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EBMLive 2021 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


Patient Involvement – 11:00 – Tuesday 7th July

CHAIR: Dr. Laupacis is Editor-in-Chief of CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal and a specialist in internal medicine


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 – 17:00 – Tuesday 7th July

CHAIR: Martin Offringa, MD PhD  – 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


Zulfiqar 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

Professor Sharon Straus – Director, Knowledge Translation Program at St Michaels



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