CADTH Lecture Series: Patient Engagement in Health Technology Assessment

CADTH is hosting a series of lectures by prominent scholars and opinion leaders to share their perspectives on some of the most pressing issues facing health technology assessment (HTA) and health care today. This event will be broadcast live from the 2015 CADTH Symposium in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

For those of you that aren’t able to make it out to CADTH’s Symposium in Saskatchewan this April, fear not! They will be broadcasting three live oral presentations on patient engagement in health technology assessment.

WHAT: Three presentations on Patient Engagement in Health Technology Assessment

WHO: Presenters Sarah Berglas, Dr. Marc Rhainds, Susan Bazylewski, and Louise Frederick

WHERE: Broadcast live from Saskatoon Saskatchewan

WHEN: April 13, 2015 4:30pm-6:00pm (Atlantic)

  • Using Patient Perspectives to Frame HTAs
    Sarah Berglas, Patient Engagement Officer, CADTH
  • Involving Patients in the Early Stages of the HTA Process: A Participatory Research Project
    Dr. Marc Rhainds, Medical and Scientific Coordinator, Health Technology Assessment Unit, CHU de Québec
  • Moving Beyond Good Intentions: Experience of a Saskatchewan Patient and Family Advisory Council
    Susan Bazylewski, Vice-President, Care Services, and Louise Frederick, Patient Family Advisory Committee, Saskatchewan Cancer Agency
There is no fee to participate but registration is required. The deadline to register is April 10th.


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