- Health economics, public health, public goods and the circular economy Rhiannon Tudor Edwards BSc. Econ, M.A., D.Phil., Hon. MFPH, FLSW, Bangor University, North Wales, UKDate: Friday, August 4, 2017 Time: 1:00-2:00pm Venue: Toronto General Hospital, Eaton Building, 10th Fl, 200 Elizabeth St, Rm 10EB240
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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...
Special Summer Rounds Session
Topic: Health economics, public health, public goods and the circular economy
Speaker: Rhiannon Tudor Edwards BSc. Econ, M.A. (University of Calgary), D.Phil., Hon. MFPH, FLSW. Rhiannon is Professor of Health Economics and Co-Director of the Centre for Health Economics and Medicines evaluation (CHEME), Bangor University, in North Wales. Rhiannon was a Commonwealth Fund Harkness Fellow in Health Policy, spending a year at Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, studying the business case for prevention.
Date: August 04, 2017
Time: 1 – 2 pm
Venue: Toronto General Hospital, Eaton Building, 200 Elizabeth Street, Toronto, 10th Floor, Room 240
Webinar: Register here
THETA presents at 2017 iHEA World Congress
The upcoming 2017 iHEA World Congress: Revolutions in the Economics of Health Systems will be hosted by the Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Several long oral presentations by THETA staff have been selected. Read 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.
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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: firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.