Workshop to develop a research agenda and research resources for health status assessment and summary health measures

Summary Measures of Health will convene a workshop of experts in the field to develop a research agenda for the continued development of the theory and practice of assessing health. A set of resource requirements to support research on health status assessment will also be developed during this meeting. This grant supports the development of commissioned papers; a portion of meeting and participant costs; and the preparation, editing,and publishing of the workshop proceedings. This project will be considered successful if it facilitates research leading to the development of improved summary measures of health.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $40,000.00

Awarded on: 11/14/2002

Time frame: 12/1/2002 - 6/30/2007

Grant Number: 45977

Grantee

National Center for Health Statistics, Department of Health and Human Services

6525 Belcrest Road, Suite 1140
Hyattsville, MD, 20782-2003

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Edward J. Sondik
Project Director

301-458-4612
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