Seminars & Events

Friday, June 23, 2017, 12:00-13:00
The Clinical Epidemiology Program presents
A Patient Engagement in Research Training Series *** Health economic analyses based on real-world data: Bridging the gap between clinical and policy decisions
Speaker: Kednapa Thavorn, BPharm, MPharm, PhD
Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
Health Economist & Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, The Ottawa Hospital
Assistant Professor, School of Epidemiology and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa
Adjunct Scientist, Institute of Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES@UOttawa)
Location: General campus – Centre for Practice-Changing Research (CPCR) seminar room L1111 (speaking from the General campus)

Civic campus: Loeb building, conference room #3

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Following this session, participants will:

  • Understand the types of health economic analyses and real-word data
  • Understand the roles of real-world data in health economic analyses
  • Recognize potential sources for real-world data in Canada
  • Appreciate examples of health economic analyses based on real-world data
  • Understand the challenges of using real-world data for health economic analyses


The Ottawa Methods Centre’s Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research group is collaborating with various provincial experts in patient-oriented research to offer a series of informative webinars.

The focus is on providing researchers with the “how-to” and basics of undertaking patient-oriented research. Expect helpful lessons on research methods and approaches to achieving meaningful patient engagement in your research.


For more information, please contact SPOR-OMC@TOH.CA

Please note that OHRI seminars are open to all members of OHRI and partner institutions. Members of the general public are asked to contact the communications office (613-737-8899 x 73325; for more information about the research presented at OHRI seminars.