieving BP control in your practice or health center. For more information, read the overview.

There is no cost to attend this event. Lunch will be provided.


  • Vikas Bhala, MPH, MBA, Improvement Advisor, American Medical Association
  • Donna Daniel, PhD, Director, Improving Health Outcome Strategies, American Medical Association
  • Omar Hasan, MBBS, MPH, MS, AMA Vice President, Improving Health Outcomes
  • Linda Murakami, RN, MSHA, AMA Improvement Specialist, Improving Health Outcomes