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Programme

Themes

EBMLive 2020 will cover: Real-world data to improve practice; Patient involvement & collaboration; Communication of evidence.  Themes 1, 7 & 8 from the Manifesto

Threads running across all three days will include:

  1. Research leadership & mentorship (early career researchers & building capacity)
  2. Maximise your research and impact
  3. Closing the evidence gap in family and child health
  4. Knowledge exchange/translation

Confirmed Keynote Sessions/Speakers

Real-world Data – 09:00 – Monday 6th July
Tammy Clifford – Vice-President, Research Programs at CIHR
Tara Gomes – Epidemiologist and Scientist at St Michaels Hospital and ICES
Nav Persaud – Associate Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto

Making AI Useful – 16:30 – Monday 6th July

Patient Involvement – 11:00 – Tuesday 7th July
Andreas Laupacis (Chair) – Editor-in-Chief, CMAJ
Maureen Smith – Cochrane Consumer Executive Co-Chair, Board Member, Canadian Organization for Rare Disorders
Vincent Dumez – Co-director of the Centre of Excellence on Partnership with Patients and the Public
Carolyn Thomas – Founder, Heart Sisters

Child Health – 16:00 – Tuesday 7th July
Martin Offringa (Chair) – Neonatologist and clinical epidemiologist, The Hospital for Sick Children
Rulan Parekh – Clinician Scientist and Professor of Medicine and Paediatrics at the University of Toronto , The Hospital for Sick Children and University Health Network
Zuliiqar Bhutta – Inaugural Robert Harding Chair in Global Child Health at The Hospital for Sick Children, Co-Director of the SickKids Centre for Global Child Health and the Founding Director of the Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health at the Aga Khan University
Peter Szatmari – Chief, Child and Youth Mental Health Collaborative at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and The Hospital for Sick Children

Communication – 10:30 – Wednesday 8th July
Gordon Guyatt – Distinguished Professor, Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact at McMaster University
Timothy Caulfield –  Professor of law at the University of Alberta

The David L. Sackett Lecture 16:00 – Wednesday 8th July will be given by Professor Sharon Straus


EBMLive 2020 DRAFT Programme

2020 Registration
OPEN

Programme Coming Soon
July 6 - 8 2020