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Suzanne McGurn Discusses Keeping Evidence Current in New NPC Podcast Episode

February 19, 2021
Suzanne McGurn, President and CEO of CADTH, is the featured guest on a new episode of The NPC Podcast (S03, E03). She talks with host Peter Brenders — CEO of the New Brunswick Health Research Foundation — about taking the reins at CADTH, how the pandemic has affected CADTH’s work, and the evolving evidence landscape.   The NPC Podcast is ...

CADTH Watch List: Artificial intelligence, connected devices, and COVID-19 home sampling among health technology trends gaining momentum in 2021

February 18, 2021
New horizon scan report offers patients, providers, and decision-makers insight on key health technologies that could transform the delivery of care OTTAWA, ON, February 17, 2021 — A new Watch List from CADTH identifies 10 emerging health technology trends that are poised to have a significant influence on the future of health care in Canada. ...

Consultations Help Shape Updated Patient Input Guide

December 3, 2020
Feedback from more than 35 patient groups has helped CADTH update its Guidance for Providing Patient Input — a key resource for patient groups, patients, and caregivers who contribute to our reimbursement review process. The guide now addresses some of the key improvements suggested by patient groups, which include: expanding the definition ...

Upcoming Events

Workshop - Survival Analysis and Decision Modelling in R

February 24, 2021
Audience: Of interest to HTA producers. Level: Intermediate. What you’ll learn: This is an introduction to survival analysis methods for model-based economic evaluations through practical examples in R. The advantages and disadvantages of each method will be discussed. Dr. Petros Pechlivanoglou, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) N...

Workshop - Supporting Decision-Making in an Uncertain Future: A Hands-On Introduction to Horizon Scanning in Health Technology Management

March 3, 2021
Audience: Of interest to HTA producers. Level: Introductory What you’ll learn: By the end of this workshop, you will understand the role horizon scanning plays in health technology management (HTM), know about sources and processes to identify and prioritize horizon scanning topics, and be able to apply processes to real-world examples. Jef...

Workshop – Diagnostic Test Accuracy Meta-Analysis

March 10, 2021
Audience: Of interest to HTA producers. Level: Intermediate  What you’ll learn: Knowledge of methods needed to carry out a meta-analysis of diagnostic test accuracy, including the methods needed to correct for imperfect reference standard. Dr. Nandini Dendukuri, McGill University Ian Schiller, McGill University Health Centre‒Research ...