APOS 2021 Annual Virtual Conference
March 10 - March 12
Leveraging Innovation to Enhance Impact: Research Practice, and Policy Perspectives
Across all objectives, priority areas include research, practice, training, and advocacy endeavors that support equity in psychosocial oncology as related to age, race, ethnicity, religion, culture, language, disability, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression.
- Define research, practice, and training priorities for the field of psychosocial oncology that reflect advancement and innovation in cancer care, with a special interest in implementation science efforts to enhance reach and impact.
- Demonstrate how psychosocial oncology researchers, practitioners, advocates and policy makers leverage principles of innovation and its associated tools to advance the field – including (but not limited to) technology, data-driven metrics, emerging care delivery models, multi-disciplinary training programs.
- Present evidence of the impact of psychosocial oncology to overall cancer care using metrics that may include cost-effectiveness, medical outcomes, psychosocial outcomes, patient and community satisfaction, provider satisfaction, and training outcomes.
- Describe innovative models of psychosocial oncology care delivery that promote integration and adoption of scientific, evidence-based findings into clinical practice, training programs, and policy.