Pre-conference Session

  • Date:
  • Time: 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • Track: Clinical Practice
  • CME/CE: 0.0

We are pleased to announce the in-person annual meeting of the US Deprescribing Research Network – open to all people who are conducting or care about research on deprescribing medications and addressing medication overuse among older adults. This meeting will comprise a wide-ranging series of sessions and activities that are focused on: 

  • Enhancing skills, providing multidisciplinary perspectives, and offering practical guidance on and opportunities for deprescribing research 
  • Communicating how the network can help you and your research interests 
  • Building collaborations and community among people interested in deprescribing research and how it can be used to improve care for older adults 

Join us as we build a community of researchers and stakeholders that will generate science, address logistical and safety challenges, and develop infrastructure to promote the conduct and dissemination of research on deprescribing. Click here to learn more. 

7:45 AM Registration and Breakfast
8:30 AM Welcome Address
9:00 AM Keynote Address: What Can Translational Research Teach Us about Deprescribing?
Sarah N. Hilmer, MBBS, PhD
10:00 AM Break
10:15 AM Developing the Evidence that Stakeholders Need to Change Deprescribing Practice
Moderated Panel
11:15 AM Funding Opportunities to Support Deprescribing Research
11:30 AM Lunch with Table-Based Discussion Groups
12:45 PM USDeN-Sponsored Research Showcase Panel 
2:00 PM Large Breakout Groups
2:45 PM Poster Session  
4:00 PM   Updates in Deprescribing Research
4:45 PM Closing Remarks