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Events Archives

Workshop - From Lingo to Application: The Use of Confounder Summary Scores (Propensity Scores and Disease Risk Scores) in Health Technology Assessment Based on Real-World Data

February 17, 2021
Audience: Of interest to HTA producers. Level: Introductory What you’ll learn: Participants will: (i) better understand confounding and confounder summary scores; (ii) be able to estimate propensity scores and disease risk scores; (iii) know their strengths and limits; (iv) have discussed their application within HTA. Dr. Jason Guertin, Uni...

Consultation for Patients on the Deliberative Appraisal Process at CADTH

February 11, 2021
The top three principles for the deliberative process identified by the Health Technology Assessment International 2020 Global Policy Forum were transparency, inclusivity, and impartiality. CADTH has worked with a few patient groups to create a two-part consultation to support wide participation: first, an education session — How CADTH Expert C...

Workshop - Plain Language and Clearer Communication: Making Health Research Make Sense

February 10, 2021
Audience: Of interest to anyone who needs to explain research and complex health topics clearly to people who may not have a research background. Level: Introductory. What you’ll learn: Participants will learn why plain language is necessary and worth the effort, and will discover the steps and skills needed to write well in plain language. He...

How CADTH Expert Committees Deliberate

February 4, 2021
CADTH has three expert committees that provide recommendations to publicly funded drug programs, health ministries, and health authorities on the appropriate use of drugs, medical devices, and clinical interventions: CADTH pan-Canadian Oncology Drug Review Expert Review Committee (pERC): cancer drugs CADTH Canadian Drug Expert Committee (CDE...

Workshop - Conducting Economic Evaluations in Child Health

February 3, 2021
Audience: Of interest to HTA producers and users, especially those working in child health who produce or consider pediatric health economic evidence. Level: Intermediate What you’ll learn: Participants will gain a deeper understanding of the application of economic evaluation methods to child health. Dr. Wendy Ungar, SickKids Research Inst...