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

Watch it online live or later: http://webcast.otn.ca/mywebcast?id=62666767

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
Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 12:00-13:00
The Clinical Epidemiology Program presents
Evidence Live Manifesto: Why we need better evidence for better healthcare.
Speaker: Recorded audio of Carl Heneghan and discussion on the manifesto
Professor of Evidence-Based Medicine
Director, Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine; Fellow of Kellogg College
Location: General campus – Centre for Practice-Changing Research (CPCR) seminar room L1111

This event will not be videoconferenced or recorded

Recorded audio of Carl Heneghan and discussion on the manifesto

For more information on this Manifesto go to: http://evidencelive.org/manifesto/

 

Clinical Epidemiology Program Debates

For more information, contact jpeters@ohri.ca
Friday, June 30, 2017, 12:00-13:00
The Clinical Epidemiology Program presents
Reproducible Research: The Time is Now
Speaker: Nick Barrowman, PhD
Senior Statistician, Clinical Research Unit, Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa
Location: General campus – Centre for Practice-Changing Research (CPCR) seminar room L1111
(speaking from the General campus)

Civic campus: Loeb building, conference room #3

Can't make it in person? Watch it online live or later: http://webcast.otn.ca/mywebcast?id=62667147

This presentation will answer the following questions:

1. What is reproducible research?

2. Why is it so important, especially today?

3. What tools are readily available to implement a reproducible workflow?

Dr. Nick Barrowman is a biostatistician with 16 years of post-PhD experience in the design and analysis of clinical studies. He is Senior Statistician at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute and Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Ottawa. He has broad interests in applied statistics and has published widely in health research. He has also served as President of the Statistical Society of Ottawa and Statistical Consultant for the Canadian Medical Association Journal.


Clinical Epidemiology Program Rounds

 

 

For more information, contact jpeters@ohri.ca
Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 12:00-13:00
The Clinical Epidemiology Program presents
Knowledge synthesis in government to support vaccine guidance: Achieving methodology goals in a dynamic environment.
Speaker: Mathew Tunis, PhD, PCP
Public Health Agency of Canada , Ottawa
Location: General campus – Centre for Practice-Changing Research (CPCR) seminar room L1111

This event will not be videoconferenced or recorded

 

Clinical Epidemiology Program Debates

For more information, contact jpeters@ohri.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; jganton@ohri.ca) for more information about the research presented at OHRI seminars.