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After OMAR and a BID have agreed to act as lead sponsors of a particular consensus development conference, other BIDs and other agencies may agree to cosponsor the event (OMAR, NIH, 1988). The OMAR coordinator, the BID coordinator, and representatives from other sponsoring organizations meet to discuss the potential scope and date of the conference. The conference chairperson is selected at this time (OMAR, NIH, 1988). The sponsoring BID and OMAR jointly select the chairperson (Elliott, 1989). The chairperson of the consensus development conference is chosen at an early stage in conference planning so that he or she can participate as a member of the planning committee and thus bridge the gap between conference planning and implementation (Elliott, 1989).
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