Lindsey Zimmerman

Speaker: Lindsey Zimmerman

Title: Modeling to Learn: Test. Don’t Guess.

Bio: Dr. Zimmerman leads the Veterans Health Administration (VA) national quality improvement initiative, Modeling to Learn (see https://mtl.how/team). Modeling to Learn provides participatory infrastructure for frontline healthcare teams to interact with data and system dynamics simulation modeling to improve local care decision-making (a demonstration is available here: https://mtl.how/demo). Dr. Zimmerman is also Principal Investigator of NIH, VA and SAMSHA funded research that evaluates Modeling to Learn for increasing the reach of evidence-based health care among patient populations. Modeling to Learn is open source. Models, session guides and videos are available for free at https://mtl.how.