Job Opportunities at HQO, Ontario

Health Quality Ontario (HQO) is seeking candidates for the following positions: Manager, Clinical Reviews Health Quality Ontario http://www.hqontario.ca/Portals/0/Documents/about/careers-eds-manager-clinical-reviews.pdf Deadline: October 19, 2015 Manager, Health Economic Evaluation, Health Technology Assessment Program Health Quality Ontario http://www.hqontario.ca/Portals/0/Documents/about/careers-eds-manager-health-economic-evaluation.pdf Deadline: October 19, 2015

New INAHTA Listserv response summaries available

12 listserv response summaries are now available in the members area (login required): Guidelines/policies on HTA for Primary Care? (DECIT) Methodological Guidelines and processes for developing these in your country? (DECIT) Guidelines or policies on Health Equity? (DECIT) Use of Plasmapheresis as complimentary/alternative medicine treatment for general wellbeing? (MaHTAS) Newborn screening for inborn errors of…

Updated MoU between WHO and INAHTA

The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between WHO and INAHTA, originally signed in 2009, was amended to reflect the current strategic vision of each organization, and to define areas of shared interest for future collaboration.  Visit the Global Collaborations page for more information.

Southern African HTA Society Conference, 10-12 Sept. 2015

CMeRC together with the Southern African HTA Society, SAHTAS is hosting a 3-day regional HTA conference to be held in Johannesburg, South Africa. 1st regional HTA Conference 2015 10-12 September, Southern Sun OR Tambo, Johannesburg Health Technology Assessment enabling improved healthcare Download flyer with further information  SAHTAS Flyer FINAL  

3 New Listserv Reports Available

Summary reports of three recent listserv questions are now available. Members can login to view these reports: – Assessment reports on “Disability in Speech-Language Disorders” in children ≤ 4 years old? (AETSA, Spain) – Agency policies or practices for data sharing? (CADTH, Canada) – Request about Modular Seating Systems for children? (HAS, France)  

INAHTA Elections – Polls open April 20

The Nominating Committee is pleased to announce that four individuals have stepped forward as nominees for the two upcoming Director vacancies. The candidate forms are available now for preview on the INAHTA website members area (login required).  Polls will be open April 20 – May 4 inclusive.

Workshop: The Managed Introduction of New Medicines, 11-13 May 2015 in Warsaw, Poland

INAHTA member, Agency for Health Technology Assessment and Tariff System (formerly named AHTAPol, Poland), in co-operation with PIPERSKA GROUP is offering a 3–day international workshop entitled "The Managed Introduction of New Medicines" to be held in Warsaw, Poland the 11-13 May 2015. This workshop is addressed to healthcare professionals involved with enhancing the rational use…