- Trends in medical cannabis use in Canada, 2001-2016 Paul Grootendorst, PhD, Director of the Division of Social and Administrative Pharmacy and Associate professor in the Faculty of Pharmacy, and the School of Public Policy and Governance, University of Toronto Date: Friday, May 09, 2017 Time: 1:00-2:00pm Venue: Toronto General Hospital, Eaton Building, 10th Fl, 200 Elizabeth St, Rm 10EB240
Since 2008 THETA has been hosting lecture series THETA Rounds and inviting world experts to address various issues related to Health Technology Assessment, Clinical Research and Health Policy and Ethics fields. Read more...
Topic: Trends in medical cannabis use in Canada, 2001-2016
Speaker: Paul Grootendorst, PhD, Director of the Division of Social and Administrative Pharmacy in the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto; Associate professor in the Faculty of Pharmacy, and the School of Public Policy and Governance, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; Adjunct associate professor in the Department of Economics, McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada; Associate editor of Health Economics.
Date: June 09, 2017
Time: 1 – 2 pm
Venue: Toronto General Hospital, Eaton Building, 200 Elizabeth Street, Toronto, 10th Floor, Room 240
Webinar: Register here
Introduction to R for Health Researchers Course – new session
Teaching Faculty from the Biostatistics Research Unit (BRU) at UHN, THETA Collaborative and the Hospital for Sick Children will be offering a 1-day "Introduction to R for health researchers" course
Date: June 2, 2017
Time: 9 am - 5 pm.
Location: Toronto General Hospital, Eaton Building, 200 Elizabeth Street, Toronto, 10th Floor, Room 240
More information please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or check the course page to learn more.
The Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control (ARCC) 6th annual conference will take place from May 25th to 26th at the Hilton Toronto in Toronto, Ontario. Read more...
Happy International Clinical Trials Day!
International Clinical Trials Day is celebrated annually on the 20th May to mark the study by James Lind, in 1747 in his "A treatise of the scurvy" (at the James Lind Library) considered to be the first ever clinical trial.
The James Lind Library Copyright information: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
THETA contributions at 2017 CAHSPR Conference
The theme for this year’s Scientific Conference is “Towards an Accord for Change”. Canadian Association for Health Sevices and Policy Research (CAHSPR) Conference is in Toronto, Ontario on May 24-26, 2017. THETA staff is presenting an oral session and several posters at the conference. Read more...
Introduction to R for Health Researchers Course – new session in June
Teaching Faculty from the Biostatistics Research Unit (BRU) at UHN, THETA Collaborative and the Hospital for Sick Children will be offering a 1-day "Introduction to R for health researchers" course on June 2, 2017, 9 am - 5 pm. For more information please contact: email@example.com. Check the course page to learn more.
THETA student presents at Canadian Pain Society (CPS) 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting
Mary-Ellen Hogan, BScPhm, PharmD, MSc, PhD (C), Dr Murray Krahn student, is presenting at the CPS 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting. Her poster abstract: Suicide attempts and completions in chronic pain: a retrospective cohort study.
Introduction to health technology assessment - Medical Grand Rounds lecture
Dr. Krahn presenting
Title: Introduction to health technology assessment
Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Place: Toronto General Hospital, Eaton Wing, Ground Floor, Room #025/026
Toronto Western Hospital – Main Auditorium, 2 West Wing, Room #401
Mount Sinai Hospital – Auditorium, 18th Floor
New publication makes news at ISPOR and UHN
The International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) and the University Health Network (UHN) Newsroom announced today the publication of original research by Dr. Murray Krahn and Karen Bremner, et al. They found that treating children with cancer is more costly than treating adolescents or adults. Read more ...
Dr. Murray Krahn teaches pharmacoeconomics at School of Pharmacy, Addis-Ababa University, Ethiopia
Currently, Dr. Murray Krahn is in Addis Ababa teaching Masters level graduate course: "An introduction to pharmacoeconomics". Read more...
Posted Mar 15, 2017
2017 CADTH Symposium will be in Ottawa, Otario, from April 23, 2017 to April 25, 2017.
Every year THETA staff contributes substantially to this symposium, by leading workshops, oral and poster presentations as well as discussion panels. Read more...
THETA's Year in Review - a short look back
The 2016 has been a very eventful year for THETA Collaborative staff and students. Read more about the highlights of their accomplishments...