PROSPERO database celebrates 10,000 published records (and counting!)

PROSPERO, the international prospective register of systematic reviews produced by Centre for Reviews and Dissemination (CRD) at the University of York now holds over 10,000 published records. PROSPERO is helping reduce unplanned duplication and encouraging greater information sharing and collaboration worldwide. Registration increases transparency and helps safeguard against selective reporting; allowing  readers to compare published…

New INAHTA Listserv response summaries available

The following  listserv response summaries are now available in the members area (login required): 22) Reimbursement of middle ear implant for patients with mild to severe sensorineural hearing loss or with conductive and mixed hearing loss? (HAS, France) 21) Legal or judicial mandate for cost-effectiveness thresholds, e.g., “less than 1 and no more than 3…

INAHTA Training Webinar: Introduction to miniHTA

INAHTA members are invited to an upcoming training webinar offered by Dr. David Tivey, ASERNIP-S Introduction to miniHTA: A potential management & decision support tool for the hospital environment Wednesday 11 November 2015 12:00 noon – 1:30 pm CET (Brussels) Visit VN3 webpage for more information and to register. (login required)

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