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Doing the Right Thing ... Right: Evidence Informing Clinical Decision-Making

On February 22nd, 2018 the Institute Health Economics (IHE), the Canadian Agency for Drugs & Technologies in Health (CADTH) and Alberta Health are pleased to present a forum: Doing the Right Thing ... Right: Evidence Informing Clinical Decision-Making.

The purpose of this event is to provide a platform for shared learning and to showcase CADTH and Alberta initiatives on the creation and uptake of evidence-based guidance/direction from HTA and related processes. It will provide an opportunity for reflection from clinical leaders/practitioners on where processes are working well and on how they might be adapted to be more meaningful in real-world settings.

Featuring keynote presentations from:

  • Dr. Sean Tunis, President, Health Technology Assessment International; Founder and Director of Centre for Medical Technology Policy and former Chief Medical Officer of Clinical Standards and Quality for Centres of Medicare and Medicaid
  • Dr. Brian O’Rourke, President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technology in Health

Panel debates/discussion will follow from Evidence Producers and Clinical decision makers.


Event Details

Date: 22 February 2018
Time: 1:00pm - 4:30pm - reception to follow
Venue: Hyatt Place Downtown Edmonton [Jasper Ballroom]
Location: 9576 Jasper Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alberta (Map Link)


Registration

To register, go to https://www.eiseverywhere.com/doingtherightthing

Full Program available soon.

For more information, please contact Hana Price at [email protected].


Partner Organizations

The IHE would like to acknowledge the following partner organizations for this event: Alberta Health Services, Alberta Medical Association, Towards Optimized Practice Program, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta, Alberta Innovates, Health Quality Council of Alberta, Health Technology Assessment International, Alberta College of Family Physicians, Alberta Health Advocates, and the O’Brien Institute for Public Health-University of Calgary.


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