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As a featured speaker at the July 2018 New England Journal of Medicine Catalyst event, Dr. O’Connor highlighted the role of leadership in addressing health disparities, referencing Movement is Life.
Movement is Life Presents at the 2015 U.S. News Hospital of Tomorrow
Movement is Life, a coalition sponsored by Zimmer Biomet, developed an innovative cost-modeling tool that predicts outcomes (pain, functional activity, quality of life) and costs (loss of personal income, total system cost) of different treatment paths for patients with arthritis of the knee, based on an individual’s gender, race/ethnicity, educational level and specific comorbid conditions such as obesity, diabetes and hypertension.
Watch Darrell Gaskin, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Deputy Director of the Center for Health Disparities Solutions at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Mary I. O’Connor, M.D., Director, Yale-New Haven Center for Musculoskeletal Care, Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Yale-New Haven Hospital and Yale School of Medicine, discuss these critical issues with David Dvorak, President and CEO, Zimmer Biomet, during U.S. News’s Hospital of Tomorrow conference, held in Washington, D.C. in October 2015.