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Others who took part in this report include Dr. Heidi Voelker Russell, associate professor of pediatrics at BCM, Dr. Aanand D. Naik, of the Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center and assistant professor of medicine – health services research at BCM, Dr. Scott B. Cantor, professor of biostatistics, and Dr. Robert J. Volk, professor of general internal medicine, both at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Funding for this work came from the Greenwall Foundation, the Pfizer Foundation and the Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
This paper and others on the "New Era of Patient Engagement" will be discussed at a briefing in Washington, D.C., at 8 a.m. on Feb. 6, 2013. Blumenthal-Barby will be one of the presenters.
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