Healthcare Teams Cyber Discussion Series

The 2019 Healthcare Teams (HCT) Cyber Discussion series will explore challenges and opportunities to optimize care among the team-of-teams---or multiteam system—often involved in comprehensive cancer care. Presenters will discuss care coordination challenges, the latest research on team-based care delivery models, and approaches for improving teamwork and care coordination across geographic, health system, and disciplinary boundaries.

Upcoming Sessions

Communication and Decision-making in Multidisciplinary Tumor Boards

Presenter: Tayana Soukup, PhDExternal Web Site Policy
April 30, 2019, 12:00pm – 1:00pm EST
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Dr. Soukoup will describe multidisciplinary team characteristic and factors that influence team effectiveness such as teamwork, availability of patient information, leadership, team and meeting management, and workload. Dr. Soukoup will also share information on how to assess and improve team effectiveness across multiple health care delivery settings.

Resolving Rivalries and Realigning Goals: Challenges of Clinical and Research Multiteam SystemsExternal Web Site Policy

Presenter: David Gerber, MDExternal Web Site Policy
July 19, 2019, 1:00pm – 2:00pm EST
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Research team and clinical team members have limited knowledge of the roles and work of individuals outside their team. Recommendations to increase trust and collaboration are provided. Clinical providers and researchers may incorporate these themes into development and evaluation of multiteam systems, multidisciplinary teams, and cross-functional teams within their own institutions.

Challenges of regional team-based cancer research – does low power always mean low quality?

Presenter: Katia Noyes, PhD, MPHExternal Web Site Policy
October 2019

See all the Archived Cyber Discussions.

For questions about the HCT Cyber Discussion series, please contact Veronica Chollette

Last Updated: 16 Apr, 2019