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Interdisciplinary Surgical Colloquia for Outcomes Research (ISCORe)

On behalf of the Surgical Center for Outcomes Research (SCORES), the Department of Population Health Sciences, Duke School of Nursing, DCRI MSK Research and Critical Care and Perioperative Epidemiologic Research (CAPER) , we would like to invite you to attend the next meeting of the Interdisciplinary Surgical Colloquia for Outcomes Research (ISCORe). The colloquium topic will be Geospatial and will take place  October 10, 2019 at the Duke School of Nursing (Pearson 1103) from 5:30-7:30 pm.

The purpose of this colloquia series is to promote interdisciplinary research around surgical outcomes between the Department of Surgery, Department of Population Health Sciences, School of Nursing, and Department of Orthopedic Surgery. We will start the evening with an opportunity to informally meet and mix with colleagues from across the Health System and School of Medicine, along with heavy appetizers and drinks. 

RSVP by October 6 at

Previous Colloquia

June 12, 2019 "Clinical Informatics"

  • Keith Marsolo, “Value-based care, precision medicine and real-world evidence studies: A prescription for increased interoperability and improved data quality?”
  • Maggie Horn, “Integration of Patient-reported Outcomes Collection within the Electronic Health Record: Lessons Learned and Future Directions"

March 11, 2019 "Machine Learning"
Our March 11 colloquium on "Machine Learning" welcomed 60 attendees. Please find the available slides below.

Guest Speakers

  • TBD

Work Groups

  • Shared Decision Making: Meets the third Thursday of odd numbered months (next meeting September 19) from 5:30-6:30 in the SCORES conference room (MSRB1, Rm 401). Please contact Theresa Champion to be added to the calendar invite.
  • If there are other working groups you would like us to consider developing, please email us.

Workshops & Courses 

A calendar of upcoming workshops and courses that could be of interest to SCORES members. 

Surgical Conferences & Programs

Access a comprehensive calendar of national and international conferences & programs by surgical specialty. 

For more information about meetings or events, please email us or call 919.684.1366.