ICER held its inaugural meeting of the Topic Selection Committee on April 7th, 2008. A total of 7 topics were discussed at the meeting (from an initial list of 20); committee members then voted for their highest-priority topics. The 2 topics receiving the highest votes were 64-slice computed tomography angiography for detection of coronary artery disease, and pharmacogenetic testing for warfarin dosing, and will represent the next cycle of ICER reviews.

Specifics on the topic selection process, as well as the original list of topics suggested: